Category Archives: Why I Do What I Do

Sharing My Family’s Holiday Photo Story

Each year I put myself in my clients’ shoes for a mini family session, so I’m completely aware of theView full post »

Sharing a Birth Story

Disclaimer: I am NOT a birth photographer. I am a storyteller and this special home birth was a story I wanted toView full post »

Sharing my Studio Loft Space

The floor creaks as individual boards yield their shape to the weight of my body. Sounds of the city immediately floodView full post »

Sharing My Son’s Story

My oldest son, Allen, entered the United States Coast Guard on Tuesday, June 19, 2013 in Houston, Texas. He was swornView full post »

Sharing My Own Story

Circus Vorholt: This is our self-proclaimed nickname for our family. We feel like a circus as we juggle the joys andView full post »

Sharing a young perspective on Jesh de Rox’s Beloved

In a room full of photographers at all business levels sits one teenager who has no interest in capturing images, butView full post »

Sharing Emma’s Story

This young woman has a special role in my life. She’s my oldest daughter, Emma. For her 15th birthday session, IView full post »

Sharing the Stell Family’s Story

When you enter a child’s home, they will share their world with you.  These are words I tell parents when theyView full post »

Embracing Your Beauty

The idea was simple: before & after images. Simple background, relaxed atmosphere and a very talented make upView full post »

Sharing De & Charlene’s Story

The phone message said: My husband and I are celebrating our 20th wedding anniversary next month and we’d like toView full post »

Sharing Jamey & Tammy’s Love Story

He grumbled as I approached, “Let’s get this picture thing over with.” I took his challenge andView full post »

Sharing Client Insight

I GIVE YOU THE IMAGES TO SHARE YOUR STORY But why do I do this? And what kind of images am I giving? We are essentiallyView full post »

Why I Do What I Do

A voice message this morning from my client has left me speechless. Not an easy task – just ask my husband orView full post »

the ending that continues to bring new beginnings

One of the most rewarding facets of my photography sessions, second only to spending time with my clients, is seeingView full post »

The inner & outer chaos for a photographer

Full disclosure: I have 5 children, 2 of which are special needs, so the situation is not the norm, but, ultimately,View full post »

Protected: Sharing the M Family’s Story

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Carey Anne Model Team 2012 & why I do what I do

The request for models went out around 11:00 PM and within an hour I had a team of 9 young adults. This grew to a totalView full post »

who is Carey Anne?

I am a wife, happily married for 17 years. I am a mom to five children. Yes, five. Two share my genes and all fiveView full post »

Sharing the Harrison Family’s Story

When I have the privilege of photographing someone whom I hold in high esteem, I admit there’s a nervous feelingView full post »