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It’s not often that you get to share in the magic of a moment, but this is one of those times. I was chatting with Kristina from Girl Gone Grits Food Styling by way of email—we were talking about possible collaborations and how we could work together. I had an idea for something glittery, fun, […]

The Glittery Secrets Of A Strawberry Photoshoot

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As a creative entrepreneur for nearly seven years, I get to do what I love every day. My work’s evolution has been great, and I’ve learnt so much about myself and how to spend my time. I’ve also had great teachers. They helped me find my voice and communicate effectively and meaningfully with clients. No […]

Why I Love Being A Creative Entrepreneur

Woman with a hat standing on a sidewalk in front of a building on South First St. in Austin, Texas.
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The experience of working with me is like a lively, colorful, and inspiring ride on a roller coaster. I value three things: fun, innovation, and integrity, which means that I am constantly pushing myself to do my best work and keep my clients inspired and excited about what we create together. When you hire me […]

What Happens When You Hire Me as Your Food Photographer?

Tacos on a white plate with a pink background
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Photographing ice cream is not only a fun job, but it’s one that’s helped me make connections with real people and their products. Henal Patel of Real Artisan Ice Cream reached out to me for a shoot recently. I was so excited to work with someone who is so passionate about their work. These ice […]

Recent Work: Photographing Ice Cream Is The Coolest Job Ever

Real Artisan Ice Cream presented on a vibrant color
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Do we really need to hire a food stylist for this shoot? It’s a common question, especially from first-time clients. They’re afraid that hiring a stylist will be too expensive, and they also wonder if it’s necessary in the first place. After all, that’s what the photographer is for, right? But here’s the thing: you […]

The Most Asked Question I Get from First-Time Clients, Answered

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I don’t post my personal political opinions often, but in this post I’m making an exception. My heart hurts for myself, and for all women in America today. I worry about what will happen to us in the future. June 24th, 2022, will go down in history as a day of infamy for American women. […]

My Heart Hurts For American Women

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Working with G Squared Pizza was a pleasure. First, Garrett Ghoering from G Squared Pizza hired the Austin Food Guide team to create new shots for their upcoming gelato and sandwich lines. Working with G Squared Pizza is always a fun time. Additionally, Garrett is creative, professional, and fun. G Squared has an excellent product, […]

Working With G Squared Pizza (Again!)

Flat lay of hands holding sandwiches and salads.
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Photography is empowering. It opens up new perspectives and creates connections to our past, present, and future. Not convinced? Take food photography. Whether you’re taking pictures of your own culinary creations or simply sharing a favorite meal with friends via social media, there are numerous ways that these snapshots can enrich our lives. Food photography […]

Food Photography Is Empowering

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I like being able to give my readers photographs of chocolate that are both beautiful and scrumptious. I also want to show them what it takes for me to pull off all that magic, so they can see how I shot this cocoalicious image. The process of creating this picture session, from conception to conclusion, […]

How I Shot This Cocoalicious Photo Shoot

Spoons in embedded in cocoa powder with cinnamon sticks and chocolate chips
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As a food photographer, I find myself looking for captivating food images that portray the excitement and beauty of food. I’ll tell you why. I’ve asked chefs, restauranteurs, food stylists, and many people what makes me stand out when it comes to photographing food. Some said I’m bold, some said I’m imaginative, while others simply […]

Reasons Why People Are Drawn To Me As A Food Photographer

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