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We booked Ben & Ray’s wedding on a Monday, and shot their engagement session the following Sunday. Can you have a whirlwind romance with your photographer? These two were so easy to photograph. And really, it’s not even because they’re gorgeous. It’s because they look at each other in a way that says everything about […]

Ben & Ray : Engagement

We met Cassidy & Dayton at a bright sunny spot on Possum Kingdom Lake a day AFTER their engagement session was scheduled. Why? Because it rained buckets on the day we had scheduled, and for seven days leading up to it. Our original location was a swamp. But it wasn’t a swamp up on top […]

Dayton & Cassidy : Engagement


We spent a week in Marfa recently, working our faces off. Don’t worry, they’ve grown back. And it was totally worth the limited time we were without faces, because we LOVE what we captured for all our Marfa Adventure Clients! The majority of what we photographed is for our SKINbyMcG brand, and like always, we’ve […]

Landrie & JT : Engagement



The weather around here has been SO unpredictable lately… or, I guess, has been predictably Texas springtime weather, which means we never know from one day to the next if the forecast will be even remotely right. We were worried about thunderstorms and high winds on the date we had scheduled to shoot Riley & […]

Riley & Caitlyn : Engagement

We didn’t intend for this engagement session to be fast, but right around the time Brooke & JD changed into their second outfit, the mosquitoes came out in force. It was seriously unlike anything Mack and I have seen, which is a big deal because we’ve been doing this for a while. We were all […]

Brooke & JD : Engagement