Love  Journeys

Telling the full story of my couples through images is my passion, which is why I love to give you a sneak peek into their journey with me through their engagement sessions, bridal portraits, and their full wedding days. Follow along as we dive into how their relationship started and all the beautiful details of their special days!

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You and your partner recently got engaged and now you’re planning your engagement session! If the two of you are dog lovers, then you probably want to include your fur baby in your session. Why not?! They are basically the third wheel in your relationship! But before you call your photographer and ask if they’ll […]

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Highlighting my favorite engagement session locations in the Triad area.

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3 Tips For Including Your Horse in Your Engagement or Bridal Session

Congratulations! You’ve found the love of your life and are now planning a wedding. The next step is to plan out your engagement photos. But what if you want to include your real first love, your horse?! It wouldn’t feel right if you didn’t include him or her! I’m here to tell you that I’m […]

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When chatting with the bride, Emily, about the location for her bridal portrait session, she mentioned how much she loved Old Salem historic district in Winston Salem, North Carolina.  I inquired about her love for this place and she stated it was where she and Taylor had their engagement photos done. She really loved the […]

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College Senior Portrait Session with Logan Bowling at Salem College in Winston Salem North Carolina

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The weather forecasters knew it was a difficult snowstorm to accurately predict, they said it themselves.  A giant snow storm swept from Maine all the way down to Texas, moving briskly from West to East dumping snow, ice, and sleet in every place it touched – while maintaining below freezing temperatures. The conditions in North […]

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Equine Photo Session with Katie and her Arabian horse, Euphoria in Wilmington, North Carolina

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  The Walsh Family It was a beautiful day for a two-in-one maternity and family session with Missy and Brian Walsh, and their 3-year-old daughter, Kate. Not only were we able to capture pictures of the family of three, we also had a little quiet time to photograph the expecting parents alone. What started out […]

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Sarah & Blake | Maternity Session   Sarah and Blake’s maternity session was a particularly special shoot. Sarah and I have been childhood friends since we were the age of three and have managed to maintain a healthy, supportive friendship for the last 25 years — especially through all of life’s events, changes, and  many […]


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