Contributors

Sarah and Ben Collier

SARAH AND BEN COLLIER

This husband and wife team photographs weddings and editorials with a love for timeless, artful photography, using both film and digital to bring your vision to life. Visit them at takenbysarah.com

 

Layne Barter

LAYNE BARTER

Layne is a native of Charlotte and a makeup artist specializing in bridal, print, and beauty. Check out her blog for beauty tips, inspiration, and more. Visit her online at www.laynebarter.com.

Bob Peters

BOB PETERS

A leader in Charlotte’s cocktail renaissance, The Punch Room’s Bob Peters stirs up some of the finest craft concoctions in the city. Follow him on social media and Instagram to see his latest recipes at @bob_peters.

 

Emby Taylor

EMBY TAYLOR

Mary Beth and Colin have a passion for photojournalism and portraiture.  Their beautiful photography has a different perspective, telling stories in a unique way. See Emby Taylor’s photography here.

Philpott Creative

STEPHEN PHILPOTT

The Philpott proudly hails from the Queen City. After graduating from SCAD, Stephen founded The Philpott Creative Co., a creative design and branding consultancy studio. Visit his website at www.thephilpott.com.

 

Emily Dnistran

EMILY PRICE

A graduate of East Carolina University, Emily is a Carolina-based wedding and portrait photographer who loves spending time with her adorable Vizsla, Annie. See her work at emilykristinephotography.com.

Melissa Justice

MELISSA JUSTICE

A displaced Yankee, Melissa Justice has embraced the South. After teaching for over a decade, she now spends her time in the Piedmont sitting on her porch, lazily reading, writing, and drinking ice tea.

 

Joe Purvis

JOE PURVIS

Joe recently relocated to Charlotte from Austin, TX. Combining art with business; his photography is focused on helping businesses market with more impact. See Joe’s portfolio online at joepurvis.com.