Birth Stories are some of my most favorite memories to capture.  The memories of raw emotion through the labor of birth, and the awakened joy when new parents see their child for the first time.  So when Jennifer and Devin asked me to be present during the birth of their son and first child, Bradley […]

Birth stories, Lifestyle

February 28, 2018

Birth Story of Bradley Daniel

Do you need to tell your family’s story?  I love to capture those real life stories!  It is one of the reasons I became a photographer almost 9 years ago. If I could go back in time to capture those moments with my family while they were still home, I would do it in a […]

Bridals, engagments, family, Lifestyle, Maternity

January 29, 2018

Spring Sessions Marathon

Emerald Park is one of the hidden treasures of North Little Rock, Arkansas.  When Erica contacted me about her December wedding, she mentioned that she was thinking about Petit Jean State Park (one of the most beautiful state parks we have in Arkansas).  So I knew what vision she had in mind but since she […]

December 8, 2017

Emerald Park Wedding | Erica and Denny

Uncategorized, weddings

Hayley + Zach were married on a beautiful, sunny day in September with  beautiful green pastures, blue skies, and a warm breeze! It was the PERFECT fall wedding day!  I have loved getting to know these two throughout their wedding journey.  Their wedding day was an example of how much Zach and Hayley are loved […]

venues, weddings

October 30, 2017

Zach + Hayley | Carter Farm Wedding

Let’s talk about maternity sessions and how important these sessions are.  As the mother who has had this special time in my life 4 times, I now see the importance of capturing such a fleeting moment in time. There were times that I felt as though I looked like a beached whale.  As time has […]

Maternity

February 17, 2017

Emerald Park | Paige and Heath Maternity

For the last 2 years, I have heard so much about how magical the lighting is in California.  I had dreamed of maybe one day shooting there but really didn’t think that dream would ever come true until one day on facebook, I saw where my friend Laura Hernandez was having her first workshop.  I […]

February 4, 2017

Monterey Workshop by Laura & Rachel

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Southern Wedding Photographer’s  guide to the perfect engagement session with your wedding photographer. DO WE REALLY NEED ENGAGEMENT PHOTOS? One of my biggest goals as a wedding photographer is to improve the overall experience of my couples.  That is why I automatically include engagement sessions with all of my credit base wedding packages.   There […]

engagments, personal, Uncategorized

March 25, 2016

What every couple should know about engagement sessions

Wedding and portrait photography wasn’t my goal when I started this business almost 7 years ago.   But I did have a young daughter that was always with me that I did dream of making this a mother/daughter team with.  At the time, Arin was only 11 when I put her first DSLR camera in her […]

Bridals, Lifestyle, personal, Uncategorized, weddings

January 23, 2016

Wedding and Portrait Photography by Arin

Film photography is my new obsession.  Two-three years ago, my inspiration photographer and friend  Julie Paisley started shooting film.  I fell in love with her work all over again but I didn’t realize it was because of film.  I really thought it was a new way she was editing so I decided to try it […]

January 21, 2016

Film Photography – a new adventure

personal, styled shoots, weddings

Marylake Camelite Monastery was the perfect location for Erin’s Bridals!  When we were trying to come up with a location that best fit Erin’s dress and vision, I immediately thought of the lighting at Marylake.  And the sun did not disappoint us that day. I am finally getting Erin’s film Bridals posted and I couldn’t […]

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November 23, 2015

Marylake Camelite – Erin’s Film Bridals