How to Get Good Photos | Wedding Guest Edition

I’m so excited to share with you a wedding photographer’s advice on How to Get Good Photos as a Wedding Guest! How to Get Good Photos Wedding Guest Edition. I see you. Sitting at Table 9 with your husband and cute kids. You either LOVE family photos or you haven’t been dressed up for one […]

October 23, 2019

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Victims of Monte Cristo Ballroom

I am feeling for so many couples as I write this blog post. The Victims of what I will deem “The Monte Cristo Ballroom Scandal” deserve so much more than what went down. Here’s what I know: Monte Cristo Ballroom suddenly went out of business with next to no warning to couples who put down […]

October 20, 2019

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Designing Wedding Table Spreads

This, my amazing gracious brides, is a tough love SJP Bride Tip. I know it is one many brides are not wanting to hear in the age of Pinterest & DIY planning. Let’s talk Designing Wedding Table Spreads. This is not a DIY blog post. I wouldn’t advise you sew your own dress for the […]

March 18, 2019

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Number One Wedding Day Tip

Today, I’m going to write about my Number One Wedding Day Tip. I know it won’t be what you’re expecting because it has NOTHING to do with photography. My number one wedding day tip is to plan time for NOTHING. My heart is already breaking for all of the brides who will skim past this […]

February 21, 2019

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What is Gicleè?

The SJP 35% off annual Valentine’s Day Print Sale is LIVE for the very first time! I’m sure by now, many of you have clicked into your galleries and have experienced a little bit of sticker shock on these prints. You see, they are more pricey than just about anything you can purchase publicly as […]

February 11, 2019

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A Photographers Top 3 Tips for Bridal Makeup

I feel a tiny bit out of my element as my role on the wedding day is not professional hair and makeup, but advocate, friend and photographer. That being said, I’ve observed an awful lot. Tip #1: COMMUNICATE OPENLY with your artist. Your makeup artist wants you to LOVE the way you look. It’s the […]

January 25, 2019

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Top Three Washington Wedding Venues

Clynn and I have been active wedding photographers for over three years now! With over 70 weddings documented, I am blown away at how many wedding venues are in Washington State. I’ve only repeated venues two or three times and there are so many venues I’ve yet to visit. Options are surly not limited here […]

November 13, 2018

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Nice To Meet You!

Welcome! My name is Jaclynn and this is my legacy; to beautifully preserve yours. I capture Editorial quality portraiture editing in true to life color with an authenticity that will lead you to question any doubts that may arise concerning the beauty of your life. –Woah. That’s loaded. Now what if I said it were […]

October 15, 2018

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Plan Experiences Before Photos | Bride Tips

The more experience I gain as a photographer the more my brides trust me. I am so incredibly grateful for this. When I was first starting out, I would constantly get bombarded to replicate images from Pinterest. Pinterest is an AMAZING resources for brides today. However, when it comes to tattoos, makeup, and photos it […]

October 12, 2018

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Do’s and Don’ts of Eloping | SJP Bride Tips

Of the 70+ weddings I’ve had the honor of photographing, only THREE of them were elopements! I LOVE elopements and that my elopement brides were so great about what to skimp on, and what to not leave out. Here are a few SJP Bride Tips for eloping and keeping it classy + memorable with a […]

July 2, 2018

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