Tag Archives: families

getting to know you, getting to know all about you

Oh sure, a new baby’s screams aren’t exactly the sound of music, but the overwhelming feeling of curiosity and wonder make everything worth it. I remember how fascinated I was when my daughter Jenna was born. I was a very young mother (20 years old) and knew virtually nothing about babies. And this was 1981; […]

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Lovely Day

Even when I was shooting mostly weddings, portraiture was my first love (well, specifically, portraits of dogs). I never saw myself as enjoying people, especially babies. I just wasn’t a “baby person.” But here I am, a few years later, with an official “studio spit rag” and some bottles of formula in the cupboard. I’ve […]

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Just…be.

Okay, pay attention now, because this is a super important topic that I’ve been meaning to write about for a long time. The recent batch of family sessions I’ve done (and especially the ones I have coming up) just reminded me to get my butt in gear and post this because this, you guys, is […]

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