I grew up in a small town along the Pacific Coast: Monterey, California.
I've explored most of the US, some of Europe, and a bit of China...
there's a wanderlust in my heart (so, if we're traveling to our shoot, hurray!!)
I currently live in Charlotte, NC, where I pour myself into my photography business.
Wedding photography, family photography, and documentary days are my primary services.
Service being the key word- I'm HUGE on customer service and my biggest goal is for you to have a fun experience, feel supported and comfortable during every phase, and end up with meaningful images to cherish forever (and come back next year, for more!).
Most of my clients are repeat customers!
Capturing elements of connection and emotion in thoughtful ways-
whether we're at your wedding, at your home, or documenting a Day in the Life,
you'll see yourself deeply connected to the people you love.
My style is to focus on
playful, meaningful, beautiful connections.
I offer a hybrid approach combining
posed and documentary style, for
wedding and family sessions.
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I offer local and destination wedding and engagement photography, combining loosely guided poses and documentary coverage of the day. Because each couple and each event is so unique, we meet in person or online, to discuss details and your vision, and I provide you with a customized quote based on our initial conversation. I also have a helpful informational booklet filled with ideas, and typical images captured during a day's timeline- I'd be happy to send you a copy, just contact me and mention you'd like to chat wedding details!
Family sessions are meant to capture the bond between family members. We meet on-location and capture the special dynamic between children and parents. I work with your entire family to guide you into comfortable poses and playful moments so that we create a balanced gallery of traditional poses as well as authentic moments that capture your special family! Sessions last approximately 1 hour, and include approximately 20 minutes of posed images with the rest of the time dedicated to playful moments. For Family Portrait sessions, Birthday Cake Smash, or Styled Child sessions, we discuss styling and activities prior to our shoot.
(4) hours, Includes your choice of 20 edited images (digital downloads)
For families who can't pick just (10) favorites, this upgrade includes ALL of the edited, high-res images in your gallery!
After your images have been delivered, you are welcome to select prints, canvas wraps, or albums. Available a-la-carte.
This package consists of 3-5 individual sessions through-out your baby's first year. Each session is $200 and includes all of the edited digital images in your gallery. (Retainer of $550 due upon booking.) Prints or an album of your favorites at the end of our year, available a-la-carte.
This is where everyone starts! Includes a (1) hour session, (Family Portraits, Birthday Cake Smash, Styled Child, Senior Sessions, or Engagements) and delivery of your favorite (10) edited images as digital downloads. You may choose to upgrade this package before or after viewing your digital gallery.
(8) hours, Includes all of your edited images (digital downloads)
Perfect for vacation documentary.
Contact me for complete details.
Add a short documentary film to your family or day-in-the-life session!
Birthdays, Baptisms, Reunions, Corporate Events, etc. (includes digital downloads)
I meet with each of my couples, and create a custom quote based on the hours of coverage, the location, and products you would like.
Most of my clients choose 8 HOURS OF COVERAGE, WITH TWO PHOTOGRAPHERS AND DIGITAL IMAGES, which begins at $3500.
I am happy to scale my services to match the size of your event (elopements, destinations, multi-day coverage: anything is possible!)
All wedding packages 4 hours or more include a complimentary Bridal or Engagement session.
Contact me for a Wedding Guidebook, and a customized quote based on your photography needs!