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 Skies Are Blue It was such a pleasure to work with this young Chattanooga couple recently! With budding careers on the horizon, they needed new portraits made for their business and media pages. And, as a young married couple, they wanted to capture a few photos of them together for keepsake. As you can see, […]

The Perfect Combination for Sentimental Fun  This lovely Senior was so ready for a fun bike mini-photoshoot, and I was totally happy to help! I loved her choice of the red and blue outfit that coordinated nicely with the hydrangeas. She loves reading and antiques, so she brought along some old books that fit perfectly […]

Tra-la-la…Rum-tum-tiddle-um-tum I love a good children’s book! And The Adventures of Winnie-the-Pooh is one of my favorites. The stories are full of old-fashioned wit and wisdom. From the humming of the “Slightly rotund, Bear of very little brain, but very generous heart” to the entertaining personality mix of his companions, the memorable but silly sayings […]

Good Stuff for the Soul Unlocking the door to peace in our everyday lives can become complex when we either don’t have the keys, or we don’t use them. What are they? I know them, and I am sure you do too. But I must confess, I often fail to use them properly. It seems […]

Sweet Baby Blues I was pleasantly surprised to have the opportunity to take six-month portraits for this sweet baby recently. This young mother was such a natural, and we had the best time together. She brought along some of the cutest little outfits, and we had lots of fun both inside in the studio and […]

Just Monkey Grass No. Small, yes…insignificant, no. If we look closely…very closely…say, with this macro lens like I used here. My plain-old monkey grass becomes a brilliant rainbow…not as perfect as the real thing, but with similar brilliance. I have said it before, but it resonates with me again today…seeking beauty seems to be my […]

A Girl and Her Horse There is something romantic about a girl and her horse. And something that stirs the heart of the one who connects to these wild and mysterious creatures. Although this was my first equestrian shoot, it was my hope to capture the spirit and bond of the subjects. All the technicalities […]

Squeezing the Most Out of Summer  Where does the time go? It can’t be time to go back to school already! Guess we will have to squeeze the most out of what is left of summer. Making homemade lemonade and having an art show sounded like a good idea. I was also practicing a bit […]