HOUSTON + AUSTIN
WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHY

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hey there! i’m kristen.

 

I have always been a little rebellious and a lot impulsive, to say that I love adventure is an understatement. I eloped at 19 and have been wildly in love with my adventure buddy ever since. Epic elopements along the cliffs of California weren't a thing back then, but getting married in a giant, fancy church with hundreds of people watching wasn't really my thing. I was crazy in love and ready to fly off to a new life with my husband. So, just like that, we did it.

But you know the only thing that I regret? Not having more photos to look back on. I have ONE, I repeat ONE photograph from that day. I have very little to show our girls from the day we said "I do". I don't regret eloping at all, in fact, elopements are what set my soul on fire, but I do wish I had photos from that special day.

But that's okay, I got you. Whatever your day looks like, however big or small, let's make sure you have beautiful, authentic images from the day your adventure begins.

WHAT I’M ALL ABOUT


 Each wedding day is truly unique and I believe deeply that there is beauty in every type of wedding. I love imperfections, I love emotions, and I love capturing your day the way it is so that you will be able to look back on your photos years from now and all of those same feelings will come bubbling back up. 
 
I am not about some over-posed, fake-feeling version of who you are. that’s not real and you deserve more than that.
 
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WEDDING COLLECTIONS

 

Collection 1

$6,000

This is the ultimate wedding experience. This collection covers everything in your wedding day from getting ready to your magical reception with your closest family and friends. Everything plus a second photographer and a portrait session!

Includes:
8 hours of consecutive wedding coverage
Engagement or Bridal Session
Second photographer
Customized online gallery
Digital download of high-resolution images
Print release + printing rights


Collection 2

$5,000

The full day experience. This collection covers everything in your wedding day from getting ready, portraits, to your magical reception with your closest family and friends plus a second photographer and a portrait session!

Includes:
6 hours of consecutive wedding coverage
Engagement or Bridal Session
Second photographer
Customized online gallery
Digital download of high-resolution images
Print release + printing rights


Collection 3

$4,500

Your perfect wedding day. This collection allows me to cover your wedding day from getting ready to reception. This is the perfect package for smaller weddings.

Includes:
6 hours of consecutive wedding coverage
Customized online gallery
Digital download of high-resolution images
Print release + printing rights


Collection 4

$3,000

Let’s just do this. This collection allows me to cover ceremony and portraits and even a little bit of reception. We can adjust the 4 hours to fit what you want covered. This is the perfect package for elopements/ intimate weddings or post-wedding receptions.

Includes:
4 hours of consecutive coverage
Customized online gallery
Digital download of high-resolution images
Print release + printing rights

 

*additional hours may be added for $750 per hour
*portrait sessions may be added for $600

Texas Sales Tax at 8.25% will be added to all collections

some kind words…

 

 

“I'll start with this: We LOVE Kristen!!!! I found Kristen on The Knot when I was searching for a wedding photographer. I absolutely loved her style and the colors her photos have when she edits. We decided to move forward with her and had our engagement photos with her. The engagement photos turned out wonderfully and it only made me more confident in our decision to book her. Leading up to our wedding day, Kristen was so responsive to every email I sent her - always answering within the day, and more often within an hour or so! She was super helpful not only with photography questions, but also just with overall timing of the day and helping in any way she could. On our wedding day, Kristen arrived as expected and immediately starting taking photos. She captured every aspect of our day, from details to portraits, to our dance party! We got our full gallery back last week and I truly felt that I was reliving our day as I looked through them. Kristen did an amazing job of not only taking pictures, but truly capturing the emotion of our big day. I genuinely hope I have the opportunity to work with Kristen again in the future”

- Madison + Destin

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meet my associates

These two right here are what make up my ride-or die team. We have been working together for so long I cannot count the number of wedding cakes we have shoved in our faces while holding a camera in the other hand.

 
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Kirsten

Kirsten is local to Austin and has been a bad-ass photographer for a few years now. She is a lover of tattoos, traveling and completely obsessed with Jurassic Park (in fact, she had her own wedding at Kualoa Ranch, where they filmed the movies - how rad is that?) She loves to tell the love stories that she sees through her incredibly artistic eye. 
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Dani

Dani splits her time between Houston, where she lives with her husband and pups, and Austin where she goes to school at The University of Texas. This chick has a degree in Nuclear Engineering (whoa!) and a minor in Arts & Crafts (just kidding… sort of). With a camera and good vibes always in tow, she loves hanging out with rad couples while documenting the love they share for one another. Her eye for moments is incredible and her connection to her art is one you don’t see often.
 
 

 Are you ready to book your dream wedding photographer? First, let me answer a few questions.

 
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Q + A

 
Question
 
Answer
 

Do you travel? and do you charge a travel fee?

 

Absolutely! My passport and hiking boots are packed, where are we going? I love to travel and adventure, so if you are planning something awesome - let me know and we can discuss any travel costs that may be associated. I plan several trips every year, so I may already be headed to your area (check here) and no additional travel costs would apply. I'm kind of like a rock band on tour.

 

Do you have insurance?

 

Of course! Many venues require that vendors have insurance, if yours requires something specific let me know. But I've got a solid insurance plan ready to go.

 

How would you describe your photography style?

 

As you have seen throughout my website, most of my work focuses on the emotion, connection and the feeling of the day. I am not into cheesey-super-posed images or pretend smiles. I want REAL. I want you to look back at your images and feel the feelings all over again. Of course I will include any group or family shots that you want, because I know how important those are for Mom and Grandma-but most of the day will be spent capturing your day as it happens.

 

When will we get our images?

 

After your wedding day, you will receive a 'sneak peek' within a week to share on Facebook and Instagram, I know our family and friends are dying to see. I then take my time carefully editing your photos and will deliver within 8 weeks! You will have barely made it back home from your tropical honeymoon and unwrapped all of your wedding gifts. For engagement and portrait sessions, typical turn-around is 2 - 4 weeks from your shoot date.

 

Do you deliver raw files?

 

The short answer, no. I totally understand that you may want to edit your photos yourself, or have a friend edit to save money, but delivering a RAW image would be delivering an image that is not complete. Every image that you see of mine has been edited to fit my vision, my art. That is what you fell in love with and that is what you are hiring me for.

 

How do we book you?

 

It's pretty simple. Send over a completed contact form so I can get some details about you (I respond really quickly). Then I will send over a booking proposal with a contract - a 50% retainer is due to secure your date - and BOOM! you've got yourself a wedding photographer.

 

THE BOOKING PROCESS:

Step 1. Schedule your consultation call with me

Step 2. Reserve your date with signed contract + retainer

Step 3. We start planning your dream wedding day

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let’s chat about your perfect day

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