Lesson #2: Balance

Balancing photos is an essential part of composition. Often in photography forums people ask what’s the best camera to get for the best photos. Or ask for critique on photos that were taken with top of the line equipment. When people talk to me about my photos they’ll ask me what kind of camera I…

Finally, Graduation.

This semester, I graduated from the University of Florida for the third and final time. On December 16th, 2016 I received my Doctor of Nursing Practice degree, specializing in Acute Care Pediatrics. I am now eligible to sit for the Pediatric Acute Care National Certification exam for Nurse Practitioners! I had Jorge take some of…

Elise, USF 2016

This one is special to me- my sister is graduating with her Bachelor’s of Science in Music Education from the University of South Florida. 🙂 I couldn’t be more proud! She found an amazing dress that perfectly matched her hunter green graduation gown and carnation pink tassel. This girl is always so put together, I…

Cristina

Cristina and I met in nursing school. We bonded over late study nights, review sessions, and even lived together for a while. For Christmas, she asked me to do a portrait session as a present to her Dad. The weather was beautiful, and downtown Gainesville was quite the sight. Enjoy!

The Ege Family

I met the Ege family about a year ago. Matt and Kim had moved to Florida for Matt’s job, along with their three kids: Caleb, Callie, and Sam. Kim is a hobby photographer herself, but didn’t have a lot of photos of the whole family. Matt had also recently accepted a new job back in…

Kimberly and Kristina Engagement

Kimberly and Kristina are a delightful couple with a wonderful relationship. Kristina asked me to do their engagement shoot when my going rate for a photo session was a six pack of blue moon. 🙂 It’s always interesting as any kind of creative endeavor to go back and look at your previous work. A lot…

Hillary, Ashley, and Katie. UF 2014

Hillary and I met in nursing school- we were both attending UF for our Accelerated Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing. After a crazy ride and a year and a half, we finally graduated. She asked me to do a group graduation shoot with her two friends, and of course I said yes! These photos were…