Its our pleasure to bring you Fatima and Antwan’s engagement session. They started with casual attire at Waterfront Park and later changed into more formal outfits as we toured Downtown Charleston. We love when
John and Winter, better known as “Jinter”, provided Team FoKAS with a wedding which was a photographer’s playground. With assistance from CL Clay of Human Eye Photography, we were able to have loads of
Congratulations to the entire Graduating Class of the University of South Carolina-Columbia. Special thanks to Kelsey and Albreyanna for allowing Team FoKAS to capture their photos on the historic Horseshoe on USC’s Campus. We
Alisha & Jay brought team FoKAS to Charlotte, NC to capture their wedding. The venue was the Palisades Country Club, a picturesque building on The Palisades Golf Course. The guys and ladies used the
It is such a pleasure to share the images from LaCresha & BJ’s maternity session. This was our first time seeing one another since Team FoKAS shot their wedding in 2012. The session
Team FoKAS had a blast at Winter and John’s Wedding… It was an event full of detail which included… a lovely hotel, a beautiful and handsome wedding party, a first look, a painting ceremony,
I love shooting fun and energetic couples. Shana and Grant definitely fit that description. On their wedding day it was too much fun to call work. So it shouldn’t be a surprise that we were
Congratulations to Mr. and Mrs. Price on their new addition Skylar. Here are their pictures from their maternity session. The photos were taken at Finley Park in Columbia, SC. Until next time… Live. Love.
Excited to share these few images from Alisha and Jay’s wedding. Stay tuned for the full post. Until next time… Live. Love. FoKAS.
Nikesha and Max’s wedding at the Seibels House & Gardens was simply amazing. It was full of unique ideas and fun people. The day began with Max and his groomsmen getting dress downstairs and Nikesha
We are excited to display these images from our maternity session today. This is a sneak peek with a reveal to come soon. Until next time… Live. Love. FoKAS. Mother reading a book to her
We are very excited to share Nikesha’s bridal session. It was held at the Seibels House and Gardens in Columbia, SC. We tried to use the entire property. Please click play on the video
Team FoKAS had a great time at Nikesha and Max’s Wedding. Here a few images until the bridal and full wedding post. Until next time… Live. Love. FoKAS.
Shun’Tanna and Terrance decided to renew their vows after 12 years. Team FoKAS had a fantastic time. Below are a few images from the event. A full post will be coming soon. Until next
We are excited to share Kartinica and Antonio’s Engagement and Bridal Sessions. Just click play and enjoy. Until next time… Live. Love. FoKAS. The engagement session was held at Memorial Waterfront Park in Mount Pleasant. The
Gekia and Harold’s wedding day was full of excitement from beginning to end. We were extremely excited upon arrival at the hotel. They stayed in the Doubletree which offered plenty of opportunities for great
Kartinica & Antonio’s wedding provided the perfect venue for Team FoKAS to spend their day. The venue was Founder’s Hall at Charlestowne Landing. With a great DJ, a candy bar, and picture perfect weather,
Team FoKAS had a wonderful time at Gekia and Harold’s wedding. We had a first look, a beautiful hotel, and a golf course. A full post to follow very soon. Until next time… Live.
Team FoKAS had a great time at Kiki & Tyrone’s Wedding. We got to know Kiki and Tyrone last year when we shot their engagement photos. There we found out that they owned
Full post coming very soon. Please enjoy these few images of Kiki and Tyrone’s wonderful wedding day. Thanks to my lovely wife Tana and Terry Littlejohn of Wanderlust Tableau Photography. Until next time… Live.
We had the pleasure of photographing the union of Kerisa & Benjamin. The ceremony was held at their home town church, St. Phillip A.M.E. It was a beautiful ceremony with tears all around. The
Jessica and Willie’s session was forced inside due to rain. However, they didn’t allow that to dampen their spirits. We decided to take the session to the Marriott Downtown. We were able to use
What a fun session!!! When Winter & John presented the idea of having a fitness and movie theater engagement session, I was excited and nervous at the same time… It was very difficult to
We love photographing beautifully decorated weddings with tons of fabulous style. Whether it be a modern city event with glitz, tuxedos and the downtown atmosphere, or an elegant chic wedding with lace and linen
The Prioleau Family has supported FoKAS from the beginning. We have documented their sporting events, birthdays, anniversaries, and family shoots. For this edition of Throwback Thursday we would like to share their sessions from
Jessica & David’s wedding was held in Florence, SC at True Faith Ministries and the reception was held at Francis Marion University. The campus was empty due to spring break. Nevertheless there was a
Munaluchi made their way to Charleston for their city to city Bridal Tour!!! It was a mixer that gave all a chance to meet the fabulous Coterie members in the area, network with other
Congratulations to winners – Ashley and Timothy – Couple #6 This has been an exciting year for us at FoKAS! In the past year we decided to bring weekly blog posts and strive to continue
What a wedding! We knew from our first encounter that Bristal was going to be a bride to remember. She and Quincy met us in Charleston for their Engagement Session and we had a blast. It
Thanks to Terry Littlejohn of Wanderlust Tableau Photography for assisting with Bever-Leigh and Jeffery’s wedding. The ceremony and reception were held in North Charleston at the Inn Place. We were able to utilize the
We are excited to bring you Gekia and Harold’s engagement session at Waterfront Park in Charleston. The first thing Gekia said was, “You are going to have to provide a lot of direction. We
Augusta, Georgia provided the backdrop for LaSonya and Michael’s wedding. Teaming with Richard Fulk of True View Photography, we were able to split and cover different portions of the day. I covered the details
Tanna and Terrance’s engagement session took us to Charlestowne Landing. They decided on this location because they will be getting married there this June at Founder’s Hall. The hall is a piece of art.
With Valentine’s Day on the horizon and today being Thursday I thought it would be a perfect time to share one of my favorite sessions. This session was photographed at River Front Park in
Love is in the air… Valentine’s Day is only 3 days away… We would like to share our 50 favorite engagement pictures… Happy viewing… Until next time… Live. Love. FoKAS.
A rainy day made perfect by a fun couple. Rebekah and Gavin did not allow the rain to dampen their spirits on their wedding day at Lake Lure Inn. Their wedding was pushed inside
Fun times with great people. However, the Johnson family, Aaron, Jennifer, Chloe, and Carson, really surprised me when they asked to have their session at the Biggins Church Ruins. This location was in the
Darryl and Brandi’s wedding brought me back to Seawell’s, the location of my first wedding. The wedding and reception were both decorated by Tammy of South Carolina Wedding Co. I have worked with her
All of the images can be found on the following page. These photos were taken by Nicholas Blocker of Around the Block Photography… Until next time. Live. Love.
Wonderful session from a wonderful bride. We were able to utilize most of the Lace House and most of the grounds for this session. Please enjoy the images. We will have a sneak peak
I tend to stay in my comfort zone and only photograph weddings and families. The challenge was presented to document a fashion show. I was very hesitant, but decided to take it on head
Recently I had the pleasure of photographing the Wilson Family. Fred (Twin brother of Derrick, our first full service wedding) and his wife Demetria allowed me to photograph their newborn on last year. Zoe has
Team FokAS had a blast this weekend at Bever-Leigh & Jeffrey’s Wedding… It was a great way to spend Black Friday… See more pictures in their online gallery. Until next time… Live. Love. FoKAS.
I am a fan of cold weather. However, it makes it really difficult to conduct an outdoor photo session. Benita & Willie were really good sports. The winds off the Cooper River at Waterfront
Introducing Melchi Anthony Arnold. The loving child of Charlene and Anthony. The couple decided to conduct their maternity session at Mepkin Abbey. With plenty of props, facial expressions, ideas, and enthusiasm
Shavonna & Justin tied the knot at Dunes West Golf Club in Mount Pleasant, SC. Their garden wedding was framed by a large tree and a small canal. It is as beautiful as it
Many Americans mistakenly believe that Veterans Day is the day America sets aside to honor American military personnel who died in battle or as a result of wounds sustained from combat. That’s not quite
I am excited to reintroduce you to Courtney & Robert. Since they first appeared on our blog with their sneak peek and Courtney’s Bridal, there has been a buzz around their posts; and deservingly
Tears of Joy… I have heard of it many times but have only seen it a few times. The latest being on the night I proposed to my lovely fiancé, Tana. Tierra and Aaron’s
I am elated to present these images. Richard Fulk of True View Photography created wonderful memories for Tana and I. Richard and I have been working together since he created his company. He
Flair is defined as “distinctive elegance or style”. Angel and Matthew’s wedding was a full display of their personal flair. The outfits, the personalization, the showmanship, the cakes, and their sendoff. This
A rainy day made perfect by a fun couple. Rebekah and Gavin did not allow the rain to dampen their spirits on their wedding day at Lake Lure Inn. Special thanks
Krystal and Jermaine’s wedding and reception was held at the Botanical Gardens at River Bank Zoo in Columbia, SC. Their wedding had it all; sun, rain, outdoors, two dresses, sneakers, great flowers, flasks,
“Coleman Love” defines the type of relationship between the men of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity and the women of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority. Chelsea and Montez, both members of the fraternity and sorority mentioned, wanted to conduct their session in
Charleston, SC. Home of the College of Charleston and the Citadel, the schools which gave birth to Latasha’s and Montrell’s relationship. The couple was married at Morris Brown A.M.E in downtown Charleston. Their reception
This was the type of wedding needed to ignite my flame for my summer of weddings. Ashley and Timothy’s wedding day was eventful from my arrival at Park Church in Charlotte, NC. The wedding
During some downtime at an event, I was able to find a couple willing to be photographed. I took them outside to the rooftop. We spent approximately 4-5 minutes on this session. I used
Excited to be able to share Shavonna’s bridal images. Her session was held at Dunes West Golf Club, same as her wedding. Her session was at 2pm in the middle of July. It was
Another week. Another great wedding. Special thanks to Shavonna and Justin for allowing Team FoKAS to photograph their wedding. We had so much fun. Here a few images from their wedding. Until next time.
I was recently featured on The Nior Exchange’s Website as the feature for August. Check out the entry on their site… http://thenoirexchange.com/ … Until next time… Live. Love. FoKAS. At FoKAS we bring your ideas to
I rarely take my camera without bringing along my flash. I have become so addicted to using off camera flash. I feel lost without it. It allows me to create my own light no
Team FoKAS was able to photograph another fantastic wedding this weekend. Courtney and Robert jumped the broom at Sunset blvd Church of Christ. Their reception was held at 701 Whaley. Here are a few
We proudly present Romona Greene. We were able to photograph Romona for the cover. You can find her new single, “Miracles” on iTunes. Here is the cover for the single… Here are few of our
Team FoKAS had a blast at Tierra & Aaron’s wedding. We are really excited about their pictures. Here is a preview of what’s to come. Until next time… Live. Love. FoKAS. The bridesmaids assisting with
Angel and Matthew’s wedding really was a blast. Here are a few Photos from their event. Until next time… Live. Love. FoKAS. Sneak peek of Angel’s shoes… Angel getting her makeup applied… Matthew washed Angel’s feet
A lovely couple in a lovely location. Maria and Garrett decided to have a Charleston themed engagement session. We walked around the area to find a few landmarks which would produce the “Charleston” feel.
Another week… Another wonderful wedding. I had the pleasure of capturing Krystal and Jermaine’s wedding day events on Saturday. It was a beautiful wedding even with the strange weather patterns. Heavy rain mixed and
WOW…. What a wonderfully genuine couple!!! Congratulations to Mr. and Mrs. Montrell Lee. Here are few pictures from todays wedding… A full post will be posted soon. Thanks to CL and my lovely fiancé Tana
Introducing Timothy and Ashley Walker. Team FoKAS had a wonderful time with this couple, their family, the wedding party, and all the guest. Here is a sneak peek of whats to come… Keep tuned.
As I prepare for future weddings I tend to look at my older work. This provides inspiration and takes me a down memory lane. LaTonya and Derrick was the first couple to
Congratulations to Katrina & Kimron on their union. I was able collaborate with Nicholas Blocker of Around The Block Photography for this wedding. It was an eventful day. Please enjoy the images below… Until
It was great photographing the latest FoKAS Couple, Latoya and Brandon. They both expressed the desire to have fun, romantic, and candid pictures. Their daughters also tagged along so we were able
Last weekend I had the opportunity to photograph Kiki and Tyrone. Downtown Charleston served as the perfect backdrop for this engagement session. I have been photographing at the Battery on many of
Victoria was such a fun bride to photograph. Following her engagement session she notified me of her interest in a bridal session. I was elated. She displayed plenty of energy in her engagement that
Angel and Matthew afforded me the opportunity to photograph their wedding and bridal. I was able to influence them into having an engagement session. I think its imperative to conduct an engagement
It seems as if each year I purchase a new camera. I bought my first DSLR in 2009. The Nikon D40 is the camera that started it all. Since then the
The University of South Carolina. I love photographing at my alma mater. Shayna and I attended together. We decided to use the historic horseshoe as the backdrop to her session. We were able
I am excited to present Mr. and Mrs. Corey Mitchell. Their wedding took place at Saluda Shoals Park in Columbia, SC. More pictures to come in the near future. Until then…
Team FokAS had a blast this weekend at Shana & Grant’s Wedding… It was a great way to start wedding season… Please enjoy their picture below. Until our next post… Live. Love. FoKAS.
A few weeks ago I received a call from my high school classmate and friend James (JJ). He asked me to conduct his engagement session with his fiance’ Shameka. She also attended
There is a saying, “All you need for a wedding is the bride, groom, officiant, and God.” Krystal and Ahmad had those ingredients and more at their wedding. The couple had
My most recent engagement session took me to a few of my favorite locations in downtown Charleston; The Battery, Waterfront Park, and College of Charleston. Bristal and Quincy wanted to have 3 different
Waterfront park in Charleston, SC is a photographer’s playground. Great for any type of photo session. Water, bricks, grass, benches, trees, shade, and gates are a few of the many backdrops provided. When Victoria
I really enjoy photographing on the beach. This session began at sunrise, 7 am. It was an early shoot, but we got really beautiful light. The couple was full of energy
I often have clients request to reschedule their session when the forecasts calls for a cloudy overcast sky. They tend to think the best time to take pictures outdoors is when it’s bright and
Congratulations to Jesica and Joey on their nuptials. Jesica opening a gift from Joey Picture of the women prior to the wedding in the Embassy Suites. The guys didn’t want the ladies to out-do them. This is