wppi : las vegas 2011

wppi : wedding + portrait photographer's international. it's a convention, for photographers. and it is HUGE. I think there were something like 16,000 photographers there from all over the world. needless to say, it's easy to be a little intimidated. and because it's important for me to be real with you guys, i will say that at times...

fun 101 : march 5th!

hi friends! the next gem photo: fun 101 beginner's photography workshop is coming up quickly : march 5th, 2011. there are still some spots left so please email me : emily@gem-photo.com to sign up. we will be going over getting started with photography : the elements of exposure, aperture, shutter speed, ISO, composition and...

jeremy + ashley : las vegas portraits

This past week I have been running around like crazy ; listening to different seminars by some of the most amazing photographers in this industry, hanging out with dear friends in Las Vegas, and even taking a few photos... no one said this was a vacation! One of the most wonderful opportunities this week was actually a workshop held by...

palm springs : travel

this past sunday I went straight from this : rockin' my snow overalls at our high school winter retreat... to this... I'm taking a little mini-vacay at the Ace Hotel in Palm Springs. I came down Sunday for Hitched! There will be much more to come on that epic wedding event, but today I will still be relaxing by the pool and...