Category Archives: we shoot photographers

adventure is in joshua tree national park, where nate and jaclyn got engaged and then renewed their vows 10 years later.

it’s the end of veteran’s day weekend. and it has me thinking about who we are, about us, we are the parsons, and who we want to become. we are 11 1/2 years into the wild wonderful,

get in the car, leave the city, take your family, meet up with your friends, chase the sunset, find water, breathe the air and see the stars. it will do you good.

we interrupt our regular programming to bring you a quick photo session with the most beautiful family in the world, who also happen to be some of our dearest friends

this is the story of how we made 8 amazing friends and then photographed them (the b r e a d w i n n e r s workshop)

We had the BIG honor of hosting the first ever b r e a d w i n n e r s workshop in our home earlier this week (breadwinners is a workshop that is just for married couples who run photography

dear hazel, welcome to the world!

I am in total shock at the depth of life we have been blessed to share with jessi and dave. just over 3 years ago, they came to us as strangers to hire us to photograph their wedding day. we shared

Jessi and Dave : they be pregnant you best did know

thank you jess and thank you dave for being the dearest of dear friends, amazing associates in business, and for giving us the chance to shoot you again – truly, it never gets old. :) love,

Tim Tab married bethany, and this is only a tiny taste of what it was like that day.

We met Tim Tabailloux at our very first Don’t Give Up Project. First impressions: this guy (raised in France) is hilarious….and wildly talented….and we want to be friends. Never in

for becca, because every birthday deserves to be celebrated with a Kimono and chocolate cake

thank you, dear becca, for making this housewife / mom of 3 / frequent resident of the ICU with my baby / bottle washer / sleep deprived resident of planet earth to feel like an artist again. I

grace + eric got married

ps, much thanks to the amazing filip blank (newest member of our sister studio, the smileyface collective) for helping us shoot this amazing wedding!

the image…i mean…the awesomeness is found! (via Leicaboss)

a few years ago, via very their first photography workshop, we met 2 people who would become some of our bestest friends and greatest cheerleaders in this industry. Nate and Jaclyn are the awesome

AND THE WINNER IS ———>

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

this is what we look like….in bed.

calling all photographer couples!! calling all photographer couples!! are you a photographer with a significant other or a photography couple? do you like having your picture taken sometimes? do you

sometimes, we shoot our friends…and we like it

considering the fact that outside our office window looks like this… and that we are in the middle of our first epic snowstorm of 2011, I thought it was a great time to share Jeff and Erica&#

josh + meg : married in nashville,,,a slideshow

it’s hard to know where to even start with these two. they are extraordinarily talented – they are singers/songwriters, and met on the reality tv series, “nashville star“.

aaron + heather : a little somethin’ somethin’

yesterday we took pictures of our good friends / local photographers, the hawes. we had fun. here’s some art we made with the polaroid. :)

renee + ben : the don’t give up session

hold on, friends. this is gonna be a long one! forgive us for not being able to adequately describe what we are about to in words. you just had to be there to feel it…but we will try our very

Meg + Josh : Engaged!

Josh and meg are remarkable. they love each other so much it almost comes out of their pores like sweat. they came up from Nashville for their engagement session and to spend a weekend learning

Josh + Meg : WE + You // science, dropped.

In case you didn’t know this, we’ve been doing this stuff for about three years. not long, in the grand scheme of life, to be honest. but we have been totally and completely overwhelmed

tina + suzi : one frame from a photographer shoot

We’ve seen how close two siblings can be while raising 2 boys that are close in age (our boys are best friends!) And Tina and Suzi have always been close. They were raised in Yugoslavia and

so THAT’S what the tint at the top of my windshield is for.

this is jessica. she’s a fantastic photographer who just recently moved to kc from Paris. yes the real paris. she hired us to take some pictures of her. :)