I enjoy the age of kids where they have not yet become self-conscious in front of a camera. They talk, they play, and they express themselves in wonderful fun ways. Laughter comes more easily and natural. Sometimes a small prompt can go a long way with a zillion happy expressions and actions to follow.


January 12, 2022

Smiles in Children in Photo Sessions

Call me crazy but I think dresses are FUN in photo sessions for girls. In my opinion dresses that have flow and skirts that twirl often bring about great smiles for a full outdoor photo session. These days dresses with a bit of a vintage look actually seem to be trending. Shops for Finding Dresses […]


January 3, 2022

DRESSES are FUN in Photo Sessions

If you visit Carolina Beach or Kure Beach, you probably will visit Fort Fisher.  I think you should have a photo session at Battery Buchanan at the very south end of the island.  This public park areas remain some of my most favored spots for outdoor photo sessions with families. At the furthest southern end […]


December 30, 2021

Photo Session at Battery Buchanan, NC

Outdoor family extended family reunion photo session at the beautiful Camden Park near Fearrington Village in Pittsboro, NC near Chapel Hill.

Families, Locations

December 26, 2021

Family Session at Camden Park

Family outdoor photo session in Merritt’s pasture at the end of the Morgan Creek Trail near highway 54.


December 23, 2021

Mother and Son / Merritt’s Pasture, Chapel Hill

Autumn colors in an outdoor natural light family photo session at Lake Trace in Sanford, NC south of Raleigh, NC in the exclusive Carolina Trace community.

Families, Locations

December 18, 2021

Family Session at Carolina Trace

The park has nature trails, a large grassy field, a mill pond full of cypress trees, and the historic retreat home of a member of the Rockefeller family.


December 8, 2021

Heaven + Jadon / Carver’s Creek State Park, Spring Lake, NC

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