So What is a Certified Professional Photographer? | KJ Bradley Photography

What and Why We are celebrating!  I recently completed a journey and was awarded status of Certified Professional Photographer (CPP) by the Professional Photographers of America.  It is a big deal because of the many hours of education, preparation, and practice it has taken to prepare for the certification process. 

Rainbow Newborn Baby Girl | KJ Bradley Photography

Kobie was one of my first newborns.  I called him “Mr. Smiley” because he was always grinning from ear to ear.  Now Kobie and his family welcome a sweet baby sister who is a blessing. I can’t wait to see her smiles as she grows into a beautiful young lady.

Yankee Hall Plantation Wedding | KJ Bradley Photography

Carianna & Chris chose the beautiful Yankee Hall Plantation for their Greenville, NC wedding.  It was a beautify sunny day full of love.  These two have a long and loving happily ever after ahead surrounded by two wonderful families and many friends.

Beautiful Nashville, NC Wedding | KJ Bradley Photography

Sid and Mary are high school sweethearts that are starting their happily ever after.  Their beautiful wedding was held at Nashville Baptist Church in Nashville, NC.  The bridal party and family shared in a love-filled, fun day celebrating the happy couple. The bridesmaids wore asymmetric, navy lace covered dresses that

NC State Fair 2016 Livestock Shows | KJ Bradley Photography

This year’s fair came on the heels of a devastating storm for our friends down east.  We were happy to see those that could make it to the Fair and missed those who couldn’t get there.  Our family was involved in relief efforts which left me with less time to

Bridal Portraits at The Leaning Tree, Bailey, NC | KJ Bradley Photography

Lisa chose the Leaning Tree in Bailey, NC for her bridal portraits.  She was simply stunning! The Leaning Tree provided a beautiful backdrop for indoor and outdoor portraits.      

Bennett Bunn Plantation Bridal Portraits | KJ Bradley Photography

I have been blessed with the most beautiful brides this fall.  Amanda and Gary’s wedding at the Bennett Bunn Plantation in Wake County, NC provided a gorgeous backdrop for her bridals.

Yankee Hall Plantation Bridal Portraits | KJ Bradley Photography

Carianna and Chris chose Yankee Hall Plantation in Greenville, NC for their wedding day.  The beautiful location was a perfect match for this gorgeous bride.      

Just for Girls – Preparing for an Awesome Photography Session ~ KJ Bradley Photography

Let’s face it.  We girls require a little more maintenance that most boys.  That carries over to our photo sessions as well.  Whether you are scheduling your senior session, bridal session or setting up an important family session, take time to prepare for best results.  To get the most awesome images

Firefighter, Outdoorsman, Hunter and All Around Awesome Senior | KJ Bradley Photography

It is hard to believe Travis is a senior!  When he was in the sixth grade, he modeled for some test shots as I was beginning my photography business.  He rocked the session then and he did it again this year!  Travis loves to be outdoors.  He wanted to capture