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Avocado Lover. Kitchen Dancer. Barn Hunter. Life Motivator.  Photographer. 
I'm Quianna Marie and I love helping others live their best life!

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We all have check lists for our couples, shot lists for the vendors and even our own creative image ideas burned in our brains. But what about our couple’s parents? You see I’m a firm believer that wedding days are beyond “just about you!” Joining two families and celebrating marriage is more than just about […]

BY quiannamarie | February 17, 2020 | Education

8 Wedding Photos Every Mother in Law Secretly Wants | Scottsdale Wedding Photographer

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Looking to build brand awareness? Want to strengthen relationships with past clients? Ready to fill your calendar with clients that adore you? It’s possible! It takes years and tons of mini impressions with your clients, but it’s worth it! Wait. Why Send Snail Mail? Don’t you love something fun and sweet in the mail box? […]

BY quiannamarie | February 13, 2020 | Education

How To Build Brand Awareness | Valentines Day Cards

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Natalie Franke, her hubby, sweet baby and dear friend Madison (with the support of Honeybook + Rising Tide) hit the road for an adventure of a lifetime! Natalie has been traveling the country, like a concert series ⎯ to make some real life face time with a handful of Tuesdays Together chapters! Thankfully, Phoenix made […]

BY quiannamarie | February 12, 2020 | Education

Rising Tide Road Trip | Honeybook + Rising Tide Society | Phoenix

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Hey Babe! Does this sound like you… Maybe you’re killing it at your craft? Crushing goals and excited to tap into the education world? You are incredibly talented and have a passion for teaching others, but maybe you’re not too sure where to start? Interested in speaking engagements? Applying to be a guest on pod […]

BY quiannamarie | February 9, 2020 | Education

The Creative Educator Academy | Laylee Emadi

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After shooting weddings for over a decade I quickly learned to blend candid photos with posed and directed photos for my couples and their families. It took time, trial and error, lots of gut feelings and plenty of mistakes to learn that fine line. In the beginning I had a hard time inserting my self, […]

BY quiannamarie | January 30, 2020 | Education

Wedding Education | 7 Posed Getting Ready Photos | The Moments Photographers Need To Create

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I get it. Blogging and being consistent is tough. Especially when you feel the need to blog as often as possible, but you’re running out of ideas! Maybe you’re just starting out and are running out of weddings or family shoots to share? Maybe you want to build out your SEO, but feel stuck and […]

BY quiannamarie | December 19, 2019 | Education

3 Blog Series To Write That Your Dream Brides Will Love | Wedding Photographer Education