Yearly Archives: 2016

2016 Highlight Reel

A Life well lived is… Authentic Challenging It Hurts It Gives Adventurous Loud Thankless Still Quick Timeless Brittle Delightful Cracked Stretched And one thing is for sure, it is LOVED! TheView full post »

A little background on us: Faith + Work + Prosperity

Hello Friends!!! Welcome to the 8 day series Faith + Work = Prosperity that will be kicking off on January 3rd. Brandon and I are so excited for this and would like to thank you so much for joiningView full post »

9 tips to prepare your photography business for the new year

2017 is only days away and we have no doubt this year is going to be amazing! Gold is here, clean bright white design is HOT and flare jeans are making a comeback… the year is already startingView full post »

2016 Behind The Scenes + Bloopers

Every year seems to fly by before we can blink and all of it takes place in front of our cameras. So each year we try our best to collect some behind the scenes shots of whats going on. It gives usView full post »

I Can’t See the Future

Dear Michelle, As I sit next to you today I am reminded how blessed I am to do this every day; to sit in your presence. The very fact that I get to be here because of all your efforts over the past 6View full post »

PEAKS & VALLEYS: The real life of an Entrepreneur

The real life of an Entrepreneur was not exactly what I had in mind 7 years ago. I envisioned editing on my laptop in a bright white coffee shop everyday with the ocean right outside the window,View full post »

Client Gifts: The Art + The Experience

Over the last 7 years Brandon and I have adored each and every couple we have worked with. Our mission right from the start was to do more then just take photos, we wanted to create an experience forView full post »

FREE 8-day Series for Faith + Work = Prosperity

Today after my morning prayer I jumped on FB to read a post I shared 5 years ago. It read: “So last night as I was drifting off to sleep I was pondering how to obtain wisdom from God. Then IView full post »

Blue Mountain Vineyard Dahlonega Georgia: Megan + Travis Wedding

They met while in high school and dated for 3 years. However, as fate would have it distance and time separated them for 7 long years. But when two hearts are meant to be together, nothing can keepView full post »

Faith + Work = Prosperity

Work: 1)Exertion or effort directed to produce or accomplish something; labor; toil. 2)Employment, as in some form of industry, especially as a means of earning one’s livelihood: Brandon and IView full post »

Photography – Posting Every Shoot On Social Media

Brandon and I were recently asked by a fellow photographer, “do you post every shoot you capture on social media or is there ever a few that just fall short of perfection?“. Our answerView full post »

When the camera is down – connecting with clients

Often times after a busy day behind the camera Brandon and I will come home, put on the tea kettle, take off our shoes and curl up on the couch to “debrief” if you will. Because lets beView full post »

A Sustainable Income As A Small Business Owner

Life can have unexpected turns, mountains, valleys and even cliffs that no one could ever predict. The beginning of 2016 Brandon and I came to a cliff. As we peered out over the vast seeminglyView full post »

Jordan Berecz : Atlanta Lifestyle Blogger

We always adore capturing gorgeous photos of my girl Jordan from JORDAN BERECZ- A LIFESTYLE BLOGGER. She is incredibly sweet, funny, honest and down to earth. I am so blessed to also call herView full post »

GLORY STORIES: Honeymoon Humming Bird

So the other day we were sitting in the office, I was editing photos and Brandon was working on next years budget. Our Jambox was cranking out the tunes and the warm sunshine was flooding in throughView full post »

2016 THE THANKFUL LIST

Michelle’s List I’m thankful for another year with my father. As of now he is cancer free! I’m thankful for having dyslexia – it has enabled me to look at life differently, to learnView full post »

FEATURE: Wedding Chicks: Styled Shoot

Living our lives in a way that allows us to fully utilize our creativity has been an amazing blessing and we thank God for it each and everyday! Within this creative journey we have had theView full post »

Tattooed On My Heart: Styled Wedding Shoot

There are evenings when Brandon + I cuddle up the couch together look into each other eyes and say, how did we ever end up so blessed.  These evening are typically preceded by a full day ofView full post »

Taking Advantage of Black Friday for your business

The holidays are here and we are both loving it!! Brandon + I can’t get enough of this time of year, the weather is perfect and we take time off to hang out with our families.  For us, takingView full post »

PEAKS & VALLEYS: Getting Real + Do You Smell Popcorn?

I am just going to get real. On Saturday we woke up at 5:15 am to capture an engagement shoot at sunrise with the back drop of a gorgeous waterfall. It was absolutely perfect. Alex + Billy were soView full post »

Dick’s Creek Dahlonega Georgia Engagement Shoot: Alex + Billy

You know those people you meet and an instant friendship starts to develop,  thats exactly the way we felt when we first met Alex + Billy. There is just something about them which is inviting,View full post »

Dahlonega Georgia Engagement Shoot: Ally + Matt

Firsts… the first time I saw the beach, the first test I ever took, the first time I went camping, my first best friend, the first time I toasted a marshmallow on an open fire, my first kiss;View full post »

FEATURE: SPOKEN BRIDE: ROSIE + TYLER

LOVE… I was created for it, blessed with it and I’m consumed by it. In all that I do love is ever present, regardless if I choose it or not, it is there for me to receive, give andView full post »

Sequoyah Lake Jasper Georgia Engagement Shoot: Christen + Fraser

They met in middle school and instantly became friends, which is impressive when you consider that cooties was a “real thing“ at that age. As the years went on and recess turned into highView full post »

How to Translate HoneyBook to Quickbooks

What could be better than enjoying a beautiful fall day with my business partner and wife sitting in the middle of our town square. With hot coffees loaded with sweet cream and a mouth wateringView full post »

Historic Fourth Ward Park Atlanta Engagement: Emily + Jonathan

It was a beautiful sunny Atlanta day… she was off for a new job interview, fighting traffic, listening to music and hoping for the best. He was already at work, working through the daily grind.View full post »

Dahlonega Georgia Shoot: McKinley + Tim

McKinley + Tim first met on a mission trip which both their churches were attending and became friends. Nothing serious, just your run of the mill see you when I see you friendship. This went on forView full post »

Talking Rock Engagement Shoot: Amanda + Travis

Each year we give away one FREE Wedding, it’s our way to “give back”. We give back to our clients simply because we could not do what we love without you! 2017 free wedding givebackView full post »

Coffee Meets Bagel Atlanta Engagement Shoot: Meredith + Chris

Coffee meets bagel…  Walking into a bagel shop, watching a hot toasty bagel come out of the oven. You grab your delicious warm bagel smother it with rich cream cheese and sip on a hot coffeeView full post »

FEATURE: Head over HeEls by The Perfect Wedding Guide: Stacey + Tyson

We so excited + blessed to have one of our gorgeous couples, Stacey + Tyson, featured by The Perfect Wedding Guide! I can remember the very first moment of meeting Stacey and her parents, right fromView full post »

Atlanta Georgia Engagement shoot: Lindsey + Matt

It all began at the local hang out, Lindsey was bartending and Matt could not stop thinking about how absolutely beautiful she was. She knew who he was from seeing him around but they had neverView full post »

North Georgia Mountains Engagement Shoot: Kaylee + Jeff

They were both in grad school and looking forward to the next chapter in their life. Both with the goal of writing in pages that would one day include an amazing love story. With this drive for love,View full post »

Ball Ground Georgia, The Corner District: Iche + JuRiel Wedding

It was Easter Sunday, Iche was upstairs getting ready for church, putting on her gorgeous dress, jewelry + perfume and preparing for a wonderful day with family and friends. She headed downstairs toView full post »

10 Tips To Working Well As A Husband + Wife Team

On any given day you can find both of us with a camera bag on our shoulder. It’s a passion we share as a husband + wife. So whats in our bag… * Hers: 7D Markll, 50mm f/1.2, life journal,View full post »

REAL WEDDING ADVICE FROM OUR BRIDES: Susan Hamm

Talk about fun, playful, laid back, super sweet and full of AMAZING personality… that my friends, was and is Susan Hamm. Brandon and I loved everything about Susan and Darren’s weddingView full post »

Custom Leather Camera Bag

For the past year I have been hunting down the perfect leather camera bag. One that was tailor fit for my size and needs… this proved to be an almost impossible challenge. Until I met DaleView full post »