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I love summer nights, quiet moments, genuine love, timeless stories, and the kind of dream clients who like to walk slow and stop to smell the Carolina Jasmine. If you're into photographs that feel as intentional as you are, you want your memories become history, and you'd like to make a new friends in the process, keep scrolling-- I can't wait to meet you. 


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Oh, when your senior model team graduates.. How wild is it that this sweet girl has been on my model team for TWO years. And now, she’s finally graduating. I am so proud of her! Ashley joined the Senior Model Team in 2016. We have had so many shoots together, and not only has she […]

Senior

June 20, 2018

Rustic Summer Senior Session in Holly Springs Ashley

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It’s here. Senior year. Summertime is finally upon us and school is out. Those who are 2018 graduates have passed the torch and now it’s time for the class of 2019. Two thousand, nineteen. Just let that sink in a moment. These young ladies on my team have worked so incredibly hard and now it’s […]

Senior

June 10, 2018

Wildflower Editorial Part One Team Nineteen

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I read through loads of amazing senior model applications this year, printed each and every one out and looked over each one closely, and prayed about them and made the selection. It was oh so hard. My goal this year was to keep my team to a smaller number of seniors and invest all my […]

Senior

May 3, 2018

Senior Model Team Introductions

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College graduation is a huge deal. Like, really huge. I was so happy when Brittney reached out to plan her Campbell University senior session. I’m a full believer that college graduation should be documented in a beautiful way. These are photographs that your grandchildren will look back on. They will see these and know that […]

Senior

May 2, 2018

Brittney | Campbell University Senior

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My favorite Senior Style’s for Spring   After months and months of freezing our toes off, spring has finally joined us with scents of jasmine, lavender and lemons. I’m bringing you my Charleston inspired spring favorites for your session wardrobe. I may be just a tad obsessed with dresses this season… and by may be, […]

Helpful Hints, Senior

April 26, 2018

Favorite Senior Styles – Spring

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I’m  so happy for all the soon to be college graduates! This is for sure one of the biggest life step’s they’ll be taking and it’s so worth capturing! When Whitney texted me about planning her College Graduation Session, I was all in.  This sweet lady is graduating from Campbell University and will begin her […]

Senior

April 23, 2018

Whitney | Campbell University Senior

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Anyone that knows me, knows that winter ain’t my fave. Let’s be honest. I’d rather be sitting my behind in Charleston among vibrant homes, wearing a maxi dress and some sandals. But, God brings us winter time every year because we need it. The flowers and trees need to rest- and so do we. As […]

Senior

February 4, 2018

Senior Session Inspiration | Ashlynn

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I’m so excited to be introducing this incredible senior to you guys! She has an eye for photography and has already started her own business. When Isabella and I met up at Starbucks, we chatted about all her hobbies, one of which includes horse back riding. She wanted to include this passion in her session. […]

Senior

November 5, 2017

Holly Springs Senior Session | Isabella

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Michaela is one of the sweetest girls I know! I’ve known her since we were both pretty little. She use to take riding lessons at our barn and is such a talented volleyball player. I absolutely love that she brought some of her gear to the session because boy, does this girl kick some sports […]

Senior

October 29, 2017

Raleigh Senior Session | Michaela

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I knew from the minute I talked to Elizabeth and her sweet mom that her senior session was going to be a great one. After a few weeks of planning, we finally selected the perfect two locations – downtown Raleigh and then my favorite, Adam’s Vineyard. Her outfits were so gorgeous, and the vineyard shots […]

Senior

September 29, 2017

Fuquay Varina Senior Session | Elizabeth