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Rafter T Fun Shows are the perfect fun day for the entire family! They have all kinds of levels and we always have a blast every time we get to go! The kids love all the competition and everyone is so helpful! If you are looking for a good fun show and you are local […]

Equine

Rafter T Fun Show | Hiddenite, NC

palomino horse barrel racing

The Round Robin at Rafter T was a lot of fun.  The amount of talent that these cowboys and cowgirls have is crazy! It’s always a lot of fun to watch! Here are a fun few previews from the Round Robin!

Farm Session

Rafter T Round Robin | Taylorsville NC

Team ropers mid catch

The second part of Bailey’s senior session was her Cap & Gown. I love senior sessions, but I’m always sad when it’s their last part. Because I know it’s our last session together. But luckily, I’ve gotten to see Bailey several times because she has started photography, and she’s gotten to come and hang out a […]

Farm Session

Bailey | Cap & Gown | Taylorsville NC

Bailey in cap and blue dress

Laura & Tyler are some of the most fun and laid back people you will ever meet.  Their wedding was all western and I was so excited about.  They got married at the gorgeous, Grove Lake Farm in Union Grove, NC.  When you first pull in all you see is this gorgeous lake and the driveway […]

Couples

Laura & Tyler Wedding | Grove Lake Farms | Union Grove NC

bride and groom close up

 It was so much fun having the rodeo back in Taylorsville at H&H Arena.  There was so much going on and it was a blast to have the town out to such a fun event! Here are a few previews from the 2023 Rodeo!

Western Lifestyle

H&H Rodeo 2023 | Taylorsville NC

bull riding with grey bull

Every time I photograph the Galliher Family on their farm it is an absolute blast! The girls will keep you rolling and Jenna and Shane are just as much fun! It’s been a lot of fun growing our families together!  It’s just crazy how fast everything changes and how fast our kids grow up! Here […]

Farm Session

Galliher Family | Farm Session | Taylorsville NC

Galliher family

I was so excited when Wendy was telling me her ideas for her photoshoot. She wanted to light some newspapers on fire, do a shoot with a big dress and do some pictures with the water trough on the hill at sunset.   We were able to make all of that happen in an hour! Wendy […]

Western Lifestyle

Wendy | Western Lifestyle | Taylorsville NC

Wendy riding Gus in black dress

Working with the Haberski family is always a lot of fun! Sally has some of the most gorgeous horses! The entire family came together for the afternoon to do some fun family pictures on the farm with the horses and it was an absolute blast! Here are a few previews from their family farm session!

Farm Session

Farm Family Pictures | Charlotte NC

Entire family with 2 horses

Halle is a hoot if you have ever met her.  You will never be bored when she is around.  She brings the party with her! Halle had a promotion with Pro Hats, so we got together and had a fun photoshoot.  Good old Gus was always the best horse to use for modeling.  Then at […]

Western Lifestyle

Halle | Western Lifestyle Session | Taylorsville NC

Halle holding pink hat standing with Gus

When I found out my dear friend, Kirstan was pregnant I was so excited for her! She is one of the sweetest people you will ever meet. Kirstan wanted to grab a few pictures while being pregnant even though she was only about halfway through her pregnancy.  She just wanted to remember the different parts […]

Western Lifestyle

Kirstan | Western Maternity | Taylorsville NC

Kirstan holding bump tossing dress

Some of the hardest and most special photoshoots are the ones of old horses. DeAnne has had Buddy for many years.  They covered a lot of miles together and in his spry old age he was still a feisty old guy.  But time wears on them like it does us and his body was just getting older. DeAnne […]

Equine

Buddy | Old Horses | Taylorsville NC

DeAnne kissing Buddy on his head

Anytime Ashley at The Emerald Hill asks if I want to do a styled photoshoot I’m always down.  It is a gorgeous venue in Alexander County between Taylorsville and Statesville. This time during the photoshoot we had so many amazing models! We geared it towards a little western.  We had so many amazing vendors from the dresses […]

Couples

Emerald Hill Styled Shoot | Hiddenite NC

Payton with veil blowing in the wind

I was so excited when Alex told me she was pregnant! She wanted to do the pictures at Codi’s family farm where he was raised with the mountains in the background. It was absolutely gorgeous with the sunset and Alex picked out one of the parachute dresses to use and it was perfect with her skin […]

Western Lifestyle

Alex & Codi | Maternity Session | Morganton NC

Alex standing with dress flowing looking away

Bailey is such a sweet girl and I was excited to get to do her senior pictures on their family farm! They have a gorgeous farm nestled in the foothills and the sunsets are gorgeous.  She is also finishing an old truck with her dad and we got to use it for a few pictures […]

Western Lifestyle

Bailey | Western Senior Session | Lenoir NC

Bailey and her old restored truck

Kayla invited me to come and do a photoshoot at Fleurish Greenhouse which is a gorgeous venue located in Hiddenite NC. It’s a beautiful greenhouse nestled in the foothills.  It’s got gorgeous greenery and it’s the perfect location for a fun photoshoot. Bella was a gorgeous model! We brought tons of dresses and threw her in all kinds of […]

Western Lifestyle

Bella | Fleurish Greenhouse | Taylorsville NC

Bella in deep red dress standing

The cowgirl social was so much. We had cowgirls of all ages come out to the farm to hang out and take pictures and pick out all kinds of outfits.  Each cowgirl got to do two different outfits and all of them were stunning in front of the camera! Here are a few previews from […]

Farm Session

35+ Cowgirl Social | Taylorsville NC

group photo of the 35 and older cowgirls

Morgan and Tanner are two of the sweetest humans you will ever meet, and super smart! I don’t think there was not a time that we weren’t laughing or crying or something because they are hilarious. Chickadee Hill Farms is a gorgeous wedding venue located in Statesville, NC.  You talk about gorgeous sunsets, this place has […]

Couples

Morgan & Tanner | Engagement Session | Chickadee Hill Farms – Statesville NC

Morgan and Tanner facing each other laughing

I wanted to showcase several of the plus size pieces in the client closet and I have a ton of them so Kody was the perfect model! She has a gorgeous mare and she is so sweet.  Kody was so much fun and she was so gorgeous in front of the camera and I loved […]

Equine

Kody | Equine Session | Hamptonville NC

Kody in a white dress in a field at sunset

I wanted to showcase several of the plus size pieces in the client closet and I have a ton of them so Kody was the perfect model! She has a gorgeous mare and she is so sweet.  Kody was so much fun and she was so gorgeous in front of the camera and I loved […]

Equine

Kody | Equine Session | Hamptonville NC

Kody in a white dress in a field at sunset

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