SALISBURY — For Brianna Mitschele, taking photos at an elegant wedding isn’t as different from putting out a raging fire as one might think.
“That’s why I really like shooting weddings, because not one wedding is the same,” Mitschele said. “Every one is different. It’s kind of like a fire. Every fire was different.”
Mitschele would know — she’s done both.
A former firefighter with the Salisbury Fire Department, Mitschele has launched a second career as the one-woman show behind Flashpoint Photography. After working out of her Denton home for several years, she’s currently preparing to open a studio at 119 W. Innes St., the former home of Priscillia Clark Interior Design.
Mitschele’s studio will be located less than a half mile from where she worked for three years at Fire Station No. 1.
“I really fell in love with the downtown area,” Mitschele said. “I knew I wanted