Wedding at Blacktail Ski Resort

Wedding at Blacktail Ski Resort

Earlier in June I photographed my first wedding in Missouri. Photographing a wedding in St. Louis was exciting; a cityscape, a new environment for me, new photo opportunities, and of course, the Arch. But this week I am reminded of the reasons so many people come to...
Wedding at Blacktail Ski Resort

My First Camera

This is my first camera. These days I am a dedicated Nikon photographer, but I got my start with my father’s old AE-1. Today it was returned to me after 17 years. When I graduated from Eastern Kentucky University, I left this camera in the collection of my...
Wedding at Blacktail Ski Resort

Photographing funerals

I absolutely hate photographing funerals. They break my heart. The last time I had to do this, I lived in Washington DC. So it has been seven years since I have had to carry a camera and go document the very worst of moments. To be honest, part of me wishes the...
Wedding at Blacktail Ski Resort

Marines in their blues

For me, few things are as inspiring as seeing United States Marines in their dress blues. They look sharp. And strong. And good. All the qualities that remind me of my father (Sgt. Michael James Ahearn, USMC, Vietnam War Veteran).  I have a deep appreciation for...