Crestline Home Gets Festive for the Holidays [Published Birmingham Magazine, December 2017 Issue]

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PHOTOGRAPHY | Heather Durham
FLORAL DESIGN | Lisa Smith, Thorne & Thistle
DAHLIAS | Stone Hollow Farmstead
TABLE SETTINGS| Robin Wilhelm, Tea and Old Roses
CAKE ARTIST | Amanda Hinton, A Joy Cakes
CALLIGRAPHY | Melissa Gullatte, Gracefully Made Art
INTERIOR DESIGN: Lisa Flake, Caldwell Flake Interior Design
ARCHITECT: Eric Dale
BUILDER: Paul Davis, Ruff Reams Building Co.

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Festive and Fresh Holiday Decorating Inspiration [Published Birmingham Magazine, December 2017]

Entertaining for the holidays? Find some beautiful, fresh, colorful inspiration and tips to decorate your home in the current issue of Birmingham Magazine, on newsstands now.

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Photography: Heather Durham | Floral Design: Thorne & Thistle | Vintage China and Flatware: Tea and Old Roses | Cake Artist: A. Joy Cakes & Co. | Paper & Calligraphy: Gracefully Made Art

Birmingham Magazine Summer/Fall 2017 Issue [Published]

Loved working again with an amazing team of friends/talented creatives on a fashion cover story in the current Birmingham Magazine Weddings Summer/Fall 2017 issue. Brides…need some inspiration for your wedding style? Pick up a copy on new stands now for ideas for every occasion, and where to get the looks… from the Engagement Party to Bridesmaids Luncheon, Rehearsal Dinner and Wedding.

Here are some of my favorite images from our shoot in the studio…

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Photographer: Heather Durham | 1st Assistant: Andi Rice | Art Director: Laura Buchanan | Stylist: Mary Beth Wetzel | Hair & Make Up: Kerri Bunn of Boma Beautiful | Models: Anna Kathryn Fitch and Ellie Martin | Hand Dyed Silk Ribbon: Leslie Nunnelly, Cocoon Silk Ribbon | Floral Design: Lisa Thorne, Thorne & Thistle

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Birmingham Magazine Summer/Fall 2017 Weddings Cover

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Thanks to the incredibly talented team of friends who made this shoot happen and to Birmingham Magazine for putting us on the cover of their Summer/Fall 2017 Weddings issue. And, if you know me well, you know how happy I am that it’s turquoise!

Be sure to pick up a copy on news stands now, and stay tuned for the full blog post to come…

Photographer: Heather Durham | 1st Assistant: Andi Rice | Stylist: Mary Beth Wetzel | Hair & Make Up: Kerri Bunn of BOMA Beautiful | Models: Anna Kathryn Fitch with Elite and Ellie Martin with NEXT

Wedding Gown Fashions [Birmingham Magazine Summer/Fall 2016]

I loved everything about this shoot and our amazing team. I’ve worked with Hair & Make Up Artist, Celine Russell, many times and it’s always a pleasure. Her work is flawless. This was my first time working with stylist, Mary Beth Wetzel and wow! Can’t wait to work with her again. She’s a mover, shaker and beautiful shoot maker! Getting the cover was just the cherry on top! Thank you Birmingham MagazineHDP-BhamWeddings-June2016-107_-WEBHDP-BhamWeddings-June2016-139_-WEBHDP-BhamWeddings-June2016-140_-WEBHDP-BhamWeddings-June2016-91_-WEBHDP-BhamWeddings-June2016-35_-WEBHDP-BhamWeddings-June2016-40_-WEBHDP-BhamWeddings-June2016-6_-WEBHDP-BhamWeddings-June2016-163_-WEBHDP-BhamWeddings-June2016-173_-WEBHDP-BhamWeddings-June2016-69_-WEBHDP-BhamWeddings-June2016-63_-WEBHDP-BhamWeddings-June2016-198_-WEBHDP-BhamWeddings-June2016-159crop_-WEBHDP-BhamWeddings-June2016-193-2_-WEBHDP-BhamWeddings-June2016-146_-WEBHDP-BhamWeddings-June2016-190_-WEBHDP-BhamWeddings-June2016-160_-WEBHDP-BhamWeddings-June2016-197_-WEB

Published in Birmingham Magazine Weddings Summer/Fall 2016 issue | Photographer: Heather Durham | First Assistant: Andi Rice | Stylist: Mary Beth Wetzel | Makeup and Hair Artist: Celine Russell | Models: Anna Kathryn Fitch of REAL People and Sarah Holmes. Gowns by: Monique Lhuillier, Heidi ElnoraAnne Barge, and Catherine Deane from local Birmingham, AL bridal boutiques including Ivory & White, Heidi Elnora Atelier and The White Room. Diamond jewelry from Diamonds Direct and vintage custom jewelry from ExVoto. For more resources and detailed information see full story in the magazine on local newsstands through October 2016.

Get Outside to Get Fit [Published Birmingham Magazine, May 2016]

Last month I got to combine my two loves, Photography and Fitness, to shoot a story for the current issue of Birmingham Magazine. It was a perfect spring afternoon at Railroad Park with Curtis Stokes, Owner and Trainer at EVO Befit and Linay Smith, a fellow fitness instructor at CORE Birmingham, who modeled for our shoot. Be sure to pick up the magazine for a step by step workout you can do anywhere to get in shape for summer!

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Photography: Heather Durham | Trainer: Curtis Stokes | Model: Linay Smith | First Assistant: Andi Rice

Hollywood Beauty [Published April 2016 Birmingham Magazine]

I loved everything about this home in the coveted Hollywood neighborhood of Homewood, Alabama and featured in the April 2016 Issue of Birmingham Magazine. Set perfectly on a corner lot, every angle had pretty architectural design features to behold. And, when you walk in the door you are greeted by a light filled, majestic, spiral staircase. Of course, my favorite detail of the interior design were all the little pops of turquoise…from pillows to sliding doors to cabinets and art. There was just a touch of it in every room.

Take yourself on a tour of this amazing home through the images below…

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Holiday Fashion & Cocktails Shoot [Published Birmingham Magazine, December 2015]

Recently I purchased a new strobe lighting system to add to my arsenal of equipment for editorial and commercial work. Loved putting it to work for the first time on this holiday fashion and cocktails shoot for Birmingham Magazine. Special thanks to new The Grand Bohemian Hotel in Mountain Brook, AL for allowing us to shoot in their amazing hotel.

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Twin Construction Owner’s Homewood Home [Published in Birmingham Magazine, October 2015 Issue]

I love shooting homes for Birmingham Magazine and getting ideas for my own home in the process! It was a treat to photograph one of the Twin Construction owner’s personal home in Homewood for the October issue. I loved it’s family friendly floor plan, clean lines and neutral color palette. HDP-Twin-1_-WEB

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Men’s Fashion Shoot (Published in Birmingham Magazine, June 2015)

I loved getting to work with stylist and writer, Kerri Bunn, on the June 2015 Men’s Fashion issue of Birmingham Magazine. Kerri and I have worked together before on editorial stories and it’s always a pleasure!

Because this story was about men’s beard grooming, I didn’t want the images to be about the clothes, or eye color, or hair color, but more about the styling and texture of the beards. So, I decided to edit the images as warm tone black and whites.

This was such a fun shoot because the guy models really bought into our vision. We wanted them to play to the camera with their personalities and that’s exactly what they did. We laughed a lot.

It was such a fun surprise that two of the images made it on the cover!

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