Yearly Archives: 2009

Onslow Cotillion Christmas Ball – 2009

Every year I look forward to the Onslow Cotillion Christmas Ball. This was my seventh year as Cotillion photographerView full post »


I have known Blake since the day he was born. I have photographed him a few times, but not lately. Michelle, hisView full post »

jessica, bob and miller

Jessica has to be one of the busiest women I know. Not only does she own and operate one of the cutest shops in townView full post »

andrew, tessa, abbie and avery

Life got so overwhelmingly busy in early November, I decided to stop shooting for a couple of weeks. The break gaveView full post »

Accordion Mini Albums

Looking for a great Christmas gift for parents, grandparents, and friends? Consider an accordion mini album. TheView full post »

Kim + James + Collin + Katie

Kim had originally scheduled her portrait session in the park for Saturday afternoon. After the rain we had last weekView full post »


I had a great senior session with Brady last week. It was so much fun working with a guy for a change. I love myView full post »

tee, erin and lilly

Sunday found me, with my trusty assistant Karen, at Topsail for my last beach shoot of the season. I think it’sView full post »

bryan, stephanie, emily and ty

I spent a beautiful fall afternoon at the park with Stephanie, Bryan, and their adorable children. Like many brothersView full post »

Olivia with mom and dad

I first photographed Jessica and Jon about 5 or 6 years ago just before Jon was leaving on a deployment. At the timeView full post »

susan, courtney and morgan

Have I said lately how much I love my job? I get to sleep in every morning; I spend beautiful fall afternoons inView full post »

lexie & katie

I have been photographing Katie and Lexie since they were just little girls. Now they are all grown up – but IView full post »

Jacksonville Daily News Reader’s Choice Outstanding Service Awards

My husband was reading the newspaper a little while ago and said, ” Elise, look, you won 2nd in the Reader’View full post »

Trick or Treat Special

Just in time for Halloween – a special that’s sure to please.  Book any portrait session and pay theView full post »

alec and sam

I always love return clients – especially clients who come back every fall for Christmas card pictures. AlthoughView full post »

trey + liza

After several days of gray, dreary, cloudy weather, Saturday turned out to be a gorgeous fall day with crisp blueView full post »


Liza and Trey were married this afternoon in a beautiful fall wedding. As always, I couldn’t blog Liza’sView full post »

First the bad news . . . then the good news.

Today has been a terrible, horrible, no-good, very bad day.  That line comes from one of Megan’s favoriteView full post »