Have you ever visited somewhere for the first time, and it felt like home? I believe a Pinterest post probably has a word for that. I have been to many places in America, and visited a few countries over "this way," like Mexico, Costa Rica, Guatemala. But Scotland...I felt like I'd returned to it somehow. [...]
I was happy to hear that I would be doing this sweet family's portraits again this year! We spent the last hour of daylight playing along the lake at sunset!
Sasha and I were going back and forth trying to think of a location for her engagements. Being from California but living in Charlotte means a lot of my local locations are farm or country and while that is wonderful for the right couple, I wouldn't say it's how I describe my personal work. I [...]
From the moment I met these two I knew there was potential for a fantastic partnership. I like to ask my couples about their love story but equally important is what they want from their wedding. Jason and Lynnette had me at "we want our wedding to be a beautiful day, not worrying about the [...]
Anyone who knows me well as a photographer knows that an overcast wedding does NOT get me down! It's like having a sky wide diffuser over the sun. No harsh shadows, no one is squinting, the tones outdoors are more rich. The drizzle-rain had us a bit worried but fortunately that passed just before the [...]
Have you ever been pining for a place you've never been and magically you end up with an opportunity to go there? That's exactly what happened to me as if it was meant to be. Colorado has always been on my bucket list and I can't even tell you exactly why I've never been before. [...]
A couple weeks ago I was browsing Marshalls clothing racks while my husband and daughter looked through the toy section. I had my hair up in what I like to call my "man bun" (half up, half down with the top half in a bun on my head.) Alina was shopping directly across from me [...]