Bluebell Journal

I love summer nights, quiet moments, genuine love, timeless stories, and the kind of dream clients who like to walk slow and stop to smell the Carolina Jasmine. If you're into photographs that feel as intentional as you are, you want your memories become history, and you'd like to make a new friends in the process, keep scrolling-- I can't wait to meet you. 

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I arrived to the most gorgeous Hilton Head Island beach home on Saturday morning. It looked like a plantation home mansion. White pillars, double brick winding staircases. Black rod iron. Palm trees. This house was just a few steps from the sand and ocean with a private pier that walked out onto the beach. Everyone […]


May 22, 2018

Seafoam and Lace Hilton Head Island Wedding Amanda & Brian


  You’ve been searching and searching on Pinterest for outfit inspiration. Choosing the perfect outfit for you and your sweetie is no small task. You just want a romantic, timeless feeling with your session and realize your outfits can make or break that. No pressure, right? I’m here to give you my 6 Tips for […]

Helpful Hints

May 16, 2018

Tips for the Perfect Engagement Outfit


The perfect spring day with the perfect couple. Hanna and Sebastian are celebrating 7 sweet month anniversary together as a new husband and wife pair. They met me at Historic Oak View in Raleigh and I was greeted immediately with hugs and smiles. Their love was beaming immediately. We began to chat as we started […]

Love Story

May 8, 2018

Timeless Anniversary Session at Historic Oak View


I read through loads of amazing senior model applications this year, printed each and every one out and looked over each one closely, and prayed about them and made the selection. It was oh so hard. My goal this year was to keep my team to a smaller number of seniors and invest all my […]


May 3, 2018

Senior Model Team Introductions


College graduation is a huge deal. Like, really huge. I was so happy when Brittney reached out to plan her Campbell University senior session. I’m a full believer that college graduation should be documented in a beautiful way. These are photographs that your grandchildren will look back on. They will see these and know that […]


May 2, 2018

Brittney | Campbell University Senior


My favorite Senior Style’s for Spring   After months and months of freezing our toes off, spring has finally joined us with scents of jasmine, lavender and lemons. I’m bringing you my Charleston inspired spring favorites for your session wardrobe. I may be just a tad obsessed with dresses this season… and by may be, […]

Helpful Hints, Senior

April 26, 2018

Favorite Senior Styles – Spring


I’m  so happy for all the soon to be college graduates! This is for sure one of the biggest life step’s they’ll be taking and it’s so worth capturing! When Whitney texted me about planning her College Graduation Session, I was all in.  This sweet lady is graduating from Campbell University and will begin her […]


April 23, 2018

Whitney | Campbell University Senior


The weather was unusually warm for a Saturday in February. As I pulled up to the church, I noticed all the tulip trees in full bloom for this gorgeous day. It had to be a sign of good things to come for Crystal and Jason on their best day yet. I walked into the church […]


April 21, 2018

Crystal + Jason | Preston Wood Country Club Wedding


  Happy happy Friday, everyone! I’m in need of some serious research help. I’ve created 3 questionnaires that I need your help with. Seniors, brides to be or recently married, and fellow young photographers, each one of these surveys are for you, and I would absolutely love your help filling these out. As a huge […]


April 13, 2018

Questionnaire Giveaways!


Crystal tied the knot in February, so I can finally share some gorgeous shots from her bridals. We headed over to her wedding venue- Preston Wood Country Club and it was absolutely incredible. Her bridals were so relaxed, comfortable and we laughed so much! Her sweet mama joined us and helped Crystal get ready. That’s […]


April 13, 2018

Preston Wood Country Club Bridals