August 30, 2021

After one especially exhausting travel month before the pandemic shutdown, Eileen and I felt utterly pooped. And I don’t use the word “pooped” lightly, mainly because the word triggers a giggling fit among our kids. On that trip through Europe for wedding and fashion shoots, our Blume Trio were just six, four, and three years […]

August 10, 2021

WPPI 2021, the world’s largest wedding and portrait photography convention, is now less than a week away! From August 15-19th, thousands of photographers and filmmakers from around the world will be gathered in one place to learn, connect, and grow, all while enjoying the unique atmosphere of Las Vegas, Nevada. If you haven’t registered yet […]

June 28, 2021

DO YOU KNOW ERIKA & ALDEN? VIEW THEIR COMPLETE ENGAGEMENT GALLERY TO PLACE YOUR PHOTO ORDER. WATCH THEIR FEATURED ENGAGEMENT AND SLIDESHOW VIDEO BELOW! Despite what the pictures may look like, no, this isn’t a fairy tale. Erika and Alden’s enchanting romance is all real. And not only do they love reading a good book together in […]

June 25, 2021

We all need a “why” behind the work we do. And more than that, we need a “why” for living. Is it really that important? Absolutely, because a strong purpose guides every choice you make, and your choices ultimately add up to determine where you go in life. When Eileen and I began our photography business, my “great ambition” was basically “don’t starve.”We […]