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Taylor & Josh’s Club Lake Plantation Wedding

Club Lake Plantation Wedding Taylor and Josh tied the knot during their Club Lake Plantation wedding in Apopka, Florida.  Envisioning a romantic garden theme, the two picked a slate blue and grey to complement the natural foliage of the venue and chosen white floral. High school sweethearts, Josh proposed to Taylor in Oregon at Ecola State Park.  Falling in love …

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Bridal Tips: Golden Hour, Sunset, and Blue Hour

Golden Hour, Sunset, & Blue Hour For this month’s bridal tips, we are chatting about golden hour verses sunset and blue hour, or moreso what they are, when they are, and how they pair together. Starting off with golden hour… titled for its beautiful “golden” light that falls in during the hour before sunset and the hour after sunrise.  Backlighting …

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Danielle & Vinny’s Paradise Cove Wedding

Paradise Cove Wedding Danielle and Vinny tied the knot during their Paradise Cove wedding in Lake Buena Vista, Florida.  Envisioning a beachy vibe with a picturesque Florida feel, Paradise Cove could not have been a more perfect option! My sweethearts story began when Dani moved to Louisiana for an internship and began working at the local Olive Garden, where you …

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Maria & Evan’s Puppy Love Engagement

Orlando Engagement Maria and Evan met me out at Lake Louisa with their two pups for their adorable puppy love engagement.  I love their winter inspired attire and how they incorporated the whole family. My sweet duo met back in January of 2017 through a dating app.  Inviting Maria out on a first date to the theater, the two arrived …

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Kristen & Ian’s Celebration Engagement

Celebration Engagement Kristen and Ian met me out in downtown Celebration for their gorgeous engagement session.  In town visiting their friends and family, our schedules lined up perfectly during their busy wedding planning week. Kristen and Ian’s story began in January of 2016 while out one night downtown at Wall Street.  A chilly night, Kristen wore her bear hat, which …

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Audra & Lou’s Grand Bohemian Hotel Wedding

Grand Bohemian Hotel Wedding Audra and Lou tied the knot during their Grand Bohemian Hotel wedding in Orlando, Florida.  Envisioning an elegant day filled with laughter, the two couldn’t wait to become Mr. and Mrs.! Having met just over two years ago, Audra and Lou had an instant connection with their first date at the Cheesecake Factory lasting for hours. …

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Baby August’s In-Home Newborn Session

In-home newborn sessions are always a favorite of mine, and being able to capture baby August’s session was such a real treat!  A gifted portrait session from my bride to be Lauren to her sister-in-law Alley, the Leasure family welcomed me into their home to be able to capture such a special moment in their lives of bringing home baby …

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Baby Ellis’ In-home Newborn Session

In-home Newborn Session You may remember Kristin and Daniel from their darling engagement session a few months back.  The two were so excited to welcome their baby boy into the world, and it was such a joy to be able to capture the beautiful moment of excitement for the future. Born on November 29th at 5:18 AM, baby Ellis weighed …

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Halle & Trenton’s Leu Gardens Engagement

Leu Gardens Engagement Halle and Trenton met me out at beautiful Leu Gardens for their gorgeous Winter Park engagement session.  While the weather may have been a bit chilly, the two cozied up in one another’s arms and couldn’t have been more natural in front of the camera. High school sweethearts, Halle first laid eyes on Trenton when they were …

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Kylie & Mitchell’s Downtown Winter Garden Engagement

Winter Garden Engagement Kylie and Mitchell met me out in Downtown Winter Garden for their elegant engagement session.  Envisioning a touch of downtown with a more formal vibe, the two were so stunning together. Having met through a mutual friend at the University of Florida in January of 2016, the the two never imagined that would find love during their …

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Tatiana & Thomas’ White Room Wedding

White Room Wedding Tatiana and Thomas tied the knot during their White Room wedding in St Augustine, Florida.  Set in the picturesque historic district of St Augustine, their wedding was simply spectacular. Having met their junior year of college while Tatiana was attending the University of Central Florida and Thomas was attending Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, they began talking and realized …

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Kristi & Tom’s Sacred Heart Catholic Church & Tampa Museum of Art Wedding

Sacred Heart Catholic Church Wedding Ceremony & Tampa Museum of Art Wedding Reception Kristi and Tom tied the knot during their Sacred Heart Catholic Church wedding ceremony and afterwards celebrated their nuptials during their Tampa Museum of Art wedding reception.  A mix of traditional and modern, their big day could not have fit the two of them more perfectly! Having …

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Alana & Whitney’s Armature Works Engagement

Armature Works Engagement Alana and Whitney met me out in Downtown Tampa for their Armature Works engagement session.  Soon to also be the place of their big day, the two could not have imagined a more perfect spot to capture their engagement! Having met back almost three years ago online, the two shared a first date on January 7th of …

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Ivy’s One Year Baby Session

One Year Baby Session Little Ivy was so delighted to take photos during her one year baby session.  Laughing, playing with the decor, and being downright adorable, she was such a joy to capture. One year baby sessions are such a fun time as it is an incredible milestone to be able to capture.  In the past year, Ivy has …

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Nicole & Charles’ Banyan Estate Wedding

Banyan Estate Wedding Nicole and Charles tied the knot during their First United Methodist Church wedding ceremony and partied the night away with friends and family during their Banyan Estate wedding reception.  A mix of traditional and contemporary, their split vision came together to create the perfect balance for a memorable day! Friends at first, Nicole and Charles met through …

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The Watson Family

Orlando Family Photographer The Watson family invited me out to their home to capture their gorgeous family portraits.  Thanksgiving was the perfect time of year, as their three children traveled in with their families to celebrate. The holiday time is a special time for so many families.  For the Watsons’ their holiday motto is “Faith, Family & Friends” as Sherre …

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Abbey & Irvin’s Firefighter Engagement

Firefighter Engagement Abbey and Irvin met me out at beautiful Leu Gardens for their gorgeous engagement session.  After venturing around the beautiful park, we headed back outside for a quick “costume” change into their firefighter gear.  Both first responders, it was pretty killer to be able to include a little bit of silliness and their passion for being firefighters into …

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Kyle & Kenny’s Casa Feliz Wedding

Casa Feliz Wedding Kyle and Kenny tied the knot during their Casa Feliz wedding in Winter Park, Florida.  Envisioning an elegant day filled with fun, the two celebrated with their friends, family, and puppy Bella! Having met through a mutual friend’s housewarming party in May of 2008, Kyle was instantly smitten with Kenny, but wouldn’t admit it at first.  Chatting …

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The Martinez Family

Winter Park Family Photographer The Martinez family met me out at a beautiful botanical garden for their gorgeous holiday portraits.  In town visiting family and friends, it was such a treat to be able to capture their holiday session! Florida, a special place to the Martinez family, is where they come for Thanksgiving every year to celebrate the holiday season …

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The Aber Family

Orlando Holiday Portraits The Aber family met me out at beautiful Lake Louisa for a Florida Winter holiday portrait session.  Little Charlotte looked absolutely darling in her gorgeous little red riding coat, and of course her mommy and daddy looked so adorable too in their winter wear! Holiday traditions are a big part of the Aber family’s plans for the …