Saturday, August 28, 2010

Cabin Couture | H Sisters

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Meet the other two H Sisters and the first location of their photoshoot--an old abandon farm cabin in Cary (bet you can't guess where). I loved taking pictures of these girls. It was effortless on their part.

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They just stood around, chit-chatted, goofed off, and looked fabulous while I clicked away.

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They were tons of fun too--at one point I'm pretty sure there was some square dancing inside the old shack and lounging on top of the dryers at the launderette.

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A quick note about prints: I love using family photos to decorate my home---if printed/mounted just right they can be real works of art! In this digital age, people often forget to print their photos. Print them! High quality prints are a real show stopper (my favorite are large gallery wrapped canvas prints). Some of these photos would look gorgeous with a metallic or pearl finish--just stunning.

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Like it? There's a few more here.

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Here is one of the locations for the lovely H Sisters photoshoot.

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We got a variety of shots during the entire session--some traditional, goofy, classic, and a little more fun. It's a great example of how easy and worthwhile a custom photoshoot is. We shot at 3 locations and had multiple wardrobe changes--all in 1 hour. I say this because I know some people view taking photos as pure torture (ahem husbands!) but it can be quick and painless. Fun even :)

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I asked Mrs. H if the girls would get camera shy if we went to a cute little laundromat down the rode. These girls? Camera shy? Sometimes my favorite photos end up being impulsive locations and candid shots. (and I'm loving the sun flare too!).

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Friday, August 27, 2010

Stephanie | Senior 2011

Here's a beauty. Athens High is lucky to have her flutter through the halls, don't you think?
Don't forget about the senior special. Your senior portraits will hang in the living room for decades, so don't go drab...go fab! Gift certificates available!

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And the best part is her other 2 beautiful sisters participated in this photoshoot as well. More to come of their joint session, so stay tuned!

Sunday, August 22, 2010

My Baby Sister | Maternity

Still can't believe my little sister is pregnant! Usually, I would prefer to book a maternity shoot when mom-to-be is hugely 9 months pregnant, but since Char lives out west we made do with an impromptu fun photoshoot of her cute lil' 6 month belly.

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Sunday, August 15, 2010

Family Session | Topsail Island

This family has it all. Melanie's captivating eyes, Rome's lusciously red lips, and true to his heritage Dean has that rough Italian demeanor thing going on.

From this photoshoot I learned that a dragon fly can stay still longer than a 2 year old little boy named Rome.
Proof is in the pictures. Enjoy!

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(And yes, in almost all of his photos, Rome's lips were that firetruck red. I've never seen anything like it. Hello Revlon commercial)

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Don't forget, I periodically travel to my parents in Charlotte, NC and our family beach house in Topsail, NC --- so let me know if you want to schedule a beach session!

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A rare moment documented--both sets of eyes looking at the camera, at the same time.

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Friday, August 6, 2010

Jessica | Senior 2011

This gal could totally rock it, and had the firemen across the street craning their necks. No joke!

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Make sure you checkout the specials to book your Senior pictures early!