Category Archives: Photographer: A.J.

The Southeastern Bride Magazine Editorial • Styled Shoot Images

Yesterday, I shared about a dream come true. Being asked to be part of a magazine editorial was nothing short of amazing. I’m still on cloud nine thinking back on this shoot. I shared in that post the actual spreads

The Southeastern Bride Magazine • Editorial Styled Shoot

Since beginning my career, it’s been a dream to have a magazine editorial. For a magazine editor to reach out to me, and ask me to be part of their wedding magazine would be like: well, I might as well hang up my

Hannah & Jason • Country Club of NC Wedding

December 10th is a special date to us. It’s the anniversary of our very first date, and we got to celebrate 16 years together at one of the loveliest winter weddings ever! We couldn’t have imagined a better

Lindsey & John • Indoor Lifestyle Engagement Session

Lindsey and John came to me with this idea they’d been rolling around in their heads. They were soon to be moving out of their current apartment, and wanted to know if we could take some lifestyle engagement portraits

Katherine & Caleb • Bakery 105 Wilmington Wedding

Looking back over the pictures from this Wilmington wedding last fall, made me remember how much I love this day! Katherine has such style, and it reflected in every inch of her wedding. From her stunning ruffled wedding

Lauren & Will • Raleigh Engagement Photos

I am loving these Raleigh engagement photos so much. How can I not when there’s a dog named Taco?! I mean seriously. Lauren and Will are pretty cute themselves, but TACO!! He kind of steals the show. Sorry you two,

Alice Jean • Raleigh Newborn Lifestyle Photos

I don’t shoot a lot of families, since my sister does most of that for me these days, BUT I absolutely love a good in home newborn session. Seeing those sweet little babes makes my heart melt, and temporarily curbs my

Interior Architectural Photography • Stephanie Tidwell Interiors

I know, I know, this is a people photography blog, BUT sometimes a girl’s just gotta switch it up. And this is something you probably didn’t know about me. One of my passions is interior architectural

Boca Grande FL Wedding Photographer • Styled Shoot with Inna Olimpiyuk Events

Oh my, my, my. How I’ve been WAITING to share this shoot!!! This ladies and gentlemen was an absolute dream come true. I know that’s cliche, but there are no better words to describe it. It was a vision in my

Taylor Grace • Raleigh Newborn Photographer

Taylor Grace, we are so happy you’re here! We’ve been waiting and anticipating your arrival for months. You are the sweetest, tiniest little thing, and are blessed to have been born into a wonderful family! We

Rustic Dinner at The Bradford

I don’t know how this happened. I’m usually more on top of things than this. How have I not blogged last year’s styled rustic dinner from the workshop I hosted? And how have I not noticed that until NOW?!!

Adeline Pearl • 2 Year Portraits

Today is our sweet little girl’s 2nd birthday!!!! These last two years have been nothing but amazing with her. She made us a family. She completed our little world. Year two is my favorite age yet, and watching her

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

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

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