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Having a child is one of the best experiences life can give you. Children grow up so quickly, which is why it’s so important to cherish every little moment and milestone. For parents, photography is literally a saving grace since it’s the one thing that helps them capture and preserve some of their favorite moments […]

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I mean, how precious are newborns?! At three months old, Mickey was wide awake for his session! For this newborn family session, we were all on Mickey’s time. We enjoyed our time capturing images of Khrys (Mom) and Michael (Dad) spending time with and tending to baby Mickey.  I was sure to photograph his sweet […]

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Hey friends! Wanda was in the process of relocating from Maryland to Texas and wanted a mini branding session for her Yoga business, Purely Present.  We had an in-home session exactly one day before she moved! The weather was beautiful, so I took a few headshots outside in the natural light. Afterward, we came back […]

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I had the pleasure of photographing Mackenzie (4) and Malani (2) at Jones Point Park in Alexandria, Va. We met around 6:45 to take advantage of the cooler temperature and the beautiful light from the sun setting. The girls were so sweet and referred to the session as an adventure! I loved that so much! […]

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If you’re preparing for a photo session with your children, you may be feeling a bit apprehensive. It’s ok! Check out the tips below before your upcoming photo session 🙂 1. Don’t make a huge deal out of it. If you’re stressed out and cranky, your kids will usually pick up on it and act […]

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Homeschoolers deserve school portraits, too! Let me introduce you to Niecia (6) and Stella (3). They are spunky, kind, smart, and beautiful! During their portrait session, we listened to the Moana soundtrack and they sang about colors while using sign language! It was a pleasure to give them portraits to commemorate their preschool and kindergarten […]

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Meet Jamarie! Jamarie’s mom brought him to me for a headshot session. A few fun facts: Jamarie is 7 years old and in the 2nd grade. He has tons of favorite colors, his favorite subject is reading, and he wants to be an engineer when he is older. Jamarie will be launching a YouTube channel […]

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We were lucky enough to spend a beautiful spring afternoon photographing the Knecht family at Jones Point Park in Alexandria, Va. The park is literally under a bridge, and you would never guess it was there. It’s an amazing location and it has been a popular choice since adding it to our list of recommended […]

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Choosing your photo session location might seem like a big deal but it really doesn’t have to be difficult. A location usually drives some of the other decisions you will need to make, so it’s important to choose the right place. When we are scouting locations specifically for family sessions with young children, there are […]

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The bond between a mother and a child is unlike any other, and it can be beautifully captured with a camera. But if you’re anything like me, you’re always the one behind the camera in family photos and hardly ever in them. The photos tend to focus more on the children, or of the children […]

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