I'm Destinee and this is where I share my life, my work, and my heart. As a multi-passionate creative, you'll find a little bit of everything I love here: my photography, my writing, and my advocacy for mental health and social justice. I may not be for everyone, but I hope that you'll feel welcomed, encouraged, and inspired from this online space. 


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Five Reasons to Invest in Brand Portraits

How You Can Use Branding Portraits to Grow Your Business I could go on for days about all the ways I believe millennials are changing the world – but more specifically, the creative world. When it comes to small business, there has been a shift in the way businesses represent themselves. More entrepreneurs are focusing […]


Five Reasons to Invest in Branding Portraits by Destinee Stark Photography // Canton, Ohio

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Mother Daughter Portraits

Why Mother Daughter Portraits are Necessary I hosted a giveaway for mother daughter portraits on Instagram. The rules were simple: Post a photo of you and your mama. Share how much you love her, and tag me. These stories were some of my favorites to read! You see, my mom was killed by a drunk […]


Faith and Sam // Mother Daughter Portraits in Akron, Ohio by Destinee Stark Photography

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Olivia | Branding Portraits

Modern Branding Portraits for Creatives and Small Business Owners I was so excited to reconnect with my old friend, Olivia, for her branding portraits. I met Olivia when we both cheered competitively for Blue Storm Athletics in high school, so I’ve actually known her for about 10 years! That’s crazy, and makes me feel so old! […]


Olivia | Modern Portraits for Creative Entrepreneurs in Cleveland, Ohio by Destinee Stark Photography

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