Thank You! I cannot believe that 2017 is coming to an end already! Thank you to each and every single one of you that has made me your Tampa Bay Photographer! It has been a great year for me both in my business and in my personal life and I look forward to amazing things […]

Once upon a time ago you got married in a white dress, you didn’t see your soon to be husband until you walked down the aisle and it was always in a church! But times are changing and so are wedding cakes! Who would have thought the basic cake would be one of the things […]

naked cake

Are  you looking for a photographer for your Tampa Bay family session? Trying to decide if a family session is right for you? My name is LeShayne, and I am a local photographer but first and foremost I am a mom. Picture day can be hard – finding the right clothes, the right photographer, the […]

What is a “First Look”? More and more couples are choosing to do a first look – but what does this mean? A first look is when a couple see each other, all dressed up and ready for the wedding but BEFORE the ceremony. While there are multiple ways to do this usually it takes […]

A groom looks at his bride for the first look, she is wearing a veil

Congratulations! He popped the question and you said yes! It’s really happening! It is official you are engaged and getting married. You’ve (probably) never done this before and are likely saying to yourself, “so now what?” Here are a few tips and next steps we hope you find helpful as your start your wedding planning […]

TJ and Mary, both former Navy, met while serving our country! While they may have military backgrounds they are the most laid back couple and everything about their wedding day represented a beautiful and simple love! With spring colored dresses, dried wildflower bouquets and handmade streamers this lovely Homosassa Springs wedding was the perfect way […]

Without you guys I could not do this job I sooooo love! So what are brides saying about LeShayne Maddex, Photographer? See for yourself! Mary said… “LeShayne was wonderful. She took such beautiful pictures of our wedding day, and made sure the pictures reflected the love and joy of the day! She’s very flexible and […]

I am so excited to tell you that we are GROWING here at – and I am so thankful for all of you that make that possible! Starting in 2016 each and every wedding package I offer includes a second shooter. This allows us to capture formal and candid moments simultaneously and cover every […]

I am lucky to call James & Jessica my friends and when they came to visit from “across the pond” I got the opportunity to meet their latest addition. Julia is the most precious child, and those cheeks! Just too cute! We did this Palm Harbor family session at the beautiful John Chestnut Park and […]

Palm Harbor Family Session

These sweet kids ordered up perfect weather for their Springhill wedding. With festive red to follow the recent holidays, these two tied the knot in a church where the bride’s grandfather officiated. A message filled with love and hope alongside some precious family stories had lots of the congregation in tears. Combining faith and tradition […]

Springhill wedding