Monthly archives:October 2012

  • Becoming a Certified Teacher for Me Ra Koh Workshops

  • It's true.  The word is out and I am so happy to announce I have been selected to be a Certified Teacher for Me Ra Koh Workshops for photography. I feel so honored to be part of this amazing group of 14 women. I feel like my family has grown to include 14 new and dear friends that feel more like[...]
  • Blacksburg,VA family photography session - Curtis

  • I had the privilege of photographing the Curtis family at their home.  I love it when a home environment works out for the location of their photo session.  It can be a great part of the story of each family. The kids had favorite places to them and the dad also shared his  ideas for location.  So, [...]
  • Willis,VA Wedding - Lindsey & Andy Shepherd

  • Willis,VA was a beautiful location for a wedding at Covenant Church of Willis.  The ceremony was filled with their closest family and friends.  Lindsey looked beautiful in her dress and Andy was very handsome wearing a dark green vest and bow tie with his black tux.  The ceremony was beautiful and t[...]
  • Willis,VA Wedding - Lindsey & Andy Shepherd

  • Willis,VA was a beautiful location for a wedding at Covenant Church of Willis.  The ceremony was filled with their closest family and friends.  Lindsey looked beautiful in her dress and Andy was very handsome wearing a dark green vest and bow tie with his black tux.  The ceremony was beautiful and t[...]
  • McCoy,VA senior portraits - Andrea

  • Andrea and I have an interesting history together.  I used to clean house for her family and now she babysits for my grand kids!  I was so honored when her mom asked for a senior portrait session.  The setting is the camp they run, Blue Ridge Christian Camp in McCoy,VA and we also  took some photos [...]
  • Christiansburg, VA vintage baby photo session

  • Baby girl Hannah, who is eight months old,  is wearing her grandmother's dress for this photo session. Hannah seemed to love wearing this heirloom pale blue dress.  It took all morning for her mom to get the wrinkles out.   Later, she changes into a pink dress that was her mom's baby dress. I bough[...]
  • Photography excitement in the Swift house!

  • Hi everyone, Exciting news!  Laura Swift Photography is getting a make-over and I am loving how it looks.  I am going out on my own in some new photography ventures that I will share a little later that I am thrilled about.  Really thinking hard about who I am as a photographer and what impact I wa[...]
  • Christiansburg, VA senior portraits - Erin

  • Erin and I have known each other for several years.  She has grown into a lovely young woman.  I was thrilled when her family asked me to do her senior portraits.  It was an interactive photo session and all three of us, including her mom took turns suggesting good spots to take the photo.  It was a[...]