This has gotta be the good life ~ A birth story ~ Baby Gabe ~ Hickory, North Carolina Birth Photographer

I cry

Every. Single. Time.

Watching  a woman give all she has to give life is one of the most amazing miracles I will ever have the pleasure of witnessing, let alone photograph

Like all 2nd time mommas, we wonder if we could ever love a 2nd, 3rd, or even 4th child as much as we love our first.

Something happens the moment they place your baby on your exhausted chest

Your heart explodes

It opens up to depths you didn’t even know existed

A space that was saved for them

Ultimately, you fall in love again

Then you fall in love with your 1st all over again witnessing the love, inquisitive little being they become.

It’s a blessing

A blessing not all get

A blessing to be remembered.

Happy Birth Day Gabe


Andrea Wagner - September 1, 2014 - 1:14 pm

Unbelievable moments captured! I wish I had several of these around the childbirth education class room. Ahhhh my heart is melting.

Inside & Out: No matter what she is wearing, she is beautiful ~ Cody Engagement Session ~ Hickory, North Carolina Engagement Photographer

Anyone that knows Cody

Knows how unbelievably beautiful she is

Not only on the outside

But the inside

Her grace, car for others, and the love she has for her family resinates to my soul

Last night I had the pleasure of photographing her and Eric’s wedding

Love surrounded the event

Sneak peeks to come soon, but until then, enjoy her gorgeous bridal portraits


Heather - August 19, 2014 - 12:05 am


You’re gonna miss this ~ Baby C Lifestyle Session ~ The Kincaid Family ~ Hickory, North Carolina Child/Family Photographer

Gracious, she is absolutely adorable

And loved

And adorable

Wait, did I already say that?

Well, you’ll see why

Lifestyle session at its finest

Cookie eating, outside play, bubbles, and water

What else could this age ask for?

It was perfection

She even held my hand…swoon

Natalie and I went to high school together

I hadn’t seen her in YEARS

She is still just as beautiful as I remember

And her beautiful baby C…


admin - August 4, 2014 - 1:14 am

Thank you so much <3

Dee Kerley - August 3, 2014 - 2:26 pm

It is a privilege and a joy to know this family and call them “friends”. You’ve captured her precious little personality perfectly :)

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