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Yes, You Really Do Need An (Updated) Headshot

Today we're talking headshots! Many of today’s professionals fall into two categories: 1) They do not have a headshot, mostly because they hate having their photo taken; or 2) They have a headshot, but it's 10+ years old. Either way, I'm here to tell you that it is...

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Kristen and Ryan’s Maternity Shoot // Sandbridge, VA

I truly enjoyed meeting and photographing Kristen and Ryan for their Maternity Session at the Back Bay Refuge in Sandbridge, Virginia Beach. Kristen and Ryan's love story is something out of a book! After they met at camp many years ago, they now are both in the band...

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The Dunigan Family // Norfolk, VA

If you looked up "picture perfect" in the dictionary, the Dunigan Family would be listed right under it. These adorable photos of Hillary, Ryan and Olivia were a great way to celebrate Olivia's first birthday and capture moment's for Hillary's first Mother's Day as a...

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Thursday Things // A Non-Toxic Home For My Family

When I found out I was pregnant, it was a real turning point for me when it came to what I used on my body and in my home.   I made it a personal goal to make a non-toxic home for my family.  I started reading labels more closely,  Googling side effects of certain...

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Timmons Family // Flyway Lodge

When Lyndsey told me that she wanted a farm/field/country feel for their family photo shoot, I KNEW the Flyway Lodge in Knotts Island, North Carolina would be the perfect location! The beautiful July weather was just right and we couldn't have had a better photo...

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Should I Hire a Photographer for Photos of my Child?

"Why should I hire a professional photographer to take pictures of my kid when I can do it myself?" "My kid is shy and a photographer probably couldn't get the greatest shots of him/her." "My iPhone takes just as great of photos than a professional photographer...

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Meet Sami

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I’m a mom, wife, photographer, coffee addict and dog lover. I can’t wait to hear from you!

 

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