AKA the living room of my website. Get comfy with a warm cup of joe or a glass of vino while we talk about all the things. I promise there’s something here for you, so cozy up and stay awhile.

welcome to my blog

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?

**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

As I was preparing my blogs for July, I was considering different elopement topics to dive into when I realized that I still haven’t introduced you guys to adventure elopements! We’ve explored classic elopements, micro weddings, and traditional weddings, so I believe it’s time for one of my favorite wedding types to have the spotlight! […]

Elopements, Misc., Photography

Your Introduction to Adventure Elopements

Connecting with the right photographer to document your memories is super important. Be it your little one’s first birthday (cake smash, anyone?) or your dream wedding, you want to make sure you do more than just Google a list of “photographers near me” and pick the one that appears to be most convenient. Here’s the […]

Photography

Don’t Make This Mistake When Hiring A Photographer

Courtesy of Nick Morrison via Unsplash Finding new and keeping up with current photography resources is a never ending task, and one that I enjoy! The internet houses so many resources for continuing education, running a business, hands on workshops, and countless others. The way I think of it is the more knowledge and resources […]

Elopements, Photography

One Of My Favorite Resources For Elopement Photography