Portraits of Her Senior Year -- The Year That Got Away

It’s summer. I’m a little behind. Not in my studio work mind you, my 2014 graduating seniors are all tucked in, with yearbook pages, announcements and portraits complete. But, it's time for a little catch-up in my family portraits! These are pictures of Stevie as she leaves for prom. I had to be quick to capture her delight and surprise. We worked secretly with her boyfriend, Vincent, to concoct a story as to why he couldn’t come to pick her up and make her believe she was going to have to meet him there. But moments before we were suppose to drive her, he showed up in the limo with his heart on his sleeve! It was perfect. Off she went like Cinderella. I hear it was a starlit evening...