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Oregon Inlet Replacement Bridge, Outer Banks Photographer

February 9, 2019 the North Carolina Department of Transportation, Dare County and Cape Hatteras National Seashore celebrated the opening of the Bonner Bridge Replacement. This bridge is the only access by structure to Hatteras Island for healthcare, ambulance service and delivery of food, gasoline and goods. A lifeline for the residents of Hatteras Island and… Continue reading Oregon Inlet Replacement Bridge, Outer Banks Photographer

Family Portraits · Lifestyle · North Carolina · Ocracoke Island · Outer Banks · Outer Banks Family Fun · Sunset

Ocracoke Island Family Vacation, Outer Banks Photographer

August 5, 2018 I met the Gosnell family from New York on Ocracoke Island just before sunset. Sweet siblings Henry and Hailey were a joy to document under the island sky. It was Henry’s first time at the beach he really liked the ocean. The sunset was magnificent behind the dunes. As I was leaving… Continue reading Ocracoke Island Family Vacation, Outer Banks Photographer

Documentary Photography · North Carolina · Ocracoke Island · Outer Banks News · Sunset

Ocracoke Island Sunset, Outer Banks Photographer

August 5, 2018 I was on Ocracoke Island for a family session. As I was leaving my session the sky was lit up like a wildfire. When you visit Hatteras Island, take a free ferry ride to Ocracoke Island for an evening, the sunsets are pretty amazing there too!  

Lifestyle · Love · Maternity · Ocracoke Island · Sunset

Maternity Portraits, Ocracoke Island, North Carolina, Outer Banks Photographer

The season has begun warmer weather and longer days are here. March 29, 2018 I traveled to Ocracoke Island to capture gorgeous Kylie and her beautiful growing family under the moon at sunset. Brandon and Kylie have been together for almost seven years, they started dating her senior year of high school. They now have… Continue reading Maternity Portraits, Ocracoke Island, North Carolina, Outer Banks Photographer

Documentary Photography · Epic Events · Ocracoke Island · Sunset

Blackbeard Pirate Jamboree on Ocracoke Island

October 28, 2017 I attended one day of the Blackbeard Pirate Jamboree on Ocracoke Island for the first time with my daughter. It was a beautiful day full of canons roaring as members of Blackbeard’s pirate crew invaded Ocracoke Island. We missed the reenactment of the Battle of Ocracoke this year, unfortunately. Next year is… Continue reading Blackbeard Pirate Jamboree on Ocracoke Island

Epic Events · Family Portraits · Lifestyle · Ocracoke Island · Sunset

Ocracoke Island Lighthouse Family Portrait Inspired Tattoo

I photographed The McInvale family on Ocracoke Island a few years ago. Katie sent me these images of her husbands tattoo of a photo I took of their children at the Ocracoke Lighthouse combined with Bob Bitner’s design at Catalyst Arts Collective in Kansas City. He changed the backdrop in my image to the sunset… Continue reading Ocracoke Island Lighthouse Family Portrait Inspired Tattoo

Island Nights · music · OBX Events · Ocracoke Island

Ocracoke Island, Sawbones Surf Shack, The Lonely Teardrops Band, Neon Light, Dance Party

Friday June 17th, I island hopped to Ocracoke Island to the sound side,  A-frame Sawbones Surf Shack.  The uniquely designed 3 Bedroom , 1 bath A-Frame cottage is tucked back in the village of Ocracoke, overlooking Pamlico Sound. Owner, carpenter and artist, Billy Moseley remodeled the interior of the home to an amazing artistic surf… Continue reading Ocracoke Island, Sawbones Surf Shack, The Lonely Teardrops Band, Neon Light, Dance Party