I’m so grateful for the reception our clients and industry partners have given us. As you decide on the right photographer for you, consider the recognition and accomplishments below. For some, this may be enough for you to feel confident in trusting us for your special occasion.


In His Image Photography has been published hundreds of times in print and digital publications. We’ve also have been recently commissioned to photograph the covers of these phenomenal magazines:

African American Wedding Photographer | Cover of Munaluchi Bride Magazine
Black wedding photographer | Cover of The Prevailing Woman Magazine

Online Wedding + Engagement Publications

See our most recent featured weddings + engagements published in the leading wedding print + online publications.


Two Bright Lights Editors’ Choice Award 2018 – ’20

Best Wedding Photographer in North Carolina

The Editors’ Choice Awards honor Two Bright Lights submitters whose talent was continually recognized by top print magazines, blogs, and websites. Their hard work and commitment to getting published place them among the top 1%, from a community made up of over 50,000 photographers and event professionals across 100 countries.

The Knot’s Best of Weddings Hall of Fame

Best Wedding Photographer

The Knot Best of Weddings Hall of Fame recognizes wedding vendors who earned a Best of Weddings award at least four times! Induction is the highest honor in the wedding industry and means that couples love working with them. In His Image Photography has consistently earned Best of Wedding every year since 2012!

In His Image Photography was one of the first photographers to be inducted into The Knot Best of Weddings Hall of Fame, and has led all North Carolina recipients with over 150 5-star reviews from couples just like you!

The Knot’s Best of Weddings: 2012 – 2022!

Best Wedding Photographer in Raleigh

The Knot Best of Weddings is an annual award that recognizes the top wedding vendors across the country. This prestigious honor distinguishes vendors who are trusted, dependable, and fun to work with. They have dazzled and delighted their couples, and it definitely shows.

In His Image Photography has been awarded The Knot Best of Weddings ever since 2012!

WeddingWire’s 150+ Review Club

Best Black Wedding Photographer

Vendors who have made it into the 100 Review Club are part of an exclusive group of premium Pros who have worked hard to earn more than 100 wedding reviews while maintaining an average rating of 3.5 or higher (ours is 5.0 out of 5.0!). We’re celebrating all the hard work it took to reach the coveted WeddingWire Rated™ Black Badge!

WeddingWire’s Couples’ Choice Awards: 2011-2022!

Best Photographer in North Carolina

The Wedding Wire Couples’ Choice Awards® recognizes local wedding professionals who demonstrate excellence in quality, service, responsiveness, and professionalism. Winners are determined by the reviews from more than one million WeddingWire couples.

In His Image Photography has been awarded WeddingWire’s Couples’ Choice Awards every year but once since 2011!

Speaking Engagements

Professional Photographers of America

Dajuan routinely instructs up to four PPA Super One Day courses providing professional development opportunities for professional and aspiring wedding and portrait photographers.

Professional Photographers of North Carolina

Dajuan instructs Shoot Socials periodically to members and non-members of the Professional Photographers of North Carolina.

Triangle Professional Photographers

Topic: Making it Work as a Full Time Professional Photographer

Signature CEO Conference

The Signature CEO Conference is the best business conference I’ve attended in my twenty years in the industry. See for yourself!

Participated in a vendor panel. Topic: The Grit & Grace of Being My Own Boss

Evolve 2018

A Forum for Wedding Planners. Participated on a vendor panel discussing the relationship and inter-operation of wedding professionals.

Are You Planning for Your Wedding Day?

This is no doubt an exciting time for you, and I'd like to help. My team and I photograph 40+ weddings per year all over North Carolina, Virginia, South Carolina and Georgia.

You will be in good hands. My team, In His Image Photography, has over 300 5-star reviews on The Knot and WeddingWire combined!

Use the buttons below to see our availability, starting prices, and to contact us for more detailed information.

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