About

Pictures can tell your story.

I’m Jenna and before I can tell your story I need to tell you mine. I’m a bit of an outsider and like to do things differently than most people. I love people watching and making up stories about strangers.

  • I am unable to function without coffee and breakfast every day. Mornings are not my thing. 
  • I binge on true crime, in all formats: books, tv, movies, and podcasts. I’m fascinated with how criminals think.
  • I enjoy running half marathons and think I will like marathons. I’ve trained for two marathons but still have not completed one. 18-20 mile training runs aren’t that bad.
  • I like big books and I cannot lie. Reading is kind of my thing.
  • Pop punk and 90s music is my jam.
  • Awkward people are my favorite. I fit in best with them.
  • Dance breaks are a necessity when making dinner.

My first prom

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I was pretty anti-fashion in high school. I wore cargo pants and over sized t-shirts (with tigers on them) and chucks or vans. Maybe docs. The few times I went all fashionable were school dances. Normally I hated dresses except for homecomings and proms. I bought homecoming dresses from Delia*s (anyone remember them?) to be different. And I got this prom dress in Arizona because I wanted to have a dress no one else would have. And the gloves? Had. To. Have. Them.

As you can see, I have always been pulled into creative endeavors. These are just a few of the photos I have to tell my story. I love pulling out my albums and flipping through. It always makes me smile to look back and be reminded of the fun times. 

What are your favorite photos to look back at?

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    Phoenix-based photographer with an incurable case of wanderlust. I am willing to travel for images. Contact me at jenna@jvoldenphotography.com for more information.