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Hurricane Jose at High Tide, Hatteras Island, North Carolina

Hurricane Jose at high tide on Hatteras Island today September 19, 2017. Route 12 is closed due to the dune breach at Mirlo Beach in Rodanthe. The Avon Fishing Pier staying strong in the beat down of Jose. Stay safe everyone.

Cape Hatteras Lighthouse · Family Portraits · Lifestyle · Sunset

Sunset Family Portraits, Cape Hatteras Lighthouse, Buxton, Hatteras Island, North Carolina

August 16, 2017 I met the Matheson family from North Carolina at the Old Lighthouse Beach in Buxton. The weather was perfect for our family sunset session. The colors of the sky were a perfect match for their color combination. Scroll down for a few frames of my beautiful evening with the Matheson’s.    … Continue reading Sunset Family Portraits, Cape Hatteras Lighthouse, Buxton, Hatteras Island, North Carolina

Epic Events · Fishing Hatteras Island · Shelly Island · Surf Photography

Shelly Island, Hurricane Jose Swell, Surfing, Cape Point, Cape Hatteras National Seashore

Today September 16, 2017 I celebrated my birthday a day late on Shelly Island off Cape Point. Hurricane Jose brought some swell. Surfers were paddling hard and taking a beating, just for a chance to catch a 200 yard ride down what looked like a point break. A small cove area formed between Cape Point… Continue reading Shelly Island, Hurricane Jose Swell, Surfing, Cape Point, Cape Hatteras National Seashore

Cape Hatteras Lighthouse · Sunset · Wedding

Lighthouse Sunset Wedding, Buxton, Hatteras Island, North Carolina

August 15, 2017 I photographed Erin and Dieter’s intimate wedding ceremony at the Cape Hatteras Lighthouse. Bonnie Williams of Hatteras Wedding Ministries married the couple under the magical island sky. Erin and Dieter are a picturesque example of a Match.com success story.  They initially met online–a new and weird experience for both of them–so after… Continue reading Lighthouse Sunset Wedding, Buxton, Hatteras Island, North Carolina

Family Portraits · Lifestyle · Sunset · Vow Renewal

Hatteras Island Wedding Vow Renewal Ceremony

August 14, 2017 I met the Folio family from Pennsylvania at the beach in Avon. Glenn surprised his wife Brenda with a vow renewal ceremony on the beach for their 35th wedding anniversary and one last family portrait prior to the upcoming birth of their first grandchild.  Everyone arrived early and waited for their son… Continue reading Hatteras Island Wedding Vow Renewal Ceremony

Family Portraits · Lifestyle · sunrise

Sunrise Family Portraits, Avon, Hatteras Island, North Carolina

On August 13, 2017 I met the West family from Maryland at their ocean front home in Avon at sunrise. Our session was rescheduled earlier in the week due to the weather. We lucked out the rain stopped just before our sunrise session. Please scroll down for a few frames of my fun morning with… Continue reading Sunrise Family Portraits, Avon, Hatteras Island, North Carolina