Whenever I get to travel back home to Jacksonville, I try to shoot as many sessions as I can. During this particular trip, I shot 4 senior sessions in 3 days… Maybe it was a little bit of overkill, but I couldn’t imagine saying no to any of the awesome girls that wanted to book me for a session.

I was especially excited to shoot Abbey’s session because she is that kind of beautiful that doesn’t even realize how beautiful she is. Also, I just love her. I grew up with her older brothers as some of my best, crazy friends and literally can’t remember a time in my life that I didn’t know Abbey. She has such a kind heart that seeks to glorify Jesus, and I love her sense of humor and sarcasm. Here are some of my favorites from her session… Can I shoot in Florida everyday, please? 

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I’ve known Alexa for almost as long as I can remember. She and my youngest brother are the same age and have always been in the same groups at church… You can imagine how old I felt when she asked me to take her senior pictures when I was visiting Jacksonville. Grandma Kelsey, over here.

Alexa is such a godly young woman who is full of life and just oozing with creativity. Let me tell you… This girl is an artist and is going to go places in life! And maybe the best part, she’s going to be a part of Nole Nation next fall! >>>—-;;—-> GO FSU! Okay, I’m done now. :)

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Since the day they asked me to be their wedding photographer, I have been counting down the days to Taylor and Riley’s June 2015 wedding. Just when I thought I couldn’t get anymore excited, I shot their engagement session, and now I just wish I could push fast forward to the summer.

Something about high school sweethearts just gets me. Maybe because I not-so-secretly wish that Aaron and I were high school sweethearts with a super long history and awkward prom pictures to go with it? Taylor and Riley have all of that, and it is just plain adorable. They are such a sweet, hilarious, godly couple, and I’m so glad that I was able to meet them through our church 3 years ago. Enjoy my favorites from their engagement session!

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When you’re a photographer and this is approximately the 4th picture that you take during a session, you get excited. Riley, you are a stunner!!!

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