Sarah Yates

A few months ago, I introduced you to my sweet husband, Jeffrey. But did you know that Jeffrey and I have another roommate?! Yep, that’s right! Meet Mia Yates 🐈‍⬛ 

We adopted Mia in July of 2020 (and we are still yet to receive a rent check from her???) 😂 Even though Jeffrey won’t ever “claim to be a cat person”, it’s very evident that he is. We are seriously so obsessed with Mia. If you follow me over on Instagram or TikTok, you’ve seen just how crazy Mia is. She truly brings so much joy, spunk, and attitude to the Yates household and I just can’t help but to talk about her. 

So there you have it, you’ve officially met all the members of my household! Send me a photo of your cat on Instagram (@sarahyatesphoto) or tell me below in the comments what pets you have. I’m a huge animal lover, so I can’t wait to see! 

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The Ins and Outs of a Shot List: Tips for Couples Getting Married

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How to Book Your Dream Wedding Photographer

AH!! You’re engaged! Congratulations, my friend! If you’ve stumbled upon this blog while on your wedding planning journey, make sure to read YAY! You’re Engaged – Now What?! to fill you in on what to do in those first few weeks of saying “yes”. On today’s blog, though, I want to share with you How […]

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The 4 Questions You Need to Ask Your Photographer

Choosing your wedding photographer is a huge decision. Odds are, your photographer might be one of the people you spend the most time with on your wedding day. To help you prepare to find your photographer for your special day, it’s important to know what questions to ask. That’s where I come in! I’ve rounded […]

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What NOT To Wear to Your Engagement Session

As a wedding and elopement photographer, I love getting to connect with couples and learn their true style + hearts. When I book a couple for their engagements, I typically will send them a style guide with some inspo for some looks and tones if they are looking for some suggestions. But above all, I always include my #1 thing NOT to wear to an engagement session.

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All in the Details

We’ve all seen those beautiful photographs of all of the wedding day details laid out perfectly, right? As a photographer, I’m going to tell you that sometimes, those simple shots of the details are the most stressful part of the day.

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Macy and John’s Eclectic Colorado Backyard Wedding

Macy and John’s eclectic, DIY backyard wedding in Colorado. Colorful silk bridesmaid dresses and corduroy suits for the groomsmen.

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