Snaps For Shelter

Shannon Scott Photography’s “Snaps For Shelter” This spring, I took on a personal project that was a far greater experience than I could have imagined. While in bed one night, when my mind was racing and I couldn’t sleep, I came up with an idea that would allow me to use my photography business to…

For the Love of Weddings

“I felt my lungs inflate with the onrush of scenery—air, mountains, trees, people.  I thought, "This is what it is to be happy.” ~ Sylvia Plath I do love an outdoor wedding. There is something about the great outdoors that adds to a wedding. They seem less formal to me. It seems as if Mother Nature adds…

Lifestyle Senior Portraits

It’s about telling your story. It means going beyond a single yearbook picture. It’s about you and your life. When booking your portrait session, consider your interests. Do you play an instrument? Do you practice ballet? Are you a painter? Do you raise a 4-H animal? I want to incorporate these elements of your life…

A Lifestyle Session in a Nutshell

According to Wikipedia lifestyle photography is "a style of portrait / people photography which aims to capture and document real-life events, situations, or milestones in an artistic manner and the art of the everyday." The beauty of a lifestyle session is that it isn't scripted and posing isn't required. It is meant to capture the…

Magnificent Mo

When it comes to photographing weddings, Mo is my sidekick. I couldn’t and wouldn’t do a wedding without her.  What does Mo do? You should really be asking  what DOESN’T Mo do because that list would be much shorter. But I will give you some insight into what my wedding companion does. First of all,…