The weather is warming up and I’m super inspired!!  I’m working on getting my calendar filled..and I couldn’t be more  excited for Spring! I have a few spots open for the upcoming months! I can take the following types of sessions: Couples, Maternity, Family, Seniors 1 on 1 Photography mentoring   I have two more […]

My unexpected approach to sparkler and glow stick exits! – tips for low light photography   I’m nervous and excited to tell you all about my strategy to exit photos today.  It is like my dirty little secret in a way. Have you even seen a glow stick exit picture and the glow sticks aren’t […]

5 Reasons you need a Wolfpack – masterminds for photographers Studies show you should have 5 people in your life that you can dive deep and talk business with.  Five people who understand you, lift you up, and make you better.  My husband read that and related it to golf.  He started naming off his […]

Jordan modeled for a recent mentoring session!  Kristin and I had the best time getting creative at Bells Mill Park in Chesapeake.  This was my first time shooting there, and I have to admit, I loved it!  I took some time off shooting and let me tell you, I was READY!  It was a perfect […]

Why Client Experience is always first  …   my off-beat approach Client Experience First.  Photos Second. My approach to client experience is not typical.  I don’t give fancy welcome guides, a boxed gift in the mail after booking, glitter, or personalized stuff.   I would love to do these things…  I’m certainly not knocking it….  But honestly […]

Dear new photographer….   a special reminder just for you   “I feel so behind in photog life”  she said to me.   I have a combination of two emotions when I hear these words…. 1.  Excitement for her and her eagerness to improve.   2.  A little bit of a heart-drop because I want to badly […]

Sunday was COLD and Michelle & VJ were such troopers!!!   The Virginia Beach winter light is oh so worth it!  We already had one reschedule thanks to all the snow and we were determined.   Stumpy Lake did not disappoint, and neither did this adorable couple.  Michelle is such a beauty and their snuggly red blanket […]