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2017 | A Year in Review

Over the last few days, I've been reflecting on this past year. It feels like it went by so quickly, and yet it took me almost three hours to go through all of my photos from 2017 and choose my favorites. It was a good process for me though, because it's been easy for me at various points during the year to become discouraged about my work: Am I growing artistically? Do these images portray the serious joy of life that I want them to? At the core, are these even beautiful? Combing through my hard drive this afternoon turned out to be a really good exercise in observing that practice makes progress.

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Family | The Wingards | Gilbert, SC

Time is a crazy crazy thing and despite my wishes, these three kiddos keep getting older. They're growing up to be pretty fantastic people though, so I guess I don't mind. This was the first fall family session I did this year, and it was a good one. I love when families go out on a limb and do something a little wacky like making a human pyramid (yep, these Wingards did that)!

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The Eubanks Family | Lexington, SC

Sometimes I forget about the hidden beautiful places in my hometown, simply because it all seems so familiar. While looking for a location for this family session, I stumbled upon Virginia Hylton Park and fell in love with all of its quiet walkways and dappled light. It reminded me of the hours I spent there playing and wandering with my brother when we were kids, and I knew I had to come here with the Eubanks.

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