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Kevin's New Portraits for New Adventures

May 09, 2018 - Kevin reached out to me via a friend's referral. Kevin was due for some new portraits to represent a new adventure in hi...
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Springdale Preparatory School Gala

May 07, 2018 - Great fun was had at the Springdale Preparatory School gala & fundraiser held at a private property near their school gr...
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Local Homestead Products OPENS New Greenhouse

May 05, 2018 - I love the owners over at Local Homestead Products (LHP) in New Windsor, Maryland. Victoria & Trevor are the definition...
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10 Tips to Looking Your Best Series: #9 - Communicate Your Goals

May 01, 2018 - Let's have a typical "new client lead" conversation... Potential Client: *ring* *ring* Kelly: "Hi, Kelly speaking..."...
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Meet Alicia B. - Soon To Be Published

April 07, 2018 - Alicia came to me with the need of a classy headshot with a super quick turn-around. This is a pretty common occurrence...
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Doug Heck's Wood-turnings & Toys

April 06, 2018 - My dad, Doug Heck, has been wood turning for a number of years, making gorgeous bowls, and treating the ladies in the fa...
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My Staycation Box Product Photos PHASE #2 with Owner, Michelle Sholund

April 04, 2018 - I welcomed Michelle Sholund back to the home studio for a product photo shoot with My Staycation Box. With four newly cu...
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10 Tips to Looking Your Best Series: #8 - Prepare Your Body & Mind

April 02, 2018 - Instead of doing dishes and laundry tonight, wouldn't it be nice to hear that your homework is a night of pampering? We...
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TASTE: Breakfast In Bed for Carroll Magazine

March 24, 2018 - Breakfast foods should be all-time-of-day foots. Michael and I knocked another TASTE out of the ballpark. From fruit sal...
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Meet FR Conversion's CEO Eliyah Rosenbloom | Taneytown, MD

March 23, 2018 - I had the great pleasure of meeting FR Conversion 's CEO, Eliyah Rosenbloom, for a photo session with Carroll County Eco...
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Meet Evapco's CEO William Bartley | Taneytown, MD

March 20, 2018 - I had the great pleasure of meeting Evapco Inc. 's CEO, William Bartley, for a photo session with Carroll County Economi...
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Meet Richard LaRocca, Principal at Delone Catholic High School

March 15, 2018 - Hanover Magazine sent me out to meet Richard LaRocca, principal at Delone Catholic High School in McSherrystown, PA.
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Nursing Families in Carroll County, Maryland

March 14, 2018 - It's an awesome thing when you can pass your professional trade on to your kids, and that's just what this story in Carr...
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Meet the Mercer Carpet One Team & Family

March 10, 2018 - The Mercer Family is fun and charismatic, and they bring that lively energy to Mercer Carpet One. Brooke Farrell, Owner,...
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Target Community & Educational Services Gala Event

March 05, 2018 - This has to be year number six or seven that I've had the pleasure of photographing the annual Spring Gala for Target Co...
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10 Tips to Looking Your Best Series: #7 - Camera-Ready Hair & Makeup Tips

March 05, 2018 - In addition to every-day tips, there are photo-specific makeup and hair tips that might change your regular morning rout...
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Meet Mike Bowersox of the Hanover PA Borough

February 22, 2018 - Hanover Magazine contracted me to photograph Mike Bowersox of the Hanover Pennsylvania Borough, for a Q&A Feature in Han...
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Clarity Audiology Team Portraits & Staged Photos in their New Office in Ellicott City!

February 16, 2018 - It's so exciting to move into a new and bigger space as you flourish - and that is what Clarity Audiology & Hearing Solu...
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Realtor Mark Davis throws a Client Appreciation Party

February 11, 2018 - Realtor Mark Davis is an awesome and outstanding realtor and person, and I was so excited to join him during his client...
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10 Tips to Looking Your Best Series: #6 - Flattering Positioning Between YOU and the Camera

February 01, 2018 - When you hear "selfie", what image do you envision? I see a goofy looking subject, holding a phone high, positioning...
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Ameerah Jones Professional Headshot Update

January 25, 2018 - When clients come back again is when my heart is fullest! Ameerah reached out, a year following her first portrait sessi...
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My Staycation Box Product Shot Photo Session with Owner, Michelle Sholund

January 23, 2018 - Earlier this week, I collaborated on a product photo shoot with My Staycation Box owner Michelle Sholund. She brings the...
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Meet Adam Stults... Motion Designer, Animator, and Videographer!

January 18, 2018 - Adam Stultz and I have been collaborating on a variety of creative projects, and I was elated to take his new headshots...
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RBC Wealth Management Strikes Eye-Catching Poses

January 17, 2018 - RBC Wealth Management in Westminster, Maryland invited me back to update their team photos, both to include their new te...
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More Recently... MORE Barn Quilts in Carroll County Maryland

January 05, 2018 - Over the past year or two, I've been blessed to continue to photograph the Carroll County Barn Quilt Trails for Carroll...
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10 Tips to Looking Your Best Series: #5 - Attire & Accessories

January 02, 2018 - Last month we talked all about selecting a flattering color pallet. In this article, we'll apply that color pallet to yo...
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10 Tips to Looking Your Best Series: #4 - Picking Your Perfect Color Pallet

December 01, 2017 - "What should I wear?" Photographers want their lovely subjects want to look their very best. Wondering what you to wear...
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Look out for that TASTE of SOUP - Carroll Magazine

November 25, 2017 - In the most recent December / January 2017 issue of Carroll Magazine, I once again had the pleasure of photography four...
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Carroll Community College - Fall Book Inspiration Photo Shoot

November 09, 2017 - Carroll Community College gives me so much creative liberty at their photo sessions. Their marketing team works directly...
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Kate & Brigid's Holiday Photo

November 04, 2017 - I love when I get to photograph families again. Kate & Brigid were the perfect models for our Christmas Tree Farm shoot...
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Emma + Scott's Engagement in Harpers Ferry WV

July 08, 2017 - These two, this place 💖... neither disappointed! We powered through the heat and humidity (and the gnats) and created s...
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Celebrating the 4th of July at Carroll County Farm Museum

July 04, 2017 - Like I said last month-ish, I love the assignments I get with Carroll County Tourism! This project was all about our loc...
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Susan's Adorable Family on the Farm

June 25, 2017 - Susan booked her extended family photo session on the family farm in Carroll County, Maryland. The eldest grandchild, Em...
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I love photographing my family...

June 24, 2017 - Little Josie is the newest addition to our family, my sister's youngest sweetheart. These were some snapshots I took whi...
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It's Time to Sweat! Marketing Photos for Local Entreprenuer

June 10, 2017 - It's always fun, challenging.. and let's be honest, a bit nerve-racking... to do something a bit new. Mike's photo sessi...
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Tom Gordon for Carroll CountyCommissioner 2018

May 31, 2017 - Westminster local Tom Gordon is running for Carroll County Commissioner 2018! Visit Tom's Facebook page to find out how...
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Manchester Medical wit Dr. Dixie | A Miller Business Feature

May 31, 2017 - It's always fun to show up to a photo shoot, hired by one party, but the person I'm photographing is another party... ne...
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Real Estate Listing property photos need to look REAL

May 29, 2017 - A recent client, a homeowner, recently hired me to redo his real estate listing photos. He needed new shots because they...
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Meet Real Estate Agent Phil Popielski

May 28, 2017 - Phil was referred to my by my wonderful friend, Dianne Wrobel. Phil is an awesome real estate agent and he asked me to c...
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Drug & Overdose Vigil

May 24, 2017 - It means so much to be to get to document such a moving and heart-touching event as the Drug & Overdose Vigil. The Carro...
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Commencement Ceremony at CCC

May 24, 2017 - For a third amazing year, I have gotten to photograph the commencement ceremony for Carroll Community College... but not...
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Strawberry Fields Forever! Adorable Family Photo Shoot, Baugher's Ordchard, Westminster MD

May 19, 2017 - Carroll County Tourism gives me the best creative assignments. Today it took me to some old stomping grounds, Baugher's...
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Muriel's Beauty Session & Experimental Photography

May 15, 2017 - Muriel and I have known each other since about 2003/2004. Originally from New Windsor, we met in College at Carroll Comm...
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Coronation Media Corporate Stock Photo Session

May 14, 2017 - Coronation Media of Emmitsburg needed stock images of their team in their own space to use in some upcoming marketing pi...
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Team Photo Day - Book Your Corporate Headshots

May 02, 2017 - Did you know I service teams as well? I have a pop-up studio that I can bring to your office, with special rates for gro...
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Carroll County Historical Society "Wizard of Oz" Gala

April 30, 2017 - I had the absolute pleasure of documenting (and enjoying) the HSCC gala, and this year the theme was "Wizard of Oz". It...
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Attorney Lindsay Rausch Takes Sykesville By Storm!!

April 29, 2017 - My dear friend Lindsay sat me down after a networking event and said, "I want a photo that scares people." Yeah, I'm al...
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Beauty Session with Anne Marie

April 05, 2017 - I've been wanting to dive in head first to a new style of women's portraiture. I'm not sure I want to call it beauty por...
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Lisa's Headshot Launches Her New Career

March 26, 2017 - Lisa, in the midst of wrapping up her final semester in college, is looking forward. She's dedicated to her new field of...
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The Bollinger Sister's Beauty Session

March 04, 2017 - I was so jazzed to get to work with the Bollinger girls. I'll be bold - their whole family is super good-lookin', and be...
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How to Sell Your Home for TOP DOLLAR

February 28, 2017 - Sell my home for top dollar!? How, right? Well, the whole point is to get people in the door... to do that, you must ent...
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Carroll County is Growing!

January 19, 2017 - I'm so excited to be working with Fuchs North America. Not long ago they broke grande on a new international headquarter...
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Elements of Style Photo Shoot

December 26, 2016 - Earlier this fall I had the great pleasure of working with the talented team of Elements of Style Salon in Eldersburg, M...
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Katy & Alex's Marriage Portraits | After the Elopement | Taneytown, MD

November 26, 2016 - I might be biased, but I think photos are an incredible gift. None of us take portraits or family photos often enough, a...
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The M. Family Portrait | New Windsor, Maryland

October 29, 2016 - Jan and I planned an extended family portrait session for her parents, Carol and Bill. We met up at her brother's proper...
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Chloe W Senior Portrait | Thurmont, Maryland

September 18, 2016 - Chloe has been riding most of her life, so including her two sweethearts, Joey & Wilbur, was a no brainer! We walked the...
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The G. Family at the Carroll County Farm Museum | Westminster, MD

September 16, 2016 - Dave reached out to me on behalf of his kids. They wanted to do something special for his wife and for their mother. I'm...
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Bitsy Sanders - Writer & Poet | Hanover Magazine

September 10, 2016 - Bitsy Sanders, a poet and creative writer, was interviewed for Hanover Magazine, and I was fortunate enough to photograp...
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Gus Zucco - Actor &| Hanover Magazine

August 28, 2016 - Gus and I met up to take his portrait for a feature in Hanover Magazine. As an actor who loves ghosts, I wanted to give...
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Marriage of Wade & Dongjin - McDaniel College

August 06, 2016 - When Sharon Chilcoat (mother of the groom) called me one Saturday afternoon, she was in a panic. The photographer for he...
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The Marsh Grandchildren | Child Portraiture

June 18, 2016 - I love love love this family! This is the second year I've been asked to photograph the whole Marsh family, with a focus...
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Elopement of Laura & Todd - Antrim 1844

June 04, 2016 - Laura and Todd reached out to me to document their elopement... just them, the pastor, and their photographer. I was so...
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Nick, Lindsay, & little Jackson | Family Photography

May 28, 2016 - I love this sweet family! We decided to use the museum grounds at the Carroll County Farm Museum for their family photos...
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Carroll County State's Attorney Drug Overdose Vigil

March 11, 2016 - Over 400 people joined together for a powerful and emotional evening...
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Hampstead Pumpkin Party & Multi Mini-Family Session

October 25, 2015 - This past fall, my good friends threw a pumpkin party on their private farm in Carroll County, Maryland. Inviting their...
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VK Family Portraits in Hampstead Maryland

October 11, 2015 - The VK Family met me one beautiful morning before their extended family reunion.
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Ben & Amy's Wedding at Antrim 1844 in Taneytown, MD

August 22, 2015 - Ben & Amy chose Little Baker Chapel in Westminster, MD and Antrim 1844 Bed & Breakfast in Taneytown, MD for their very s...
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The Palmer Family Photo Session in Downtown Sykesville, MD

May 30, 2015 - The Palmer's are and awesome family that I've become closer and closer to over the last couple of years. Getting to know...
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The Andrews Family Photo Session at Devil's Den in Gettysburg, PA

May 23, 2015 - Devil's Den in Gettysburg, PA, is one of my favorite places to stop and relax and enjoy nature. The Andrew's family was...
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Cycling Editorial for Carroll Magazine

April 25, 2015 - This Spring I was excited to take on a photography project for Carroll Magazine that focuses on cycling. I had the pleas...
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Framed Works on Display in Taneytown, Maryland

January 26, 2015 - If you're in the Taneytown, Maryland area, stop by Pristine Antiques, Collectible and Gifts! My friend Priscilla runs th...
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