Every local community has a story, a history, and a unique personality that cannot be replicated. This is often thanks to specialized, small-scale businesses, like this one, which contribute to a neighborhood’s distinctive character and promote a thriving ecosystem in their community. Small, independent businesses offer diverse products and services, fostering economic resilience. When you buy local, you build local, and deepen your connection to your own community.
Strengthening the community begins by supporting and visiting local businesses like this one. To learn more about this business, check out their website or simply stop by, say hello, and discover—or rediscover—all that this business has to offer.
Did You Know?
- 48 cents of every dollar spent at a locally owned retail business goes back into the local community. That’s more than three times the amount that local economies recover from chain retailers — Civic Economics’ 2012 survey of local businesses
- Local businesses have generated 65% of the country’s net new jobs over the past 17 years — US Small Business Administration
Steven L. Thompson Photography
Photographer Steven L. Thompson's on-location shoots preserve the memories of weddings, engagements, and family gatherings. Relying on natural light, he captures each beaming couple or new addition to the family in a range of looks, from rich, oversaturated color to dreamy pastels or classic black and white. When shooting weddings, he makes sure no memorable moment goes unseen by bringing along a second photographer.
Signature service: Wedding Photography
Staff Size: 2–10 people
Average Duration of Services: 4+ hours
Pro Tip: 4 hours of Wedding Coverage. You will receive a Customized Photo CD to print from.