Category Archives: The Power of Photography

True Love

True Love

Finding that “special someone” is something we all desire. Knowing that person is right can also be a challenge. What’s amazing to me, is that after 14 years of working with couples during engagement shoots and weddings, I still get excited when I see two people that have that special magic we call true love. To all of those couples that have given me the gift of documenting their love stories, thank you. May your lives together me long, your path be smooth, and your love grow stronger every day.

Love Thy Neighbor

Love Thy Neighbor

My easiest commute to work was the day my next door neighbors held their wedding in the backyard of their home, just across the street from mine. I was honored that they wanted my family to attend and that they would choose me as their photographer. You see, my neighbors are gay. I am aContinue Reading

Cultural Fusion- Tania and Kiran’s Wedding

Cultural Fusion- Tania and Kiran’s Wedding

Until last week I had never been to New Orleans, or photographed an Indian wedding. It would be an understatement to say that I was excited. I could barely sleep, because when I closed my eyes I would imagine the photographs I wanted to create. During the week I was to be in the “bigContinue Reading

CreativeLIVE with Marcus Bell

CreativeLIVE with Marcus Bell

Think for just a moment about the last time you had a life altering¬†experience. Take your time……….Got it? Good. We all come to these life events from different directions. Sometimes we are blindsided, other times we are searching out new ideas, but no matter the method of transportation, we all eventually reach a place inContinue Reading

Capturing Christmas Morning

Capturing Christmas Morning

In the past I have been guilty of setting up my entire studio lighting kit in my living room with the intent of capturing every moment of Christmas morning. It’s been comforting to know I can capture the magic as it happens with quality exposures and perfectly executed lighting. From the street my neighbors canContinue Reading