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It’s been a fun-filled month of family sessions and I’ve thoroughly enjoyed seeing many familiar faces and meeting new ones! Here are just a few of my favorite images from this year’s fall sessions! When these two sisters held hands I melted. I LOVE your kids! That precious face! Families who play are so much […]

children, families

December 10, 2019

Fall Family Portrait Favorites


This is the second time I’ve had the pleasure of photographing this precious Yorktown family. I love how they want to capture yearly milestones and this year their precious little guy turned TWO! This was a perfect lifestyle session where we let their toddler take the lead, because that’s really what makes it fun. Enjoy […]

children, families, lifestyle

May 28, 2019

A Historic Yorktown Family Session.

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Photographing the littlest of clients doesn’t have to be stressful. My motto has always been to follow their lead and “entice” them when the time is right. My most successful sessions with little ones have been when there are no expectations and parents decide to go out and play with their kids. This is just […]

babies, children, families, lifestyle

May 14, 2019

A Tredegar Spring Family Session.

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Early spring at sunset is one of my favorite times to get back out and start shooting again after the cold and dull winter season. This sweet family has been clients for many years and it was so nice to work with them on this gorgeous evening at Walkerton Tavern. Enjoy!

children, families

April 10, 2019

An Early Spring Family Session.

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This sweet family has grown right before my eyes and this session was to celebrate the adorable birthday boy! It’s so fun to watch families take shape over the years and this one is super special to me. We started with some playful family portraits had to mark the occasion. We ended it all with […]

babies, children, families

January 22, 2019

First birthday lifestyle session.