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Mr & Mrs M | Emerald Isle Couples Beach Boudoir

First of all, I want to send a HUGE shout out to this amazing couple! I had a wicked last minute cancellation, like as my sitter walked in the door I got a message from the people I was supposed to be shooting. (In their defense, it was because of the Marine Corps and no… Continue reading Mr & Mrs M | Emerald Isle Couples Beach Boudoir

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Sunflower Minis | Swansboro NC Portrait Photography

This year the sunflowers that bloomed in Cape Carteret were perfect for portrait sessions! I'm so glad I offered the mini sessions this year, I was able to photograph a few different types of sessions in them including siblings, maternity, and mommy and me. The light at the sunflower fields is simply gorgeous during the… Continue reading Sunflower Minis | Swansboro NC Portrait Photography

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Mermaid Erin in Stormy Skies | Emerald Isle NC Photography

Crystal reached out about booking her daughter, Erin, a mermaid session. They came from almost two hours away, and well, it's North Carolina weather and we all held our breath as we watched the storm clouds roll in. Fortunately, they were super early to the session and I headed down to the beach early myself… Continue reading Mermaid Erin in Stormy Skies | Emerald Isle NC Photography

30th cake smash photo session
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Jess’s Dirty 30! | Jacksonville NC Portrait Photography

Turning 30 is an adventure that sometimes needs a bit of excitement with it. For her 30th, Jess wanted to really showcase her fun side so we did a 30th Cake Smash and Champagne Splash! With a cake lovingly made by her husband, a window she turned into a chalkboard, special balloons, and pink champagne… Continue reading Jess’s Dirty 30! | Jacksonville NC Portrait Photography

Big family on beach
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Andrews Family | Emerald Isle Beach Vacation Photography

The Andrews family has been coming to beautiful Emerald Isle on vacation for eleven years! This year, they hired me to capture their family in photos and I'm so grateful they did. They were a lot of fun to work with, lots of laughing and joking along the way, and then they even broke out… Continue reading Andrews Family | Emerald Isle Beach Vacation Photography

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Peterson Family | Camp Lejeune Family Photography

Samantha reached out wanting to get photos of her family and I'm so glad she did because we had so much fun! We decided on the beach for their photos because it's beautiful but it's also an easy place to allow kids some fun. We met at Onslow Beach on Camp Lejeune and jumped right… Continue reading Peterson Family | Camp Lejeune Family Photography