At this time of year I like to take a moment to look back over all the images of the beautiful families and young people I’ve … Continue reading Thanks for a Great 2019!
Remember when…? Do you remember having your picture taken in school for the school yearbook? What I remember about those photo sessions is a photographer telling … Continue reading What is Lifestyle Photography?
I admit it. I am a bargain shopper. If I have a free day all to myself, you will usually find me second-hand shopping looking for great deals. If there’s a way to save money, I will usually choose to do so. But I think I’m finally starting to learn that there is some truth to the saying “You get what you pay for.” This winter I had two things happen that drove this point home for me when it comes to printing photos. Before I deliver a gallery to my clients I always print several images from the session … Continue reading So It Turns Out Print Quality Really Does Matter
Way back when I was planning my own wedding, I knew that I really valued photos and was willing to spend more on photos of our wedding day than most other parts of the wedding. Photos last forever! The meal and the centerpieces don’t. 🙂 I researched and interviewed several local photographers and thought I had found a husband-wife team that would give me the photos I was hoping for. I wanted beautiful candid, lifestyle type images in addition to some of the typical posed shots. Looking back, I should have taken it as a red flag ❗ when they … Continue reading The Story of Our Wedding Photos
This winter I took several new photography courses. I think it’s important to be continually learning and improving my photography so I can better serve my … Continue reading Winter Newborn Sessions
October through December…the photographer’s busy season…it’s no joke! Things were crazy busy around here. Of course, it didn’t help that we had a very unexpected (but … Continue reading Busy Season 2017 Recap
Things are getting busy around here and are about to get even busier as we head into October!!! I love it when my calendar is full … Continue reading Baby G Turns One
Some of you might remember Miss K’s birthday session that I shared recently. If not, you can read about it here – https://inlovelylight.wordpress.com/2017/09/02/happy-4th-birthday-miss-k/. Well, in addition … Continue reading Life’s About to Get Very Exciting for This Family!
Over the past year the majority of my photography clients have been parents with kids. Kids grow so fast and change so quickly that we want … Continue reading Ideas for Capturing the Best Photos of Kids
It started with an email asking if I’d ever worked with adoptive couples before. They were updating their adoption profile and needed current pictures for it. … Continue reading This Photo Session Was Meant to Be