A collection of stories and photographs rooted in a simple belief: One of the greatest gifts we’ve been given is the people in our lives, and the relationships we’ve built with them deserve to be beautifully documented.

Welcome to the Blog

JANA MUSSELWHITE PHOTOGRAPHY

Featured Posts

THE FULL POST

The vision for Liz and Paul’s wedding was “Nancy Meyers Dinner Party”. That vision was made a reality with thoughtful details!

Thomas Jefferson Tower Wedding

Thomas Jefferson Tower Wedding
THE FULL POST

Photos in special places have an extra layer of sentimentality to them. The Northcutt family has rented the same beach house on 30A every summer for years – a tradition that’s become as certain for them as the sunrise. They wanted their most recent trip documented with photos together. 

Alys Beach Family Photos

Family Photos at Alys Beach
THE FULL POST

Caroline and Hank had a beautifully classic Mountain Brook Baptist Church Wedding, followed by a lively reception at The Farrell in Homewood. Like most of the couples I have the joy of working with, their wedding day was centered around celebrating with their family and closest friends.

Mountain Brook Baptist Church Wedding

Wedding at Mountain Brook Baptist Church
THE FULL POST

When you’re deciding how to choose a wedding photographer, how do you know what’s best for you? I’ve spent years walking through the decision-making process with dozens of couples. Read on for helpful suggestions!

How to Choose a Wedding Photographer

THE FULL POST

I first met Emily and Brett for photos of just the two of them, and now their family has grown! We documented the milestone with newborn photos in their home.

Baby Sarah

Newborn photos in a living room in Birmingham, AL
THE FULL POST

Laura and Robert hoped for wedding photos that were treasured images that were “candid, emotional, and full of movement”, and their wedding day was a beautiful canvas for each of these things to thrive.

Third Presbyterian Church Wedding

Third Presbyterian Church Wedding in Birmingham, Alabama
THE FULL POST

21 images that creatively fueled me as an artist and reminded me how special this work is.

My Favorite Photos of 2022

Birmingham AL Wedding Photographer
THE FULL POST

This sweet family has been taking family photos throughout many special seasons. When they welcomed their third child into the world, we documented the occasion with newborn and family photos at home.

Baby Hampton

Birmingham Newborn Photography
THE FULL POST

A Canterbury United Methodist Church Wedding, a reception at The Birmingham Botanical Gardens, getting ready at The Tutwiler Hotel… Jessica and Wills’ wedding was quintessentially Birmingham.

Canterbury United Methodist Church Wedding

Canterbury United Methodist Church Wedding
THE FULL POST

Happy Wedding Week to Liz & Paul! Earlier this year, their downtown Birmingham engagement session provided the perfect opportunity for us to get to know each other, and for Liz and Paul to get used to taking photos. Wedding days often feel like a blur — a blur of joy, love, friends, family, and of […]

Downtown Birmingham Engagement Session

You'll receive a monthly dose of things that are bringing me delight, links to the latest blog posts, and news about upcoming session dates!

Join the Email List

SIGN UP