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Category Archives: Vacation Photos

Happy Holidays from Charlotte, North Carolina … though this picture was taken in Hawaii over the summer, so Mele Kalikimaka too!   For maybe the first time ever, we had our Christmas card done in July. It was so nice!! Because of my busy fall photography schedule, we are usually scrambling to design a card at the 11th […]

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Inspirational. Educational. Uplifting. Entertaining. Those are just a few of the many words I could write about Click Away, a photography conference I recently attended in San Antonio, Texas. I feel very fortunate that this was my 2nd time attending Clickin Moms‘ Click Away conference. Needless to say, it was just as amazing the second time […]

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Escape with me to the Caribbean for a few minutes if you will. I promise we’ll get back to camera tips, adorable children and family photography next week. For now, let’s escape the cold. It was 8 degrees here in Charlotte, North Carolina today. EIGHT DEGREES. I know my Chicago and New York friends think that’s laughable but if you have southern […]

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It’s hard to imagine loving a project more than I’ve loved this iPhoneography one. And it’s hard to believe I actually narrowed it down to 10 favorites (Ok, I didn’t. I just snuck in 2 bonus pics).  One year ago I started an Instagram 365 project with my iPhone only. I kicked it off January […]

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Peaceful beach, cute kids and gorgeous morning light … an awesome trifecta of lifestyle photography goodness made even sweeter when the kids are members of your own family.  During this beach session, the littles were my daughter Kate and her cousin Greyson.  I – a true light stalker – woke up early to capture the beautiful morning.  The kids – hoping for early morning beach […]

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Wild Dunes Resort on the Isle of Palms in South Carolina is a gorgeous backdrop for any family portrait.  Actually any beach setting is amazing but this feels like my beach, my comfort zone.  You know when you vacation somewhere over and over again, it starts to feel like home too.  That’s how I feel […]

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Isle of Palms, South Carolina is one of my favorite spots. We’ve vacationed there several times and we love it more every time. It’s always nice to come home and relive the memories, but now that the laundry is done I’m ready to go back. Seriously. I can be in the car in about 10 mins […]

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Some of our best friends recently hired me for a Lifestyle Session at the beach. Yes, it helped that we were going to be vacationing together, but I literally did a happy dance (no clogging, just a little Gangnam Style) when they asked me to do it.  Lifestyle photography is so popular right now and […]

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