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. 

“I swiped right.” Three little words with SO much meaning!!! Over the last few months I have had the opportunity to talk to so many young women about how they have met or are looking for someone to be in a relationship with. A growing number of those answers have been through online dating sights. […]

Oklahoma City Engagement Session at Will Rogers Garden

August 28, 2019

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

One of the comments I hear SO often from my couples is “we haven’t gotten pictures taken since our wedding”. I get it– life is hectic, we get busy, and before we know it YEARS have passed since we took a moment to slow down and capture the love a couple shares. Trust me, I […]

A Romantic Garden Couples Session + Gilcrease Museum + Tulsa, Oklahoma

March 23, 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

Something I have learned about living in the south is when it rains, it pours. Literally. I am always amazed at the sheer amount of water that can come down is such a short amount of time during one of our storms! The storm we were having on this particular day was no different. What […]

Modern Bohemian Styled Shoot {The Cliff House, Dallas, Texas}

February 27, 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