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Senior Portraits in Pine Mountain, Georgia

Savannah loves the warmth and charm of small-town life, and she suggested Pine Mountain, GA as the location for our first senior portrait shoot. From family-owned shops and hidden side streets to nearby open fields and scenic overlooks, we found a lot of great backdrops in our 90-minute session.

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Do You Really Need a Second Photographer?

Many photographers employ the skills of a second photographer, primarily for weddings or other large events. Paying for an additional photographer usually means your costs are higher so is it really worth it?

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Swan Coach House & Atlanta History Center Wedding

Early morning rain showers couldn’t damper Taylor Rose & Aryon’s spirits on their wedding day, and the sun peeked out from behind the clouds just in time for pre-ceremony photos. Friends and family gathered on the lawn of the Swan Coach House to hear the vows they wrote to each other before adjourning to the Atlanta History Center’s Ballroom for an evening of dinner & dancing.

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RAW vs JPEG: Does It Matter Which One My Photographer Uses?

RAW vs JPEG: Does It Matter Which One My Photographer Uses? Whether you are looking to hire a photographer or you’re a beginning photographer yourself, hopefully this article will give you a little more information about RAW vs. JPEG photo file formats. Rather than hit you with a ton of highly technical stuff, I’m going to try to keep to layman’s terms and skip over the highly detailed stuff, but if you have any questions feel free to Contact Me […]

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Typical Photo Turnaround Times: How Long is Too Long?

We’ve all heard the horror story before: “My photographer STILL hasn’t sent my photos, and it’s been 6 months! Is this normal?” The answer to this one is pretty clearly “No!” but how long is too long? Let’s chat about some typical photography turnaround times so you know what to expect.

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Fall Family Portraits at Sweetwater Creek State Park

I’ve posted ALL of the proofs from the Thompson Family shoot so you can get an idea of the images I take during a typical Family Portrait Session. Photographers often post just our favorites, but this way you can see the full number and range of images you might get during your session.

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Elopement Portraits at Oakland Cemetery and Grant Park

When Devin & Tommy asked me to take their portraits just days before jetting off for their secret elopement, I jumped at the chance! Not only did they include an unusual location (Oakland Cemetery along with Grant Park), they also wanted to incorporate their two vizsla puppies at the end of their session. Cool locations AND dogs? I was definitely in.

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How Many Hours of Wedding Photography Coverage Do You Need?

This is a question I’m asked by pretty much every couple who hires me, so I thought an article might be useful to give a more in-depth answer. Keep in mind that every wedding is a little different, but hopefully this guide will give you a good start in figuring out how much wedding photography coverage time you need from your photographer.

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