It felt like being part of a period drama love story. Surrounded by moss covered trees and a gentle breeze that flowed across the waters of Lake Pontchartrain. Surrounded by their families, Lydia & Marshall exchanged the sweetest most heartfelt vows I have ever had the privilege to hear. I was left with the impression that should two fallen stars ever meet and fall in love in this universe, it would look exactly like these two beautiful souls, joined in love and life.
The Daugereaux Duo. These two, let me tell you, they are just so perfect together. The joy and laughter that flowed through this session just fed my soul. It’s a fun and confusing thing, to spend time with a couple, working and capturing their love through my lens, and realizing when we are done I feel like I have not even worked yet.
New Orleans gorgeous Roosevelt Hotel, The Immaculate Conception Jesuit Church, & The Blue Room at the Roosevelt were the stunning backdrops for Melinda & Mike’s wedding day. A day which started with a big bump in the road. The ceremony was planned for 2PM and the city had plans at 2:30PM to demo the crane […]
Listen…….I don’t even think I need to really write anything for this blog post….I mean…Scarlett and Coby were just so much fun. I had a blast capturing their love in this engagement session.
Facts About Me:
~I am an Aquarius
~I was raised on a farm in a very small town
~I thought I would grow up to be a veterinarian
~My hubby & I have been together 22 years
~His nickname for me is sexy hotty pants
~I have two amazing sons
~I love sushi lunches
~I'm a bit of a workaholic (according to my kids. But I am working on balance)
~I get invested in my clients as though they are friends
~I am an empath, which is why the above fact happens
~I enjoy helping my clients prepare their timelines and details for their day
~I am an extraverted introvert. Basically I love people, but I also like some quiet time
~I am a Christian who believes more Christians should love like Jesus actually did
~I despise gossiping, I prefer intellectual conversations instead
~I love the written word and have a huge book collection
~I am a Dr. Who Fan
~Basically I am a mega nerd, Star Wars, Lord Of The Rings, Harry Potter, bring it on!!!
~ E.E. Cummings is my favorite poet....the man's work is just intimate and sexy, what's not to love
~I am a cat & dog person and my animals stage 5 stalker me every where I go when I am home.
~ I am an amazing cook. No shame in my game
~I am the American momma to 6 amazing foreign exchange students who became like my own children as they each spent a school year living with us.
Photo albums lined the lower shelves of her bookcase in the living-room. Bathed in window light and covered in flowers, the spines of these books always called to me and I would sit for hours loosing myself in photographs of a time I would never live. I spent hours living in these different places in my mind and meeting amazing people captured in simple black & white photos of generations gone by. She had pins in her shoulders, was less than 5 ft tall, and always whistled a gospel tune as she worked. As we got older, she would cut the tops of our heads off with her old Kodak 110 camera because she could not lift her arms higher than her nose. But ever photograph she took was a treasure. She was my Memaw, and she is the reason I cherish my job today. The reason I love what I do. She started a passion in a small child, and it grew into something absolutely amazing.
Based out of Lake Charles, Louisiana, I serve all of Louisiana, Texas, Mississippi, Arkansas, Florida and destinations abroad. I have been photographing weddings for over 14 years now. I can’t wait to get to know you better!!!