Savannah + Javi Engagement at University of Nevada, Reno

August 22, 2019

I’ve known Savannah (since middle school) and Javi (since high school) Honestly my relationship with Savannah has always been something extremely special to me. I’ve always thought of her + protected her like a little sister. She is the main reason my faith was so strong at such a young age and why I yearned […]

Brandon + Jessica Surprise Proposal At Armagosa Valley Sand Dunes

July 27, 2019

Alright, this surprise proposal and engagement session is a little EXTRA special. I might be biased because it’s my baby bro.. But I had been planning a styled shoot in the dunes with another photographer when I realized my brother and his GF (who have been together for 6 years) would make the best models. […]

Tory + Kyle Engagement Downtown Las Vegas

April 27, 2019

The internet is really a magical place when it’s used for good. Tory was looking for a wedding photographer when she came across my account on the Knot. I get a message saying “Is this Karissa Russ?!” I’m like well yaaaa… hahah Long story short, we knew each other a long long time ago like […]

Rachel + John At Wetlands Park Las Vegas

October 2, 2018

I have literally the cutest friends ever. John reached out and asked me if we could do a session in order to get Rachel out of the house (so her best friends could set up a suprise party) We were all in on the suprise and she had noo idea! When we arrived back at […]