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Here I'll be sharing a variety of client stories as well as personal and educational articles. Read on to meet the special needs princesses I see every year, find client information, read about the tips and tricks I use on kids, and check out what gear I love.



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Heather’s Top 10 for 2022

Every year I go through my entire year’s worth of client photos and pick my top 10. These are not specifically my best photos, but they are the ones that either I enjoyed the session, loved the final image a lot, I had to work my ass off for and therefore enjoyed the challenge, or […]

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November Personal Roundup

November was definitely a slower month for me personally. It was covered up in getting all of my clients taken care of for the end of the year, so I don’t have a ton of time to myself in any given November. We put up a new Christmas tree, my Thanksgiving cactus bloomed, and I […]

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October Personal Roundup

I feel like I just disappear every year around this time. I know every other portrait photographer out there is the same. These past two months I’ve taught 1 class, had 37 client appointments, had 3 speaker appointments, 13 personal appointments (doctors or hair), and placed about 90 orders with five different companies for clients. […]

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Dance Photography Classes – Georgia Dance Photographer

I am a photography educator, so one of the things I do is teach other photographers how to take better pictures. One of my most popular classes is dance photography. It’s fun to watch, it’s dynamic, and the images my students get are amazing. I’ve been told that no one teaches a dance photography class […]

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Meet Annie – Memorial Princess 2022

Annie’s nominator writes: “Some people in this world have an infectious smile, and two-year-old Annie can charm anyone with her smile! I would like to nominate sweet annie for the memorial princess event because she is facing a hard medical diagnosis that does not have a cure. Late last year, Annie’s parents noticed that she was not performing developmental […]

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Meet Marcella – Memorial Princess 2022

Marcella’s nominator says “Marcella is one of the most caring and passionate people I know. She Was diagnosed with congenital muscular dystrophy when she was born and has overcome so much in her life. She is now 26 years old and lives a very independent yet social life. She is so driven when she has something […]

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Imagen AI

Have you heard of this software that runs off of your Lightroom? It’s an AI editing program. I thought it was pronounced Im-uh-gehn for years, but it’s actually Imagine. Like, imagine the possibilities. Imagine you can get your life back and get out from behind the screen. Imagine your fall family sessions are done and […]

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Athens Family Photographer – Mini sessions part 1

A few weeks ago I had a nicely booked up weekend for family minis. It was my first time using the private garden attached to the Fairyography studio, and I was able to see just how beautiful it was in photos. The garden is small and contained, which makes it absolutely perfect for these short […]

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Unicorn photo sessions – Athens GA

This year my unicorn photo sessions for October were sold out! I always adore meeting the kids and seeing their faces as they meet a REAL UNICORN! Sky the unicorn is absolutely patient and wonderful with the kids and it always shows in pictures. I and constantly thrilled with the poses she gives me and […]

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September Personal Roundup

September was SUPER busy for me for travel. I went on a teaching road trip all over new england for Hunt’s store and it was so fun. For september, my home garden continued to do poorly, but at least we had door frogs and cocoons. I got some beautiful images at the gardens this month […]

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We are a luxury portrait studio based in Athens, GA specializing in creating unique and vibrant images that capture the best of maternity, newborn, family, senior and Fairyography clients.

Our studio is located at:
235 Great Oak Dr
Athens, GA 30605
235 Great Oak Dr, Athens, GA 30605