ALYSON + JOHN MATERNITY

Alyson & John are  gearing up for their first new addition to the family:)  We got lucky, and it turned out to be one of those beautiful Indian summer days (even though it was mid-February) and we were able to shoot for a while.  I was seriously impressed by Alyson’s boulder climbing skills though she only had a few weeks …

Amy Beaver + Headshot

Me and Amy got a chance to reconnect via good ole Facebook, after we both attended HHS.  She lucked out and was the first to get pictures in my new space in Atlanta! It will never be empty like this again, so it was fun to shoot all over it:) Had  a lot of fun and did some cute stuff …

SALLIE & JAY ENGAGE – Greenville, SC

For Sallie and Jay’s e-session I met up with them in Greenville, SC.  We started the day in the very awesome Falls Park. These two started right off by crossing river beds and climbing huge rock formations:)  Pretty sure there was some wet shoes involved in this, but it hardly even phased them! Always makes my day when people just …

NEW STUDIO, 434 Marietta St. NW Atlanta

I am pretty much elated to have just signed the papers and made it official! Time to finally get on down to Hot-lanta! The Hastings’ Seed Loft were a match made in heaven for me:) Located right off 85, and 75 on the westside of town, its super easy to get to and with plenty of space, beautiful windows for …

CORBIN & HANK ENGAGE

After shooting his brother, I teamed up with Hank and his fiance Corbin to do some rockin engagement photos before there big day in April! Hank and I both had a vision of photos on top of Little Kennesaw mountain, so it was a photo match made in heaven! We shot all day long for an extended styled and customized shoot.  We even …

ROBYN & VINCE

This shoot was so fun! It’s so refreshing to see people very much in love after 11 years of marriage:)   Even through rain clouds, the chemistry between these two shines (yes I know I am corny but it’s true!) Started the day at their house with a few shots for the Christmas cards, then went around Main St. in …

Heather

I did a short session with Heather a few months back before it was fall:) Here are a few shots from the day.  Can’t go wrong at sunset in a field with a pretty girl right lol:)

Hobbs Family Session

Piedmont Park is a great location for a quick family shoot on a wonderful fall day!  And its even better when I get to spend a little time with long time family friends The Hobbs Family (and new additions of course):)! So cool to see how their BEAUTIFUL families have grown over the years:) To see a slide show of …

Melissa & Josh Engage

So after a few weeks of planning, and trying to get some ideas down for their vintage themed shoot, we ended up in THREE awesome locations and THREE wardrobe changes.  Downtown Atlanta, Marietta Square, and Kennesaw Battlefield Park for a romantic ending.  It was a crazy day, as I also had a videographer along filming the entire shoot for my …

Kelly & Drew Engagement

Kelly and Drew just recently got engaged and what better way to celebrate then with some new photos! We had  beautiful weather and a fun day running around Atlanta to some of the “off the beaten path (literally!!)” locations. Check out some more highlights from the shoot: KELLY  & DREW SLIDESHOW Atlanta, GA

Joie’s Boudoir Session

What can I say? Joie looks insane! (in a good way of course!) I believe her eyes say it all!  We made her shoot sexy and fun, while always keepin it classy! To see the highlights from the shoot visit: JOIE’S BOUDOIR SHOOT    

Grant Family Session

What a day!  My longtime friends Dave and Elizabeth asked me to do a shoot of their family with the new arrival of their little one Turner! It was a beautiful weather and we powered through the shoot even with a few dirty diapers, and  stubbed toes! Family was a joy to work with and its awesome to see their lives changing through the …

Jenny & Dustin Maternity shoot in the woods

I was excited when Jenny & Dustin came to me wanting to do something a little non traditional to document the pregnacy of their first child. So what other way than to bring the comforts of their house, to the comfort of their awesome back yard. They wanted a few solid shots, as opposed to huge roll, and I think …

Tammara’s 1950’s Styled Portrait

Tammara and I had a great oppurtunity to help eachother out. She need photos for her modeling porfolio and I needed more photos with the vintage style I was looking for. So here we were.  We got to shoot at an AMAZING location.  Lynn Rechsteiner’s 1850’s Southern mansion.  It has been feautred in many Southern Living publications.  The day was …

“Photos on the Fly” at Foundations for the Future

I collaborated with Lynn McKinnon, the director of a creative childcare and elementary school in Kennesaw, GA –Foundations for the Future.  We decided we would have a back drop set up in the lobby, and charge NO sitting fees and allow families and children to get their picture taken.  Families had the option to purchase later if they liked the …

Rachel’s Shoot – Chicago, IL

I was back visiting in Chicago to second shoot for  Chad Husar, at Husar Photography.  I thought it would be fun too warm up shooting together again, so we found this amazing spot I have been dying to shoot as since I lived there.  It southside Chicago, just off 94 on your way to Midway airport.  It was one of …

Blair & Dave California Engagement Session

I met Blair in Chicago in 2008, and it has been a pleasure growing with her in friendship through the years:) I was honored when she asked me to shoot their engagement photos in none other than beautiful, perfect, sunny California! Blair and I scouted for days and found hidden gems of locations from Costa Mesa through Orange County.  The …

JENA — “Trash the Dress” at Rebel Woods Ranch

We had a fun idea to make the ordinary horse portrait a little more inventive by dressing things up a little;) Jena is an excellent rider and rode Lucy throughout the day. Working with animals is always quite the adventure and a little of a challenge, as they never seem to mind  they are in a photo shoot. Overall it …

Jennifer & Graham

My long time childhood friend Jen and her boyfriend Graham and I went around Atlanta and found some great new spots to shoot!  They were troopers with their clothing changes in the car and going to the “off the beaten path” locations:) Fun times!    

Portrait of Kelly McKernan

A friend of mine and successful artist Kelly McKernan agreed to do a shoot with me to help keep me sharp during some downtime. I found some great rustic locations I had been wanting to try out in Acworth and a few at home in my stuido. Though it was BRUTALLY hot that day, Kelly didn’t miss a beat, and …

Where it all began…

It was in the year of 2008, that is when I would say my life changed.  This was the year that I flew 30hrs – a total of 2 jet planes, 1 mini bi-plane, and 2 long Izuzu off-roading car rides, through multiple customs and security stops at each country, to arrive at a small village in Kaji Keji, Sudan. …