CHERISHED MEMORIES PLUS (CMP) is a residential photography and design studio owned and operated by Bruce and Michele Stephens. Bruce manages CMP’s photography division which includes private and commercial events, weddings, executive & lifestyle portraits and photo restoration. Michele manages “Designs by CMP” their graphic design division. This division creates mobile apps, brand identities, custom books, albums, stationery and greeting cards.
ABOUT US—Bruce developed a love for photography starting with his first point and shoot film camera many years ago. He's often seen with a camera in his hand and has a rare gift of being able to capture the true personality and beauty of each person he photographs. Bruce’s passion and success as a photographer is what gives CMP it’s unique style of photography.
Michele's quiet observant style of photography enables her to capture many of the precious moments and finer details that she incorporates in the design of their client's custom book, portraits and stationery products. Her love of design and passion for preserving the past through visual storytelling gives CMP the ability to offer their clients beautiful pieces of artwork that they will treasure for years.
Michele also uses her design skills to offer small businesses brand consulting and graphic design services. She believes that a well branded business can help a company stand out from it’s competition, add value to its product offerings and ultimately increase consumer interest.