Announcing…The Picture Show!

I am so excited to announce that my sister (Andrea Riley Photography) and I have decided to combine forces and will be working together to provide photography and videography for our new business, The Picture Show. With a combined 10 years of professional photography experience behind us and after portfolio building with video for the […]

Best Friends Photography Session

Earlier this summer I had the pleasure of photographing a “Best Friends” session for my daughter and several of her closest friends. We spent the day learning how to apply natural looking make-up (thanks to Maleah, a local beauty consultant), fixing everyone’s hair in the style of their choice, choosing beautiful outfits (mixing and matching […]

how to make a “zipper face” halloween costume

Last year my oldest son, Will, decided that he wanted to have a more grown-up “scary” costume but he didn’t really care for anything we saw in the stores we visited. We finally stumbled across one pretty gory photo on reddit and he LOVED the idea.  Unfortunately we couldn’t find any instructions on how to […]

my silly boys

Love these silly, crazy boys of mine!

by the book

It seems like any time I need to find Weslea, I can go into her room and find her cuddled up with the newest book she is reading.  She uses her birthday money to buy books, she gives me big-puppy-dog-eyes in stores so that I’ll buy her the newest book she’s been eyeing up, she […]

family fun at the market

I was so happy to see the finished images when I completed editing this family session. This cute little family enjoys attending a local Farmer’s Market every Saturday so we used that as our backdrop for an amazing session!