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I felt the need to put “Second” in all caps for the title of this post because I’m mind blown that our daughter is already two. We’re talking full force, grade A toddler. I’m typing this as we (slowly, but surely) prep our home to be suitable for 20+ people to gather in this weekend. […]

Home Life, Personal

Prepping for Layla’s SECOND Birthday

At the beginning of the year, I was intentional about what I thought would be important for me to accomplish within my business over the next 12 months. Ya know, goals. One such goal was to invest more into my biz in the form of new gear and a mentorship. I’m here, just over halfway […]

Business, Photography

Here’s What A Mentorship with Katie Wilson Looks Like

It’s not hard to guess why this session is one of my favorites. Unless you’re not a dog person. In that case, kindly exit out of this blog. Just kidding, please stay! Make yourself comfy and pour yourself a hot cup of joe (or chilled pinot) because there are multiple reasons why this session is […]

Entrepreneur, Photography

Emily + CJ’s Puppy Packed Session

Okay, confession time. I used to believe I lived in the most boring, unphotogenic city to be a photographer. Where is the lush, overgrown greenery? The colorful wildflowers? THE MOUNTAINS?! It’s true, Columbia is pretty flat and metropolitan, but I’ve come to appreciate that these characteristics make the city beautiful in its own right. Not […]

Misc., Photography

Explore SC: The Lady + Fern Studio

I’ll be honest with you guys – I’m feeling a little brain dead in terms of writing out a full blog post as of late, but I also hate just leaving ya hanging. I haven’t consistently updated my blog in a while and while it’s something that I want to get back into, I’m not […]

Photography, Wedding

Julie’s Bridal Session

Two weeks ago, I introduced you all to the new Devon Hansford Creative. I’ve learned SO much from my first year in business, especially about who I am as a creative/photographer, I felt it was time for my brand to reflect that so I can better connect with you guys. I talked about some of […]

Business, Photography

What Sets Me On Fire As A Photographer

Helloooooooo, family!! I took a few months off from blogging as my site went under construction and it felt like it has been forever. Now here were are, my FIRST blog on my fresh, clean site and I am so pumped!!  Before I finish giving you all a warm welcome, I want to take a […]

Business, Photography

New Brand, Who Dis?

Courtesy of @thetonik_co via Unsplash Let me start off by saying this post, more than anything, is a gag post. I caught myself wondering what a wedding registry may look like if it were created specifically with self-isolating/social distancing due to a pandemic in mind. Thus, a blog topic was born! While this list shouldn’t […]

Home Life, Wedding

Your Pandemic Inspired Wedding Registry

**Content Warning: The photos shared in this post are those documenting a real home birth. Explicit detail shots are not included; however, I want to be on the safe side and let you know that these show people much more exposed than a typical portrait session** First experiences are something special, amiright? Good or not […]

Photography

My First Experience Documenting a Home Birth

Well, it’s here. The day I’ve been low-key planning since my baby shower (nope, not kidding) – Layla’s first birthday. I cannot believe our baby girl – no – our toddler girl is one year old. “It seems like only yesterday we were bringing you home from the hospital” sounds so cheesy to say, but […]

Home Life, Personal

Celebrating Layla’s First Birthday