Cape Hatteras Lighthouse · Engagement · Love · Mermaid Adventures · mermaids · OBX Events · Sunset

Cape Hatteras National Seashore Magical Mermaid Engagement

On May 17, I had my annual photo session with Nova Sirène the Virginia Mermaid. This year was extra special as she is engaged and brought her fiancé William and their dog Koda to join in for a few images. They traveled all the way from Georgia to spend an evening at the Old Lighthouse… Continue reading Cape Hatteras National Seashore Magical Mermaid Engagement

Cape Hatteras Lighthouse · Family Portraits · Lifestyle

Cape Hatteras National Seashore Family Portraits, Cape Hatteras Lighthouse

May 24, 2017 I had a great evening with the Houck family from California, at the Old Lighthouse Beach. We met a little earlier due to the storms that were rolling in that evening, the sky was full of clouds providing us with a magical backdrop. Mackenzie and her baby brother Luke were so fun… Continue reading Cape Hatteras National Seashore Family Portraits, Cape Hatteras Lighthouse

Cape Hatteras Lighthouse · Family Portraits · Lifestyle

Cape Hatteras National Seashore, Winter Sunset Family Portraits

December 28, 2016 I met the HeitKamp family at the Old Lighthouse Beach in Buxton, North Carolina. They traveled from New Jersey and Florida to meet one another for their Holiday vacation to Hatteras Island. We lucked out with perfect island winter weather. Temperatures were in the mid to upper sixties the evening of our… Continue reading Cape Hatteras National Seashore, Winter Sunset Family Portraits

Cape Hatteras Lighthouse · Surf Photography

Brotherhood of the First Jetty. Sunrise Session with Benny and the Jets on Cape Hatteras National Seashore.

On October 18th, ten days after Hurricane Matthew hit Hatteras Island.  I drove to the Old Lighthouse Beach to a parking lot full of local surfers at sunrise. I was following the Nichole swell on surfline.com for a few days prior. I was happy to see Nichole made it to the island. Surf photography is… Continue reading Brotherhood of the First Jetty. Sunrise Session with Benny and the Jets on Cape Hatteras National Seashore.

Cape Hatteras Lighthouse · growing up island · Hatteras Island Weather and Storms · My Life

Hurricane Matthew Hammers Hatteras Island.

October 8, 2016 Hurricane Matthew arrived to Cape Hatteras National Seashore. Although October eighth was not bad with flooding and high winds. Early morning October ninth the winds started blowing 80-100 mph on the Outer Banks. My daughter and I were awoken by our home shaking and the wind howling at the windows. The wind… Continue reading Hurricane Matthew Hammers Hatteras Island.

Cape Hatteras Lighthouse · Wedding

Hatteras Island Catholic Wedding Ceremony at Our Lady of the Seas.

June 25th, 2016 I met Wendy and John at their Nags Head, OBX, North Carolina vacation home. Wendy and John began getting ready at their beach home with their bridal party. We then commuted south to Buxton for their beautiful sound side Catholic Wedding ceremony at Our Lady of the Seas’s Catholic Church.  The catholic… Continue reading Hatteras Island Catholic Wedding Ceremony at Our Lady of the Seas.

Cape Hatteras Lighthouse · Family Portraits · Lifestyle · Sunset

Cape Hatteras Lighthouse, Hatteras Island Family Vacation Portraits 2016

June 15th, 2016 I met the Rice family at the Old Lighthouse Beach in Buxton. We started our session in the parking lot with the Lighthouse in the distance. Then we moved to the beach path near by. While we were walking up the path a family of deer decided to hop through the path.… Continue reading Cape Hatteras Lighthouse, Hatteras Island Family Vacation Portraits 2016