Author archives: Joelle Julian

  • 5 Tips For Long Distance Relationships

  • Alex and I are six months into this whole long distance relationship thing and I think we’ve really found our groove! (For those of you that don’t’ know, my husband is in the Navy and is stationed in Bahrain for a year) I want to share with you FIVE tips for anyone in a long distance relationship. [...]
  • 10 Wedding Day Myths

  • There are a lot of traditions out there and "rules" when it comes to weddings. I love and respect a great deal of those sweet wedding traditions but I also believe rules are meant to be broken and some of those myths need busting to set brides free! Today I'm busting 10 wedding day myths! 1) You Sh[...]
  • Sam & Erica | Anza Borrego Anniversary Session

  • I'm going through a bit of an obsession this year photographing married couples. Typically, you take professional photos when you're engaged, on your wedding day and then again if and when you start a family. But there is often a big gap after the wedding day where no photos are taken yet years of m[...]
  • 7 Tips For Bringing Dogs To Photo Sessions

  • My clients often ask me if it’s okay to bring their fur baby to their photo session and my answer is always YES, YES and YES. They are part of the family! Butttt before you jump in the car with your pup, here are SEVEN tips to make your session as easy as possible: 1) If you only follow one of thes[...]
  • Adventurous Honeymoon (Or Vacation) Destinations

  • If you want a honeymoon (anniversary trip or heck, just a trip) that brings out your adventure seeking side, you're in the right place! These five destinations will not disappoint! Narrowing this list down to five was quite the task, there are an endless amount of options when it comes to choosing a[...]
  • Alex & Joelle Adventures | Oahu, Hawaii

  • Before Alex left for his year long tour in Bahrain, we knew we wanted to squeeze one last trip in and Hawaii was calling our names. Living in San Diego we're about as close as you can get to Hawaii and it's not uncommon to find great flights to pop over to the islands. I had never been to Hawaii bef[...]