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This absolutely darling family came to model for me for my Photo 2 class.  Yes… I teach photo classes. The next ones will be on May 8th and 9th. 🙂 This family was dressed to perfection! I knew that had it in them because I had photographed them as a part of their larger extended […]

March 12, 2015

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Haylie Studebaker knew that she wanted her family session at the Great Salt Lake. So she planned her family’s outfits accordingly. Not only are they perfectly dressed, but they’re the kind of family that pulls of glamor with ease. Their family of all girls makes it look effortless… This location is just west of Downtown […]

November 25, 2014

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This family… Can we all agree that this family is the most put together and drop dead gorgeous family in the state of Utah? Let’s just say yes. Stunning stunning people. And these stunning people make stunning children. I will ask you to notice their color choices. That question is always asked to me. What […]

November 24, 2014

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This is the second Schill family I’ve taken photos of. I guess the word got out amongst them that I am their official family photographer. AND I’m completely okay with that. I mean come on. Look at these people! They bred beautiful humans, so of course I want to be a part of this! Brinnan […]

September 3, 2014

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I’m driving all day today to Bear Lake to shoot a family session, then I’m driving alllll the way home. So I figured I’d blog about a family session today. September and October are family session months. In fact, I only shoot family sessions 3 months out of the year. July – September – October […]

August 15, 2014

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I took these photos on the morning of July 5th… So the day after Independence Day. The Schill Family came to Utah to celebrate this fantastic American holiday. Why do you ask? Well, Provo Utah is known for their Americana spirit. We celebrate this holiday with a BANG! This year Kelly Clarkson rocked the Stadium […]

August 4, 2014

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I had such a great morning! My Mom made us a GIANT breakfast before conference. Then I took these photos of my brother’s family in front of blossoms. It took all of 15 minutes to shoot this. Short and SO sweet! Love you guys! McKenzie Deakins Utah Wedding Photographer www.photographybymckenzie.com mckenzie@photographybymckenzie.com Follow me on Instagram! […]

April 7, 2014

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Mary Pearson is the lovely lady that introduced me to Zumba. SO… she’s so important to me. She’s also me frieeeeeend. Her family is absolutely the cutest! They laugh and giggle and are FULL of silliness. I don’t post a lot of family sessions, but I love these guys. 🙂 THE TWO OF US! McKenzie […]

October 23, 2013

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I shot Ashley’s sister’s wedding a couple of years ago, so I knew the family. In fact, the night before their wedding I shot their family portraits. So I’ve put a couple of those on here too. This family is so special to me. I love every single one of them. The Mom and Dad […]

July 18, 2013

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Oh Emmie and Zach. You two make such a darling precious little lady. I can’t believe she’s already 1! I love how we put our props together to make such a sweet scene. She’s such a diva with her love for her sparkling shoes. I love how these turned out. I hope you like them. […]

November 28, 2012