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As a mother to an active, energetic toddler, I am the first person to understand how tricky it is to get your children to sit still for a single picture! Although I specialize in lifestyle photography, I love to get posed photos here and there like any other parent.  I remember struggling to get posed […]

tips to get your kids to smile for photos

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I recently came to the realization that I am a minimalist at heart, especially when it comes to being a mom. My photography shows this in the sense that I like all of the focus to be on my beautiful subjects. I educate my clients on how to achieve that clean aesthetic in photos because […]

Take Better Photos of Your Children

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This Northern Virginia maternity session was a joy to photograph! Lisa, her husband Mitch, and son Lucas recently moved into their new home and are eagerly awaiting baby number two. It was just natural to photograph them in the beautiful space they would bring baby home to. I really enjoyed capturing Lisa by herself because […]

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This Maryland family photo session was so special. “Being a mother is getting to experience the world again every day. I have to make a conscious effort to slow down and remember that. It is all new for them.” These wise words from my dear friend Laura ring true to all mothers. Children often remind […]

A Maryland Family Session - Maryland Family Photographer

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Hello all and welcome to my journal. Can’t believe I am FINALLY saying that. As a DC motherhood photographer, blogging has been something I have been wanting to do with my business for the longest time but have been putting off for so many reasons. The truth is that I can’t wait to connect with […]

DC Fine Art Maternity Photographer

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