About - Joy Brathwaite Photography

A friend once said   " The greatest blessing a child can have is to be with a family that loves and adores them".

I believe family is the core of who we are. In fact, I believe this so strongly that I switched from being an engineer to being a family photographer. Times flies, and my goal is to capture those precious family moments that we hold dear. But let's start from the beginning.

Ten years ago if you told me I was going to be a full time photographer, I would have laughed at you. I was in the midst of my Aerospace Engineering Ph.D. program at Georgia Tech, and had very little time for hobbies, least of all photography. Being a creative was the farthest thing from my mind. Only after graduating did I decide to explore my creative side with photography.

And I haven't look back since.  

There is something about seeing those you love captured in a single moment that makes us smile. Seeing the little ones who'll be off to college soon, can fill us with pride. Because when all is said and done, it is family that will always have our heart.




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