New Orleans is a special city and it creates some really special #Black Southern Belles. Quinn Gordon is one of those belles. Owner of With Love, Barbara Witherite in Dallas TX, she is one of NOLA’s premier wedding photographers. We love her not only for her photography but for her story of pursuing her passion to create the life she deserved. Get some weekend inspiration to take that next step in your career or just awe in the beauty of her work and the southern back drops of her photography.
With Love, Quinntography
What You Provide:
Wedding Photography Services, Customized Wedding Products
Where are you based?
New Orleans, LA
Why did you decide to start a business?
I wanted the freedom to be able to live my life without having to work long, crazy hours or sacrificing time with family
What is your favorite client story?
A couple hired me to shoot their wedding where they first met: their high school. They were high school sweet hearts and on their 10th anniversary they were married.
What is your website?
Who are some of your business idols?
Mark Eric, Dark Roux, Jasmine Starr
Do you have any mentors?
What is your favorite thing about being southern?
Southern Hospitality all day. There’s something about southern folks being laid back, very friendly, and the food is to die for.
What is your favorite southern dish?
Shrimp Po-boys, crawfish, beignets
What is the most important thing you have done to build your business?
The most important thing I’ve done for my business is learning everything I can about photography, whether I’m learning on youtube, google or attending workshops. The information out there is immeasurable.
What is your favorite item or piece of clothing to wear/use while doing business?
I have turquoise chucks that match the color of my logo (for my my laid back weddings)1