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May 12, 2019

FILED IN: Family, Maternity, People

I love these newborn sessions. I love the shine in parents’ eyes. I love the honesty of sleepless nights. I love the soft cooing and the songs sung to calm a restless babe.. It’s always a sweet time to witness and document. Here’s what I saw on an afternoon at home with baby jimmy and […]

December 17, 2018

FILED IN: Family, People

Hanna and I went to school together most of our lives. Growing up, I remember people getting us mixed up at church all the time! Two little blonde haired girls running around, I can see how it happened! Flash forward, years later, I get to watch as Hanna has little blonde haired girls of her […]

September 26, 2018

FILED IN: Family, People

Y’all know how much this family means to me. Meredith and I have been friends since the awkward teenage years. It has been such a joy of mine to watch her transition into the most gracious mother, and an even greater joy to photograph it! Last weekend, I hung out one with the Taylors one […]

August 9, 2018

FILED IN: Family, People

When it comes to wedding photography, summer in Florida is always a slow season. Consistent 90 degree temps and 100%+ humidity is not the most appealing environment to the average bride and groom (or photographer!). Typically, I prepare for a couple of months with additional free time, but, this summer has surprised me. A steady […]

August 1, 2018

FILED IN: Family, People

At a recent family shoot, I caught the below moment between Julia and her mother Rhodora, or “Dora” for short. As I was editing their full gallery, I kept coming back to this image. Julia’s parents were visiting from California and she wanted to have family photos taken while they were in town, which I […]