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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 […]

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Engagement- Ashley & Daniel- Greenville NC

“Once in awhile, right in the middle of ordinary life… love comes along and brings you a fairytale.”  ~Author Unknown I met Ashley & Daniel at their wedding venue- Yankee Hall Plantation– for their engagement session.  We had a beautiful evening to work in and Ashley & Daniel were delightful to work with.  They were easy to […]


The Life of a Farrier

“Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life.” ~Confucius Last year I was looking for some personal photography work.  I wanted to work on my documentary skills all while telling someone’s story.  John Watkins came to mind as he was someone I knew and had (in my opinion) […]