recent blog posts


Molly & Shawn- Fall Engagement Session

“When someone else’s happiness is your happiness, that is love.” ~Lana Del Rey I met Molly & Shawn for their fall engagement session during their trip to NC in November.  They currently live in Michigan, but Shawn’s parents are in North Carolina.  Thankfully we had a semi-warm North Carolina fall day for their session.  I […]


Tatiana & Roxie- NC Equine Photographer

“All horses deserve, at least once in their lives, to be loved by a little girl.” ~Author Unknown I have photographed Tatiana several times (you can see her most recent portrait here), as her mom was my boss at my old job and now a great friend!  Funny enough, I was able to get Tatiana […]


Caroline- Raleigh NC Senior Photographer

“You have brains in your head.  You have feet in your shoes.  You can steer yourself any direction you choose.  You’re on your own.  And you know what you know.  And YOU are the one who’ll decide where to go…” ~Dr. Seuss I had an absolute blast with Caroline at her senior session.  We met […]


Fiquet & Dutch- NC Equine Photographer

“We lose ourselves in the things we love.  We find ourselves there, too.” ~Kristin Martz It was after Fiquet & Dutch’s session that I realized I wanted to do my Women & Horses series.  I knew it wouldn’t be hard to find women who loved horses, I just had to make sure they would be […]


My Winter Wonderland

“Snow provokes responses that reach right back to childhood.” ~Andy Goldsworthy I woke up this morning as a child.  I ran (well, let’s be honest, I walked quickly) to the back door to look outside.  This time though, I had a 4 legged companion, who was just as excited as I was.  We both peaked […]


Women & Horses- NC Equine Photographer

Me at age 2 (well a few months short of).  My grandpa is holding Old Joe.  This is when it all began. (7.4.1985) Last year I started working on a series of portraits of women with their horses.  Horses and photography are two of my greatest passions so combining them was a very rewarding experience […]