hacienda wedding inspiration // em the gem

hacienda el carmen // mexico wedding inspiration

Recently I shared about my experience in Mexico at Jose Villa's workshop and why it meant so much to me... aside from being totally inspired as an artist, one of the most incredible things I walked away with was a...
versailles paris // em the gem

versailles / paris

I miss France. Being around buildings and things that have existed for centuries before me fills me with a kind of wonder that I don't know how to capture any other way. It's a kind of magic. xo. Photographed on film // Developed + scanned by Richard...
el carmen, mexico // em the gem

el carmen mexico / and why film matters

Recently I had the amazing opportunity to travel to El Carmen, Mexico to attend Jose Villa's workshop. Jose is a photographer I admire very much... he has the rare ability to remain an artist first and a businessman second. And after having run my own wedding photography business for 5 years I am convinced this is an incredible...
paris travel photographer // em the gem

A look back : 2013

feeling my way through the darkness guided by a beating heart i can't tell where the journey will end but i know where to start wake me up when it's all over when I'm wiser and I'm older all this time I was finding myself and I didn't know I was...
Annecy, France by Em the Gem

annecy, france

Annecy was my favorite place we visited on our trip to France this spring. Maybe because Italy is my soul country, and they call Annecy the Venice of...