Briana Stone - Senior Session 2015 - Greensboro, North Carolina

This was an absolutely amazing senior session...almost too good to be true! I have done headshots for Briana and her older sister before and was so happy to be doing her senior pictures this year! One thing about Briana is that she a marvelous dancer and I got to do some dancing shots of her as well, which was new to me and I had fun doing. My favorite outfit was Briana's mustard yellow dress and that to-die-for hat that just tied the whole outfit together! Briana, her mother and I were all just so amazed at how well that outfit worked with the location! I gawked over these images for such a long time and I'm so excited to be sharing them with you (: senior greensboro north carolina senior greensboro north carolina photographer Briana Stone_senior2016_blog_003 Briana Stone_senior2016_blog_004 Briana Stone_senior2016_blog_005 Briana Stone_senior2016_blog_006 Briana Stone_senior2016_blog_007 Briana Stone_senior2016_blog_008

Shannon's High Fashion Session - Fisher Park, Greensboro NC (color)


A few weeks ago I got the pleasure of photographing Shannon for a high fashion session and I am so happy withe results! I always love shooting at fisher park and it was the perfect summer day for it, Shannon just GLOWED under that sun and shined in every image! I love how the first half, with her white dress and her hair (which I did) had a totally different feel than the ones with her in the crop top and high waisted shorts. The pears were a nice touch that my assistant thought would add something unique to the shoot and I liked it a lot.  We went from soft and dreamy to a more commercial feel. Shannon did a wonderful job and I am sure loving all my session this summer.

What I love about this shoot is all the colors involved. I love embracing the greens in a photograph and manipulating them some in post to create a more dreamy, film like look. Also enhancing the colors to make the photograph look warmer and more summer like. I love the colors the pears added and how it made the model stand out. However, photographing in an all green setting can get tricky with color bounce--green bounces off the leaves and onto the skin and creates a terrible color cast in the photo--which can be fixed in post!

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Ashley Model Session // Greensboro NC - Midkiff Farm


Ashley is one of my favorite models to photograph! This was my third time shooting with her, I first photographed her for my spring portfolio for school where I had a 70s vogue theme going on (hopefully I'll get around to posting those photos too!) Anyways, I was dying to have another session with her so we headed out to one of my favorite places to shoot and went with it, with very little prep. It was rough start trying to figure out what style to go for but once we got into the swing of it we had a lot of fun shooting! Ashley is such a gorgeous girl and is a natural in front of the camera! I'm hoping next time we get to work together we will do something more commercial and edgy! 

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Tory's Fashion Shoot

OH MY GOODNESS! I love, love, love doing photo shoots like these! There's something about doing fashion work that makes my heart melt, I love working with beautiful models like Tory who are rocking some beautiful outfits. Despite the super windy and cold day Tory did such a spectular job during her session, luckily I had my good friend Nikki help out with lighting and other things like that. I worked with Tory before for a school assignment and couldn't help bu ask her to model for me again in a much more relaxed, fashion shoot. She is so gorgeous and I'm super excited to start doing shoots like this again!_MG_8815 _MG_8850 _MG_8959 _MG_9260 _MG_9271