US veteran financial advisor

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An Army veteran turned Real Estate Advisor, Traci Crawford, prioritizes exceptional customer service when helping her clients sell and buy homes. Personal branding photographer Kay Kawada designed Traci’s photographs to reflect her friendly, down-to-earth personality intertwined with professionalism and competence. Traci from Engel & Völkers Jacksonville, helped many military families relocate to the Naval Air […]

From Army Veteran To Real Estate Advisor

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Need a party planner in the Ponte Vedra, FL area? For family fun, just get the party box. Clean, fun, and easy.

Little Miss Party

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GAHHHHH!!! It’s that time to sign up for the level up Subscription!!!! OH, MY WORD.  The time has come to sign up for the subscription-based Level Up COLLECTION! This is only available 1 time out of the entire year and ONLY available for ONE WEEK!! SO get on it!! SO WHO IS THIS FOR? This […]


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Don’t know where to start with backing up your images? Now that you downloaded your gorgeous images to your computer, how are you backing them up? Most photographers won’t keep your images saved after a certain period of time.   You want to make sure that you secure your investment right away!  Here are my top […]

Back It Up

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Healing with Grace – Spiritual healer, Animal Communicator Akiko Nakatsukasa Akiko was in need of photos for the launch of her new business as an Animal healer, and Animal Medium where she can connect with all animals through a photo. Whether your beloved pet has  had a heard past, or your pet has passed on, […]

Akiko: Healing with Grace Brand Photography

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Executive Area Manager Arbonne International A vegan health and wellness business in Bradenton, Florida Rayne, chose our 1 – time elevation collection and coaching/consultation to make the look and feel of her social content more cohesive. Her goal was to get images that will elevate her business and inspire and speak to her clients while […]


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WEB DESIGNER, BRAND STRATEGIST High Note Designs Lisette and I worked on creating beautiful images for her business with our 1 time Level Up Collection. This collection worked best for her since she had a website that was about to launch, blog, Instagram, Facebook, and other social media accounts that needed branded content. She is […]


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Shop Life & Style – Owner Melissa Anderson Melissa was in need of photos for the  launch of her new Self-care Sunday curated boxes for her online boutique Shop Life & Style.  She had many products and wanted personalized product photography for her box but some lifestyle images that she was included in. It is […]


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Hello and welcome to my new beginning. My long time, planning, saving, dreaming of this business. I’m Kay Kawada, the owner and head photographer of River Eight & Co. I originally came up with the name River Eight from my last name in Japanese, Kawada. (The Kawa means river.) And I chose eight for two […]

Where did the name RIVER EIGHT & CO come from?


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