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Zumba dancing

March 27, 2015 - I recently was contacted by Kareemah who wanted to do some images to promote her Zumba business. She chose to do my stud...
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Headshots Plus Fun Shots

February 14, 2015 - I've recently had a few sessions where a client wanted wanted some headshots but also needed a few images for online dat...
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The Northern Goddess Studio shoot

February 13, 2015 - I have not stopped shooting my goddesses but I have stopped trying to find what they're named. They depict goddesses of...
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Photography inspiration - following my interests

December 02, 2014 - I used to say to my husband that I loved Thai food, he would reply with "You don't love Thai food, you love Pad Thai." H...
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Photo session with a teenager

November 08, 2014 - I love working with teens. I like their energy, creative ideas and hearing what they have to say. I recently had the opp...
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Capturing experiences and creating memories

November 02, 2014 - Some very good friends of mine Sara and Tyler just got married. They had a destination wedding down in the area of Tail...
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A fun Maternity Shoot with props and a painterly effect

October 21, 2014 - I recently met with my neighbors to capture their joy in her pregnancy. We met at a local park and I brought along a pro...
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Shawna The Fashionista

September 30, 2014 - My friend and co-worker Shawna is a blogger for fashion. http://soworkweekchic.blogspot.com/ I love her sense of style...
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The Goddess Aphrodite Part 1

September 08, 2014 - I recently shot my second goddess image of the series. The model was Sasha and she and I chose the goddess Aphrodite for...
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I want the studio photography experience - Angie

September 05, 2014 - In the Spring Angie contacted me to do a studio photography session. I asked her what she wanted out of the shoot and sh...
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Portrait Photography at MINIs Take the States 2014

August 14, 2014 - My husband and I just returned from an amazing trip hosted by MINI USA. It's called MINIs Take the States (MTTS) and it...
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The Huntress Goddess

July 15, 2014 - It's been quiet out here lately. I had knee surgery in early June and haven't been able to do a lot of photography. Howe...
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Fulfilling my artistic vision

May 22, 2014 - Recently we went on a trip to MINIs on the Dragon. The organizer is Barry and last year I created an image of his new MI...
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Crazy fun photoshoot with Kelli and her MINI Cooper Blaze

May 11, 2014 - I recently went to MINIs on the Dragon (MOTD) for the 5th year. This event is a big event for those of us that own MINI...
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Glamour Shots for MINIs on the Dragon

May 06, 2014 - I just got back from my annual trek to the Smokey Mountains where I meet up with about 1,000 other people and around 750...
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Femme Fatale photo session

April 21, 2014 - I recently worked with Suni to do a portrait session to reveal her inner femme fatale. Prior to the shoot Suni and I dis...
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Christie and her MINI Cooper Photo Session

March 04, 2014 - Christy has a custom painted black metallic '06 MINI Cooper Cabrio S which I have always loved. I partly love it because...
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Badass Car Shoot with Erin and her MINI Cooper Countryman

February 23, 2014 - I love, love, love to shoot a person with the car that they love and capture their personality. This shoot was about Eri...
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MINI Cooper Car Photography with Chris

February 15, 2014 - Chris loves his MINI Rocko and wanted some shots together. We collaborated with an awesome shop called PTuning to do the...
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Stephanie Beauty Session

February 06, 2014 - Stephanie wanted to work on her modeling portfolio so we decided to work in the studio and bring in a makeup artist. We...
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Car Chick photography with Christina

January 25, 2014 - Today I met with Christina to do some shots of her and Carl, her BMW. She was a breath of fresh air and a total joy to w...
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Vintage Glam with Sasha

January 06, 2014 - I had the pleasure of working with the lovely Sasha again at the National Building Museum. She and I had discussed doing...
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Embracing the whimsical

December 30, 2013 - There are times when I just want to have some fun and a trip to the Dollar Store inspired me to have fun with my little...
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Michele's fitness Session

December 17, 2013 - Michele recently took advantage my creative deluxe in studio package. She is a health and wellness coach for Herbalife p...
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Dance Portraiture

November 19, 2013 - As a photographer I like to indulge myself in artistic images and I really love the human form and movement. This month...
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Telling a story

November 03, 2013 - Today I covered a little girls birthday party, she's now 3! It's amazing how much energy they have at this age. What str...
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Portrait with a horse

October 26, 2013 - I recently did a wonderful session with Emily at the stables. The connection that she has with her horses is beautiful....
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Mad men style portrait session

October 13, 2013 - Erin and Sara wanted to do a mad men style portrait session. They met me at the studio with an entire wardrobe and perfe...
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Dramatic lighting portraits

October 10, 2013 - I'm a member at Union 206 studio which is where I rent space for my studio photo shoots. I love working there because th...
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Dance portraits - Pole dancing

October 09, 2013 - My friend invited me to shoot a class of pole dancers. I love the human form and was intrigued as I had never seen one o...
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Alex shoot at Lorton Prison - Character photography

September 22, 2013 - Today I had a really fun shoot with Alex. We met at the closed Lorton Prison parking lot. I've always wanted to do a por...
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Something new Facebook Timeline headers

August 20, 2013 - I like to offer my clients something fun and recently started working with these templates that allow me to create a Fac...
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Teen Portraits

August 12, 2013 - I love to work with teenagers, I truly mean it, love them. I love their fresh attitudes and how they negotiate with you...
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Vacation time with Mark

July 01, 2013 - Someone I rarely photograph is my husband Mark. Funny how you don't make time to get images of the person that you live...
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Black and white and mono portraits

June 19, 2013 - I love to play with color saturation, however it's not as simple as many might think. In this post I'm going to walk you...
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Quitta portrait session

June 17, 2013 - I recently did a session with Quitta (pronounced KWEE-Ta) in the studio. We had A LOT of fun and she really ripped throu...
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High School Senior Libby

June 07, 2013 - I recently did a session with Libby. She is just graduating high school, a smart and quirky young lady with a boatload o...
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MINIs on the Dragon Glamour Shots

May 15, 2013 - I was recently at a very fun MINI Cooper event in the Smokie Mountains. My friend Craig and I shot some sessions of "Gla...
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Portraits of Andre, not your average realtor

April 19, 2013 - I recently did a session with Andre. He needed head shots and full body shots for his website and business. He is not yo...
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Stephanie Urban Glam Session

April 10, 2013 - I recently did a session with Stephanie to do more of a glam pin up type of shoot. We had a lot of fun and I have the pr...
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Rockabilly Pin up with Leah

April 08, 2013 - Yesterday we had a blast at a shoot. We had an awesome location with graffiti walls and an enthusiastic rockabilly model...
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Binh the musician

January 15, 2013 - Tonight I went to a Meet Up group that was going over studio lighting. There was a model named Binh who was very patient...
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Portraits of strangers and new friends

January 13, 2013 - Every photographer has their mentors. Some are famous and others are local teachers. One of my local mentors is Lyn from...
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Using post processing to bring out someone's character

December 31, 2012 - I love taking portraits, I love interacting with someone during a photo shoot. I learn all kinds of little things about...
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