Beach surprise engagement

How did you do it? Propose, that is. My son Caleb, has been dating Amanda for a while, and I got to be part of the ruse! We told Amanda that I needed to add more pet images to my portfolio, so after some really fun shots of them with K.O., Caleb surprised her with the question. What fun!! Advertisements

Family Portrait session

I got to shoot a family photo session a couple of days ago at Topsail Beach, North Carolina, in Surf City, North Carolina. The weather was absolutely perfect, and the sunset was awesome! Of course, Katie and her fam were great fun to shoot with as well

Sunrise photo session

Last week we had a beautiful sunrise for a portrait session I did with Kenny and Nat.  

Beach photo session

I had an opportunity to photograph a family in Carolina Beach, North Carolina last week. After speaking with Jim, I knew this would be a fun opportunity. We found out he would be trying to charter a dive with my friends at Scuba-Now. A fellow diver, Yes! It was great to meet you’ll.  

Wedding Photos-Blake & Kristen

Candy and I had an opportunity to shoot a wedding for Blake and Kristen at Poplar Grove Plantation last night.  the weather was beautiful, and the backdrop of the old barn during the ceremony was amazing.  Congrats guys!

Family Portraits-John and Janet Marafino

Had another opportunity to do a family photo session at Ft. Fisher rcently with John and Janet and their family.  We had beautiful weather in between potential rainstorms, and the all the kiddies did great!  

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Lori Rooker & boys

I got the opportunity to do a photo session with Lori and her two boys.  We had great weather at Greenfield park, and there are so many beautiful places to shoot there.  what fun!

Couples Photo Shoot-Tyler & Cody

I met with Tyler and Cody at the Pine Valley Country Club and was able to take a few shots of them.  Can’t wait till the wedding guys!

What makes a good photograph?

What makes a good photograph?  If you aren’t trained as a photographer, you may not be able to explain why a photograph is good, but you know one when you see one.  After all, it speaks to you.  It evokes emotion, and allows you to feel what the photograph is conveying. Photography has two sides to it:  Art and Craft The art side is…