Portraits Blog

Justin & Samantha Engaged – Part 1 : Roanoke Wedding Photographer


They met on a blind date...but not as each other's date. It was something about Samantha that intrigued Justin that night, something that would be the beginning of something wonderful. Some time af...

Zoe, Cosmo & Peter : Roanoke VA Children’s Photographer

Little Ones

While at Virginia Beach last month visiting family, I photographed these three little sweeties. When I photograph children, I want to make the session as fun and relaxed as possible. It's hard enough ...

Pre-Christmas Fun : Roanoke VA Photographer

My Life

Every year around this time I want to bake. And not just a little bit, a ridiculous amount of food. This year I decided to do some of my usuals, but tried a couple of new recipes...ok, several new rec...

Mountain Woman : Roanoke VA Photographer

My Life

This past weekend we took a few days and headed up to the Smokey Mountains with some friends. I had never been to the Smokey Mountains in Tennessee, I usually head south or east to the beach for v...

Austin & Hunter : Roanoke VA Children’s Photographer

Little Ones

It was a beautiful fall Sunday. The leaves were starting to turn and fall, it actually was probably one of the last "warmer" days before it started to get really cold. I took Austin & Hunter's pic...

A Tradition of Black Olives

My Life

Oh my goodness, this is my favorite time of the year. Thanksgiving. Christmas. Sigh. Makes me very happy and feel cozy warm inside. If there's one thing that I can't help think of around Thanks...

Lakyn : Roanoke Children’s Photographer

Little Ones

I couldn't help fall in love with sweet little baby Lakyn. You may remember first meeting Lakyn here, in her mom, Lindsey's, belly. We went to a couple of my favorite places along the Blue Ridge Pa...