Sunrise Alleluia

Is every sunrise this breathtakingly gorgeous? I wouldn’t know because I typically sleep right through them.  Today I was up, though.  I was with my Friends at Surfside Beach, remembering that the tomb is empty and giving thanks for the great love of the Father. Taking photos had not been part of the plan so my camera was left at home.  Who knew THIS…

One Wonderfully Made Day

Each day tells a new story in the book that is your life.  Some of the stories are joyous, some are bittersweet, and some are comfortingly uneventful. Do you keep mental snapshots of those days?  Would you like to also have photographs that document your stories? One Wonderfully Made Day is a different kind of portrait session – one that aims to observe and…

Dixieland

Meet Dixie!  Adorable all on her own, this sweet baby doesn’t yet realize that her name makes her even more so. Anyone who knows this lady can vouch for that.  She’s pretty adorable herself. Great-grandma Dixie has passed along all sorts of marvelous qualities to her ever-expanding family. Most importantly, she’s passed along her tremendous ability to LOVE. But then there’s also her GREAT…

Fair Week Mini-Sessions

You may not know this, but you WANT me to come out to the Fairgrounds with you next week and take photos of you. Families, kids, Class of 2014 seniors, golden years seniors, couples, brides, ladies in fancy dresses, guys in boots and 10-gallon hats — the Fair makes the perfect backdrop for all sorts of great photos. Take, for instance, these fun shots…

More faces, more stories

This fall I had the joy of photographing several new faces as well as lots of familiar ones.   Some of those faces were extra furry! Some of them went home covered in saltwater and sand. Some families were still in the process of becoming perfectly blended … … while others have been inseparable since their very beginning. I got to catch up with the 5 households…

A collection of faces

If you’ve been wondering what sort of wonderfully made faces I’ve been focusing on lately, here’s a quick gallop through the past few months. There have been lots of families … … some of them small and some of them expanding by leaps and bounds. Some of them silly … … and some of them pretending to be serious. There have been adorable preschoolers in…

Parade Day Portraits 2012

Did you enjoy the Brazoria County Fair Parade last Saturday?  I did!  Even more, I enjoyed the faces of kids gathered at Sunny Hearts to watch the parade.   If you’d like to see 121 shots of those wonderfully made faces, click on CLIENTS up above, then PARADE.  Let me know if you see any you want to purchase.  Enjoy!

Perfectly positioned

By the Senior Beginner stage (ages 7-9), dance students are more ready than ever to learn from their teacher.  She is their ultimate pattern, the very best dancer in the world, and their greatest encourager. With her help, they can do it! This age group is also ready to focus more on proper position and body control. Lots of time at the barre begins…