This blog is excerpted from my bimonthly newsletter, which comes with a fresh music playlist made by yours truly. Sign up to receive it here. A reminder for my fellow creators: “Keep shooting what fills YOUR cup.”  A photographer I admire often shares this important advice. It’s a solid reminder to maybe…. not… copy everyone else? I also take this to mean focus on your strengths. If you are creating what you’re inclined to create, it’s likely to become your strongest asset. As photographers, we are constantly looking for the moments, scenes, and experiences that draw us in enough to […]

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Summer Reflections- For My Fellow Creators



I LOVE a good winter wedding. I love the twinkle lights, the class, and sheer joy of people getting together under one roof on a cold night to celebrate love. Kathy & Calvin’s winter wedding in downtown Detroit was absolutely stunning. The classy black attire of the bridal party, the gold accents on the dinnerware, and the timeless white floral turned a dreary winter day into something truly magical.  Kathy and Calvin’s 5-star vendor team included Juniper & Lace Events, Detroit Athletic Club, Jade Social, and Vivano Flower Shop. If you’re getting married in the Detroit area, look up these […]

A Stunning Winter Wedding | Kathy & Calvin



Maternity Sessions are pure magic. Being a wedding and lifestyle photographer means that I get to turn the happiest moments in my clients’ lives into tangible memories. And I love it. This maternity session was absolute perfection! The light, the bump, the dress– all coming together to create swoon-worthy images that I know this family will treasure forever. My approach to photography In every session – whether it be wedding, portrait or lifestyle photography– I’m looking for the intimate moments. The ones that unlock a little bit of my clients’ stories. I find them in the way they look at […]

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An Ethereal Maternity Session in New England



Explore stunning photos of three Memphis venues – The Opera, The Columns, and The Cadre

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Grace and Josh – The Columns in Memphis



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