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My latest epiphany | atlanta child photographer

August 01, 2018 - If you follow me on Instagram you may have seen this image on Monday. I don't know about you but I love the simplicit...
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A grand reunion

July 11, 2018 - Last week my blog talked about my brother and his family coming to visit. At the time of the posting, that particular ev...
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Strike a Pose | atlanta portrait photographer

June 06, 2018 - Happy June! I don' know about you but this year sure seems like it's flying by already. Before I know it the summer will...
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Well, maybe it is you | atlanta child photographer

May 23, 2018 - Let me just say that I was going to blog about my son turning 13 last week but since I haven't had a chance to take any...
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Too saucy for you | portrait photographer

May 02, 2018 - Well, hey there! It has been a minute. Last week I had a guest blogger submit a helpful article for those of us with chi...
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I know it's spring but...|atlanta family portrait photographer

March 21, 2018 - Yes, I know it's spring but I just realized that I didn't write a blog about one of my sessions last year. Last November...
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Never too early | mommy and me portraits

February 28, 2018 - Spring is just around the corner. Actually, here in Georgia, it feels like it's already here. We've had temperatures in...
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You ought to be in pictures

January 31, 2018 - If you follow me on Instagram, you probably have seen my postings about wall art. I am a very big advocate for displayin...
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Another one bites the dust | atlanta portrait photographer

January 03, 2018 - So long 2017! It was real and it was fun...I guess that makes it real fun. I'm not going to say that 2017 was a bad year...
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Last session of the season

December 27, 2017 - Well, it finally came. The last session of the season. It's a rather bittersweet time for me because I enjoy photographi...
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A new addition | atlanta newborn photography

December 20, 2017 - A few weeks ago I photographed a family newborn session for a beautiful family. It was Michael, Aviva, and Ari. When Avi...
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Hope and persistence always wins

December 13, 2017 - Hope and persistence are two of the best attributes to have. If you have no hope, then why continue? If you don't persis...
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Holiday pajama party | atlanta child photographer

December 06, 2017 - The holidays are here and what better way to commemorate it than with family portraits. I have clients whom I photograph...
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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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The night the lights went out in Stone Mountain | atlanta portrait photographer

September 13, 2017 - As many across America know, Hurricane Irma attacked Georgia, or at least parts of Georgia on Monday. The day started of...
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How do you want your story told? | child portrait photographer

August 02, 2017 - Earlier this week I had the pleasure of delivering a portrait book to one of my long-time clients. She has been with me...
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To all the daddies

June 21, 2017 - I know, I know...Father's Day was Sunday. Considering my blog comes out every Wednesday (10:00 a.m. like clockwork) I wi...
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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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My Mother-in-Law Cometh

May 31, 2017 - Soooooooo, my mother-in-law came for a visit last week. Actually, my husband bought her a ticket so that she could atten...
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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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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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A Sassy Christmas | holiday portraits

December 07, 2016 - Recently I had a chance to photograph my sister and her children again for their Christmas cards and portraits. As usual...
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My Favorite Time of Year | Thanksgiving

November 23, 2016 - Thanksgiving is my most favorite holiday ever! Not only because it is during my birth month (Scorpio in the house!) but...
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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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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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Unbridled Authenticity | child portraits

August 24, 2016 - I just love photographing children! Well of course I do, since that is what I specialize in. No, I mean I really looooov...
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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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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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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 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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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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Tell me what you want | photographic design

July 29, 2015 - Nowadays you have so many choices when it comes to making a purchase. What kind of car should I get? A sports car? Sedan...
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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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A Brand New Digital Start

June 10, 2015 - There comes a time in life and in business when you have to make changes. Now is the time to make changes in my business...
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Who is best for you? | Choosing a photographer

April 15, 2015 - So, you're looking for a photographer to photograph your (insert person/event) but you don't know where to start. I thin...
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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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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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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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Family Matters|Family Portraits

February 18, 2015 - Just recently I had the pleasure of photographing a wonderful family. It all happened rather quickly. I received a call...
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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 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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Photography is for Sharing | Portrait Photography

October 15, 2014 - What does photography mean to you? Is it nothing special? Is it something that can be done at any time? Is it something...
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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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Getting My Sanity Back

August 06, 2014 - As you know, I generally write blogs about all things photography. Whether it is about a recent session, a "how to" or j...
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Sharing the Magic|Behind the session

July 16, 2014 - I don't know about you, but I like to see an example of whatever it is I am about to purchase. I don't feel that photogr...
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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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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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