The image above has an incredibly powerful story behind it. This family, who recently had lost their father unexpectedly, vacationed in his favorite location...Destin, Florida. As a tribute to him, they sent off these heart shaped lanterns at sunset. It was a very emotional session for all involved, including myself and Trey having known this family for many, many years. We took many portraits during our session that showed faces and happy expressions, but this is the image that tugs at my heart. This is the image that tells their story and conveys their feelings, without even knowing who they are.
Here are a few images from their session which led up to the image above: