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The Grandkids | Antique Props for Kids – Chesapeake, VA

portrait photographer

What happens when your son-in-law is obsessed with antiques?! Photo session with the grandsons!! But first, a few photos of Waverly in his Soccer Shots shirt. This is Waverly’s first fall season of soccer lessons! If you know Wave, he loves everything ball related – basketball, baseball, football, soccer ball, exercise ball, beach ball, etc. and since he has been in front of my camera since birth, he sure is.. Read More

The Huttons | Real Life Photo Session – Duck, NC

Family photo session

The Huttons are a very busy family with two little boys 14-months apart. This is a challenge when trying to photograph a session but you go with the flow and get real-life photos that depict the season of life they are in right now. Whatever it takes to get a happy smile, even from Mom! We won’t talk about how this alligator became a fighting game 😉 When all else.. Read More

Spangler Family | Maternity Session – Smithfield, VA

We had a beautiful day for the Spangler’s maternity session. She and her daughter were so adorable in their matching colors! I am so glad they made the trip to Smithfield for their backdrops! Buttercups anyone?!! They were plentiful here! Contact me if you would like to get on my calendar for a photo session!  

Grandmother + Grandkids | Smithfield, VA

Oh the love of a grandmother for her grandbabies! This grandma wanted to document a session with her five little ones before one family moved away. Documenting special memories and the fun you have with children is so important. They are only little for a short period of time. Their snuggles and cute sayings leave a special place in our hearts! Enjoy this session! Mom and daughter moment. Happy son-in-law.. Read More

Brianna – 13th Birthday | Smithfield, VA

Turning 13 is a very special time so I knew it was a great opportunity to schedule a photo shoot to document her 13-year milestone. Our session took place at the Studio At Wharf Hill in Smithfield, Virginia. Brianna is beautiful inside and out. She loves to bake and makes great cookies and treats! She is homeschooled and a great Big Sis to her three sisters. For her 13th birthday, she.. Read More