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Hi, I'm Steph Smith, and I'm a photographer based in Northwest Arkansas. I am so excited you're here, because you've landed in the absolute best placed to see my latest work and my personality. Enjoy!


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Devil’s Den Engagement Session | Alyssa & Corey

Alyssa and Corey and their Devil’s Den engagement session Alyssa and Corey’s Devil’s Den engagement session was one of my favorites. They traveled from the St. Louis area to adventure with me on this gorgeous day in the Ozarks. I brought my film camera out for this one, encouraging them to breathe, to sway with […]

June 13, 2017

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April 3, 2017


Downtown Bentonville Engagement Session – Allie and Nik

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  Downtown Bentonville Engagement – Allie & Nik The light and the weather were perfect the day we ventured out for this downtown Bentonville engagement session. We met at Crystal Bridges, exploring the trails, wandering freely, stopping every so often to capture the joy of these two. And their joy is absolutely infectious. Allie and […]


Downtown Bentonville Engagement | Layne and Tony

Downtown Bentonville Engagement of Layne and Tony “Just take some of her right there. Isn’t she beautiful?” he said, backing into the shadows of the nearby parking garage. The light from the setting sun wrapped around Layne as she smiled. Then Tony came up behind her and wrapped his arms around her, kissing her shoulder. […]

August 10, 2016

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May 19, 2016


Northwest Arkansas Engagement | Caroline and Sam

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The Northwest Arkansas Engagement of Caroline and Sam He held her hand and led her through the tall grass, to a little spot under a tall tree. There, he made sure she had a comfortable place to stand before he wrapped his arms around her, holding her tight as she laughed. They fit perfectly together, […]


Arkansas Engagements – Lauren and Tyler

I knew as soon as Lauren walked into the coffee shop and gave me a giant hug that we were meant to work together. She is so kind and and full of life. We had originally planned on her and Tyler’s engagement session taking place near the University, but then Lauren texted and asked, “Have […]

December 4, 2015

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October 12, 2015


What to Wear For Your Engagement Photos

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I often get asked by my couples, “What should we wear for our engagement photos?” And I always reply with this: DRESS UP! How often do you get to dress up and take amazing photos? It’s important to stay true to yourself, but it’s also important to know that these aren’t just photos taken by […]


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