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African American couple embracing and about to kiss in front of grafitti wall

Five Year Wedding Anniversary Photos in Piedmont Park – Korresha + Frank

By Kelley / March 29, 2022 /

Korresha + Frank celebrate their 5 year anniversary dressed up gala style in Piedmont Park in downtown Atlanta and in street clothes by the Jackson Street Bridge.

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Goodbye, Martin

By Kelley / November 27, 2021 /

Family matters Since 7th grade, you’ve called me yours. You adopted me as your own and told everyone I was your daughter. When I’d talk about you to others, I’d say you were one of my two dads. You were my bonus dad and one of my biggest supporters. You were my family. And family…

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Husband and wife standing smiling in front of City Springs building with blue sky and clouds

Five Year Wedding Anniversary Photos – Abbye + Art

By Kelley / July 22, 2021 /

I love when couples from my past reach out and ask for updated photographs. Then I sit in shock as they remind me it’s been five years since I made their engagement images and they want to make anniversary photos. How does that even happen? It doesn’t seem like five years. Working with past clients…

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Engaged Chinese-American woman in a blue dress nuzzling noses with her Vietnamese-American fiance at Piedmont Park with Atlanta skyline behind them

Engagement Photography Session | Georgia Tech + Piedmont Park

By Kelley / June 12, 2021 /

Abigail + Son’s engagement session on Georgia Tech campus and Piedmont Park

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Gorgeous bride + groom kissing in front of Royal Crest Room red phone booth at their destination wedding

Royal Crest Room Wedding – Atlanta Destination Wedding Photographer – Ana + Emanuel

By Kelley / September 10, 2019 /

Just outside of Orlando in St. Cloud, Florida is a gorgeous country club called the Royal Crest Room. And it was the perfect location for the start of Ana + Emanuel’s marriage. Surrounded by their parents, grandmas, extended family, and closest friends. How special that Emanuel’s Dad married Ana + Emanuel. In English, Portuguese, and…

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Gen X bride and groom laughing and hugging

Michele + Tom – Married at Embry Riddle Chapel in Prescott Valley, AZ

By Kelley / August 26, 2019 /

My wedding couples are all so different. And perhaps that is because I photograph people who value other people. So they don’t fit into a box of qualifications, Rothy’s shoes, and snapchat filters to make them look alike. But when I tell you this one was different than all the others, it was because I’ve…

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Grandma's hand is straightening out newborn's LEGACY onesie while being held by Dad in LEGEND t-shirt

Benjamin’s Legacy Lifestyle Newborn Photography Session

By Kelley / August 19, 2019 /

I’ve been thinking a lot lately about our purpose. Why are we here? What is the ultimate goal? I’m a parent. Raising two teenagers. Whom I want to grow up to be kind and decent human beings. Who make a difference (for the good) in their communities. Who love others. And who know they are…

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Engaged couple wearing sunglasses and hugging inside Atlanta Botanical Garden

Tori + John’s Engagement Session in Midtown Atlanta

By Kelley / August 5, 2019 /

There’s an old saying that opposites attract. You know it, right? A bit overused, but it hangs around because there is truth in it. These two aren’t exactly opposites. They’re careful with their words. They’re intentional in their actions. How they spend their personal time. How they help others. Yet there is this balance. A…

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Seyden family in front of Canton courthouse

Downtown Canton with the Seyden family

By Kelley / July 29, 2019 /

I think that network television and netflix series with families have created a common perception that sarcasm and bickering live within most homes. So every time I’m with a family that is loving, kind, and truly enjoys being with each other…it feels rather remarkable. Spending an evening with the Seyden family was exceptional. While their…

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