Lunch and Learn…Tips and Tricks for Family Photography

The Summit Club has invited me to be a speaker at their next Lunch and Learn…my goal is to help our guests learn how to take better photographs using point and shoot cameras and even cell phones. I will be speaking on Tuesday, July 23 at 11:45. If you’d like to attend, please click this […] Read More > 19 Jul img

Birmingham Baby Boy in Studio

Colt and his mom arrived in the studio this morning ready for several outfit changes and lots of his favorite toys. We had a terrific time for about an hour, and Colt was absolutely delightful! I love being “Aunt Gretchen” to the babies and children who are my clients and friends. Colt’s mom, Carla, and […] Read More > 12 Jul img

High School Senior in Helena Studio

Barkley, last week, came into the studio for another photo session. Barkley is a rising senior and is a member of the Helena Belles. She has lots of different looks and is at ease in front of the camera. She and I always have a great time creating beautiful images to mark her last year […] Read More > 5 Jul img

Tuscaloosa Alabama Engagement Session

Gayle and Josh invited Buddy and me to her parent’s home in Tuscaloosa for their engagement session. The home and grounds provided a perfect background for Gayle and Josh’s photo session. Gayle’s new puppy Zola got involved in some of the photos, too. And, I should add, that Josh’s cat participated in a few images, […] Read More > 30 Jun img

Morris Avenue for Engagement Session

Moderate temperatures, low humidity, two gorgeous people in love, and Morris Avenue on a Saturday late afternoon…perfection! Meghan and Tim live in Colorado but will be married in Birmingham on July 20. We are so excited to be a part of their plans. The wedding will be in the Canterbury Methodist Church with a reception […] Read More > 24 Jun img

Southside Birmingham Alabama Wedding

What a beautiful wedding! Laura and Stephen were married in the historic Highlands United Methodist Church and had their fabulous reception at The Vulcan Park. The bride wore her mother’s gown that had been updated but the integrity of the gown is intact; her mother’s veil was perfect with small lace accents around the edges. […] Read More > 17 Jun img

Birmingham Wedding in Historic Kress Building

Pam and Alex and their wedding party got dressed in The Tutweiler Hotel where they had their first look. Pam looked absolutely stunning in her gown from Bella Couture at Mt Laurel. It was a Enzoani gown called Casablanca (and Alex was quite handsome in his Mr. Burch tux, too.) Their first look was on […] Read More > 14 Jun img

Birmingham High School Photography

Senior of the Week – Meet Marlena of  PHS – Class of 2013! We had a blast in the studio in Helena and in Bessemer at the site of the renovated train station. Marlena’s favorite colors are purple, teal, orange, and navy blue; her favorite bands are Lana Del Ray and Of Mice and Men. […] Read More > 2 Jun img

Birmingham High School Senior Photography

Barkley loves grungy and urban so we went to the warehouse area of downtown Birmingham for her senior session. We had an absolute blast exploring some very interesting places for photos. We even met a probation officer who noticed some suspicious activity up the road from where we were doing our thing…stopped to tell us […] Read More > 17 May img

Birmingham’s Chef Bob Fit2Eat Program is Fabulous

Every week seems to pass faster and faster at Gretchen B Photography…I think it’s because we have delicious meals already prepared for us by Chef Bob through his Fit2Eat program. The food is always delicious, healthy, and low in fat and calories. Are you a vegetarian? Chef Bob has many vegan dishes, and he can […] Read More > 11 May img
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