I’m a professional photographer, filmmaker, musician, podcaster, and author based in Dallas, TX. I'm obsessed with tattoos, my two huskies, and being my own person.
How to Succeed in College While Pursuing a Career
Invest in a planner and use it. It might seem a bit counterproductive to spend your time planning how you’re going to spend your time. However, this is the best way to figure out your schedule to maximize your productivity during the day. Invest in a planning system (such as a digital calendar/reminder, or even a physical planner) to plan out your goals, day-to-day tasks, and important events/deadlines.
Editing Tips for Beginner Photographers
If you're a beginner in photography, you're probably well aware that your photos come out a little far from perfect. Luckily, there's editing software!
10 Steps to Starting Your Own Photography Business
1. Know Your Way Around a Camera First and foremost, you have to be considered a photographer. If you're not sure where to start, check out this article on picking a decent DSLR camera, and this article about the basics of photography. All in all, you need to know how to operate a camera, learn lighting and editing techniques, and so much more in order to be considered a professional photographer.
Easy Decor, DIY Gifts, & Recipes to Make the Best Christmas Ever
The holidays are upon us—which means it's time to start decorating and preparing a menu for Christmas dinner! Here I've compiled a list of a few helpful ideas that may give you some inspiration during this holiday season.
How To Stay Motivated
First and foremost, I am a procrastinator. I was the classmate in high school who asked you for your study guide the night before a big exam. And, unfortunately, that has followed me to my adult life.
Photography Talk for Beginners: Camera Selection, Operation, and Practicing
Obviously, if you want to start a photography business, you’re going to need a camera. Camera Selection So first thing’s first: camera selection! Whether your budget is $200 or $2,000, you can't go wrong with a DSLR. Now, you could start out with a simple point-and-shoot camera, but you eventually want to work your way up to a DSLR, because DSLRs have interchangeable lenses, and the settings can be changed up a LOT more than with a simple point-and-shoot.
I'm Not a Poet
I’m not a poet. I’m not. It’s not in my blood — it never was, and it never will be. I think it’s because I’ve learned and fabricated my thoughts
The Best Thanksgiving Recipes
I've rounded up the best Thanksgiving recipes from various sources so you don't have to scramble! Here you'll find appetizers, sides, main dishes, desserts, and even some nifty ideas for any leftovers (although, these recipes are so tasty I doubt you'll have any!) Be sure to check out all the original sources listed!