Where are you located/based out of? Fredericksburg & Richmond Virginia Where did your inspiration for photography begin?: With the butterflies and ladybugs in my backyard in Florida How would you describe your photography style? Beauty Photography Did you study photography in school or are you self taught? Entirely Self Taught What is a good lesson you have learned this year in photography or your business?: Be innovative and persistent. Think of different more abstract ways to accomplish my goals. Its ok to take a longer route if it gives me access to more information and gives my work a new edgeRead More →

Where are you located/based out of?: Dallas, Texas Where did your inspiration for photography begin?: After graduating from college and moving to Dallas, I wanted to start capturing the life I was experiencing. I’ve gotten to travel places that I knew my mom and grandmother would possible never visit. I wanted them to have a piece of my experience when looking at my images. I knew I had to learn more about my camera if I was going to do that. Eventually, I realized I also enjoyed telling other people’s stories through my photography. How would you describe your photography style?: I recently came up with 3 wordsRead More →

Cetera Odom-Melonson Where are you located/based out of?: Beaumont, TX Where did your inspiration for photography begin?: I honestly would have to say my mom was my inspiration for photography. Growing up I would always have 3 – 4 film kodak single use cameras in my possession at any given time. My mom would take me to Wal-Greens to get the film developed several times a week and sometimes twice a day to drop off my film and before leaving the store she would buy me another pack of cameras. How would you describe your photography style?: I would describe my photography style as of right now rich,Read More →

Where are you located/based out of?: California Where did your inspiration for photography begin?: I initially started shooting sports photography because my son plays high level football. I knew then I was hooked. I quickly went from shooting families to second shooting a wedding, and once I was done I knew I wanted to be a wedding photographer. How would you describe your photography style?: I would describe my style as light & airy rich in color. I take on a very romantic vibe to my work but I also encourage my clients to relax and have some fun. Did you study photography in schoolRead More →

Where are you located/based out of?: Charlotte, North Carolina Where did your inspiration for photography begin?: I’ve always loved photography but never really thought of it as a career. I always treated it as a hobby until I attended a wedding and found myself watching the photographer more than the actual wedding. I just fell in love with it. How would you describe your photography style?: Not sure I have an actual style but I like for my photos to tell a story. I want to be able to see and feel the emotion. That’s my goal every session and to of course have fun.Read More →

Where are you located/based out of?: Phoenix, AZ Where did your inspiration for photography begin?: My inspiration for photography began in childhood. I loved looking through family photo albums, and seeing my relatives in their younger years. How would you describe your photography style?: My photography style is “get it right in camera”. I work very hard on my settings so that my client will see him/herself as they really are. I work to flatter my clients so that they are pleased with the images we’ve created. Did you study photography in school or are you self taught?: I’m self-taught, but I did take aRead More →

Where are you located/based out of? : Las Cruces, New Mexico Where did your inspiration for photography begin?: I’ve just always been the person with a camera. I think I asked my parents for my first camera in elementary school. I just loved that I could freeze memories in time. I was a military kid, so it was important to me to always take photos of my friends, because I knew eventually that would be all I had to remember them by (due to relocating). When digital photography became a thing, I really got into it. Taking photos with no restrictions on film and processing wasRead More →

Where are you located/based out of? : Atlanta, GA  Where did your inspiration for photography begin?: My inspiration for photography started 7 years ago when I lost my mother and as I was making her funeral arrangements realized I didn’t have very many images of her at all and none were professional quality images. It made me sad that I would have to use a cellphone photo of my mother at her funeral. At that moment I wanted to help make sure that I used my talents to help other people get amazing photos of their family and friends.   How would you describe yourRead More →

Where are you located/based out of? : Orlando, Florida Where did your inspiration for photography begin? : I’ve been inspired by visual arts since I was little. How would you describe your photography style? : Bold. Natural. Timeless. Did you study photography in school or are you self taught?: Self-taught What is a good lesson you have learned this year in photography or your business?: Staying in my own lane and believing in myself. I never find validation in others, but people will always have an opinion. I’m glad that I am ground and have solid core relationships that hold a lot of value. When itRead More →