"Photography takes an instant out of time, altering life by holding it still." Dorothea Lange

Amanda Gibson Photography 

years of experience

I create images that celebrate your every day love. I'm here for family, for life, and the real moments that make your heart so full of joy. I love growing with families from engagement session + weddings to documenting milestones of their babies throughout the beginning years. My clients become my family + that is the best part of my job, hands down! I am dedicated to capture the unique personalities in your families, the genuine joy of your child's laugh, + the special season you are in, in your lives!

Hey, you!
I'm Amanda. Wife. Mother of 3. Joy Capturer. Happy Life Seeker. Natural Light Chaser. Special Moment Documenter.  Joke Teller. Baby Snuggler. Wannabe Blogger. Wedding veil Fluffer. Dog Whisperer. Artist. Kid at Heart. 
+ oh yeah, I'm a professional photographer based out of Bluefield, West Virginia.  

educational workshops


photography specializations



Family Portraits

Family Sessions are my absolute favorite! I love capturing the unique relationships + personalities during our time together. Relating to each individual family member and interacting with the children to get the BEST smile to hang on your wall is my element. I,also, love that families can be many different combinations + styles of photography. Family Sessions can be the excitement of the arrival a new baby during maternity portraits,  the bonding and welcoming of a new baby during Fresh 48 sessions, seasonal family portraits, mommy +me's, sibling sessions and many, many more. 


The I do's. 

I am inspired by love. I love love and documenting it. Whether its the mother zipping up the brides wedding dress, the father straightening his sons tie, the groom seeing his woman for the first time at the end of the aisle or the first kiss. I want to capture those moments in a way that nake you cry happy tears when you receive your gallery! I want to be your best friend, but just happen to have a camera in my hand to document your big day. I'm here to be by the brides side the entire day and night to help with her bustle, fix her hair, and give her a pep talk when she has butteflies in her stomach from marrying the love of her life. I am much more than a photographer on your big day and usually walk away with many more friends. 


Senior Portraits

I am inspired by designing a Senior session for my senior that "fits" their personality and inspiration. All my senior sessions are uniquely set up for the client down to the locations, poses, and outfits. I am very involved in every aspect of planning in my senior portraits and help with my professional advice to make sure everyone feels comfortable on this special day. I have grown a love for Seniors and capturing the excitement of their future. 


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