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...

Kelce Family Session in Hampton, Virginia

Kelce Family Session in Hampton, Virginia

"You were great company, and yet not so present that we knew the camera was there."  -Tyler Kelce It had been many years since the Kelce's had family photos taken. I mean as a family of eight life has been kinda busy and photography wasn't really the first thing that...

Virginia Family Photos Without the Stress

Stress Free Virginia Family Photo Session

"I always secretly have some anxiety while preparing for family photo sessions. "- Brittany Finding the right outfits, praying for everyone to have a good hair day, making sure everyone is well rested, fed... Let's not even talk about behavior. 😑 Um..who wouldn't get stressed out trying to coordinate all of...

What is Documentary Family Photography?

What is Documentary Family Photography?

our normal, every day life is breathtaking beautiful. It’s filled with all these little details that make it quite special. But sometimes you need someone to help you see it. I get it, you’re thinking, "How can pictures of us eating lunch, brushing teeth or getting the children ready to get...

Baby girl looking out storm door with reflection

2017 Highlights (and figuring out this whole #bossmom thing)

  Holy moly yall! I can't believe how fast this year has flown by! 2017 was filled with SO many highlights. I can't even explain how blessed I feel to have been at home figuring out this whole #bossmom thing. "A winner is a dreamer who never gives up." - Nelson...

Kelce Family Session in Hampton, Virginia

The Legacy Project – Scholarship Program

The Legacy Project was created for families who are overtaxed, underrepresented, or have a particularly important or compelling story. My mom was once single mother, her time was spent working, sleeping and caring for my sister and I. This didn’t leave much money for extras, much less photos Some of...

small hands big apple

Mentor Workshop and Documentary Session – Mallory & Girls

I was so excited when Chelsea Furlong of Chelsea Lyn Photography said she offered mentoring sessions! Chelsea and I only recently became friends when I realized she was a local photographer. An amazingly talented one at that when it comes to documentary photography. Education is SO important and I had...

Colby jumping on furniture

Jumping on the Couch

HOW MANY TIMES AS A MOM OR DAD DO YOU FIND YOURSELF SAYING, "No jumping on the couch!" There are so many times throughout a day where you have to make a decision whether to correct your child or extend grace. It reminded me of a podcast I recently listened...