What a cute family and a perfect day for a 1 year cake smash portrait session out at Campbell’s Covered Bridge in Landrum, SC.  The light might have been perfect, but Jeremy wasn’t ready to have his picture made just yet :).  He was a little fussy but we managed to get some really cute shots out of him and his big brother too! Click here to see the entire gallery!  

baseball enagement session

It’s not every day that I get to shoot portraits for my friends and I love it every time.  And in not too long, I will be shooting their wedding too and she will be an official #sjbride and a member of our Southern Jewel family too :).  I’m so excited I can barely stand it!  And you know any time Charlie sees a baseball theme in a portrait session, that he’s gonna be sharing these portraits everywhere he can! … Read more »

Sunset Engagement Session

I always love shooting our future bride’s engagement sessions especially at my little hidden spots in Simpsonville, SC.  I get to know the couples so well and get to learn all about them.  This evening engagement session couldn’t have been any better and the light was amazing!  This time of year right before sunset the light is absolutely stunning and it is my favorite time to shoot portraits! Patrick and Cathi were so cute getting all snuggley and cuddly for… Read more »

Baby Announcement Portrait Session

It’s not every day that some of my closest friends get pregnant…and then contact me to shoot their announcement….and incorporate ballooning!!!!!!!!!!!!!!  I couldn’t RUN to this portrait session fast enough!  It was a great day for this session and the sun was shining so they setup the balloon basket and announced the newest ballooning Palmetto Paws crew member coming soon! So happy to be a part of this awesome baby announcement!  I know I will be shooting some maternity and… Read more »