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The pressure was on for this session!!! But like usual, it was all self imposed haha.  A.J. has photographed this couple, Hannah & Andrew, several times for their epic engagement pictures, gorgeous Charleston wedding, and they even posed for a workshop she held as well.  So when Hannah emailed about doing anniversary portraits in Wake […]

August 22, 2019

Hannah & Andrew • Anniversary Portraits in Wake Forest

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Tierney & Nick just got married at the end of last month, so as we’re wrapping up the edits on their wedding, we just had to share their engagement photos with you first! This session is a really adorable one, complete with two wagging tails. This session is for you dog lovers! I personally love […]

August 21, 2019

Tierney & Nick • Engagement

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We shoot a lot of weddings around the Raleigh area, but I always love when we get to travel for a wedding! This Kingsmill Resort wedding is a fun one, and it was so great to be back at this beautiful venue in Williamsburg, Virginia! The last time I was in Williamsburg was for Katrina […]

August 20, 2019

Sydney & Jeff

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Summer season typically slows down for family sessions.  I can’t blame them, it’s hot and sticky outside during Raleigh summers!! This sweet family knew how important it was to capture this special time as a new family of 5 though!  They scheduled a Joyner Park family session even in the heat of a July summer […]

August 15, 2019

Joyner Park Family Session • Family of 5

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This is the most dreamy fall garden wedding that any fall bride needs to see! It’s full of rich fall tones with bursts of color everywhere you look. The bride, being a former wedding planner, used her bright personality and created this ethereal fall scene. From the floral arch for the ceremony to the romantic […]

August 14, 2019

Melissa & Culen

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Oh my these are the sweetest Raleigh newborn lifestyle portraits ever. Just look at these three. They are so incredibly smitten, and it’s the absolute sweetest. I just love seeing new families who are so in love. It warms my heart and makes me fall in love with what I do all over again. Especially […]

August 8, 2019

Sawyer Jack • Newborn

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Goodness, I was so excited to shoot this wedding. Nicole & Ben are truly some of the sweetest and kind-hearted people you will ever meet! The love that their friends and family had for them was tangible on their wedding day. I used to go to school with these two way back in our elementary […]

August 6, 2019

Nicole & Ben

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In my time as a NC film photographer, this lifestyle newborn session is one of my favorites. This family has stolen a piece of my heart. They’ve been the most loyal of Carter’s clients since her very first month in photography, and have moved from the client bubble to the friend bubble. They’re such a […]

August 1, 2019

Chandler • Newborn

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I absolutely loved being their Oaks at Salem wedding photographer. Their day was one of my favorites! Perfect weather, beautiful wedding, and one very happy couple totally head over heels in love. I will never forget how big their smiles were, or how Laura was so happy that all she could do was giggle, or […]

July 30, 2019

Laura & Daniel

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Oh how I love being a Raleigh film newborn photographer. Just look at all the sweet squishyness! It’s all too much for this mama’s heart to handle. Especially when it comes to photographing first time families. I remember so well that feeling of holding YOUR CHILD for the first time. This little person that you […]

July 25, 2019