Raegan Kennedy, Oliver Springs High School Senior, Southern Charm Boutique, Noelle Bell Photography

It’s been a busy April and May and gearing up for a busy summer as the 2016 seniors sessions begin!   About a month ago Raegan Kennedy, one of my junior reps from last year and now one of my class of 2016 seniors, and I got together to do her last junior model shoot with Noelle Bell Photography.  We had so much fun and got some amazing images of her with some outfits from Southern Charm Boutique in Oliver Springs, where she does some modeling for the owner.  We also captured some images of her in one of the prom dresses that she wore to one of the two proms she attended this spring.  So here are some of my favorite images from this session.

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If you haven’t yet scheduled your high school senior portraits yet call today as June has 8 openings left and July only has 4 spots and those are booking up quickly.   Contact Noelle Bell Photography studios at (865) 661-2744 or email noelle@noellebellphotography.com today or fill out the form below.

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Ryan Long, CAK 2015 Senior, Noelle Bell Photography

It was such a joy meeting and working with both Jackie and Ryan Long this year.  Jackie called the studios of Noelle Bell Photography after realizing that her son’s senior portraits needed to be done quickly before he graduated.  We set a date and headed to the old city in downtown Knoxville for the session.

Ryan not only rocked his session, but in a few of the pictures, he is looking a little bit like Jason Priestly from 90210 (and yes I know not everyone even knows what that is so I’m dating myself by even saying this!).  Here are my favorite black and white images of him that we captured that day.

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His girlfriend came along as well so we captured some pictures of the two of them as well.  They make such a good looking couple even when they are goofing off.

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Mother and Son, Senior Pictures, black and whiteAnd here are a few more of my favorites from this session.

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If you haven’t yet scheduled your high school senior portraits yet call today as June has 8 openings left and July only has 4 spots and those are booking up quickly.   Contact Noelle Bell Photography studios at (865) 661-2744 or email noelle@noellebellphotography.com today or fill out the form below.

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PPETN Workshop, Noelle Bell Photography, Knoxville TN

Last week, myself and over 40+ members of the Professional Photographers of East Tennessee held a workshop at one of our members studio in Maryville, TN.  Gena Tussey of Stationhouse Photography graciously offered her studio to us where we had the opportunity to shoot with various studio lights and light modifiers.  We had three wonderful models who did a phenomenal job.  Katie dressed up in cos-play, Liz wore a dress from Wedding Wonderland, and Raegan Kennedy, one of my high school senior models, brought some new outfits from Southern Charm Boutique in Oliver Springs, TN.

I didn’t have a lot of time to shoot because we had so many members show up and I helped with one of the stations for a bit.  It is such an honor to have colleagues that want help from each other and work together to improve their skill sets.  Here are some of the images Noelle Bell Photography captured from the night.

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Noelle

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Isabella Lee, Class of 2017, Extreme Sports Portraits, Noelle Bell Photography

Noelle Bell Photography has had a lot of fun doing extreme sports portraits with my seniors this past year and I wanted to play around with another sport and lighting set up on a different background.  I asked Isabella to come in earlier this year after softball practice and we had a lot of fun capturing some extreme sports portraits of her in her softball uniforms.

I can’t wait to see what the next session will look like as I’m excited to add more sports with my 2016 seniors.

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And this is my composite work of a shoot we did in the studio.  I want to do Noelle Bell Photography, Senior Portrait Photographer Knoxville TN, Senior Girl, Extreme Sports Portraits, Softball Portraits, Bearden High School Senior PortraitsIf you like this and have a sport you want to capture, call the studio before June 1st and receive a $50 product credit towards your senior portrait order.  Contact Noelle Bell Photography studios at (865) 661-2744 or email noelle@noellebellphotography.com today or fill out the form below.

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Dogwood Arts Chalk Walk and Art DeTour, Noelle Bell Photography

Last weekend was a beautiful, bright and sunny Saturday.  It was the perfect day for the Dogwood Arts Chalk Walk and Art DeTour.  Downtown in the heart of Knoxville, Market Square, was an amazing display of all the artists that had spent hours of the day working on their chalk art masterpieces.  I was amazed at the color and the detail that so many of these artists could accomplish with chalk, which was in no way simple at all.  It was nice to look at other artists work as well and be inspired by their creativity.

The day was special because it was a nice afternoon where my husband and I spent the afternoon together walking around.  We ran into some friends, had a few good laughs and then sat out on porch of Blue Coast Bar and Grill and had some amazing food.

Here are some of my favorite images that I captured from the Chalk Walk and a few from our drive around the Dogwood Arts Trails.

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There was another reason to get outside that day and that was so that I could try out my brand new Spider Holster for my camera.  I have to say I’m in love!  No more back pain as the camera is now on my waist.  It did take some getting used to for me to hook the camera in and out, and to get used to being “wider” in a crowded area as the camera hangs off the right side of my waist.  I used it for my first senior session this Saturday and it only confirmed how awesome this belt is for my back!  Getting the weight off my shoulder which has issues anyway is helping immensely.  Now do they have one for a laptop???  ;)

Hope you have a chance to get out and enjoy the sunshine today!  Happy to see it peek out between all the rain we have had.

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Bearden Water Polo, Isabel Siegel, Noelle Bell Photography

This past Friday was a first for me.  I have been to lots of swimming, diving and other water sport events, but never have I been to a water polo match.  So when I found out that one of my girls, Isabel Siegel, was going to be on the Bearden High School water polo team I had to come to a game to check it out.  Of course I was brought my camera and it took some time to figure out how the game worked, but I think I have a good grasp on the game now.  The fun thing was that in this match, Isabel was playing against her old year-round water polo team that she used to be on.

Here are some pictures from the game.

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Noelle

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Madeline Musico, Webb School of Knoxville, Class of 2015 Senior Portraits, Noelle Bell Photography

I am so happy to share some of Madeline’s senior portrait images. She is a stunningly beautiful and very talented young lady who attends Webb School of Knoxville who Noelle Bell Photography had the privilege of photographing in the fall with a theatrical like second shoot scheduled for the spring.  Madeline lived in Texas before this where she was involved in competitive theatrical programs, so she came to Knoxville, TN with star quality. We didn’t get the second shoot in between the craziness of so many college applications, college visit and her schedule with the spring play she was in at Webb. Her mom came in and to look at the images and she was blown away by how beautiful her daughter was.

Here are some of the images from the shoot we did at Noelle Bell Photography’s studio.

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Thank you Madeline for letting me capture your star quality!  Congratulation on being accepted to so many different schools and for making the hard choice and deciding on an amazing school that I know will be so grateful to have you in their program.  I’m know someday I’ll be able to say….”I knew her before she was famous”!   Congratulations and best of luck to you in your further, wherever the theatre takes you.

If you haven’t yet scheduled your high school senior portraits yet call today as April and May are booking up quickly.   Contact Noelle Bell Photography studios at (865) 661-2744 or email noelle@noellebellphotography.com today or fill out the form below.

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