Destination Queen Branding Portrait - Charleston

Destination Queen Branding Portrait - Charleston

Creating a queen branding portfolio for every day women all over the world. This feature takes us to Charleston South Carolina where we photographed Jaime at sunset in the spring.

Kim's Asheville Portrait Session

Kim's Asheville Portrait Session

Destination portrait session right in our very own back yard. We photographed Kim in our Asheville photo studio and on the streets of downtown Asheville.

Mother's Day

Mother's Day

What are you doing for Mom this Mother's Day? Book her in for a makeover and photo shoot and she will decide that you are her favorite :-)

She is growing up, isn't she?

She is growing up, isn't she?

Empower your little girl to be her best self. Let her be a model for a day. Whether we style her for a fashion campaign or an incredible art piece, let her experience what it is like to be valuable enough to be seen as the very best person she can be. Book her photo shoot today.

Purpose, Passion, and Business

Purpose, Passion, and Business

When sleeping women wake, mountains move. - Chinese proverb

How identifying with another photographer taught me that infusing passion and purpose, I was able to design the business that I loved.

Portrait of a Woman

Portrait of a Woman

Donna entrusted her portraiture to us in our Asheville portrait studio and we created some INCREDIBLE portraits with her. Portraits I know she will cherish, her children will cherish...It's a thrill for me to present you with Donna Gray.

Illustrative Portrait

Illustrative Portrait

Illustrative Portraits are a new offering with Cat Ford-Coates in her Asheville studio where we discuss your interests, history, and inspiration to create illustrative portraiture to create works of art.

Editorial Fashion Inspired Senior Photo Shoots

Editorial Fashion Inspired Senior Photo Shoots

You will never get this time with her again. She is your greatest accomplishment, and her graduation is hers. Stop this moment in time and create beautiful portraits; for you, for her, and for her future children to see the girl she was and the woman she will become.

19 years in the making

19 years in the making

How did Cat Ford-Coates become a photographer? It took 19 years, more mistakes than she can count, and the mentorship of an incredible photographer, Sue Bryce.

Being the Queen of your Brand

Being the Queen of your Brand

Lucie is a portrait photographer based in Cork, Ireland and I felt so blessed to be able to create powerful imagery with her so that she is able to step into being the Queen of her brand.

Hello Darkness My Old Friend

Hello Darkness My Old Friend

In portraiture, embracing the shadows is equally as important as embracing the light when you create your artwork. I'm reintroducing myself to the darker side of my work. Let me show you.

Give the Gift She Will Never Forget

Give the Gift She Will Never Forget

Give the gift of portraits this holiday season. The gift of love, the gift of legacy, the gift of their most beautiful self in portraits they can be proud of.