Lexi | Class of 2018

Lexi | Class of 2018

Senior sessions are in full swing and I couldn't be more excited about it. This past summer I chose to offer limited summer sessions due to the humidity in our area, and I'm really glad I did! That meant less A/C breaks and more shooting 🙂 One thing that really stands out with the Class [...]

Kelsey | Class of 2018

Kelsey | Class of 2018

Ah summer time in Virginia, you never know what you're gonna get. Limited sessions were offered during the summer months and the Class of 2018 Spokesmodel team got exclusive dibs on those spots. More information on how to get on the Class of 2019 team will be coming in late November, so stay tuned! Meet [...]

Jasmine | Class of 2018

Jasmine | Class of 2018

Every summer, I'm lucky enough to get to meet and hang out some really great rising seniors. Many are 16-17 years old and are wise beyond their years. I'm always impressed by their confidence, their passions and hearing about their hopes and dreams. They are unafraid of the world and optimistic. They embrace humanity and [...]

12 Days of Christmas {Day 6}

12 Days of Christmas {Day 6}

I believe in love. I believe kindness matters.  I believe in the power of prayer. I believe laughter is the best medicine. AND I believe in good hair products. I know, I know...before you stop me and think; easy for her, she grew up around the best platform educators in the hair industry...your kinda right! It might be [...]

12 Days of Christmas {Day 4}

12 Days of Christmas {Day 4}

  Today's hot must-have-wish-list item is pictured below, can you guess what it is? Okay guys, this is a huge treat... This is one of those items that is a serious must-have. It's practical, it's pretty, it's quality and it's another LOCAL item! Meet Sherri Jessee, the award winning, nationally published Hair & Make up artist [...]

Model Monday | Meet Maddie

Model Monday | Meet Maddie

Happy November friends!! Can you believe that Thanksgiving is in only a few weeks and then Christmas is only 3 weekends away from that!! I mean, this year is flying by...so that means that the Class of 2016 is most likely in the midst of receiving college acceptances, picking their final images for their last [...]

Model Monday | Meet Erica

Model Monday | Meet Erica

Super exciting things are happening at U Shine Photography! With record breaking Class of 2016 senior photoshoots on the schedule, you guys have blessed me with your smiles, your grace and your referrals! Something really fun is being planned for Holiday, so be sure to stay tuned in by following this BLOG and signing up [...]