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A few weeks ago a client asked me how I do it. How do I handle being a Wake Forest mini session photographer.  She couldn’t imagine working with kids day in and day out. Kids who typically don’t want to be there and rarely smile on command.  I laughed and said, “well I get to […]

October 25, 2018

Wake Forest Mini Session

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This family gave me one of the biggest compliments I have received since becoming a photographer!  I photographed them for the first time when she was pregnant, then before even receiving those pictures back they booked this session for their whole family!! They trusted me that much, without seeing the final result, to do an […]

October 18, 2018

Extended Family Session

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Even though I see my children growing up in the blink of an eye, I tend to forgot that my friend’s children are also getting older! So when my friend emailed to schedule a Wake Forest family session back in May I couldn’t believe it was already time for Nora’s one year pictures!!  I feel […]

September 13, 2018

Nora • Wake Forest Family Session

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Don’t get too excited, this is NOT an AJDP pregnancy announcement!!!!  Just sharing some adorable photos of a Raleigh pregnancy announcement (and don’t worry I’m not spoiling any secrets, they’ve already shared on Facebook haha)! Sometimes I get to keep the sweetest secrets for the sweetest families!!! They trust me to capture the precious images […]

August 30, 2018

Raleigh Pregnancy Announcement

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You know that amazing moment when all of your dancing around/lame jokes/peek a boo antics pay off and the child finally cracks a smile, giving you the perfect photo? As exciting as that moment is, there is another moment that is even more exciting to me.  This moment happens during maternity sessions, when the pregnant […]

August 23, 2018

Wake Forest Maternity Sessions

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Whew!! It’s been awhile since I’ve written on here!! Coming off of a busy fall, maternity leave and then figuring out life with two kids, I’m excited to be back blogging!!  I know I’ve said it before, but it really is so true, being a Wake Forest family photographer, I get to work with the […]

August 16, 2018


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Fall is the most popular time of year for photos, hands down. We love it and we hate it all at the same time. Did I just say I hate something about my job? Yes, yes I did. Can we be real with you for a second? I know what you’re thinking right now “this […]

August 14, 2018

Fall Mini Sessions with Carter

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So we have this thing. It’s a gap in our Raleigh family photographer business. An area where we aren’t serving our clients as well as we’d like. Something we want to fix asap. Hence this post. For years, we’ve waited for clients to email us when they need family pictures. We then send them our […]

March 9, 2018

Family Portrait Email List

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Being a Wake Forest newborn photographer is such a fun part of my job! Newborn sessions bring such a sweet, slower-paced photo session.  And this session was extra sweet because I got to see close friends in their first few days of being first time parents!!! It never gets old watching friends transition into this […]

July 25, 2017

Nora Bette • Wake Forest Newborn Photographer

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Recently I wrote about photographing several of A.J.’s neighbors, well this is another one!! Meet Ivy, a sweet and spunky 8 month old! This adorable girl lives a few houses down from A.J. with her older siblings. Being one of three, her mom thought she deserved her own 8 month baby session as something special […]

June 28, 2017

Ivy • 8 Month Baby Session