Author Archives: Brent

Brent is a wedding and portrait photographer based in the Charlotte, NC metro area. His photography is a blend of contemporary imagery and elegant well-lit portraiture.

Callie & Greg’s Wedding @ The Barn at Oakboro

Today I am really excited to post Callie & Greg’s wedding from The Barn at Oakboro! I have been looking forward to sharing these images since the wedding day and it was so great to work

Julia & John’s Engagement Session

When I met with Julia about her wedding plans, she mentioned that she wanted to do a winter engagement session at UNC-Charlotte. Being a graduate of UNC-Charlotte myself, I jumped at the opportunity

Bridal at Separk Mansion

If you are looking for a place to shoot your bridal session, Separk Mansion may be one of the best places for all around awesomeness! It is my favorite place to shoot bridals and I recommend it to

Anna & Fred’s Wedding @ NoDa Chapel and Birdsong Brewery

The first time I met Anna and Fred I knew I was going to be a lucky photographer! They are both so laid back and I was impressed by the enthusiasm they displayed when talking about their wedding

Erin & Stephen’s Engagement Session

This winter has turned out to be pretty mild and warm on occasion. When I first talked with Erin about her engagement session we imagined layered clothing with cold/winter overtones. Instead, it was

Sherry and Adam’s Wedding @ Westglow Resort & Spa

When Sherry and Adam contacted me about photographing their nuptials at Westglow Resort & Spa I was super excited! The two of them planned their marriage as more of an elopement, with their

Ellen & Gavin’s Elegant Country Wedding

I first met Ellen and Gavin when we shot their engagement session over this past summer. We met very near where they would have their wedding and I knew it would be a great! Ellen and Gavin decided

Sherrelyn & Richard’s Wedding @ Red Fez Shrine Club

Recently I had the opportunity to shoot at a venue that I had not worked at before. The Red Fez Shrine Club sits on the shores of Lake Wylie, within eye-shot of the Buster Boyd Bride that links North

Kendyl & Trevor’s Wedding at Firethorne Country Club

Today I am featuring Kendyl and Trevor’s wedding at Firethorne Country Club in Marvin, NC. I really love Firethorne, especially since is has one of the best outdoor spots for a wedding ceremony

Callie & Greg’s Fall Engagement Session

I am fortunate that I am able to occasionally work closely with friends and family! Callie and Greg will be getting married next May and I am so looking forward to their wedding. We all grew up in

Willows, Bridges and Fall Foliage – Holiday Family Session

I am on a mission to roll out a new blog post everyday this week! The holiday season of sessions is winding down, so the time has come to show off some of my awesome clients and their families! Today

Holiday Rustic Family Session

I’ve been moving around to new locations this year. One of the places I have frequented is an old barn and farm house that has this wonderful overgrown field. This year I have shot a number of

Rustic Countryside Family Session

Today I am featuring a family session that is both rustic and rich with color! I wanted something different for this family, so I found an old barn and field to act as my canvas. The images are warm

Holiday Family Session Special!

It is that time of year again! Time to book your holiday family sessions! I am booking holiday sessions for October 23rd, 29th, and 30th. I am also booking for November 6th, 11th, and 12th.

Summer Family Session in Charlotte

Here is a really colorful family session from late-summer that I love. I have been photographing the Wilson family now for over 7-years and I always look forward to seeing them! I love the look of

Summer Newborn Session

Today is the day of newborn posts, my second one to post on this day alone! I am trying to get caught up on the blogging and post some of the sessions I have shoot over this past summer. One such

Family Newborn Session

Today I am featuring not just any newborn session, but a family newborn session. Last year I had the distinct pleasure of photographing my cousin Lonnie’s wedding. You can see Lonnie &

Sara & Kyle’s Engagement Session @ Bodie Island Lighthouse

I’m super excited about today’s featured engagement session! Just a couple of weeks back I met with Sara and Kyle at Bodie Island Lighthouse to shoot their engagement session. I

Anna & Fred’s Engagement Session @ Midtown Park

So the summer wedding season is in full swing, but along with it comes more engagements sessions. I recently met with Anna and Fred for a session in Midtown Park and NoDa. It was a blast getting to

Featured Wedding on Elegant Wedding

Back last summer I shot an incredible wedding at Saratoga Springs for Caitlin and Jack. I knew it was going to be a good one, so much so that I even decided to use the wedding to shoot my promotional

Stacy & Frank’s Wedding (Charlotte Wedding Photographers)

Stacy and Frank are an amazing couple who were married just last month in front of their closest friends and family. People came from as far as Maine to celebrate their wedding and the union of this

Ellen & Gavin’s Engagement Session @ The Fork (Charlotte Wedding Photographer)

On tap today is a summer engagement session at The Fork! It was a scorcher on the day that I met up with Ellen and Gavin for their engagement session. To combat the heat, we met very early in the

Jennifer & Patrick’s Wedding @ Burntshirt Vineyards and Kenmure Country Club

Jennifer and Patrick were recently married at the beautiful Burntshirt Vineyards, followed by a wonderful reception at Kenmure Country Club in Hendersonville. I had the pleasure of shooting an

Kendyl & Trevor – Bamboo Forest Engagement Session

When I first met Kendyl and Trevor, I knew I wanted to do something unique for their engagement session ahead of their October wedding. The two of them are fun to be around and have the best

Hayden & Billy’s Wedding @ Aria Resort & Casino in Las Vegas (Charlotte Wedding Photographer)

I am so excited to be posting Hayden & Billy’s wedding from the Aria Resort and Casino today! This wedding has been circled on my calendar for quite some time and this couple is the

Happy Birthday Hutch! Smash Cake Session (Charlotte Family Photographer)

I love watching kids grow up right before my camera! It just seemed like yesterday that I was taking Hutch’s newborn photos and now he has already turned 1-year old! Hutch’s mom and dad

Nicole & Nick’s Wedding @ The Magnolia Room (Charlotte Wedding Photographers)

It was bitterly cold this past Valentines Day, but Nicole and Nick’s wedding was still red hot! These two were ready to party and I was excited to document their big day. I had already shot

Recent Newborn Session

Recently, I was so happy to be shooting the newborn session for the baby of one of my former couples! Janeka and Connell were having their first baby and I couldn’t have been more happy for

My New Promo Video!

Some time ago I decided that I would create a behind-the-scenes video to show future clients more about how I shoot weddings. What I really wanted to do, is have a short video that would give clients

Maryann & Evan’s Wedding @ Pine Lake Country Club (Charlotte Wedding Photographers)

Early November is perhaps the best time for weddings, especially if you want vibrant colors to show in your wedding photos. Not only is the air crisp and the humidity very low, but the leaves are

Dawn & Darrell’s Charlotte Wedding (Charlotte Wedding Photographers)

Dawn and Darrell are a great couple who were recently married at Maggiano’s/South Park Mall. I had the distinct pleasure of having shot their engagement session (you can see that here) and

Family Session @ Loray Mill (Charlotte Family Photographers)

Loray Mill in Gastonia, NC is the location for this weeks featured family session. Loray Mill is an historical textile plant that was in operation for something like 100+ years. Like so many mills in

Surprise Proposal! (Charlotte Wedding Photographers)

When Sameer contacted me about the details of his proposal to Monica, I was super excited to be apart of such an important moment! Sameer went the extra mile to setup a uptown rooftop proposal,

Couple Choice Award!

I am beyond humbled to receive the Couples’ Choice Award from Wedding Wire! The best part of my job is meeting so many great couples and having the opportunity to work with them over the course

Randi-Morgan & Peter’s Wedding @ Homewood Event & Conference Center

I loaded up the Explorer and headed west recently to photograph Randi-Morgan and Peter’s wedding at the Homewood Event and Conference Center in Asheville, NC. Homewood is a beautiful venue that

Jen & Patrick – Engagement Session in Flat Rock, NC (Charlotte Wedding Photographers)

I took a little drive west and met Jen & Patrick in Flat Rock, NC for an engagement session this past month. We started at an apple orchard near Hendersonville, before heading over to a nearby

Holiday Family Session in Charlotte (Charlotte Family Photographer)

The Guzzo Family met me at a nearby spot in Charlotte for their annual holiday portraits. I think their smiles are infectious and the love this family has for one another really shines in the images

Fall Family/ Teen Session (Charlotte Family Photographers)

This is the best time of year for a photographer. Not only is this the final (full blast) push of the wedding season, but it is also the peak of the portrait season. October and November are the best

Family Session w/ the Whip! (Charlotte Family Photographer)

I’ve been photographing the Danesis Family for many years now and this session may be the best so far! The weather was perfect, the leaves were exploding with color and the kids were in the

Kim & Shaun’s Wedding @ 3rd Generation Barn Loft (Asheville & Charlotte Wedding Photographers)

I’ve been in the mountains more and more recently and I love it! I love mountain weddings and engagement sessions and feel really inspired every time I shoot in Western North Carolina. Kim and