Category Archives: Portraits

Portraits for the ladies of Indie Craft Experience

I’m excited to be asked to shoot for Indie Craft Experience. Christy and Shannon asked me to do some photos of them individually, and pics of them as a team. These ladies have been working together to bring locally hand made crafts to Atlantans for almost 10 years. Their photos need to look stylish, playful and professional. We did several shots around the Sweet Auburn Curb Market and I think they turned out great. I’m looking forward to doing some more photography for them this Saturday during their big summer kickoff!

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Michaelle and Ben’s Edisto Beach anniversary pictures

Michaelle and Ben have been friends of mine for quite a while. I was happy to help them celebrate their six year anniversary with a sunrise beach photo shoot. Edisto Island is so lovely, and it’s a special treat for me to do photos on the beach. The hardest part about this shoot was picking just a few of my favorites for this blog entry!

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Lynn, RJ and Boozer

Lynn and RJ asked me to do some family photos for them that included their furry baby, Boozer. We met at a Morgan Falls Overlook Park in Sandy Springs and got some great shots. Boozer is a natural model!

Amanda and Chris in Piedmont Park

Amanda and Chris love their midtown neighborhood. They live just a few blocks from Piedmont Park and enjoy taking walks and spending time there. So, it seemed like a perfect place to do some fun, romantic pictures of the two of them.

Web site photos for Historic Roswell Chiropractic

I recently did some photos for Historic Roswell Chiropractic’s web site. These ladies were so much fun. I could tell it’s a fun place to work. We got creative with group photos, and they all seemed on board for some goofy shots.

The Ghosts Project

When my friend Davis Petterson asked me to do some promo shots for his band, The Ghosts Project, I was thrilled! I love their music, and I was flattered that he asked me to help them out. We shot at two locations, and old warehouse that will soon be transformed into The Big Nerd Ranch headquarters, and a field near my house. Here are a few of my favorites from our recent photo session. I also asked my buddy Nick to do some film photos with his toy cameras, so I’ll post some of those soon, too.

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Head shots for Dave

My friend David Striepe is a talented writer. He published his first book of poetry last year, Miniature Ships. He’s starting a blog, and needed some professional looking head shots and author photos. We took several shots in and around his house, which is where he does most of his writing.

60 second family portrait

Shavon, Kirk and their adorable daughter are members of Rob and I’s church, Kirkwood UCC. As we were leaving last Sunday, they noticed I had my camera bag with me. They needed a quick portrait and I had about 5 minutes to spare before needing to hit the road for my day job. I asked them to sit down in the grass behind our church building, and snapped a few frames. This was my favorite, and was the first shot I took! I think toddlers only have about 60 seconds of patience for posed photos, so maybe I should start offering more mini portrait sessions for families with kiddos.

Vintage Hollywood glamor shots

I’ve always loved images from the glamorous era of Hollywood’s 30s and 40s. I’ve wanted to set up a shoot to emulate that style for years now. I had to recruit some help for styling the shoot and my friends Becca and Christina stepped up and volunteered their fabulous closets of vintage props and make up. My friend Drew helped with the shoot and I recruited a bunch of friend and friends of friends to pose for us. We took so many photos it took me weeks to get them all edited. Here are a few of my favorites.

Head shots for Bill

My buddy Bill works for The Big Nerd Ranch and he asked me to shoot a head shot for their site. I got a sneak peak at his brand new condo which was a great place to take photos! I also got some a really cute shots of Bill and his dog, Chauncey.