Frinally: First Friday Recap

jessica ryan photography lay flat design of mobile website and note from wedding photographer

Today is the first Friday Recap on the new Jessica Ryan Photography website! I was planning on writing this post about the new launch, the Google stats from yesterday and all of my Thank-You’s! I even took the time to photograph this flat-lay design and everything! As my website launched yesterday I enjoyed spending some quality time with my friend, … Read More

How I See Love

Sunday morning coffee with your fiancé

I have been doing a lot of work behind the scenes getting photographs & writing together for my new website. I have been making a conscious effort to stop & ask, “What does this photograph say? What is my photography saying? Am I continuously coming across correctly with my heart, with my style & with my choice of photograph? How … Read More

The Sharpie Covered Wall- New Year

I could trace my hand delicately across every surface in my childhood home and as I would walk through I could tell you a story about each surface. There is a sharpee-covered wall in the laundry room. Graffitied in my dad’s handwriting this wall in the laundry room is one of those surfaces that is dearest to me. It is made … Read More

Your Dirt is Beautiful

peaks of otter trail with butterflies

Funny story, I wrote this on my drive home from DC where I attended The Event! Don’t worry, I pulled off the highway & put my car in park. The Event was a full day of 10 speakers talking about wedding photography business topics & also just their hearts & what they beat for. On my drive home, my mind … Read More

What if you fly? – A Note To All Creatives

walk through a wedding woman's club of portsmouth bride and groom candid portrait

“There is freedom waiting for you, on the breezes of the sky. And you ask, ‘What if I fall?’ Oh, but my darling, what if you fly?” – Erin Hanson. This is what I would say to everyone wondering if they will make it. If you are a taking a moment to pause in your life & reflect on the decisions, … Read More