Author archives: Chris Smith

Center for Birds of Prey Annual Gala
  • Center for Birds of Prey Annual Gala

  • Last week I was thrilled to photograph a fundraising gala for an important cause! Aloft at the Cedar Room was this year's annual celebration of the Center for Birds of Prey, the amazing team that works there, and the incredible work they do for our planet and the wonderful creatures we share it with[...]
Audrey & WD at The Island House
  • Audrey & WD at The Island House

  • Audrey is one of the fabulous members of the Education Team at the Center for Birds of Prey. I've had the privilege of working with her many times at various events over the years. She's super smart, crazy fun, loves the outdoors, has a big heart, and plays soccer. I love her to pieces and was absol[...]
CB500X Acropovic Knockoff Upgrade
  • CB500X Acropovic Knockoff Upgrade

  • Trinity has a new pipe! This morning Trinity and I rode over to my friend Mike's place. He helped me swap out the old OEM exhaust for a smaller, lighter, and throatier aftermarket slip-on I had ordered. The new exhaust is basically a knockoff of a popular product by Akrapovic. Click Here for a li[...]
Fundraiser for St. Andrews Family Fitness
  • Fundraiser for St. Andrews Family Fitness

  • Yesterday I had the pleasure of photographing a fun fundraising event for St. Andrew's Family Fitness Center. Their longtime director, Kevin Walsh, had suffered a heart attack while at meetings out west. It was so neat to see everyone coming together and rallying to help his family with medical cost[...]
Setting up On-Location Headshots
  • Setting up On-Location Headshots

  • Question of the Week: "Your light test dummy photos always blow me away. Do you have a behind the scenes photo of your light placement for head shots?" This morning I was on location photographing headshots for a company based out of Maryland called Mercury. Mercury is a fleet consulting and serv[...]
Jamie & Brian's Fendley Farmstead Wedding
  • Jamie & Brian's Fendley Farmstead Wedding

  • One day, about 8 years ago, Jamie was at work processing client invoices when the phone rang. A nice man on the other end of the line had called to pay his bill. But by the end of the phone call, they'd had such a nice conversation that Brian, the man on the other end of the line, told Jamie she sou[...]
Headshots for First Citizens Bank
  • Headshots for First Citizens Bank

  • It was a chilly commute, but a warm welcome at First Citizens Bank this morning! I had the pleasure of photographing updated head-shots for some of the team members in the Summerville branch today. I always enjoy working with the kind and generous people at this bank!
Export Exchange 2018
  • Export Exchange 2018

  • Earlier this week, nearly 200 international buyers and end-users descended upon Minneapolis, Minnesota for the Export Exchange. Over the 3 day conference, attendees were able to meet and build relationships with more than 300 domestic suppliers, while also benefiting from educational sessions and ne[...]
Interior/Architecture Assignment for Holiday Inn Express
Headshots for Southern Current
  • Headshots for Southern Current

  • This morning I had the opportunity to return to Southern Current, which is one of my favorite clients, to photograph updated head-shots for several new team members. But the best part was, I got to photograph their adorable new mascot and welcoming committee, Basil!!! ;-)
Lindsey & Brian's Wedding at The Historic Rice Mill
Breanna & Logan's Surprise Proposal on Middle Atlantic Wharf