Tag: natural light

Ms L | Jacksonville NC Boudoir Photography

I have been looking forward to Ms L’s session for a while now and when we realized how soon Mercedes was moving we knew we HAD to get her session in before that happened. Ms L make look familiar, yes, she is exactly who you think she is! Being her session and being on hand…

Lewis Family: Winter | Jacksonville NC Family Photography

Oh Marine Corps life. It’s something that has it own unique situations. Over the summer we held a four seasons of minis giveaway and one of the winners was Kelsey. Her summer session was at the beach, her fall session at a park in Jacksonville. This time we opted for a location on base as…

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…

Miss A | Jacksonville NC Boudoir Photography

woman in lace dress on blue couch

Apparently I’ve been slacking on the whole blogging thing, whoops! Here’s a session from back in August that I have been sharing all over the place since then! Miss A came in with some ideas but really wanting to celebrate herself. This opened the gateway for us to have a lot of fun, laughing and…

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…

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…

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…

Mermaid Erin in Stormy Skies | Emerald Isle NC Photography

mermaid on beach with stormy skies

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…

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…

Peterson Family | Camp Lejeune Family Photography

family in water on beach

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…