Karissa | South Florida Beach Sunrise Adventure Portrait Session | South Florida Adventure Photographer

Jupiter Beach, Florida. My home. Before 2013, the furthest north I had ever lived on this planet was just over an hour drive north of Miami. Tropical baby through and through. But I had the opportunity to chase dreams that were bigger than myself which led me to moving north and out of the state. I may not have moved too far in the grand scheme of things, but it’s not about the miles as much as it has been about the journey.

When I put the word out that I was coming down to South Florida for a short time, my longtime friend Karissa hit me up saying she wanted some unique portraits done because she was feeling herself 👑 It was something which I was not only totally on board with, but excited to help her bring her ideas to life.

I love how life comes full circle. Oddly enough, as well as badassingly enough, Karissa has one of the most unique tattoos adorning her arm — the famous shot of John Lennon and Yoko Ono caressing that was featured on the cover of Rolling Stone. And I came across a rather fitting quote by Yoko herself that perfectly summarizes how I felt about creating this portrait session for this strong, fierce boss babe: “A dream you dream alone is only a dream. A dream you dream together is reality.”

Life coming full circle, I feel. So incredibly happy to turn dreams into reality for my clients and friends.

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