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The Life of a Horseman

“There is no mysticism, no magic, or only one method in the realm of good horsemanship… It’s knowing that everything you think you know about horses may change with the very next horse.” ~Buck Brannaman Every time I go to my horse barn I always drive by a field with a large herd of horses. […]

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Fall Family Fun- Charlotte NC Mini Sessions

“Enjoy the little things in life for some day you will look back and realize they were the big things.” ~Robert Brault For the past three years I have been traveling to Charlotte, NC and offering fall mini sessions to families.  Unlike a lot of mini sessions that are offered, mine include a 1 hour […]

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The Life of Grandpa Jr.

“The abundance of ordinary things, their convenient arrangement here, seemed for the moment a personal gift to me.  As did my ability to notice this, to be grateful for it.” ~Sue Miller This past week I watched Kirsten Lewis (documentary photographer) give a 3 day class on CreativeLive about Family Photography: Modern Storytelling.  To say she inspired me would be an […]

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A New Chapter- Melissa & Josh

“The best thing to hold onto in life is each other.” ~Audrey Hepburn This sweet couple’s wedding took place last year and I thought it would be fitting to share their images now as they will be celebrating their one year anniversary next month!  Based on the experience I had with them for their engagement photos, I […]


LeeAnn & Missy- NC Equine Photographer

“You’re my favorite place to go when my mind searches for peace.” ~Unknown LeeAnn’s equine portrait session is the last in my Women & Horses series.  I am sad that this series has to come to and end, but I am oh so thankful for the AMAZING women and horses I met on this journey. […]


Jenny & Sophie- NC Equine Photographer

 “We ride to fly.  To feel.  To touch.  To breath.  To laugh.  To soar.  To overcome.  To relax.  To prove them wrong.  To belong.  To feel strong.  To heal.  To love & to be loved back.  To communicate without words.  We ride to live.” Jenny by nature is a sweet, kind-hearted young woman, so I […]