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

Ashley & Aaron • The Venue Asheville NC Wedding Photographer

Where do I even start with these two? How about the fact that their smiles went literally from ear to ear ALL DAY. Don’t they just look so happy? So head over heels in love? I remember leaving their engagement session

Southern Weddings Styled Shoot with Sasha Nicholas

Dream come true. I don’t know how to say it other than that. Getting an email from SW, asking if I could photograph this Southern Weddings styled shoot for a blog editorial was a highlight of my career, and to say I

The Purpose For My Business

I guess you can call this part two of the purpose series. A few weeks back, I wrote about my personal purpose. Basically the why behind why I want to own my own business. It has nothing to do with photography or being an

Carver & Justin • Myers Park Country Club Charlotte NC Wedding Photographer

I can’t begin a blog post about Carver & Justin without mentioning how genuine these two truly are on the inside. They have the sweetest hearts, most beautiful smiles, and welcoming demeanors. I remember leaving

Darling Wedding Workshop • Registration is Open!!

It’s that time again. That time when I put my self out there and pray that you come with me. That I could have the opportunity to share my heart with you, to touch yours and have you touch mine, to make friendships

Post Partner Interview

This is definitely one of my career highlights. When Post Partner came to me, and asked to interview me, my heart skipped a beat! They’d read some of my recent blogs about living with a purpose, being an artist, and

Crest Pavilion • Asheville Wedding Photographer

We had the privilege of photographing this lovely wedding on our 11th wedding anniversary. We usually try to reserve the day for us, to celebrate our marriage and take some time as a couple, but when you’re an

SkillPop Charlotte Founder

You might recognize these two from their engagement and wedding photos almost two years ago! It’s hard to believe it’s been that long! I remember meeting them for the first time, and absolutely falling in love

Katelyn & Clayton • Fine Art Engagement Portraits

Hands down, the biggest compliment we get is when a sibling of a prior couple asks us to photograph his/her wedding. They’ve seen us work behind the scenes, they’ve seen the final product, and they still love

Brigitte & Jimmy • Barn at Valhalla Chapel Hill Wedding

What a way to kick off our spring wedding season!! There is nothing better than an outdoor ceremony, bright blue skies, and two of the happiest people ever! Brigitte & Jimmy greeted us with the biggest smiles when we