Jimmy McDonald

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Photography Classes begin October 26, 2017


Photography Classes

I receive many photography questions via email and when out and about.  I enjoy meeting other camera enthusiasts and sharing what I have learned as a professional photographer.  During the classes, I will explain in detail various settings, techniques and tricks that I use during photo sessions and assignments.  The classes are informal and questions are encouraged.

COST- $25.00 per person per class.  ($80.00 for anyone signing up for all four classes by October 26th) Anyone 9 yrs or older is invited to attend the class.   Fees will be due upon arrival for class.

  • October 26th @ 6:00pm – Class One – Getting to know your camera and learning how to find the correct functions for your photography needs.
  • November 2nd @ 6:00pm – Class Two – Three main camera settings that you need to be aware of and understand.  Review for this class will continue during the following two classes.
  • November 9th @ 6:00pm – Class Three – Composition (8 techniques will be discussed)  and Action Photography
  • November 16th @ 6:00pm – Class Four – Landscape photography and Understanding Lighting Techniques

 Be prepared for your class with the following:

          • Your camera.
          • The camera battery charged, and the camera instruction manual.
          • Pen and paper handy.
          • Questions ready.
          • Select photographs that you have questions about, and some of your “greatest hits.”


Classes are held at:

Arts Richmond Center

123 East Washington Street

Rockingham, NC  28379



Richmond Senior Prom Sneak Peek


Prom night was an exciting time for many students of Richmond Senior High School.  Dressing up, having dinner with friends, posing for photos and dancing for hours were just a few of the prom weekend activities available.   I enjoyed meeting and photographing prom goers during the night.

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2017 Rockingham Parks and Rec Baseball/Softball schedule.



Please arrive one hour prior to game time. Purchasing photos is optional. Out of courtesy to people wanting to purchase team photos, we ask you have your child present to photograph a complete team photo.

All photos sessions will be in at the entrance to Bynum field near the pool at Browder park. Location will depend on your game field location on photo day.

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Cheer photo sessions.


Cheer photo sessions are underway.  Wonderful group of people this morning.

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Richmond Senior High School Prom Photos


Richmond Senior High School students will receive prom tickets Thursday and Friday. Prom photo info and order forms will also be included. Several print packages will be available. We will have a prom themed scene with props setup in downstairs D-Pod during the prom from 8:00 pm until Midnight. We look forward to photographing prom goers Saturday night.

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Bold Moves Dance Company Photo Sessions – Behind the Scenes


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Ravens Senior Session


We had perfect weather conditions for Raven’s Senior Session at Leak Wall Gardens.  Fortunately some flowers were available for a few poses.

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Steamy in the studio


Steaming new backdrops for Spring Day Care photo sessions. #backyard #rustic #jmacphoto

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Eagle Scout Ceremony


This was a very special moment for Caleb and Josh.  Many hours of work are required to earn the Eagle Scout award.  Congratulations!eagle0001 eagle0004 eagle0007 eagle0009 eagle0016 eagle0018 eagle0022 eagle0025 eagle0026 eagle0035 eagle0038 eagle0039 eagle0040 eagle0049 eagle0053 eagle0055 eagle0058 eagle0061


2017 Piedmont Bridal Show


We are giving away a couple of bridal sessions during the Piedmont Bridal Show. Sunday February 26th. 1:00 until 4:00 at Cole Auditorium. http://www.piedmontbridalshow.com/


Happy New Year!!


Giving a gigantic “Thank you!” to everyone who helped to keep me busy during 2016. I am excited about viewing 2017 through the lens. Happy New Year!!!


Congratulations to all Newlyweds.



‘Tis the season for saying “Yes” to your proposal. Remember Jimmy McDonald Photography when you are preparing for your wedding day.


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2016 Rockingham Parks and Rec Volleyball schedule


Parks & Rec 2016 Team Photos – Updated 11/27/2016 11:15pm

 2016 Rockingham Parks and Rec Volleyball schedule

Please arrive one hour prior to game time.  Purchasing photos is optional.   Out of courtesy to people wanting to purchase team photos, we ask you have your child present to photograph a complete team photo.

12/03/2016 Sat 8:00 A.M. 11U Twisted Treats

12/03/2016 Sat 8:00 A.M. 11U Jmac PHoto

12/03/2016 Sat 8:45 A.M. 11U Welcome Finance

12/03/2016 Sat 8:45 A.M. 11U The Embroidery Center

12/03/2016 Sat 9:30 A.M. 11U Sims Tree Service

12/03/2016 Sat 11:00 P.M. 15U Rockingham Fire Dept.

12/03/2016 Sat 11:00 P.M. 15U Jeff’s Trophies

12/03/2016 Sat 11:45 P.M. 15U Rockingham Police Dept.

12/03/2016 Sat 11:45 P.M. 15U. Family Pharmacy

12/03/2016 Sat 12:30 P.M. 15U Jelgo

View additional information at http://www.jmacphoto.com/photographer/?page_id=97

Signup For Mini Christmas Sessions



10/12/2016 – Signup For Mini Christmas Sessions HERE.  I have put together some Christmas settings in the studio.  I have various arrangements and welcome clients to bring personal items to assist in making their sessions more unique.

30 Minutes Mini Sessions – $65.00 including digital file download.   High resolution photo file CD’s with print release can be purchased for an additional $10.00 each

Four backdrops will be available and clients can use 1 or more during the session as time permits.


2015 Christmas Mini Sessions


Upon request, I have put together a Christmas settings in the studio.  I have various arrangements and welcome clients to bring personal items to assist in making their sessions more unique.

30 Minutes Mini Sessions – $50.00    High resolution photo file CD with copyright release is included with each session. 

Click HERE for available dates and registration.

New scenes for 2015!


Group Fireplace Scene

Group Fireplace Scene


Individual Winter Scene


Individual Banner Scene




HEY CLASS OF 2016!!!


Your senior year in high school is a very exciting time in your life.  This is the perfect time to document the young adult you have become over the years through a professional senior portrait.


Sessions can be schedule at several locations with wardrobe changes as requested.

Do you need amazing senior pictures in the Richmond County and surrounding areas?

My senior pictures session generally takes about an hour.  I photograph most of the sessions outdoors but often use my studio in downtown Rockingham. N. C.   I can recommend several locations that add uniqueness and originality to your photographs.   I offer up to three wardrobe changes, 50 to 75  incredible images to select from, online viewing with shopping cart ordering and the freedom to design your own package.

Mini Session – This option is $25.00 for a 30 min session at any predetermined location in Richmond County.  The photo file CD for mini sessions is available for $50.00.

Hour Sessions – $40.00 sitting fee up to one hour. This option does not include prints. An online gallery will be setup for unlimited print ordering.  *(travel fee may apply to surrounding counties)  A Photo file CD consist of all edited  files cropped and prepared for unlimited printing up to 11×14 in size is available for $100.00.

Call 910-995-3569 or email jimmy@jmacphoto.com for more information or to schedule a session.

Myrtle Beach Portrait Sessions July 11th & 12th, 2015




I will be traveling with Cameras during the weekend of July 11th and have decided to offer a few mini beach photo sessions.  These sessions are for family, children, senior, and pets.

In order to avoid the crowds, find parking and pickup the best lighting these sessions will begin at early am hours.

Saturday July 11th Sunday July 12th
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9:30 9:30


***  One Sunrise session for Sunday morning will be available at 6:30.


These 20-25minute sessions cost $50.00.    This includes sitting fee and hi-resolution file download for all edited images.  Call (910) 995-3569 or email jimmy@jmacphoto.com to reserve your session.  The digital download files are edited and prepared for printing up to 11×14  – www.mpix.com is a great online printing service.

Location:   Public Access located at 66th Ave North beside 6506 N Ocean Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC 29572.




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Cap and Gown sessions continue



The cap and gown session fee is $15.00. I’ll photograph up to 5 different cap & gown poses. The proofs will be posted online for print and CD photo file purchasing. The CD ($35.00) will contain a high resolution file of all of the poses with copyright release for printing. You will need your own cap & gown set with applicable club sashes and stoles. Please call or email to schedule an appointment.

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