I LOVE how creative Vanessa and her husband got with including their family members in our photo session. Their parents and siblings live in different cities and states, but we were still able to capture their relationships by including them through FaceTime. So many of us have spent the last two years FaceTiming with familyContinue reading “Getting Creative with FaceTime”
Something I love asking the people I photograph is why they want these photos taken. The why behind your session is sometimes the most insightful guide I can use when taking your photo. Why do you want these images? Why now? What’s happening in your life that you want to capture? What feels fleeting? WhatContinue reading “What is your why?”
A Los Angeles grandmother waves goodbye to her grandson in a universal sign of love.
I hear from a lot of moms that they want these photos as a proof of their existence. Validation of their experience as a mother, as a parent, as a person. Often times moms aren’t in their family photos because they’re always the ones taking them. As a photographer, I can relate. I don’t haveContinue reading “#proofofmom”
Setting a few minutes aside for formal photos gives us more variety in our images without taking away from the natural flow of the day.
In my first family session in Los Angeles, we explored Fryman Canyon and TreePeople, ate ice cream, and rode bikes.
Booking for January ’22 in Los Angeles is now open!
Lauren Harris writes a guest post about our Day in the Life family photography session and her #proofofmom moment.
I’m so excited to be exploring southern California. Moving here as the Midwest gets their first snowfall of the year was no coincidence. The long, dark, and cold winter months have long disrupted my wellbeing, and I’ve slowly been taking steps to prioritize my health and happiness. A warmer, sunnier, winter is one piece ofContinue reading “I’ve moved! Now booking in Los Angeles, California”
Documentary family photos taken with Molly and Fran in Cincinnati, Ohio.