Family Photos – The Olsons

Virginia Family Photographer Having your photo taken can be nerve racking. Especially when someone you’ve never met before is the one with the camera in-hand. I like to tell my clients before our sessions to have fun with it, especially for family photo shoots – foot races, piggy back rides, and twirling contests are alright with me! I want to … Read More

So Thankful

DC Area Photographer It’s almost Thanksgiving, which is a natural time to be thinking of what we are thankful for. While I try to keep these thoughts in my heart year round, I wanted to take this opportunity to express how grateful I am for the year I’ve had.

Family Photos – The Wuellners

Northern Virginia Family Photographer I don’t know about you, but it seems to me that the holiday season has already kicked off! And ya know what? I’m surprisingly okay with that. I used to get frustrated by the premature explosion of holiday decorations in the stores, carols playing over the speakers the day after Halloween, and town centers erecting their … Read More

Profiler – Head Shots Round-Up V2.0

DC Area Head Shots Photographer A couple of weeks ago I did a post on some recent head shot sessions I’d done, and today is head shots round-up v2.0! I love taking head shot photos for people because it’s exciting to think that I’m getting to participate in helping my clients feel empowered to promote themselves and their businesses. Feeling like … Read More

Family Photos – The McGreers

Maryland Family Photographer I recently had the privilege of capturing family photos for the McGreers on their beautiful, secluded property in Edgewater, Maryland. Kiersten reached out to me via Instagram (love social media!) to ask if I would take pictures to document this special time in her family when there happens to be four generations alive and well. Kiersten’s grandmother & … Read More

Profiler – Virginia Head Shots Round-Up

Virginia Head Shots Photographer Over the past couple months I have had the opportunity to shoot multiple head shots sessions around the DC area, and today I’m going to share a couple of the sessions with you taken in Virginia – in Falls Church and Old Town Alexandria. Enjoy perusing this variety of headshots, and don’t hesitate to reach out if … Read More

Photo Shoot Style Guide

Photography Tips & Tricks Whether you’re a photographer or gearing up for your own upcoming photo shoot, today’s style guide post is for you! I have been looking for ways to streamline my workflow while improving support to my clients. A win/win situation, if you will. Recently I was spending a lot of time researching what to wear to a photo … Read More

Tiny Human – Apollo’s Autumn Portraits

Virginia Family Photographer I met my friend, Alexis, at Frying Pan Farm Park in Herndon, VA, on beautiful, sunny Columbus Day to take photos of her  one year old son, Apollo. Apollo recently celebrated his first birthday & I wanted to take the chance to capture some pictures of him at this age so he & his family can have these mementos for … Read More

Engagement – Maria & Arthur

Maryland Engagement Photographer In June, I shot the perfect courthouse wedding for my friend Desi & her hubby Camilo. Well, Camilo’s mom, Maria, happens to be engaged right now. She contacted me about taking some engagement photos for her and her fiance, Arthur, and of course, I was thrilled to do this for them!

Tiny Human – Newborn Charleigh

Maryland Newborn Photographer Ahhh… That mix of indescribable joy and excitement with a slight undercurrent of panic: the unmistakable energy felt in the home of a newborn. I love it.