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TUNE IN TO THIS EPISODE   ITUNES  |  SPOTIFY   “Our mind intercepts ideas. They are not ours. We do not own them. We are a match for them.” Elizabeth chats with Madison Dalmaso, a 7-figure high performance lifestyle and business mentor, who studied under the renowned Bob Proctor, learning about the Law of Attraction. Madison explains that […]

When you’re a creative entrepreneur, getting leads is one of the most essential pieces of the puzzle. After all, clients and customers are pretty key in helping you to make money and meet your goals… and leads are exactly what you need to create clients and customers. Want to get more leads? You can do […]

Kelsi and Josh’s Asheville wedding day was not exactly what they planned… it wasn’t even on the same continent! But it was just as glorious of a celebration as anyone could have imagined. Hear all about it from the bride, Kelsi below – and don’t skip over her tips for future brides! …The day after […]

We recently had the pleasure of capturing Lina & Cory’s engagement session in the breathtaking location of Craggy Gardens. Set up in the Blue Ridge Parkway, this spot offers some of the most amazing “top-of-the-world” views in Asheville that are the perfect backdrop for a newly engaged couple. Not only were they a dream to […]

TUNE IN TO THIS EPISODE   ITUNES  |  SPOTIFY   “By knowing ourselves, digging deep and doing the work, it becomes easier to understand what’s behind the things we are searching for.” In this episode, Elizabeth sits in the guest seat while being interviewed by her husband, David, the lead videographer at Almond Leaf Studios. In this playful, […]

As a creative entrepreneur, there’s one thing that’s more important than absolutely anything else — and that thing is time. See, time is what determines every single step of our lives and our businesses. When we don’t have enough of it — or when it’s not being used effectively — we can lose out on everything […]

Kelly and Jordan’s romantic Lonesome Valley fall wedding at Canyon Kitchen was filled with ease and grace. The fall foliage made for the perfect backdrop and this couple was so adorable and kind from the beginning of their day until the end. Browse through their Lonesome Valley wedding photos and then scroll to the bottom […]

TUNE IN TO THIS EPISODE   ITUNES  |  SPOTIFY   “At its core, burnout emerges when the demands of a job outstrip a person’s ability to cope with the stress.” In this solo episode, Elizabeth sheds light on the high risk the event industry is in for burnout. With a bit of her own experience sprinkled in, she […]

Kimberly and Drew’s experience with Almond Leaf Studios first began back in June of 2020 for their wedding day: “We were so in love with Elizabeth’s work. I love film and the way she captures her subjects is out of this world… When we got pregnant I knew any family session we took I would want […]

Oh, friends — how incredibly lucky are we to have jobs that let us capture the *best* days of people’s lives as wedding photographers? There’s just nothing better than to be entrusted with such an important life and a day, you know? The. Best. But, also… wedding days as a photographer can be *pretty* stressful. See, […]