I have been so lucky to teach so many people through my online photography classes. Did you know that I have taught literally over 5,000 unique subscribers in my online classes? WOW!! It’s been so fun for me to associate with people from all parts of the world during each run of my classes.

In just ONE more day (starting Thursday, November 20th) my new online class, “Professional Children’s Photography” begins. It is a 6-week online class that tells you everything you’ve ever wanted to know about photographing children. I share all my tips and tricks that professional photographers use from getting great shots from birth to graduation.

Click the picture below if you’d like to learn more about the class.

Fall Photo Shoots

September 18, 2014

First of all, welcome to all of the new visitors to my blog and website, especially those coming from Studio 5. Hopefully the location segment I did offered some helpful ideas for great photography locations that will fit your family and style.

If you’re interested in getting some photos done, here is my pricing list for Fall. I have a few spots still available in October and November, but they literally fill up within days, so if you’re considering booking a session please contact me soon so I can get you on the list!:

My pricing is very simple and straightforward. I offer one basic fee for the session, which includes the following:

  • 45 minutes to 1 1/2 hours of shooting time at one location (depending on type of session)
  • All the photos edited with color enhancement, skin smoothing, and basic blemish removal, if needed
  • All high-resolution photos on a DVD
  • Shared copyright for printing and using your photos at your discretion. (PLEASE NOTE: photos may NOT be altered or edited)
  • Additional precision editing of the photos, if needed.
  • Discounted rates for high-quality printing through Elisha Snow Photography (any size available, including canvases and other fine art prints)


  • Family photo session (immediate family only): $250 Price includes photos of family, photos of each individual person, and any other photos/combinations of your choice
  • Extended family photo session (up to 25 people): $300 (each additional person is $10 each) Price includes extended family photo, plus photos of each individual family, as well as other combinations (such as grandparents with grandkids, sibling shots, etc.). Price does NOT include individual photos of each person.
  • Newborn session: $250 Price includes photos of baby, plus photos of baby with parents and/or siblings. 3-4 poses and outfit changes. Photos session can be held at my in-home studio in Farmington or at your own home.
  • Senior session: $200 Price includes one location, and 2-3 outfit changes
  • Child session: $200 Price includes one child, one location, and 2-3 outfit changes. Each additional child is $25.
  • Weddings: Prices available upon request
  • Product and commercial photography is also available. Prices available upon request.

Prices are subject to change at any time without notice.



(801) 543-9016 (call or text)


I love to offer my clients fun and unique locations to do photos. I’ve complied a list of many of those places at this link: http://www.elishasnow.com/blog/index.php/2012/09/photography-locations/

Once you’ve booked a session with me we will discuss more options for the type of look you’d like and what to wear to your photo shoot.


There are a few different places to find me in cyberspace.

You can see my Facebook Page here (click “LIKE” if you’d like to!):


You can find my personal Facebook page here (add me as a friend!):


My blog is here:


My website is here:


I teach a variety of photography classes, from beginner to advanced (and everything in between) here:


I like to participate in photo challenges here:


You can see my e-book on photography here:


I’m on Pinterest here:


I’m on Instagram here:


And finally, I tweet (ocassionally) here:


I LOVE photography! I mean…truly LOVE it! It’s my passion to make every session as meaningful and the very best session possible. Before my segment on Studio 5 today, Brooke Walker said to me, “What a gift to be able to offer people photos of their families, and what a gift to be able to preserve memories of your own kids.” That comment nailed it on the head: it’s the reason I do photography. I don’t deny that it IS a true gift and blessing–and one I don’t take lightly. And speaking of my kids, I just had to share a couple recent favorite photos of them.

Yes, it’s true! I’m actually updating my blog! I’m kind of sure there’s no one left that reads it since it’s been SO long since updating, but oh well! So where have I been for the last few months? Ummmm….pretty much just being a mom, wife, photographer, teacher, and a million other roles that have been keeping me super busy. Oh yeah, and I had a baby in July. FOUR boys. I still wake up some mornings and have to remind myself that yes, it is in fact true that my life will be forever changed with four boys. Boys are dirty, messy, unorganized and rough. But you know what? I love it. Sure, I’d enjoy a tea party here and there, but that’s what nieces are for, right?

I obviously have a million pictures and stories I could update this blog with, but I’ll start out slow and for now just show you a couple of pictures of my newest little bundle of joy, who is now TWO months old already! I hate hate hate how fast time goes by when you have kids. And oh my…this boy is adorable!

Leanne posted the following on September 17, 2013 at 3:55 pm.

Wyatt is adorable!!!

Monica Brown posted the following on September 18, 2013 at 6:38 pm.

So cute! Congratulations!

I have four boys…9,7,4 & 2. Life is definitely crazy, loud, busy, messy & sticky in my house. I still can’t believe I have four boys. I grew up the oldest of four girls. What happened???

Glad to see your update. Happy fall!!!


May 3, 2013

Today is the big day! The Everyday Storyteller 2 book will be available to purchase tonight at 9:00pm EDT (7:00pm MST). Click on the banner below to be a part of it!

Don’t forget to sign up for the VIP list if you haven’t already! Just click on the image below.

I just couldn’t go to bed tonight without sharing this photo with you. I’m dying over it.

I seriously wish I could share every single photo from this session (but there’s about 300 of them and I’m having a hard time narrowing them down!). LOVE these girls! And LOVE their moms!

Claret posted the following on November 6, 2013 at 11:16 am.

This is priceless! I have some grandbaby photos with her best buddy and now that I have seen this photo, I have to scrap them. Thanks for the motivation

It’s Almost Here!

April 30, 2013

I can’t even tell you how excited and honored I am that I was asked to be a contributor to the new book, Everyday Storytellers, Volume 2 (available this Friday)! Seriously, the list of artists in this book is impressive and I feel a bit humbled to be among them! So what will you be seeing from me? Photos, of course! I’m offering some great tips and trips for capturing real emotion in your photos.


Here is a little bit more information about the book: Everyday Storyteller 2 is a brand new idea book offering more than 100 tips, tricks and techniques for scrapbooking. Go behind the scenes with 33 of your favorite memory keepers to see how they capture moments, tell stories and document their best memories. Sign up for the VIP list to be the first to know when the book is released and receive an exclusive discount.

Each book contributor participating in the blog hop is giving away an eBook copy of Everyday Storyteller 2. Use this entry link or click the graphic below to complete your entry form. You must enter by 11:59pm PDT on April 30, 2013 to be eligible. You may enter from each stop. Winners will be contacted directly as well as posted at everydaystoryteller.com on May 1, 2013.


Following is a list of contributors participating in this giveaway. Be sure to visit each one for your chance to win!

Tangie Baxter
Kerri Bradford
Joscelyne Cutchens
Catherine Davis
Patty Debowski
Lisa Dickinson
Karla Dudley
Leah Farquharson
Karen Grunberg
Jenni Hufford
Donna Jannuzzi
Amanda Jones
Mandy Koeppen
Riikka Kovasin
Kami Leonard
Amy Mallory
Amy Martin
Ann-Marie Morris
Celine Navarro
Lynnette Penacho
Kelly Purkey
Krista Sahlin
Linda Sattgast
Cindy Schneider
Wendy Smedley
Elisha Snow
Amy Sorensen
Neisha Sykes
Jill Sprott
Laura Vegas
Allison Waken
Crystal Wilkerson
Jennifer Wilson

Don’t forget! Be sure to sign up for the VIP list so you can get an exclusive discount when the book is available! T-minus 4 days and counting!!

Monica posted the following on April 30, 2013 at 6:45 am.

Thanks for the opportunity!

Lisa F. posted the following on April 30, 2013 at 9:59 am.

Thank you for the opportunity to win! Looking forward to reading your chapter. Photography is something I long to improve!

Dawn posted the following on April 30, 2013 at 12:29 pm.

Thanks so much for the chance to win :)

Lana Fischer posted the following on April 30, 2013 at 1:24 pm.

Thanks so much for the chance to win this great sounding book!

KellyRae posted the following on April 30, 2013 at 1:26 pm.

Looks like Vol 2 is going to be just as fabulous as the first! Thanks so much for a chance to win a free copy.

Colleen posted the following on April 30, 2013 at 9:36 pm.

This looks like a really great book and I hope I am lucky enough to win one. Thanks for the chance on this blog hop.

Another Adorable Newborn

March 19, 2013

I’m loving all these newborns I’ve been photographing lately…and I have a few more scheduled in the next few weeks! Little Dallas made me seriously so excited about having another little newborn boy of my own in just a few short months. And have you ever seen a more expressive, smiley baby? LOVE!

Newborn Love

March 14, 2013

I so love photography, and it’s usually the littlest things (like sweet baby Calvin) that truly turns it into a passion for me.



Valentine’s Day Announcement

February 14, 2013

The poor blog has been neglected for so long! But I do actually have a pretty good excuse this time. :)

Monica posted the following on February 16, 2013 at 10:32 am.

Congratulations!!!! :) I have four boys. It is always busy and loud at my house, but so much fun! Yay!!!!!

Leanne posted the following on February 16, 2013 at 9:21 pm.

Hi, I read your blog for years now, but rarely have time to comment. I just want to say a huge congratulations! That’s very exciting news!

Alesa posted the following on February 24, 2013 at 9:00 pm.

Congratulations! Hope you are feeling well! What a blessing.

Janet Kemper posted the following on March 21, 2013 at 2:28 pm.

Congratulations! What great news!

Abby P posted the following on April 26, 2013 at 9:10 am.

Congratulations! I always wished for 4 boys…I got 2 that are 4 years apart…but the 4 male dogs…1 male bunny…and several male turtles…lots of testosterone around our house!

This month at I Heart Faces is the 2012 Best Face Photo Challenge. Oh wow, I had such a hard time deciding on this one. Just ONE favorite face of 2012? I think I spent WAY too much time looking through all the thousands of photos I have from the last year. But I finally settled on this one. It will forever be one of my favorites.

My little Kyler was asking me how to be a photographer so I said, “Well, you first try framing your photo with your fingers to see how it will look.” So after helping him position his fingers just right, this is the photo I ended up with. My little brown-eyed boy. Hopefully he really will follow in my photography footsteps.


I was seriously blown away by all the other entries for this photo challenge. Check them all out HERE!


Photo Challenge Submission

donna posted the following on January 10, 2013 at 11:05 pm.

absolutely love this!! so glad you shared!

Lyndee posted the following on January 11, 2013 at 11:00 am.

Love this. I love it when the focus is so strong on the eyes and everything else just kinda falls away.

Michelle posted the following on January 11, 2013 at 12:11 pm.

This photo rocks my world a bit (a lot, actually). Love it!

Cindy posted the following on January 12, 2013 at 9:18 am.

Oh, I love this! This little guy has some piercing eyes!

Kimberly Fowler posted the following on January 12, 2013 at 6:31 pm.

This one caught my eye because it’s unique. Makes me think wondering what he’s doing. Nice focus in on eyes.

http://tinyurl.com/0577flynn00312 posted the following on January 15, 2013 at 2:01 pm.

Many thanks for applying some time in order to compose “Elisha Snow
Photography”. Many thanks once again ,Elva

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