CAM is ONE!!

Cornelius, NC     {family photography, child photography}


I cannot believe how incredibly fast this past year has gone! I feel like I was doing Cam’s newborn photos a short few weeks ago honestly! But apparently not– he’s getting ready to turn ONE!!! I love Megan and Robert (his cool parents)- they are hilarious and always make for a great time! Cam is such a cool dude too. His hair will melt you, and oh don’t forget those baby blues! He was such a happy guy for his session, until we brought out the cake! Maybe it was the melted cake that pissed him off but the poor little muffin was quickly over it! He still made for some awesome cake pics! I hope you enjoy!!


untitled-137 copy

untitled-31 copy copy

untitled-71 copy copy

untitled-134 copy

untitled-95 copy

untitled-97 copy


Ilana & Aubrey

Cornelius, NC   Family & Child Photography


A few weeks ago I met with this adorable family to capture Aubrey’s 4th birthday and photograph some fun memories of a special Mommy-daughter time we never get back. (they grow up way too quickly)  Ilana is such an incredible Mother, and Aubrey is for sure the center of her world. When we first started to “play” I noticed some dark clouds but we just kept going…hoping they’d just pass over quickly. {Little did I know it was going to be the craziest stormy night of my life.} They danced. They laughed. and I loved it just as much as they did. But within 20 minutes of starting, the skies opened up and let out all they had. Lightning was darting through the skies, with the thunder shaking us immediately after. We ran for cover, and again, hoped it would pass quickly. Not so much. So instead of ending there, we pushed through the rain and danced. The light was incredible…top 3 best lighting I’ve ever shot in for sure. We may have been insane to keep going in such a wild storm, but the outcome of images (and no injuries) was totally worth it this time to me! I hope they agree!! I loved spending the evening with them and can’t wait to watch beautiful Aubrey grow up! Hope you enjoy their moments…


ps- we watched people being saved from cars that were stuck in the flooding on the way home that night. Just so you really understand how ridiculous this storm really was.


untitled-38 copy crop copy

untitled-34 copy copy

untitled-37 copy 1

untitled-24-2 copy copy

untitled-23 copy 1 copy

untitled-21-2 copy 1 copy

untitled-1 copy copy

While we waited for the rain to slow down or stop…precious Aubrey played in the drips off the roof. She watched with such wonder….

untitled-57 copy copy

untitled-59 copy copy

untitled-72-2 copy copy

untitled-93 copy copy

untitled-110-2 copy copy

untitled-148 copy copy

untitled-165 copy copy