Category Archives: My Photography


Dirk Stafford

One of the things I enjoy the most about senior portraits is learning about their hopes and dreams.  As a senior in high school, the world is literally at their feet…they haven’t made bad decisions […]


Kids & Pictures

Photographing a group of kids is hard work!  Just trying to get everyone to focus and look in the same direction, much less smile, is quite a challenge – and on this day I had three […]


Jeremy & Christine’s Wedding !

I’ve come to the bittersweet part of my job.  After working with Jeremy and Christine since February, it is time to wrap up.  The wedding was amazingly gorgeous, they’re back from the honeymoon, and the […]


Defining Moment

As weddings go, the “moment” that gets a lot of attention is when the groom sees his bride at the end of the isle.  Rightfully so…I can’t help but be moved by the emotion.  I wasn’t prepared […]


Thankful Challenge – Sound of Falling Leaves

As I was raking leaves a couple of weeks ago, I got caught up in the rhythm of sounds from the rake on the ground and the leaves still falling from the tree.  I’ve raked […]


Thankful Challenge: Fulfilling Days

There is nothing like ending the day with a sense of satisfaction and fulfillment.  Today’s Thankful Challenge is fulfilling days.  I am so grateful to be able to spend my time and effort toward meaningful […]


Thankful Challenge – Messes and Miracles

I love this.  I found it on the internet and just had to post it on our church sign.  I don’t know how many messes I’ve found myself in, just to think it will take a […]


Thankful Challenge – Having A Voice

Today’s Thankful Challenge: having a voice.  We live in an incredibly diverse society and there are so many voices, yet we can all be heard.  Today is Election Day and as I write this, our […]


Thankful Challenge – Life’s Journey

Life is a journey (or if you’re a Rascal Flatts fan, it’s a highway 🙂 ).  All of our trials and tribulations make up the complicated formula of life’s journey, and it differs from person to […]


Thankful Challenge – Fall Color

I love living in a region with four distinct seasons.  I especially love Fall.  This year, the colors are incredible! Wouldn’t it be nice if Fall lasted as long as Winter?!  ðŸ™‚