Hannah | Senior 2017

Hannah has the sweetest spirit and the best smile!!  One of my favorite things about her is how curious she is!  She's always full of questions and wants to hear what you have to say ;)  Our session was on a really beautiful evening just before the clouds rolled in.  We made use of the modern feel of the Rooftop at Center in the Square and then hopped over to Hollins for the classic greenery

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Haley & Chris | Married

Hayley and Chris have a love that has traveled the world - literally!  She is from Roanoke VA, he from Sydney, Australia.  Their courtship has taken them all over, sometimes long distance, sometimes not.  But time and distance finally came to an end when they said "I do" in the first of 2 ceremonies a few weeks agot!! 

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2014 Portrait Highlights

I didn't start my year intending to take off the entire month of January, but I'm kind of glad it worked out that way!  I needed the rest.  I've always known that the first of the year is hard for me creatively.  Fall is usually crazy busy and I push so hard to finish everything.  Combine that with the amazing beauty that is fall in the Roanoke Valley and I use up almost every ounce of my creative juices by the end of the year!!  So once Christmas is over and the pretty lights are gone, the fall leaves have all fallen, and it's time to slow down, I usually feel myself crash.  It's a time of rest.  There are behind the scenes pieces that need to be taken care of and I make sure to take pictures of my kids on a fairly regular basis, but the constant flow of making something new and different is on pause.  I'm learning this is ok and needed!  So maybe the month of January will become somewhat of a vacation month in the future.  We'll just have to see ;)

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