Family Vacation Sessions in Outer Banks, North Carolina

Family Vacation Sessions in Outer Banks, North Carolina

The Entingh family invited me to document their family vacation in the Outer Banks of North Carolina After talking to Jessica and several family members I realized they truly had come from all over; Washington State, Colorado, Canada, Illinois, California etc.   But there was ONE thing reuniting them all—...

Outside the Home Family Session at Busch Gardens Williamsburg

Often times one of the BIGGEST hesitations in hiring a documentary photographer is the pressure you feel to have the "perfect home." I totally understand that having young children means you are living in a home that  “appears to have just been ransacked by intruders” and a little less like...

Stop Saying No and Just Get in the Darn Picture

Stop Saying No and Get in the Picture

One of the things I hear people say over and over: I don't like the way I look in photos. You know what?! I don’t either! But you know what I hate even more? The thought of me dying and my children not having photos of me with them. Stop saying...

Documenting Our Own Family Vacations in OBX, North Carolina

Documenting Our Own Family Vacations in OBX, North Carolina

Documenting our own family vacations in OBX, North Carolina throughout the years has been near and dear to my heart. Some years I document more, some years less, but either way I try and capture what it's like to have our family together is all one place.   June and...

6 Hampton Roads Locations for Family Photography Sessions

6 Hampton Roads Locations for Family Photography Sessions

I don't know if you're like me but the first few signs that Spring is here and I'm already planning what our Spring/Summer will look like. Life tends to get busy for us in the warmer months. We love taking the kids to all of our favorite Hampton Roads locations:...

Why You’re Missing Out on the BEST Photos of Your Life

Why You’re Missing Out on the BEST Photos of Your Life

A documentary photographer comes into your home for what they call a day in the life session to capture photos of your family. But you stopped listening at into your home. Here are 10 reasons why you are missing out on the BEST photos of your life: Reason #1: You're gonna...

Baby Selah's Fresh 48 Session

Baby Selah’s Fresh 48 Session in Hampton, Virginia

A few weeks ago I was able to join Jessica and her family at her home for baby Selah's fresh 48 session. Originally when I spoke to Jessica, we were going to photograph her home birth of baby Selah, but Selah had different plans! She came way faster than anyone...

Featured in Fearless and Framed- Iconic Photo Series

Featured in Fearless and Framed- Iconic Photo Series

I'm so happy to have a featured image in Fearless and Framed's Iconic Photo Series: Uncle Perry. Sometimes no amount of planning can prepare you for a story. A few weeks ago, I was prepped and ready for what would be a trip filled with high expectations. I’d gathered questions...