adventure is out there!
one of the most meaningful photographs any photographer has ever made of us was on a normal saturday morning at home. And although we have made photographs of families in the past, they are typically
In our line of work, we really never know what the day is going to hold when we step off the plane. We can try to picture it in our minds but each time, the picture falls short of the reality we
click here to visit the don’t give up project site, if you want to know more about what it’s all about.
When Tom was a little boy, his sister – my bff, Devon – and I would look for ways to pass the time at his expense. Naturally, the things we came up with involved one of us pinning him
Dear ones, we were so so overwhelmed by the response to this contest! It was incredible to see the family and friends of these three beloved couples coming out from all over the place to vote and
…and we are really excited to share with you today about our “don’t give up couple contest.”
The Don’t Give Up project is an experiential, all-inclusive workshop for photographers and
do you ever have those moments when you look around you and you realize, “this. this is how it is really supposed to be. there is so much that goes so wrong here on this mudball, but this moment is
We count it a supremely high honor to have watched our dear friend Jon ask our other dear friend Courtney to marry him. To see that happen – and celebrate alongside their dearest friends and
We are over the moon STOKED for the 3rd DON’T GIVE UP project – coming August 1-3!!!!!
We are having another contest to choose the models for this August’s DGUP – and we are
We loved Tim from the moment we met him at the first DON’T GIVE UP project last August. He’s a rad photographer from Chicago, is a French guy, and made us laugh non-stop. We were
we don’t have any pets. we don’t have a weird thing for cats.
but here are some pictures of some that we found on the internet.
just to clarify, we did not make any of these pictures. if
i’m going to take a massive risk and share a different kind of blog post.
i don’t have billions of beautiful images to show you, or even 10. I am not going to tell you a story about a
if you’ve hung around here for awhile, you might remember emily and kyle’s Colorado mountain wedding last fall. sometimes with destination weddings, we get there in time for the
back in the day…before we knew how to take pictures, before anyone ever cared if we had a blog or not, before we had grown-up things like cool couches, home ownership, and running
Holy crapballs people. After receiving over 310 comments – then tallying them – we have a winner!!!
We’re so excited to have Nick and Katie – couple #3 – as the models
We just got back from a weekend in the Big Apple – a city we LOVE. For anyone that’s been to New York, you know that there is no place like it on earth. We’ve never had better
here are a few snapshots of our thanksgiving holiday this year – we shared it with my sweet mom (aka the mops), jer’s family (minus his sister, sarah, who is living in haiti and working
Happy turkey/tofurkey coma day, friends!
As we lay around rubbing our full bellies, we can’t help but remain thankful for this insane year. Most of all, through the wins and losses, we are
You know when you look at someone and you see simultaneously 10 years of built history between yourselves and have the anticipation of the next 50 to come? I see that with her. I really love this
After 3 days of shooting, it was clear that an Indian wedding is a photographer’s dream. Rich color everywhere – significance everywhere – beautiful people everywhere – and
I remember receiving Kelly and Brian’s email to us telling us some of their story together last summer. This memory is more vivid in my mind because their story captivated us. So, while
…a few moments from my recent ladycation (a vacation where women kiss their husbands and children goodbye, and escape to stay in a beautiful house, swim in a pool, and eat insanely good food
for those of you who have ever wondered “what the heck is the don’t give up project??!”, this video is for you.
for those of you who have ever wanted to come to the don’t give
Sometimes, clouds part, the green grass lights up vibrantly, and beautiful people who love each other let us into their relationship – all of which are gifts that we can take no credit for.
Fans of Demetri Martin and Jim Gaffigan, willing to brave 40 MPH wind gusts – getting married in June. Everyone, meet Rachel and Chris. :)
in Rwanda. Africa.
we loved it.
we miss it.
if you were around one year ago, you probably saw the original blog posts of words and images.
here’s a little refresher.
can’t wait to go
Meet the boss. Leicaboss – Leica R3 (safari)/Leica 50mm 1.4 Summilux lens.
The boss takes images like this.
And my wife is beautiful.
yes, we get to run our own businesses, have husband+wife coffee dates at 10 am whenever we want, spend time with our radical kiddos, do what we love for a living, teach others how to do the same, and
meet baby beckett.
hanging in our bedroom is a poster that says “don’t give up”. our friend becca recently took some wonderful pictures of our family (click here to see her blogpost of the shoot) and
This is our friend Mitch. He’s a dentist (some might call him a doctor, but not us). He left today to go to Haiti to help establish a dental/medical clinic down there, and work at an
Dropping Science : Episode 1 from THE PARSONS photographers on Vimeo.
yesterday, our dear friend becca spears came over and took some pictures that I had been wanting of us for a very, very long time. We lounged around in our house in our comfy clothes and bare feet,
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