“I don’t want my photos to look posed” is a phrase we hear all the time. Enter lifestyle photography. A lifestyle photography session documents real-life milestones, moments and events and gives you images that are anything but posed. Lifestyle photography photos tell your story just as it is at that precise moment and is perfect for […]

Lifestyle Photography Sessions Explained

Here is a list of our most frequently asked questions. WHO IS YOUR CLIENT? Our client is not everybody, and we are ok with that. We want you to be happy, so it’s important that your vision meshes with our style. If you’re looking for perfectly posed photographs, we are probably not the studio for […]


Our method is simple: We tailor the photography to you and your family. Each session is a unique experience, built from the ground up just for you. This is your day to relax and enjoy your family; we will do the rest! The process can be broken down into four steps. The initial consultation, reserving […]

AVP Experience

Hi Friends! I can’t tell you the amount of times I have heard “I don’t have a reason for new portraits.” We recently received an inquiry from a gentlemen who wants us to photograph him and his friend throwing pies in each other’s faces. As we are chatting about his session, I asked him why […]

Just Because

Did you know that we provide each client with custom wall gallery options that feature the images from their session?  We love offering this service to our clients, and so far, our clients love being able to take home finished- ready to hang custom images that they can enjoy right away in their home. To […]

Custom Wall Gallery Design

We had the pleasure of photographing this gorgeous family around the property of the Gaylord at the National Harbor in Fort Washington, Md. a couple of weeks ago.

Rodriguez Family Session: Gaylord at the National Harbor

The name of our photography business is Angela Vaughns Photography, but I do not work alone. My hubby Ishmael works right alongside me. Not only does he attend all photo sessions, but he also answers emails, schedules appointments, makes phone calls, attends consultations and ordering appointments, helps with editing, makes kids and adults laugh, carries […]

The Real MVP

Angela Vaughns Photography is excited to announce that we have been accepted into The National Association of Professional Child Photographers

New Member of National Association of Professional Child Photographers

We had so much fun photographing the beautiful mommy and daughter team of Olivia and Elyza for this fabulous Mommy & Me Session.

Olivia & Elyza: Mommy & Me Session at the National Harbor

Evident by the amount of yellow Mike is wearing and his insistence on an impromptu photoshoot to show off his new clothing line that represents Neter Gold, he lives by the saying, “Believe in yourself so much that others are forced to believe in you”. 

The man Behind Neter Gold