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Preparation is key | atlanta child photographer

November 15, 2017 - Being prepared is a prerequisite for many things, even portrait sessions. Some people may think that the only thing you...
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Does style matter? | atlanta portrait photographer

November 08, 2017 - What is style? The dictionary defines style as "a manner of doing something." That something could be anything. It could...
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How to keep your sanity | atlanta portrait photographer

October 25, 2017 - In this day and age, it is so difficult to keep your cool. I mean there is so much going on ALL of the time. There's als...
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A honey of a session | atlanta portrait photographer

October 18, 2017 - Recently I had the chance to photograph a wonderful couple way up in Clarksville, Georgia. In case you don't realize how...
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No cheese, please | atlanta child photographer

October 11, 2017 - I don't know about you, but I can't stand when people tell their children or other little kids to say "cheese" when havi...
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The (almost) great escape | atlanta portrait photographer

October 04, 2017 - A few months ago I decided I wanted to volunteer at the Dekalb County Animal Shelter that is being run by Lifeline Anima...
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Introducing, Gabby! | atlanta portrait photographer

September 06, 2017 - My latest session was with a sweet 17 year old named Gabby. I met Gabby this summer. She ran with the same track club my...
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Child's Play | atlanta child photographer

August 23, 2017 - In case you all didn't know, I have a best friend that I've had since I was in 10th grade. We met in 1982. I was a new s...
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It's time for my annual, obligatory post | atlanta child photographer

August 16, 2017 - If you have followed my blog for a few years or at least since last year, you'll know what time it is. It's anniversary...
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And then there were four...| family newborn portraits

June 14, 2017 - Just recently I had a family newborn session. Per usual, it started with a phone call and then a consultation, which was...
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Feel the Glow

June 07, 2017 - Do you have remarkable friends or know remarkable people? Well I do. One such person is my friend and honorary lil' sis,...
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Never too old to learn | atlanta child photographer

April 12, 2017 - To me, learning and changing go hand in hand. I feel that if you have learned something, especially about yourself, it c...
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Limited Edition Sessions - Atlanta Child Photographer

April 05, 2017 - Happy Spring, everyone! If you're here in Georgia I'm sure you know that the weather has been rather hit or miss lately.
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I just love afro puffs! | atlanta child photographer

March 08, 2017 - My most recent session was with 3 lovely little girls named Olivia (7), Johanna & Joelle, both 5. Normally I like to mee...
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Giving Back | atlanta child photographer

March 01, 2017 - Do you ever feel like God talks to you? I do. I don't believe there is anything that is actually coincidental. Honestly,...
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A terrific tween | tween portraits

January 18, 2017 - Have I told you lately how much I love what I do? I'm sure I have. At any rate, I love what I do! Normally I photograph...
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It's delicious to be one | cake smash portraits

January 11, 2017 - Living to see another year is always a great thing. And when you have turned a year old, it's extra special for those ar...
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The funniest time of the year | holiday portraits

December 21, 2016 - If you've been following my blogs, you know that Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday. I love the family time and all of...
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A joyful Christmas? | child portraits

December 14, 2016 - And it continues...holiday portraits. During the month of November, the only people really thinking about Christmas are...
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Guess Who's Five! | Child portraits

November 30, 2016 - It has been about 6 years since I met Jillian. I was photographing "red carpet" images at a charity event and she crosse...
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One in a million | Newborn Portraits

November 02, 2016 - My latest session was a newborn session with a beautiful baby girl named Aaliyah. She is the daughter of two friends of...
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Looking for my tribe

October 05, 2016 - During my years as a business owner, I have come to realize that relationships in business are just as important as rela...
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Beauty runs in the family

September 21, 2016 - Just recently I had a really fun (and hot) session with a mother and daughter. The session was held later in the day, wh...
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I Remember when... | toddler portraits

July 27, 2016 - My latest session was with a little boy whom I have photographed previously. The last time I saw him was when he was a n...
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The not-so-big sister

June 08, 2016 - Pregnancy is a wonderful time! Ok, it's not necessarily wonderful all the time nor for everybody. If you were lucky to h...
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Waiting for sleep | newborn portraits

June 01, 2016 - So, one of my most recent sessions was with an almost 4 week old little girl named Reagan. I first met her and her mothe...
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Talking to the future

May 25, 2016 - This month I have participated in two career days. One was at my son's school and the other was at an elementary school...
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It's Dad's Turn | Father's Day

May 11, 2016 - Moms aren't the only people who are awesome. Dads can be awesome too! That's why there's a Father's Day to go along with...
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Best Job Ever

May 04, 2016 - I feel so blessed to have the best job in the world! Well, actually two of the best jobs in the world. You may have gues...
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What photographers really do

April 20, 2016 - Many people have an idea of what photographers do, but generally what others believe we do only scratches the surface. T...
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For Better or for Worse | sibling photography

March 30, 2016 - Ok, in case you're new here or just don't know, I have a plethora of siblings. I have 6 sisters and 2 brothers. I'm actu...
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The Art of Yoga | Portraits

March 02, 2016 - Yoga...it even sounds soothing. Have you tried it? I've done a little bit, but I can't say I'm an avid practitioner of i...
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Dancing makes everything better | child portraits

February 24, 2016 - In case you didn't know, the first quarter of the year is usually the slowest for photographers. Why, you ask? Well, if...
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Valentine's Day or nah?

February 10, 2016 - So, Valentine's Day is heading our way pretty swiftly. Are you a fan? Do you hate it or is it just meh for you? To be ho...
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Purposeful living

January 27, 2016 - While watching the Carolina Panthers play the Arizona Cardinals, I began thinking about what is my purpose? Why do I do...
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The end is near

December 30, 2015 - 2015 has been a pretty good year for me, for the most part. Like many of you, I have have had trials and triumphs. The i...
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And a quirky Christmas to you | sibling portraits

December 23, 2015 - One of the best things about having a big family when you're a photographer is having lots of people to photograph on an...
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All fun and games | family portraits

December 16, 2015 - It's that time of year again! Family Christmas portraits! Woohoo! For me, these aren't just family portraits, but it's a...
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My Favorite Holiday

November 25, 2015 - I don't know about you, but Thanksgiving is my most favorite holiday. My son's favorite holiday is Christmas, of course...
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Not older, better | portrait photographer

November 18, 2015 - Every year it rolls around. Same time every year. No, I'm not talking about holidays. I'm talking about our birthdays. B...
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It's that time already? | greeting cards

November 04, 2015 - Well, it's that time again. Time for what you ask? Greeting cards! I know Thanksgiving isn't even here yet, but you have...
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America's Next Top Models | Maternity Portraits

October 28, 2015 - My most recent session was of a couple expecting their first child. They were so darn cute! First I met Monique for a co...
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What are you trying to say? | portrait photography

October 14, 2015 - One thing that I like to do when capturing someone's portrait, is to show the real them. Not just the facade that we all...
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It's All Natural | nature photography

October 07, 2015 - So here we are again on a Wednesday. Thank you for joining me! Even though I specialize in photographing babies and chil...
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Waiting for a name | maternity portraits

September 30, 2015 - My most recent session was with a wonderful woman whom I met some years ago. I believe it was at either a networking eve...
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Star Quality | portraits

September 16, 2015 - My most recent session was with a mother and daughter. It was a little different than what I normally do during a sessio...
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A balancing act

September 02, 2015 - Depending on who you ask, a work/life balance is or is not possible. Some people believe that it will always be unbalanc...
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Some do, but I don't

August 26, 2015 - Ah weddings....if you're a photographer it brings about one of two responses. Woohoo! Someone wants me to photograph the...
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It's my anniversary, anniversary

August 19, 2015 - For those of you who tune in to read what I have to say or show, thank you so much! As you all may know, my posts are us...
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Show me how you feel | portrait photography

July 22, 2015 - Storytelling is the basis for photography. As they say, "One picture is worth a thousand words." So, if you look at a pi...
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Make 'Em Laugh

July 01, 2015 - One of the most genuine human reactions is laughter. Not just a chuckle, but a real, deep laugh. One that is uncontrolla...
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A Dream Come True

June 24, 2015 - Recently I had the pleasure of photographing Cece and her beautiful boy, Ocean. Cece was referred to me by my good frien...
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3 Weeks and Counting | Newborn Portraits

June 03, 2015 - Just recently I had the pleasure and privilege of photographing a beautiful 3 week old baby boy. His mother had been giv...
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A Wedding to Remember

May 20, 2015 - A long, long time ago, I used to photograph weddings. I know, it's hard to believe right? I was just starting out and ha...
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For the Artist in Them | child portraits

May 06, 2015 - Just recently I started providing sessions that show the artistic side of children. I like to call them my "Little Picas...
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Secrets of a child photographer | child portraits

April 29, 2015 - I am sure that we all have secrets or special things that we do that help us do our jobs well. It doesn't matter what yo...
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Meet the Browns | Family Portraits

April 08, 2015 - During my many years as a photographer I have met plenty of wonderful people. They start out as clients and end up as my...
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My Clients Are A Work Of Art | Photography as Art

April 01, 2015 - As you may know, my tagline is "Putting Art into Photography" and that's exactly what I do. Not only do I make works of...
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It's Not What You Think | Child Portraits

March 18, 2015 - ​Child portrait sessions are a special type of portrait session. Not only because this type of session must capture the...
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Two Tu Cute | Sibling Photography

March 11, 2015 - Lately I have been very busy with model sessions. I have had some really great new clients who helped me create new imag...
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More than Siblings | Child Portraits

March 04, 2015 - Continuing on with my model sessions, I was fortunate enough to photograph Aleka and her brother Grayson. They both are...
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Funky Little Divas | Sibling Portraits

February 25, 2015 - Currently I am in the middle of photographing clients for my model call. In case you're wondering, I have model calls to...
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Second Chances Are Awesome

February 04, 2015 - Second chances are truly awesome. How often do we really get second chances? If and when we do get a second chance, does...
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Service vs. Customer Service

January 28, 2015 - Being a business owner I have found that service and customer services are actually two different things. When you think...
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Are You a Model Citizen? | Portraits

January 21, 2015 - Well it is that time again. Time for me to do a little creative experimenting and what better way to do that than with m...
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What Inspires Me | Portraits

January 14, 2015 - What inspires me? That's a good question. It is also a question that is not necessarily easy to answer. I find inspirati...
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Not Your Ordinary Head Shots

January 07, 2015 - First off, Happy New Year! Woohoo! We have all survived another year. I think that deserves a round of applause. Last ye...
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2014, What a Year!

December 31, 2014 - 2014, what a year! It's been rather interesting for me. How has it been for you? I can't say it has been bad or good; it...
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What a Difference A Year Makes | Toddler Portraits

December 17, 2014 - There are so many things that I love about my career, but one of the best things is watching the little ones grow up. Us...
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Sometimes You Just Have to Pause

December 10, 2014 - This past weekend was definitely a busy one. It all started Friday night when I assisted some fellow photographers for a...
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A Change of Pace | Senior Portraits

December 03, 2014 - As you all may or may not know, my specialty is portraits of newborns and children with a smattering of maternity. Every...
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Thanksgiving, WooHoo

November 26, 2014 - Yay, Thanksgiving! I just love Thanksgiving! It is my favorite holiday. You may not know this about me, but I just love...
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It's My Birthday, It's My Birthday

November 19, 2014 - Hey! It's my birthday! Well, it was my birthday on Monday. I guess I'm just carrying it over through today. I know plent...
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What I Like About November

November 12, 2014 - What I like about November, hmmmm. There are quite a few things to like about it. For one, the leaves are such beautiful...
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How to Prepare for a Newborn Session | Newborn Portraits

October 29, 2014 - Oh how I love to photograph newborn babies! It is one of my absolute favorite things to do. Yes, it is very challenging,...
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What Not to Wear | Portraits

October 01, 2014 - There are plenty of posts out there that tell you what you should wear, well I am going to tell you what you should not...
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It Really Should Be Easier | Family Portraits

September 24, 2014 - Being a photographer definitely has its perks. Also being a DYIer has its perks as well, except when it comes to photogr...
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What Session Fits You? | Child Portraits

September 17, 2014 - Photographing babies and children is one of the greatest joys in my life. Just so you know, I have many joys, but photog...
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The Beauty of Waiting | Maternity Portraits

September 03, 2014 - I remember being pregnant 9 years ago. I didn't feel cute or sexy. I felt extremely nauseous ALL day. Not just in the mo...
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I See You | Newborn Photography

August 27, 2014 - My latest session was with a beautiful little boy named Dakari. He looks just like his beautiful mother. Instantly when...
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The Magic in Motion | Behind the Scenes Video

August 13, 2014 - So a few weeks back I shared some portraits I created of my niece and nephew in the park. The images were created during...
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A Little Extra|Maternity Portraits

July 30, 2014 - ​My most recent session was a maternity session. Come to think about it, it has been a few months in the making. In fact...
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Furry Family Portraits|Pet Portraits

June 25, 2014 - Ok, just for the record, I am not a pet photographer. Have I photographed pets before? Yes. Was it a designated pet port...
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Fabulous Fathers-Father and Child Portraits

June 18, 2014 - Just this past Sunday we all celebrated Father's Day. Even if you are not a dad, I am sure you have one otherwise you wo...
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Reunited and it feels so good

May 28, 2014 - First off let me say I LOVE MY CLIENTS! I have probably said that before, but I really do. They are the best people. Wit...
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My iPhonography

May 21, 2014 - Being a photographer is a wonderful thing, but sometimes it can be a burden. Just because I LOVE to photograph people, p...
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The Best Things Come in Threes - Sibling Portraits

May 14, 2014 - ​My most recent session was of a set of 14 year old triplets. Yes, you read that right...triplets. When I received the e...
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It's a Girl! - Newborn Portraits

May 07, 2014 - Last week I blogged about the maternity session I did with my sister. For those of you who know her, you already know sh...
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We Are In This Together-Maternity Portraits

April 30, 2014 - Every once in a while I get the opportunity to photograph my family members. Sometimes it is during the holidays, other...
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Sisterly Love-Sibling Portraits

April 23, 2014 - About a week or so ago was my last model session for the year. I love those sessions! I get to experiment a little, meet...
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Three of a Kind - Sibling Portraits

April 16, 2014 - Siblings! What a wonderful creation! I should know because I have eight siblings myself. Oddly enough, my son has no sib...
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Little Miss Personality-Child Portraits

April 02, 2014 - Recently I had the pleasure of photographing an adorable 3 year old named Jaylah, for one of my model sessions. Talking...
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Pretty In Pink- family portraits

March 26, 2014 - ​Just recently a dear family friend contacted me to see if I would be available to photograph her and her daughter. I wa...
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Nonstop Fun - Toddler Portraits

March 19, 2014 - ​Being that it is the middle of March, my child model sessions are dwindling down. I have so enjoyed working with all of...
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Sleeping Beauty, Not - Newborn Portraits

March 12, 2014 - Recently I had the pleasure of photographing a couple and their newborn daughter. This was not the first time I photogra...
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Beauty and Her Brother – Child Portraits

February 18, 2014 - About a week ago I photographed a cute little 3 year old and her brother for one of my child model sessions. This was ri...
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Everyone Has a History

February 04, 2014 - During February there is a celebration of Black History, which I think is wonderful and important. If not for Black Hist...
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Snowmagedon 2014! – Snow Portraits

January 28, 2014 - Today I was at a loss as to what to blog about and then it snowed. I took images with my iPhone when it first started an...
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Preparing for a Family Portrait Session

January 21, 2014 - Everyone loves family portraits. Well, maybe not everyone. Over the years I have learned quite a bit about photographing...
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And One for the Road – Family Portraits

January 07, 2014 - The holiday season is usually a very busy time for many business owners, especially photographers. I was no exception. A...
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Like Clockwork – Family Portraits

December 17, 2013 - There aren’t many things you can count on on a yearly basis, but there is one thing I can count on and that’s Mike, Beli...
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Baby in a Box – Newborn Portraits

December 11, 2013 - On the day before my birthday I got the best present. I photographed a 6 week old newborn in a box. Ok, it was more of a...
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What’s It Worth To You? – Quality Portraits

December 04, 2013 - When there is something that you want, I mean really want, you’ll do whatever it takes to get it. Correct? If you deem w...
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