Author archives: Amber

  • Santa Claus is Coming to the AFSP Studio!

  • Hey friends!  Can you believe it is already November?! Even though we are still enjoying some summer weather here in the Carolinas, Christmas is right around the corner and we have some very exciting news! Santa is coming to visit the AFSP Studio! Sunday, November 19th We have been working h[...]
  • Leveille Family : Downtown Apex Family Session

  • With each of my clients I always ask them to tell me about their family and what they love most about each other.  What makes you all unique?  I ask them things like, how do you want to remember this time in your life five or ten years down the road?  These answers help to form a goal of what we wan[...]
  • Annual Shoot and Share Photo Contest Results!

  • One of the most daunting aspects of being a photographer is putting your images out there and finding out what people truly think of your work.  The idea of someone not loving a portrait I poured my heart and soul into, well it's terrifying.  Yet, at the same time I tell my students all the time, on[...]
  • MiKayla : Grace Christian School Senior

  • Senior year of high school is one of the most exciting times in life and is filled with so many memories.  With each senior session I strive to capture what it is that truly makes them unique.  Often a big part is choosing the right location and wardrobe.  While planning out MiKayla's session we wan[...]
  • Cottingham Family : Holly Springs Family Session

  • Happy New Year!  Now that the holidays have passed we can finally start sharing some of our favorite Fall family sessions.  Why do we wait until January?  Because no one likes to ruin the surprise and anticipation of holiday cards!  This year the Cottingham family squeezed in right at the end of Fal[...]
  • Morgan + Chelsea : Grand Marquise Ballroom Wedding

  • Their love began as a simple crush while the two were in high school. As their friends retell the story, Chelsea may have not have been nearly as interested as her place on the track team as she was watching her teammate who is now her soul mate. Morgan and Chelsea's wedding day was absolutely beaut[...]
  • Vanderweide Family : Raleigh Fall Family Session

  • The cool air is finally here and the changing leaves can't be to far behind.  It's finally Fall and one of my favorite times of the year!!  I've already brought out my sweaters and boots and may have enjoyed one or two Pumpkin Spice Lattes...and made pumpkin muffins...and may have been craving pumpk[...]
  • Catherine + Glen Engagement : Raleigh Wedding Photographer

  • Sometimes life throws you curveballs, maybe one too many more than you feel like you can handle.  Yet then there is that feeling, maybe you're not alone and you're not the only one out there going through the same exact thing.  Then it hits you.  There is someone out there, someone who has been thro[...]