Mount Mitchell Adventure off the Blue Ridge Parkway near Asheville, North Carolina

We are excited to share photos from our recent adventure to Mount Mitchell!  This spectacular view is located off the Blue Ridge Parkway near Burnsville, North Carolina. Located 6,684 feet above sea level, the summit of Mount Mitchell is the highest mountain in the United States east of the Mississippi River. A short hike leads you to the … More Mount Mitchell Adventure off the Blue Ridge Parkway near Asheville, North Carolina

Simone and Burke are engaged – Asheville engagement photography

I am excited to share some favorites from Simone and Burke’s engagement session.  As I am working on a post about their wedding day, I cannot help but share these first.  This sweet couple just fits together.  It always brings me such joy to work with great people that make each other shine.  I met … More Simone and Burke are engaged – Asheville engagement photography

Craggy Pinnacle Adventure – Asheville Photography

Just before the fall colors arrived, we made our way up to the Craggy Pinnacle for a hike and photo adventure.  The trees and trails in Craggy are unlike anywhere else.  It has always been a favorite place to go play and explore for us.  The overlooks were especially wonderful as the skies were clear … More Craggy Pinnacle Adventure – Asheville Photography

Meteor Shower on the Blue Ridge Parkway in Asheville, North Carolina

Here are some of our favorite photos from the recent Perseid Meteor Shower taken at a pull off on the Blue Ridge Parkway in Asheville, North Carolina. Luckily, the weather worked in our favor providing a beautiful clear sky, making it possible to see the Milky Way Galaxy while stargazing with the naked eye. The … More Meteor Shower on the Blue Ridge Parkway in Asheville, North Carolina

Max Patch Adventure – Western North Carolina Nature Photography

Max Patch Mountain, located in the Pisgah National Forest near Hot Springs on the North Carolina/Tennessee border, is a wonderful place to visit. Only a short drive from Asheville, Max Patch offers a variety of outdoor activities that the whole family can enjoy. The scenery changes as you traverse the trails with a large variety of wildflowers … More Max Patch Adventure – Western North Carolina Nature Photography

Arizona Adventures in the Mogollon Rim – Travel photography March 2015 – going out west part 3

Arizona is full of awe-inspiring landscapes.  This area’s ground and mountains are a lovely warm reddish tint; the unique coloration comes from the hematite (iron oxide) staining the sandstone a dark red.  The geological makeup and the stratified layers of the Mogollon Rim add to the dramatic, ever changing desert mountain landscape.  The red stone accented … More Arizona Adventures in the Mogollon Rim – Travel photography March 2015 – going out west part 3

Brevard Nature Photography – A favorite place to play in the mountains

Everyone has their way to find their zen/center/destress – a deep breath, meditation, ommm….  I find this when I go into the mountains.  Usually places that cell reception is really spotty (if it exists at all) are ideal.  I love that my job and passion compels me to share these places by photographing them.  That usually … More Brevard Nature Photography – A favorite place to play in the mountains