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A Piece of My Heart (Yes, I Wrote About Myself😘) | Crystal Lily Photography | Southern California | Central Florida | Weddings, Lifestyle, Boudoir

Welcome, May!  May this month please bring more kindness, warmth, love, happiness and all of the good vibes the universe can afford after such a rough start to the Spring season.  If you follow me regularly, then you already know April held the saddest experience I’ve ever encountered in saying goodbye to my beloved Chihuahua […]

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Every wedding photographer is different and the processes photographers choose to incorporate into their workflow is ultimately up to them.  However, when it comes to shopping for a photographer, it’s easy to feel overwhelmed with so many options at varying price points.  There are eight things you should get from your wedding photographer and you […]

Eight Things You Should Get From Your Wedding Photographer | Crystal Lily Photography | Southern California | Central Florida | Los Angeles + Orlando + Destinations

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Muddy Boots & Magic Skies | Irvine Regional Park | Orange County, California Engagement Photos

This Orange County, California engagement session in Irvine Regional Park with Danielle and David was so laid back and dreamy! Danielle found me on Facebook and from our first conversation I knew we were going to get along.  I knew this, because she had also seen an ad where I was basically my complete self […]

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This travel inspired styled wedding shoot is full of ideas for the couple who loves to wander. It’s no secret that I’m a big travel junkie.  After two years on the road, touring the country and a decent chunk of the western hemisphere, my version of “slowing down” has still involved me hopping on a […]

Wanderlust & Whimsy | Travel Inspired Wedding | Styled Shoot | Florida Photographer

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12 Reasons Why Wedding Photography Pricing is “CRAZY”

Chances are you or someone you know has gotten married or is getting married and wedding photography has proven to be a pretty important, rather tough decision.  Money is almost ALWAYS a big deciding factor and the words cheap, affordable, and expensive are all relative when it comes to finding someone to capture such an […]

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I couldn’t be happier with this wedding elopement anniversary session in Joshua Tree National Park just outside of Palm Springs, California. After moving to Southern California in 2012, leaving to travel in 2017, and returning periodically for clients over the last two years, I FINALLY made it to Joshua Tree!  AND I got to photograph […]

Joshua Tree, California | Wedding Elopement Anniversary Session | Palm Springs

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Cypress Grove Park Engagement Photos | Orlando, Florida

These Cypress Grove Park engagement photos taken in Orlando, Florida will make you want to take your honey for a stroll in the park! Let’s talk about SWEET-HEARTS! I love sweet/shy couples, because more often than not, they’re super chill to work with and beyond easy-going (although pretty much all of my couples are easy-going). […]

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Hiring a wedding photographer comes with a bit more to think about beyond whether or not a person can take good photos.  You may have found someone whose photography style you like, but that doesn’t necessarily mean they’re going to be the right fit for you and in some cases you might not be a […]

Six Things to Consider When Hiring A Wedding Photographer

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Wedding Day Joy

It’s no secret that I love my couples and I love the energy they share with me on wedding days.  Every couple I get to work with has their own unique style and personality for me to capture and I absolutely love seeing their expressions throughout the day.  If I could use one word to […]

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I’m so excited to share this elopement from the Culver Hotel in the Culver City neighborhood of Los Angeles!  Let me first say that I LOVE weddings!  They’re super fun and I get to work with really great couples, but elopements definitely hold a special place in my heart.  They’re so intimate and there is […]

Elopement Looks Good On You | Culver Hotel Elopement | Los Angeles, California Wedding Photographer

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