Category Archives: the don’t give up project

adventure is in divide, colorado : the don’t give up project registration is now open!!!!! //UPDATE.SOLD OUT//

we are, once again, finding ourselves with the huge joy of inviting you, dear person, fellow photographer, artist, dreamer of dreams, to one of our most happy of all places – the Don’t

adventure is in the australian wetlands, where caroline and jayden were reminded : Don’t Give Up.

the first day after the new year, we woke up early, traipsed through the snow into the airport and in the persons of jeremy and ashley parsons, the Don’t Give up project traveled all the way to

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,

Adventure is in Brisbane, Australia … where the next DON’T GIVE UP project will be held! registration is now open!

almost one year ago to the date, we got an email from jonas peterson telling us he was planning on proposing to his lovely Jacqui sometime around the holidays, that they would be getting married on

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

……………….bread winners………………… because, in our opinion, the world actually does need one more photography workshop

* * * u p d a t e : s o l d o u t ! ! ! ! * * * thank you, thank you, thank you to the incredible couples joining us in february! we cannot wait! to the other couples interested, there will be

REGISTRATION FOR THE NEXT DON’T GIVE UP PROJECT IS NOW OPEN!!!

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

mary + michael + wedding day = so much love and beauty it’s impossible to contain it in one blog post!

sometimes, fathers and daughters weep because they love each other so much. sometimes, the face you see at the end of the aisle is unlike any you will ever see again. sometimes, true love looks like

The Don’t Give Up Project 2…because we just couldn’t wait to show you!!

you know those moments in your life where you think, “I don’t think it can get any better than this”? Well, we had many of them this past week when we hosted our workshop for the

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

it’s gettin’ hot in here! aka, a contest to find our next don’t give up project model couple!

For reals, people??? We had so many frickin’ incredible submissions for this contest, we almost couldn’t choose our favorites. Seriously, thank you to you amazing couples who took the

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

The DON’T GIVE UP project : March 14-16, 2011 DIVIDE, CO

Good day, you wonderful people! FRIENDS! it’s only 6 more weeks until the next Don’t give up project!!! yes, that means it’s time to sneak away to the mountains of colorado and

photographers, the next don’t give up project is coming!!!…………a trailer

in march. much thanks to our incredibly videographer friend, Jeff Short, who made this insanely wonderful video of our time at the last don’t give up project in August!!

Dave might cut you. (DON’T GIVE UP project)

So don’t mess. Dave makes art with food and he was our chef for the DON’T GIVE UP project in Colorado. We’re getting SO excited to go again.

The DON’T GIVE UP project

We’re so ready to welcome a house full of amazing people for the first DON’T GIVE UP project. Here’s a sneak peak of the view from the deck. Is this real life???? And a little

THIS IS HAPPENING PEOPLE : ATTENTION, PHOTOGRAPHERS!

we’re going to Colorado. we’re taking 12 photographers with us. click on the image above. you might be one of them!

coming soon…photographers, you don’t wanna miss this!!

coming soon… from THE PARSONS photographers on Vimeo. the don’t give up project…coming soon we’re not gonna give it all away, but if you are a photographer and you love us,