The Secret is Out!

by Liana on June 16, 2014

The secret is OUT!  I’ve partnered with Michelle Gainey of Lemiga Events on a FUN new concept to hit the Atlanta market this week.  It’s a spin on a secret supper club…. we are calling it Society 414 Curated Date Nights.  You can READ THIS ARTICLE to find out more!!




Our Little Irish Lad

by Liana on March 20, 2014

Happy Belated St.Patrick’s Day!

This holiday marks the start of Atticus’ “birthday week” and we also happen to be part-Irish (both my side and Mike’s) so we thought it only proper to snap a few portraits of our Little Irish Lad:

Little Irish Lad

Sporting his “Kiss Me I’m Irish” shirtIrish Toddler


I can’t believe he is almost TWO!  

Atticus In Green


What’s been going on!?

March 18, 2014
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It’s been WAY too long since I’ve updated things on here.  Here’s what is new since I last posted:  December 2014 – Our Kickstarter was successfully funded!  Thank you SO much to our backers!  Mike spent most of December fulfilling our Kickstarter rewards while I worked on photo, video, and consulting work. – Photographed a [...]

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We are on Kickstarter!!

November 25, 2013
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For those of you who follow my husband, Mike, or me on Instagram, Twitter, or Facebook – you’re likely already aware that we’ve been working on launching a new business! It’s been in the works for quite some time.  The idea for Maycomb Mercantile was “born” shortly after our first son, Atticus, was born.  In [...]

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Introducing Baby Colman

November 14, 2013
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Introducing the latest addition to our family – Baby Colman!!  Colman was born at 7:59AM on October 4th.  9 lbs 7 oz and 20.5 inches long!!  He’s a big boy!!  One of these days I’m going to have to write up about how different his and his Atticus’ births were.  Let’s just say this time [...]

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Jessica & Quincy’s Variety Works Wedding – Part I

August 18, 2013
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Jessica and Quincy were married at Variety Works in Madison, GA – it was the perfect backdrop for their fun and colorful carnival-inspired celebration!!  I knew from their engagement session that this wedding was going to be all about celebrating with friends and family and just having TONS of FUN on this beautiful day.   [...]

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Smith Family Portraits

May 12, 2013
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A few weeks ago I had the pleasure of documenting a glimpse of a day-in-the-life of the Smith family.  Their daughter is not too much older than our son Atticus and it was so fun to see how interactive and mobile she is – a glimpse of what is to come so soon for us! [...]

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Tomeika’s Maternity Portraits

May 8, 2013
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You may remember Tomeika & Aron from their fun engagement session about three years ago.  Or their wedding photography or cinema from two years ago.  I was so thrilled to hear the news that they are expecting … and better yet…. expecting TWINS!!   These two have been a blessing to have in our lives [...]

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What’s New for 2013

May 5, 2013

Alas, I have been so busy these past few months the liana’s bananas blog has yet again been pushed to the back-burner for some time. So what have I been up to for the past 4 months? Here’s a quick recap: – Portrait Photographers Gathering in January – IMAGING USA was in Atlanta in January [...]

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