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Senior Portraits

Danielle – Nankin Mills & Newburgh Lake Public Boat Launch

Danielle is a talented young woman with a passion for academics and fashion. She wanted some dramatic portraits near the water and also something with a lot of colors. The two spots I picked out for her were Nankin Mills and the Newburgh Lake Public Boat Launch. These two spots are on Hines Drive near

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Senior Portraits

Caitlin – Detroit – Belle Isle & Downtown

I meth Caitlin through her parents, whom I’d shot a wedding for in 2018. This family is incredible and everyone is full of so much love and joy. Caitlin is a musician and scholar, a young woman of many talents. She had her heart set on Detroit and asked me to pick out some locations.

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Senior Portraits

Jordan – Belleville Lake

Part 1 working with Jordan involved his football gear on the field of Wayne Memorial High School in November of 2018. There was still snow on the ground at this point! Never wanting to turn away from an opportunity, despite there being little sunshine, we went for it. Jordan is a really funny dude, but

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Portraits

Kylo Ren – Costume Design

The following images were shot behind some trails in January of 2019, in the midst of snowfall. The snowfall effect was key in getting natural atmosphere using off-camera flash. The way the snow showed up using directional lighting made all the difference. Using colored gels, my friend Jay (the one in the Kylo Ren costime)

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Senior Portraits

Joanna – Dearborn Country Club

I was contacted by Joanna for senior pictures recently and here is how they turned out. We chose to take these portraits at the Dearborn Golf Club, which added a lot of scenic backgrounds like ivy, flowers, and brick to the equation. Special thanks for her father who helped me with some off-camera lighting and

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Wedding & Engagement

Kayla & Justin Wedding

Kayle & Justin’s First Wedding The following images are from the couple’s first and real wedding ceremony. They decided to have a smaller intimate wedding with close friends and family before their more elaborate wedding with friends and relatives. The Second Wedding After the success of their first wedding, I was invited back to shoot

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Wedding & Engagement

Kayla & Justin Engagement

How we met I first met Kayla and Justin through my friend Derrick. He mentioned to the couple my photography and they decided to give me a call. The timing couldn’t have been better either —I was finding myself urging to get back shooting again, this time for my own business. Selected Engagement Images This

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Wedding & Engagement

Katie & Derrick Engagement

One of my best friends Derrick met the love of his life, Katie, and I’m so happy for them. These two are an incredible couple who will be with each other forever… They have outstanding values. I know, I’ve known Derrick for more than 10 years now and he’s by far one of the most

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Wedding & Engagement

Heather & Tony Wedding

On March 24th, 2018 Jen and I photographed our friends Heather and Tony’s wedding. Heather and Tony make a great pair and it’s so refreshing to see them have unconditional love for each other. It’s especially great that their wedding happened at the beginning of spring symbolizing new beginnings. leaving the past behind and looking

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Senior Portraits

Ivory (Joshua) – Detroit Riverwalk

Joshua is one of the nicest guys I’ve ever worked with. He has an interest in veterinarian care an avid reader. His mother and Joshua agreed that photographing a portrait session in downtown Detroit would be the best place to get the kind of shots he was looking for. We were all looking forward to

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