Author: Stephanie Williams

Stephanie Williams

Stephanie Williams runs her own studio and blog, This Modern Romance. Her work has been featured on the cover of Pacific Weddings, Destination Weddings and Honeymoons, Destination I Do, California Wedding Day, and Australia's White magazine as well as in the pages of The Knot, Brides, Oui, Southern Weddings and numerous blogs and internet publications such as Style Me Pretty, Green Wedding Shoes, etc. Stephanie was listed as one of the top 20 Destination Wedding Photographers in the world by Destination Weddings and Honeymoons. In 2011, Stephanie was honored as one of PDN's Rising Stars in Wedding Photography. Stephanie lives in Orange County, California with her husband Isaac.


Posts by Stephanie Williams:


Engagement Photography – Postures and Flow


When beginning your shoot, look closely for signs of nervousness and tension. Romantic images are relaxed and comfortable. During your shoot, look for body language that shows that your couple are at ease. Relaxed shoulders, softly opened hands and fingers, and loose jaws reflect a tranquil mentality. If you notice your couple are looking tight…


Engagement Photography
Wardrobe and Styling


Standing out as an engagement photographer requires creativity and innovation, but it also requires perseverance, patience, and a lot of hard work. The upside to all that hard work is that it can be a really fun and creative process. The examples of engagement photography featured on top blogs and in magazines all feature a…


Engagement Photography: What to look for in a location


Less is often more when location scouting. Regardless of the type of setting you seek out, an ideal location is free from too many visual distractions. Finding clean, quiet, and relatively secluded locations that also feature a variety of background options will enhance feelings of intimacy at your engagement sessions. A quiet setting will help…

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