"I just love your photos, Emma" I said during her reveal last week. To which she replied, "Not as much as I love them!" As a photographer, hearing that come from a 10 year old girl is simply magical and I feeling that can't quite be described. Going through Emma's questionnaires that her loved ones filled out for this year's 'Who I am' project, there is no room for doubt where she has grown this amazing self-love of hers. Every word that I read either put a smile on my face or a tear...

Loving, generous, brave, humble, kind, compassionate. The list goes on and on for this tween when described by her family, friends, coaches, and teachers. Closely nearing the age of 12,  Olivia's kind spirit was apparent to me not only through these words, but through her graceful demeanor she demonstrated throughout her photo session for this project. Reading through the countless pages of kind words from her loved ones, I knew instantly that this sweet girl is not only a one-of-a-kind beauty, but a loving and generous soul who goes above and beyond in...

Brave. Loyal. Helpful. Hardworking. Loving. These are only a few words that were used to describe Mary by her loved ones. After reading through pages of these thoughtful and kind words about Mary, I was able to get a sense of who she is through this project that perfectly reflected the photos that I had the pleasure of taking. Being only 11 years old, Mary has clearly changed and touched the lives of many around her; making her print on the world and a positive reminder to try to be the best version...

It's a New year , and with that, comes many new things! In 2017, I will be adding in a NEW Senior Rep program to enhance the Two Blooms senior photography experience. This year I will be selecting up to TEN 2018 seniors to represent Two Blooms Photography, earn cool stuff, and get awesome discounts! Intrigued??? Read on! WHAT'S A SENIOR REP? A senior rep is an ambassador who will promote and instill excitement into the senior community while earning cool stuff and getting rewarded for each referral they send my way! Being a senior rep...

I remember middle school like it was yesterday. A mouth full of braces, a pathetic attempt at wearing eye shadow, and slowly not being able to fit into my childhood clothes anymore, I shyly roamed the halls of my school feeling less than confident if i didn't have the security of my friends huddled around me at all times. Not only did I feel an immense amount of insecurity during that stage of my life, I also don't have very many photos to look back on and reminisce at those awkward times....