Monthly Archives: May 2013

McLeod Plantation

McLeod Plantation stands along the Wappoo and Stono Rivers on James Island, just outside downtown Charleston, SC. First appearing on a map in 1695, it originated as a 617-acre plantation, though is now only 60 acres. It features an antebellum-style … Continue reading

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Magnolia Plantation

Magnolia Plantation is one of the oldest plantations in Charleston. It was established in 1679 by Thomas and Ann Drayton and has been owned by their descendants for over 300 years. It was used during the Colonial era for rice … Continue reading

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Maxwell Family Portraits

Yep, more people! The Maxwells are among the best of my friends, and of course with two¬†silly¬†growing boys, you can imagine how much fun we had! I don’t know why I haven’t shared any of these with you. I guess … Continue reading

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Nicole + Stephen

Every now and then I step out of my landscape and flowers comfort zone and do something a bit more challenging. By that I mean photographing people. Yikes. Many of my photography friends are quite well-versed in portraiture, but it’s … Continue reading

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Puppy Love

As many of my titles seem to be, this one is a bit misleading. You see, the “puppies” I’m referring to are actually our three full-grown dogs. Like many mothers continue to call their children “babies” well into their adult … Continue reading

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…Bring May Flowers

You’re probably wondering where the first half of that phrase went. Hard as I tried to find one, I just don’t seem to have a suitable image for “April Showers,” unless you’d like to see pictures of my flooded backyard? … Continue reading

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Heavenly Light

A quick (and late!) post and run today. I don’t know about where you guys live, but here in Charleston it’s been nothing but rain, rain, rain lately. Imagine my delight when I was greeted on my way to work … Continue reading

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