Lavender Fields


I think this was one of my favorite shoots simply because I thought there was no way the pictures were going to turn out. I got held up finishing another shoot in Salt Lake until 8pm and it’s an hour and half drive to the Lavender Fields. Sunset was at 9:08 so I arrived in the dark. I almost turned around half way because I knew there was no way I would make it in time, but it was the last day they had it available before they harvested the lavender and I had been waiting weeks to go!

I got there around 9:20 and it was already dark. We shined our head lights on the field hoping to create some sort of light in hopes we could maybe get one good shot. I roamed through the fields bare foot as a storm rolled in, the wind was howling and a gorgeous thunderstorm behind the mountains lit up the night sky (don’t worry it was far far away so we weren’t in any danger). It felt like a scene from a movie. We literally shot these in 10-15 minutes before it started pouring rain and we ran to the car drenched! I was so excited when I got the pictures back to see so many had turned out (Emmy is amazing!). It was a magical few minutes in the fields, but I’m so bummed I didn’t get to spend more time there. I can’t wait to go back next year and really enjoy its beauty!


*Photos by Emmy Lowe

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  1. Marnie

    Everything about this post (the pictures, the story, the dress) is gorgeous. I hope you are framing some of these!

    marnie, currently

  2. @lifethroughthelenzblog

    These are so stinkin’ beautiful! Amazing!

  3. Rae

    What beautiful pictures! I never would’ve guessed they were taken so late at night!


  4. Makayla M.

    These photos are stunning! Thats amazing you got to snap a few and how great they turned out! Xo

  5. C's Collection

    You would have never known these were taken in the dark- they’re gorgeous! What a beautiful spot for any photo shoot but especially a glamorous one!

    C’s Collection

  6. Sydney

    So gorgeous! The setting, the dress, everything!! Love it!

  7. Rachel

    So gorgeous!!!!

  8. Sara Kate

    Wow!!! I would have never known it was dark out. These pictures are absolutely amazing. You look so beautiful!

    Sara Kate Styling

  9. Kacie

    These pictures are absolutely gorgeous!! Glad they turned out for you!


  10. Oh Hey! Blog

    These are absolutely gorgeous shots and you did a fab job in only 10-15 minutes! Hopefully next time you can take it a bit slower and enjoy all the lavender.

    Megan || Oh Hey! blog

  11. MARY


  12. Torey

    Wow what an experience! It’s crazy that the sun sets so late there in the summer! I’m so glad you snagged some amazing photos, who would’ve thought it was stormy + dark here?! 🙂


  13. Christina Storm

    Such beautiful photos and I bet that was a trilling exerience! Gorgeous as always!
    The Style Storm
    <3, Christina

  14. Bethany Rose

    Stunning dress!

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