Tabitha Jennings snaps a mix of candid and premeditated poses during studio shoots or, her specialty, on-location shoots flooded with natural light. Tabitha encourages movement and playfulness in her subjects as she captures them interacting with their indoor or outdoor environment. Stately wedding photographs and saucy boudoir shots alike poignantly reveal their subjects' personalities, compelling features, and movie-rental histories. Professional editing and printing options make for impeccable presentation.
As the mother of four small children, Lauren Wicker knows what it means to be patient. She also knows how quickly cherished moments come and go, and the importance of preserving those moments as often as possible. With that in mind, Lauren steps behind her camera to conduct on-location shoots, specializing in everything from babies and families to weddings and school portraits. She also works extensively with special needs children and adults, and has photographed approximately 100 special needs individuals during her career.
From her years spent in the U.S. Army to the harrowing birth of her daughter, many life-changing events have left an indelible mark on the way Amber Fite views time. As a professional, licensed photographer, Amber works tirelessly to stop time in its tracks, celebrating milestones and memories on digital film before they’re gone. While the camera is Amber’s medium, natural light is her muse, and she moves seamlessly from outdoor landscape to landscape, snapping natural poses between mother and child, man and wife, and beagle and bacon. Amber’s easygoing manner helps subjects feel at ease during the shoot, while her regular practice of hand-delivering prints to local clients after the shoot reinforces her commitment to her clients and her refusal to play into the postal service’s propaganda.
A graduate of UNC's School of Journalism and Mass Communication, Sweet Sassafras Photography owner and head photographer Sabrina Short cut her photo-framing teeth in the scenic surrounds of Chapel Hill. But, though she's no longer a student, Tobacco Road remains her muse, as Sabrina has contributed her keen eye to area publications such as Chapel Hill Magazine, Durham Magazine, and the WEEKLY. She also takes advantage of the area's natural beauty and historic landmarks with on-location shoots, framing clients against notable sites such as Duke Gardens and the UNC Arboretum.
Self-taught photographer Kelly Martin of Kelly Martin Photography uses black-and-white, full-color, or partially colorized images to capture the emotional core of the weddings, ceremonies, or corporate events she photographs. Online galleries outfit clients with downloadable images for printing or online use, and print images provide keepsakes for families and friends.