Hi there!

 

I'm so glad you found me! 


I love my family ( I am the mom of two wild and awesome little boys), I love good food, animals and photography. I'm originally from Germany  but have been living here in Pinehurst, NC for over ten years now. 
specialize in creative portraits, weddings and commercial headshots and love good light.
I am the headshot photographer for various local companies and have taught photographers in portraiture and lighting statewide.
My work has been published in both national as well as international magazines.


Fun facts about me:

  •  I am bilingual, but when I went to school as a child, I was actually taught a total of four languages ( German, English, French and Latin). Back then, I was better in French than I was in English, but that changed after I met my American husband. By now, I don't remember much about French or Latin, but enough to read a menue and order food stuck until today ( well, in French at least. Not much use to order food in Latin)

  •   I have three siblings

  •  When I moved to the USA, I brought my two dogs and my cat with me on the plane

  •  My guilty pleasure is watching Grey's Anatomy. I haven't missed a single episode since it started airing in 2005

  •  I got my degree as a speech therapist in 2002 and used to work with children as well as in a geriatric rehab, where I was specializing in stroke and cancer patients. I haven't practiced in my profession since moving to the States in 2009

  •  I love coffee. But I have to have whole milk in my coffee. I cannot drink it with anything but whole milk

  • I have been a vegetarian for over 25 years

  • I have a large vegetable garden in my backyard and love to watch food grow from seed

 


 

 

I'm licensed and insured, have many years of experience, am always early and on time and never late ( that is the German in me), I love to talk, I love to eat and I am up for just about anything. 

My photography studio is located at 428 Carthage Street in Cameron, NC

Creative Portraits, Weddings and Headshots

Makana Photography

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