Dancer in Birmingham Studio

Kimberly enjoys a variety of dance styles and was happy to show some of her dance poses and stretches during our photo session recently. She was a lot of fun to work with as you can tell from these images. She used one of the photos in a Most Photogenic competition and won second place! […] Read More > 28 Jul img

Photography Tips for Good Portraits

Google “Perfect Portrait” and you’ll find lots of advice on creating the best portrait using Photoshop or other editing tools. Can you believe that a perfect portrait is not really about post processing? Actually, it’s all about getting the image right in the camera. Lighting and posing are the two most important elements of a portrait. […] Read More > 1 Jul img

Crystal and Drew Helena Wedding

Crystal and Drew were introduced by a mutual friend about 10 months before he proposed. Drew approached Crystal’s father to ask for her hand in marriage, and Crystal’s father  gave his blessing. Drew immediately went to Crystal, dropped to one knee, and proposed. They were married on March 14, 2015, at Grace Christian Church in […] Read More > 6 Apr img

Family Photography

Do you remember going through old photographs of your family and asking your parents about your grandparents and great grandparents? I remember looking into those faces to find similarities to my own. Who passed on the curly hair? the small face? the long arms and legs? Who are all those children? What has happened to […] Read More > 27 Mar img

Easter 2015 Mini Sessions

Featuring a lamb, bunnies, and eggs…no animals will be harmed in the making of photos of your child(ren) for Easter 2015! I have seen a live rabbit get a little too much loving (distressing to the rabbit, the child, and to me!) so I have made the decision to feature life like and squeezable animals to […] Read More > 23 Feb img

2015 High School Senior Models

Welcome back to my blog! Please allow me to introduce Courtney, Kaitlin, Katie Beth, Kayla, Madison, Meghan, and Nikki. These are not just gorgeous young women…they’re my senior model representatives for the Class of 2015! Each of these seniors has been a pleasure to work with. I’d like to tell you a little bit about […] Read More > 9 Feb img

9 Questions To Ask All Your Wedding Vendors Before Booking

So…you got engaged for Christmas and now the reality of planning a wedding is starting to set in. You’re in the minority if you don’t feel pretty overwhelmed. Follow the advice below for a boost of confidence when selecting your vendors. Have fun!     How do you know which wedding vendors are right for […] Read More > 29 Dec img

Keep The Memories Coming

Later this week, you’ll all gather together to celebrate the traditions you hold dear for Thanksgiving. Whether your friends and family will cook for two days straight for the traditional feast of all feasts, or if you head for adventure rather than the dinner table-take photos to capture your memories…you’ll be glad you did, I […] Read More > 25 Nov img

Christmas Gift Ideas 2014

Halloween 2014 is upon us, and with local radio stations already piping in our favorite holiday tunes for over a week now, its not too early to thinking about your nice and naughty list. Holiday Shopping can be the best or worst part of the holidays depending on your viewpoint. Whether you prefer the drama […] Read More > 31 Oct img

Mathews Manor Wedding

Shelby and Chris had formed a fast friendship while in college. Their relationship changed over time into their deep love and respect for one another. They were married Saturday, September 27 at Mathews Manor , a very popular Birmingham Wedding venue in a very special ceremony officiated by the same minister who married Shelby’s parents 29 years […] Read More > 30 Sep img
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