Category Archives: personal

we are still alive!

hello from indonesia! Yikes…so perhaps I was more ambitious than I thought when I said I would post photos while we are gone. But, we are having lots of fun and excited to finally get to the beach part of our vacation.
We started off by flying into Ho Chi Minh City, toured around...

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honeymoon—out of the office!

so the time has finally come, and we will be embarking on our journey across the world to Southeast Asia. We have been planning the trip for so long, and I am almost in shock that is finally here after such a crazy year! Here is our tentative plan:
fly into Ho Chi Minh...

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st. croix.

As mentioned, Jake and I got married at the very end of October. The plan was to hold off on a honeymoon and take an extended trip to Asia. Although this is still happening as well, it worked out that we were able to visit my friend Jenny in St. Croix. Jenny and...

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US…married, big news, and happy new year!

(i ordered our christmas cards and my business holiday cards from Minted—I really love their designs!)
yep, we did it. jake and I got married in October, specifically, on HALLOWEEN! It was not neccesarily a halloween-themed wedding, but the date worked and our photographer, Corbin Gurkin, was available then as well. We got...

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US..engaged!

well, this post is LONG overdue as an announcement for the blog, but we (meaning jake and me) got engaged on march 27, 2010—one day before our 5 year dating anniversary! we have not taken any engagement photographs yet with our super talented and sweet photographer Corbin Gurkin , but I wanted to...

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A NEW LOOK!

I have been working on a new logo/website for months now, and I am excited to finally debut the new site! The spring wedding season is in full swing so check back for more posts frequently!
shannon michele photography

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5 years…

I am not one for long, mushy posts, but I had to dedicate at least one to jake. today marks our fifth year together. i know everyone says it, but seriously, where has the time gone? we have accomplished a lot in the past five years—trip to thailand, a move to new york with...

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happy valentine’s day*

hope everyone is having a nice, sweet valentine’s day!

* homemade by me! i love using old books for crafting.

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post and courier preview…

A few weeks ago, I completed a photo essay on the Piccolo Spoleto festival for the Post and Courier’s Preview section. Hopefully more photos will be posted soon from the article! Sad that the Piccolo Spoleto festival is over : (

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published- charleston post and courier PREVIEW section

i recently shot two more assignments for the Charleston Preview section on Bilbliolife and cheap, creative dates! I can’t wait to try my hand at the pottery wheel.

cover design by: marcus amaker

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