What is a “Second Shooter?”

If you have been around photographers and weddings, you might have heard the term “second shooter.”  It may sound like some kind of sniper in an action movie, but fear not, it is simply someone who assists the primary photographer with the wedding.  Second shooters can be hired to cover

Pretty in Pink

Miss E is turning one and I can’t wait to celebrate with her!  Of course she will be having a perfect pink party so she needed pictures to fit the theme.  I can’t show you all the surprises to come but here is a sneak peek of this precious angel’s

Celebrating America With Small Town Style

My family and I spent the week of the Fourth of July on beautiful Lake Gaston in Halifax County, North Carolina.  The lake itself is a wonderful place to beat the heat, have fun, and take beautiful pictures.  We did all three of those things, but a highlight was celebrating

2012 Fun Run for Charities

Reach out Rocky Mount’s Fun Run for Charities an annual event that raises money for local non-profit organizations.  This year’s run held on May 12 definitely lived up to its name!  I was honored to be asked by event organizers to take pictures.  The participants were inspirational and the volunteers

75th Annual 4H Meat Animal Show and Sale

Sometimes I play the role of a professional portrait photographer… seeking the perfect expression, composition, exposure, background, etc.  Sometimes I play the role of compulsive, snap-happy Mom with a camera.  This week, I was the latter.  My boys showed a Cloverbud goat and a lamb at the 4-H Livestock Show