Shooting weddings bridges so many elements of my life's passions together: surrounding myself with positive people, traveling to amazing locations, and documenting life’s once in a lifetime moments. I realized that I could do photojournalism on people’s best day, rather than their worst. Wedding photography inspired me to be a better human, and quite literally saved my life because it gave me a purpose again. I've photographed weddings since 2014, and I fall in love with them more and more after each passing year.
The moment I discovered weddings, everything changed.
While serving in the Army in Germany, I developed a passion for traveling and documenting everything I experienced. I bought a little Sony point-and-shoot camera that I carried everywhere, and I’d photograph my experiences. Whether it be exploring Europe or during a dangerous mission in Iraq, I was shooting my camera. Once I left the military in 2010, I attended school for photojournalism and had dreams of being a war photographer. I A few years later I photographed my first wedding...