Cason Riley • 6 Month Family Portraits

How is my sweet little nephew 6, almost 7, months old? Where in the world has this year gone?!! Wasn’t I just waiting for him to arrive and photographing is newborn portraits last week? Time, it’s ok with me if

Thomas • Wake Forest Family Photographer

Carter is very, very, very quickly becoming an amazing Wake Forest family photographer. I don’t know why I’m shocked she’s caught on this quickly! She’s always been able to learn things this fast! I

Tina & Jordan • Chapel Hill Engagement Photos

Oh how I loved photographing these two. I’m struggling to find words to describe how much I enjoyed my time with them. We talked way more than we actually took photos, which is the sign of a good engagement session in

Ada Fun • Family Lifestyle Session

As most of you know, my sister recently joined the AJDP team as a family photographer (if you missed the big announcement, you can read about it here). She’s been rocking it during her training, grasping the concepts

Melissa & Chad • Rose Hill Plantation Wedding

We wrapped up our spring wedding season in the best way: at one of our favorite venues with a super sweet couple. It’s always bittersweet coming to the end of a wedding season. On one hand, I’m happy to have my

Paxton • Wake Forest Family Portraits

Sweet little Paxton is ONE!!! Some years just fly by, and this has certainly been one of them. I am in disbelief that it’s been a year since photographing his newborn portraits. He was so brand new and tiny then, and

Jenna & Justin • Raleigh Family Photographer • Maternity Portraits

There is nothing more beautiful than a mom-to-be. It’s a rare and brief period in a woman’s life, and one that I think is so important to capture through images. It truly is a miracle! Photographing their

Greenhouse Picker Sisters • Vintage Rentals Warehouse Grand Opening

Oh how I love these ladies. My friendship with them has bloomed over the past year, a friendship for which I am so thankful. They’ve gone from vendors who we work with occasionally to my industry bff’s!

Erin & John Aaron • Melrose Knitting Mill Wedding

This one is personal. This one is family. Two sentences in and the tears are already flowing! I have such a soft spot in my heart for our family. Not a single day goes by where I don’t say thanks for the amazing

Lizzy & Garrett • Haw River Ballroom Wedding

Saxapahaw is one of the cutest little towns we’ve ever seen. It almost reminds me of a remote mountain village, except it’s not in the mountains. It’s on the outskirts of Chapel Hill. The river running

Introducing Carter • Raleigh Family Photographer

I’m so excited the secret is finally out!!! I could not imagine a more special person joining my AJDP team. Over the years, when I’ve thought about my business and dreamed about how it could grow, I would

Lauren & TJ • Raleigh Fine Art Engagement Portraits • Fred Fletcher Park

Sometimes summer can be kind of blah when it comes to photos. It’s hot, the sun can be high and unflattering, and everyone would rather be at the pool than snuggling in front of the camera. But then there are days

Congressional Country Club Wedding

We love it when weddings bring us up to the DC area. There’s something about that city that gets our hearts racing just a little bit faster. Our last Washington DC wedding, we had the full DC experience: ceremony

Alex • Watson House Emerald Isle Wedding • Bridals

One word: wow! Alex was absolutely stunning during her bridals at Emerald Isle wedding venue: The Watson House & Gardens. We just wrapped up her wedding there on Saturday, and I’m not sure I’ve ever seen a

Sophie • Raleigh Newborn Session

Sometimes this crazy profession bring us the best new friendships, and this is definitely one of them. Three and a half years ago, thanks to a referral from our friends over at Twenty One Films, we got an email from this