This year, we have decided to bring on a more permanent team member. Someone to work alongside Brooks and I as a third head photographer and help us in the day-to-day office work. Little did we know we’d find someone who has an amazing eye for not only capturing beauty, but also creating it…someone who can break out in song right along with me (and even harmonize like no other)...and someone who is just charming AF (I mean, look at that adorable nose crunching grin). We would like to introduce to you, the newest member of the Swatch Studios Team: Arianna.Read More
When the sun hides behind the grey skies of the late fall and early winter don’t put your engagement session plans to a halt. This couple is the perfect example of why.Read More
Let's face it, you're bound to forget something on your wedding day. After attending countless weddings, I have compiled a list of commonly forgotten items to add to your wedding day checklist.Read More
Now that we are halfway through this wonderful season, we wanted to take a minute to share some tips on how to help ensure your wedding photos will be blog-worthy and Pinterest-ready. So here are a few things to keep in mind for your wedding day from getting ready, to the little details, location scouting and, my favorite, the timeline!
This week, we are covering how to work your first look and your portrait session into your wedding day timeline. Although we don’t like to push our couples one way or the other, we do feel there are many benefits of doing a first look and I’ve even written an entire post dedicated to why we feel this way. On the other hand, it’s not for everyone. If you are totally against it, read no further (or, just read for fun). We will cover your other options next week!Read More
What better way to spend our first New Year's Eve as The Claytons than doing what we do best? We rang in the new year with the sweetest couple, the most fun bridal party, all things gold & glam, and a party to remember for years to come!Read More