Daphne Cobb (left) ties helium balloons into her family's lantern before the start of the Decatur Lantern Parade at Color Wheel Studio on Friday, May 15, 2015.

Decatur Lantern Parade

Friday, May 15, 2015 Last Friday was amazing. The streets of Decatur were lit up as around 1,500 people strolled from Color Wheel Studio...
Dr. Stephen Green (center), the new superintendent for Dekalb County schools, signs into the visitors log before touring Hambrick Elementary School in Stone Mountain on Wednesday, May 20, 2015.

Dr. Stephen Green the New Superintendent for Dekalb County Schools

Wednesday, May 20, 2015 Starting on July 1, Dekalb County will be getting a new school superintendent. And the job goes to Dr. R....
Matt Warenzak (hands) pours a beer for Ashley Ackerman during the East Atlanta Beer Fest at Brownwood Park on Saturday, May 16, 2015.

East Atlanta Beer Fest

Saturday, May 16, 2015 East Atlanta came out in force on Saturday all for the love of beer. 175 different beers to be exact....
Drake White (center) has his photo taken with Stephanie Huesca (left) and Lynn Lobis after performing during the Shaky Boots Music Festival at Kennesaw State University on Sunday, May 17, 2015.

Shaky Boots – Sunday

Sunday, May 17, 2015 So it seems that May is the month of music festivals. With Shaky Knees last weekend and CounterPoint Festival next...
Some of the buildings in downtown Atlanta are reflected in the mirrored windows of the American Cancer Society building on Wednesday, May 13, 2015.

Atlanta Perspective

Wednesday, May 13, 2015 Sometimes I happen upon fun, unintentional circumstances that lead to an interesting photograph. Sometimes it really is as simple as...
Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter listens to speakers give suggestions on how to end sexual exploitation during the inaugural World Summit to End Sexual Exploitation at the Carter Center in Atlanta on Tuesday, May 12, 2015.

Former President Jimmy Carter

Tuesday, May 12, 2015 Former United States President Jimmy Carter sat on a panel for the inaugural World Summit to End Sexual Exploitation on...
Hero gets a bath from Alison James at the Pet Lodge pet resort in Alpharetta on Sunday, May 10, 2015.

Istanbul Golden Retriever Rescue

Sunday, May 10, 2015 36 golden retrievers from Istanbul, Turkey made a plane trip to Atlanta over the weekend as Adopt a Golden Atlanta...
Tasmin Fanning (center) and Josh Jordan walk toward the Peachtree Stage as people take shelter from the heat in the shade during the Shaky Knees Music Festival at Central Park in Atlanta on Saturday, May 9, 2015.

Shaky Knees Music Festival – Saturday

Saturday, May 9, 2015 I feel that I should have trained for a marathon. Shaky Knees Music Festival is an onslaught of awesome music...
Mac DeMarco performs on stage during the first day of the Shaky Knees Music Festival at Central Park in Atlanta on Friday, May 8, 2015.

Shaky Knees Music Festival – Friday

Friday, May 8, 2015 Music, like photography, is one of my passions and Atlanta is a great place to live to have an abundance...
The Georgia Aquarium on Monday, April 27, 2015.

An afternoon at the Georgia Aquarium

Monday, April 27, 2015 I love the Georgia Aquarium! The tunnel that funnily enough reminds me of a scene from one of the Jaws...