I'm a dreamer who finds great joy in creating and capturing connection and beauty wherever I go.
I'm Ruth and I'm so happy you're here. This journal is about weddings, engagement sessions, planning tips, and travels. Stay a while and say hello!
This romantic Hotel Zamora wedding day styled shoot in St. Pete Beach was a dream come true. I had a wonderful time exploring the Hotel Zamora all day to find the perfect hidden nooks for romantic wedding portraits. This mediterranean inspired venue in St. Pete brings romance right to the beach and with the perfect […]
Featured on The Knot! Choosing a theme for your wedding day can be difficult, but I always encourage my couples to follow their heart! When you have something special in your life, use that to create the day of your dreams. That’s exactly what Mandy and Diego did by taking the colors and fun of […]
Featured on Wedding Chicks! This romantic wedding inspiration shoot at BellaCosa Lakeside felt like a fairytale all day long. From the gorgeous European architecture to the elegant details planned by our incredible team, this styled shoot is simply beautiful! I’m so excited to be sharing it today and I hope it inspires couples looking to […]
Andrea and Ricky are married! Honestly, their wedding day felt so warm and like a big celebration of love. Somehow, I feel like I’ve known the bride and groom forever and their wedding day only extended that feeling. They planned a romantic and intimate Red Mesa Cantina wedding day for their closest family and friends […]
Sometimes, people come into our lives and we realize they were meant to be there all along. Madison and Zac are like that for each other. They met 13 years ago because their moms are friends and they were around each other a lot. Despite that, it was only in the last few years that […]
I’m so excited to be sharing today’s blog with you! While I was attending the ShowIt United Conference in Arizona this year, I had the chance to photograph one of their wedding inspiration shoots. This stunning shoot was inspired by the desert and reminded me why I LOVE destination wedding photography so much! It’s always […]
There are some love stories that are just meant to be, and Alyssa and Jose have one of those stories. They’ve known each other since they were in high school and while romance didn’t seem to be in the cards at first, they tried again many years later and as Alyssa said, “it’s been a […]
When I think of Chris and Kaci’s wedding day, the first word that comes to mind is “elegant”. They planned a gorgeous wedding day at The Regent in Riverview FL that I had the pleasure of photographing! We had the most beautiful gardens for their portraits, and they chose a stunning color scheme for the […]
Congratulations, Shelly and Todd! I had the pleasure of spending part of my Valentine’s Day with the newlyweds this year as they tied the knot in an intimate Downtown Tampa wedding at the courthouse. Their love story reminds me of a movie plot in the best ways, it’s truly beautiful. This was the perfect way […]
Congratulations to Maggie and Faniel! The newlyweds planned a beautiful outdoor travel-inspired wedding day at Casa Lantana. With both an outdoor ceremony and reception, Maggie and Faniel’s day was a dream! We lucked out with a great day in Brandon, FL for their Casa Lantana wedding celebration. One thing I really loved about their celebration […]
Planning help for your big day! From the moment you are engaged, to the day of your wedding. I share all my wedding tips!