Recent Posts


When you are a photographer, word of mouth is almost everything! The beautiful Anna Thompson referred Justin & Nicole to Fran & me for their wedding photography. We are so thankful that she did. We met Nicole & Justin at Nicole’s mom’s house in Spring Hope yesterday to do their engagement shoot. We hit it […]

January 30, 2021


Snowy Engagement Shoot – Justin & Nicole


Going to Duke University is obviously an honor and something to be proud of. It could also have the potential to be intimidating. Not only are all of the students super smart, but they are from all over the world. Finding people you have common ground with is even more of a priority in this […]

January 2, 2021


Nashville, NC Winter Wedding


Amanda grew up watching every single Disney movie ever made. As soon as I saw her and Jesse on Saturday, I immediately thought they looked like the perfect Disney prince and princess! Yes, they are beautiful on the outside, but they are good souls as well. Amanda is funny and sweet. Over the years that […]

December 12, 2020

Latest sessions, Weddings

Jesse & Amanda Melton – An Intimate Christmas Wedding


It took three attempts to get this senior session done! But sometimes, last-minute plans work best! Robert and I had a great time at the Imperial Center yesterday. He’s such a sweet and handsome guy with the best hair and smile! He’s going to be an ECU Pirate! Good luck Robert!

December 7, 2020

Latest sessions, Seniors

Robert Zampardi C/O 2021


I’ve heard so much about Mary Frances from my parents. It was great to finally meet her and Jason in person. They are so excited about becoming first-time parents. Mary Frances crocheted the umbrella cover you see in the images. I had never seen anything like that. Here are a few favorites from our time […]

November 15, 2020

Latest sessions, Maternity

Mary Frances & Jason Maternity Shoot


What a fun time we had yesterday during Leah’s session. We laughed and laughed. I would hear Leah laughing on one side of me and Stacie, her mom, laughing on the other side with the same laugh. And of course, that made me laugh more! It was just a good time! Leah is so beautiful […]

November 12, 2020

Latest sessions, Seniors

Leah Carr C/O 2021


We had such a fun laid back time taking these pictures! Christa & MacKenzie are sisters. Mackenzie is a senior and Christa is 13. Their personalities are so different. It was fun to see them interact with each other. Enjoy a few of my favorites of these beautiful sisters!

November 10, 2020

Latest sessions, Seniors

Mackenzie & Christa


Give me all the cotton and this family any time! Now, go ahead and say “awwww”.

November 6, 2020

Latest sessions, Portraits

Lilley Family in the Cotton