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Monthly Archives: September 2016

I am so grateful to have had the opportunity to photograph some really incredible seniors this year.  Of course, I enjoy having these lovely people in front of my camera, but even more so, I have really loved learning about who they are.  Hearing their passions, their hopes, what they love about their current life…

  The “M” Family. . . oh, how I love them. The “M” Family was among one of the first families I ever had the opportunity to photograph.  During a time when I was simply dipping my toe into the shallow end of photography, this family allowed me to step into their lives and they, quite quickly,…

There is this person that I know.  Every morning before the sun rises, when her eyes open and are greeted with the early morning darkness, she lies in bed and listens to the sound of the breath flowing into her lungs.  Slow and steady she breathes deep and feels the air enter her lungs ever so…

I get nervous before every session I shoot.  It doesn’t matter who my subject is, I’m always nervous.  Family, senior, wedding, couple–it just doesn’t matter. My heart rate always increases and I can hear the shakiness in my voice as soon as I greet the clients of the day.  (Perhaps I shouldn’t admit such things…

Family, together, doing what families do.  I love the beautiful simplicity of family. This family laughs a lot.  Really, a whole lot. And they play.  They play hard.  Somehow, a spontaneous football game broke out in the middle of our session.  This Mama of three rambunctious boys certainly held her own.  I also took notes–these…