Maternity Sessions, Karen + Michelle

The Winter is always my off-season for photography although it seems this year I’ve been pretty busy and consistent. This is also the time of year where I do things like set goals, work on my parenting blog, update my website, prepare my tax return (NO FUN!) and this year I took a really amazing photography e-course. AND I also use this time to build my portfolio and do a couple free, creative shoots.

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Newborn Sessions, Lifestyle with a Fine Art Twist

When I first began my family photography journey, I made a goal for to educate myself once every winter. Last year I took an online photography course by one of my inspirations (Twyla Jones). This year, I put a call out to expecting mothers willing to let me come by and photograph their sweet babies in return of some free photos. I called this education by experience.

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Photographing Children; Let Them Be Little

I took my kids, Jack and Audrey, down to the beach the other evening for some photos for a number of reasons. 1. We had such a beautiful sunny day, I knew the sunset would be lovely. 2. I haven't taken many photos of them recently. 3. I have been thinking A LOT lately about my style of capturing photos of children.

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