Category: photo session

Miss A at the Palace | Jacksonville NC Boudoir Photography

This is a session that I have had on my photography bucket list for a long time and I’m ecstatic it finally all came together the way I wanted! We started hair & make up at noon, which seems early until you consider the ever amazing Mercedes was doing an 18th century hair style on…

Mercedes at the Palace | New Bern Maternity Photography

You know that amazing moment when everything sort of just comes together and life is awesome? This session was born from a series of moments like that. I’ve known Mercedes for a few years now, since I made an offhand comment to my son about a book series and heard someone behind me yell “oh…

Sunflower Minis | Swansboro NC Portrait Photography

little girl jumping in sunflower field

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…

Jess’s Dirty 30! | Jacksonville NC Portrait Photography

30th cake smash photo session

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…

Andrews Family | Emerald Isle Beach Vacation Photography

Big family on beach at sunset

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…

Quinn Family | Jacksonville Family Portrait Photographer

family photo at sunset

A few years ago, I was in a Barnes and Noble with my son when I spotted an Outlander display. I pointed this out to my then 4 year old and said “oh look honey, it’s the books mommy keeps reading” and I hear someone very excitedly say “Oh my god, me too!!!!”. This is…

Terry Sisters | Swansboro Mermaid Photography

mermaid sisters on beach

Congratulations to these lovely ladies! A few months ago, I hosted a contest for a free mermaid session and they won. We met at Onslow Beach, me with tails & tops, them with lots of giggles and smiles. Mom even brought a great friend who helped as a merwrangler (very important person on the set…