What better time of the year to have a maternity session than during the season all about the most famous pregnancy of all?! And what better place to have the maternity session than in a greenhouse nursery! After all, it is the time when you’re preparing for the baby and getting things ready in the… […]
“What?! I was in band, too!!!” I love it when I find connections with my clients, but this senior girl is infinitely WAY cooler than I ever was. First of all, she’s on the snare in marching band, which is the drummer responsible for keeping everyone’s March in step. I still remember our drum corp […]
All the fun begins with the planning sessions I have with clients before the portrait sessions. They usually start out polite, with a lot of I-don’t-know’s and not-interested-in-much’s. With just a little patience and digging around, personalities and interests do start to pop out. What I’ve learned is that we are so fascinated (sometimes intimidated) […]
Ah, the victory of successful adulthood – having your stuff together enough to be able to send out a family Christmas card (no matter what your family looks like)! I’m so glad I was able to help with this one! My neighborhood association had a block party back in September, so I threw in a […]
Despite air that felt like a heat wave coming off a frying pan, everyone’s face had tiny jewels of sweat framing their good-natured dispositions. After all, this was a family that gathers together frequently and with much enthusiasm. How could a balmy July evening stop that kind of bond?
Here in Indiana the most common conversation is the weather. It’s so ___________ (fill in the temperature). We all act like whatever the weather is, it’s unusual – but that’s Indiana! You never know what to expect! We have something called a forecast, which many of you have in your local news segment. We have […]
Back in December this family received a gift voucher for a free family session at a baby shower. The expecting mom was trying to decide when to use it. She’d never had maternity photos, so maybe that was an option. She liked the idea of newborn photos (especially with three older siblings to dote over […]
I know you’ve walked into a small business before and seen a framed dollar bill behind the counter. It is the first dollar bill they made in sales, and so its significance is frame-able. There’s just something about “firsts”. This session was a first for me – it was the first time a senior’s family […]