Family Photographer in DC for the busy mother who wants to hold photographs in her own hands and hang heirlooms in her home.

Elegant, romantic, & whimsical

Family photographer in DC for the busy mother who wants to hold photographs in her own hands and hang heirlooms in her home.

Fine Art FAMILY Photography

Washington DC Family photographer

Rebecca leafed through her family photo album, noting all the little nuances of her children's personalities and how much they have grown and changed.

Imagine sitting on the couch with your children and grandchildren years from now, enjoying looking through these memories as art and experiencing the joyful reminders of once was. 

Let's create romantic & whimsical DC family photos so you feel that nostalgic joy when you view your images 20 years from now. 

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The Artist

Meet Marie

she sat down with a soft smile and whispered, "I LOVE how he used to reach up for me."

A luxurious experience for nostalgic mothers

As a Washington DC Family Photographer, I know how busy you are. I will take care of:

- Your wardrobe
- Hair and make-up
- Selecting the perfect location
- How to prepare your family
- Designing artwork to adorn your walls
- Creating an album of your precious memories
- Pampering you so you don't lift a finger

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so these moments are not forgotten

"Marie is absolutely amazing! She is kind, creative and easy to work with. She makes the session effortless and brings so much joy to her work. Her style is classic and will remain treasures not only because they are of your loved ones but because they are beautiful pieces of art." 

- Laura

Resources for mothers

How to Prepare Your Little Ones for Your Washington DC Family Photos

Best Photoshoot Locations Around DC

Best DC Playgrounds

Learn when to schedule your session, what to wear, how to best prepare baby, and more.

I share the most elegant and romantic photoshoot locations around Maryland, DC, and Northern Virginia.

A list of my favorite playgrounds around the District and DMV area.

For busy mothers

The Fine Art Photography Podcast

For a stress-free fine art portrait experience

Preserve those sacred moments with a luxurious experience with Family Photographers DC Marie Elizabeth Photography

As a family photographer and busy mother myself, I aim to provide a tailored, high-touch experience to lead you every step of the way. I want your photos to live on your walls and in your hands - not on a hard drive. By offering matted, framed wall art and fine art albums, we'll ensure your images will stand the test of time.

I know how difficult it can be to make time for family photos. What if your portrait experience was different? Imagine having timeless dresses and gowns for your disposal, being pampered with hair and make-up services, feeling confident and encouraged during her session, and being guided for beautiful artwork for your home post-session with Washington DC Family Photographer Marie.

art to adorn your home forever

We'll design a bespoke linen or velvet album or museum-quality wall art so you can enjoy your images today and 10 years from now.



You'll be naturally posed so we'll get beautiful, organic images of your family - no need to know what to do.

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Professional hair and makeup and wardrobe for you AND the kids - I've got you covered!

time to get pampered


We'll dream and plan ALL the details - from location to wardrobe to prints, you'll have everything figured out!



The process...

Services & Locations

Marie specializes in DC family photos but also photographs maternity and newborn portraits. She photographs all over the Washington, District of Columbia area and Capital region, including Georgetown, Adams Morgan, Capitol Hill, Foggy Bottom, Logan Circle, Chevy Chase, Cathedral Heights, and more.

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