welcome to the legacy journal.

my hope is for you, every couple, individual, and professional to find something to enrich your life, your marriage, and your legacy here. 

Location, location, location… One of the things I stress as a photographer is location. It is actually one of the first things I discus with my clients and we revisit this throughout the weeks or months leading up to their session. I don’t stress this because I want to have the most amazing location in […]

Choosing Your Photo Session Location + Oklahoma Senior Photographer

May 12, 2019

Senior year is such a unique time I have come to believe- or- it can be at least. My senior year was filled with frustrations, confusions, and moving half way through it– not exactly ideal or fun but that’s what I was dealt and I could never regret it. As I have begun to work […]

Sutton Wilderness Senior Session {Oklahoma City Senior Photographer}

May 5, 2019

A few years ago while my husband was going through his graduate program at Baylor I was able to meet some of my favorite people in the world. The friends we met in Texas became our family when family was literally on the other side of the country! Kristin was no exception. She is probably […]

Romantic Sunset Couples Session {Norman, Oklahoma}

April 14, 2019

Being a small business owner is not exactly the easiest thing in the world. I wasn’t a small business owner before I have kids but I know how difficult it had been to break into a market that seems so saturated while not having the time, money, or energy into it that I would like […]

Community Over Competition — Myriad Gardens Photoshoot

March 12, 2019

You know, for being a farmers daughter I really am not that good at growing plants. I’ve even manages to stunt the growth or kill the ones that supposedly live with “3 ice cubes a week”! Give me cows all day long but tomatoes and lettuce, sheesh!!! To give you a little sense of my […]

Spring Gardening — Gardening with Children

March 9, 2019

I have been getting some pretty funny comments and questions about myself lately so I figured I may as well tackle this all here in a fun way! SO, for all those who have been asking- this is for you!!! 10 Fun Facts About Beth Hanson… I have 7 sisters… and 2 brothers! So yes, […]

Beth Hanson l 10 Things About Me

February 25, 2019

“How are you so comfortable with your clients?” “You always seem to have so much fun on your shoots even when things don’t go according to plan.” “How do you always know what to do during your shoots?” “You always seem to have things under control and get out galleries the vendors and clients really […]

Behind the Scenes l Part 1: Pre-session

February 22, 2019

In the past year, I have been able to gain more and more experience with a wide variety of photo shoot categories: seniors, engagements, weddings, maternity, hospitals, newborns, milestones, and memoirs. It’s been a year of incredible growth and skill development. I have learned what I am not necessarily good at and things that I […]

My Favorite Sessions — Oklahoma Wedding and Newborn Photographer

February 16, 2019

Let’s rewind for a minute back to 2016… Before my photography adventure began. You know those love stories that you hear and you think ‘that’s crazy’!? This is one of those stories for me!!!! And you want to know the best part?? This little love story was one I got to play a small part […]

Afton and Bryan

February 6, 2019

I am a little behind on getting this post together because 2019 is going a million miles an hour! I think I completely missed January! YIKES!!! Last year I set a goal for myself to read a minimum of 6 self or business development books a year. I figure if I only get 15 minutes […]

2019 Book List

February 5, 2019