Traveling the world, photographing couples in love & wrangling two little ones!
Jesus & Eric | Now Amber Puerto Vallarta Mexico Wedding August 9, 2019 What a dream! That’s all I can say about Jesus & Eric’s Wedding this past Friday! From Chicago, and all across the US, their friends & families flew into Puerto Vallarta Mexico. If you’re not sure where that is, it is on […]
Overcoming my fears of a SPRAY TAN! I know what you’re thinking. ARIKA you’re a photographer, don’t photographers hate spray tans?!? And yes for the most part spray tans are not very fun to edit, you can add sunburns, and tan lines to the list of that as well. Getting skin tones correct and looking […]
Isn’t the Capital building in Downtown Richmond one of the prettiest places you ever seen?! I’m seriously obsessed with it, and was so excited to finally get to do a shoot there!
Rachel and Joshua had a sweet and intimate vow renewal last night in Apex, NC! They brought me in to take their family & couples portraits, and I got there a little bit early to capture the end of their ceremony and some of their reception set up! We were lucky enough to dodge the […]