Category: charlotte event photographer

A Charlotte favorite – Wine, Women & Shoes

This year the annual favorite Wine, Women & Shoes was held at the Westin Hotel on September 28th. Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina (SHFBM) puts on this annual event to raise money and awareness toward ending hunger. They provide a regional distribution warehouse and branches that supply food and grocery items to charitable agencies that… Read more »

Oktoberfest in Charlotte – A beer drinkers delight

The Charlotte Oktoberfest provides a great opportunity to make an impact on the local and surrounding communities with funds raised from its annual event.  Now in its 19th year of hosting the festival, the Carolina Brew Masters have donated over $600,000 to local charities, and look forward to continuing to donate to more local causes each… Read more »

52 Pounds of history

These past few months have been a true challenge of faith and resilience for me and my family.  As I write this blog from 36,000 feet on my way to New York from Phoenix, AZ. Back in early March, my uncle in Arizona was hospitalized with a myriad of conditions that he eventually succumbed to. … Read more »

A sweet 15 will do just fine

Why does it have to be Sweet 16? We see nothing wrong with Sweet 15? I spent a little time photographing this princess for her upcoming 15th birthday. She’s got a few years to go before college, but I feel confident she knows what she wants to do and believes she is more than capable… Read more »

Fixtures, Food, Drinks, and Opera

Charlotte photographer,  PPT Photography was invited to attend the Taste of The Tour Party on Friday night at the Ferguson showroom, by Charlotte Girl Magazine.  This event was sponsored by the Symphony Guild of Charlotte, as they are kicking off their 2016 tour.  Although, I’m not a great fan of the symphony, the food at… Read more »

Lights, Camera, Fashion

The runway lights burned  bright on Sunday at Belk Southpark.  The after- hours showcase was the annual girls day away event, put on by the Junior League of Charlotte.  Billed as one of  the largest of its kind in the mid-south, the show featured local women representing some of this year’s fashion offerings at Belk… Read more »

10 years of Charlotte fashion celebrated at Nieman Marcus

Neiman Marcus at Southpark Mall in Charlotte celebrated10 fashionable years with a charity fashion show.  The fall trends runway fashion show was hosted by Yahoo Style’s Joe Zee.  The evening included cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, sips and snacks, and brief remarks from the store manager,  who reported that the 2016 celebration  was its most successful fundraiser… Read more »

Fashionistas come to Charlotte for the Seen Ball

Marking the end of a week chocked full of stylish events, The Charlotte Seen Ball was held at The Hilton Charlotte, Center City.  Fashionistas from all over the Charlotte region held runway presentations all while enjoying a wonderful catered meal Hosted by Rita Miles and The Charlotte Seen Team. Friday and Saturday nights are always… Read more »

2016 Storybook Ball

Inspired by PeterPan, the classic novel  by J. M. Barrie.  A fun-filled evening was had at the Hilton Charlotte Center City, which was transformed into a  Peter Pan themed story book.  Delicious food completed the evening with wine,  dancing,  and a silent  auction for the grown-ups. Community members, corporate partners,  and philanthropic leaders walked the… Read more »

We love to celebrate

” If you celebrate it, we capture it ” That is just the motto that we live by.  So no matter whether you celebrate, a birthday, an anniversary, or even a divorce; PPT Photography will always be there to capture those moments for you. We had the pleasure of capturing this 21st birthday party and… Read more »