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  • Maternity Portraits: Megan and Alex

  • When I left Charlottesville in the morning to drive up to Manassas to take these maternity photos, it was nearly 80 degrees. These photos were going to be sunny, warm and super easy. But, dumb me, didn't check the weather and was shocked to step out of the car and realize it was only 50 degrees with[...]
  • Newborn Session at Home: Kane Marcus

  • I have known the parents of this sweet little boy for a couple of years now and was thrilled to finally get to meet him and hold him while we walked around their home. And he didn't even make a fuss! He's got his mom's hair but definitely looks like a mini version of his papa - adorable. Kane Marcus[...]
  • Photography Sessions At Home

  • When exactly were the "good old days"? I think for me, they were the years I spent growing up on Janedale Drive in Fremont, Indiana. That house is where I ate over ten thousand meals. Where my dog Winston greeted me hundreds of times at the front door. Where we decorated for twenty Christmases an[...]
  • Still Life Photography

  • Let's talk about photography that doesn't involve booking a client or even necessarily putting on pants: Still Life Photography! SLP (I'm lazy) is something worth learning even if you want to only shoot portraits and weddings. Why? Because when you're shooting a wedding, you're capturing more tha[...]
  • Why I Love Film Photography

  • Most film lovers remember the excitement of developing their own prints in their high school darkroom. The smell of fixer in the air and the warm glow of the red safety lights. I loved watching my images slowly emerge in the developer bath. Film photography was fun and the cameras I used were cheap [...]