Jack Goes to College | Austin, TX | Dog Photoshoot

Jack Goes to College | Austin, TX | Dog Photoshoot

Jack is a very classy freshman trying to impress everyone in his bowtie - which he did. Ever since he was a pup, Jack has been an avid reader. It makes sense that he would eventually want to study literature. Jack loves Sherlock Holmes, and he always imagined what it would be like to investigate and solve crimes in the United Kingdom; he just needed to find a new friend to be his Watson. 

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S. Nordlund Studio | Custom Logo

S. Nordlund Studio | Custom Logo

I remember that moment when Stephanie and I were talking about her Etsy shop and selling her work. We were both in Austin at the time and lounging by my apartment complex's pool. It was both of our senior years - her's with the graduate program at University of Texas and mine with St. Edward's University. We were talking about all sorts of things (plans for both of our graduations, what we'll do in the real, why the pool was green - I lived in a really great *cheap* place at the time). We started to talk about art, and that's when Stephanie told me she was considering opening an Etsy shop to sell her illustrations. Even at that point when she was dabbling with the idea, she talked about creating illustration for children.

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Wedding Photography Workshop | Garden Grove | Buda, TX

Wedding Photography Workshop | Garden Grove | Buda, TX

That’s the strange, but beautiful thing about Texas weather: part of the day is storming and dark, but then the other part is bright and sunny. The venue was beautifully decorated for the wedding workshop and styled shoot that I was attending. Never have I ever took a wedding photography workshop nor was the second shooter for a wedding, and, up to this moment, I’ve been the primary for seven weddings. Even if I decide to not specialize in wedding photography, I knew I needed to learn more about the business, how to handle weddings, and photography in general.

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