8th Grade Graduation Portrait – Alexandria Photographer – Laura Elizabeth

Every girl needs an 8th great photo shoot!  Laura Elizabeth is graduating from 8th grade and needed a beautiful portrait for her school’s yearbook.  It was such a fun photo session in Old Town Alexandria, Virginia on an early spring day.  We couldn’t have planned coordinating her lovely navy dress with its pink flowers with the… Continue reading 8th Grade Graduation Portrait – Alexandria Photographer – Laura Elizabeth

Best Great Falls Baby Photographer – Newborn James

Sometimes newborn babies are more awake than asleep, not wanting to miss a moment of their first photo session! James was so alert and adorable!  And big sister and brother were such good sports too!  Lots of sweet memories captured for this new family of five! He wanted to look at the camera like everyone… Continue reading Best Great Falls Baby Photographer – Newborn James

Best Washington DC Newborn Photographer – Baby Pictures

6 day old Finlay is the most expressive baby, giving us so many smiles during her newborn photo session.  She was also bright eyed and calm for pictures with her parents.  What a doll baby!  This has to be my favorite daddy daughter photo!  Sweet flower headbands, a soft pink romper, and neutral colors, all… Continue reading Best Washington DC Newborn Photographer – Baby Pictures

Maternity Photographer – Washington DC Session

How stunning is this glowing mama to be?!  I so enjoy the anticipation and excitement of maternity photo sessions. Such a special time to capture in pictures. And Sew Trendy makes the best maternity dresses for photos, and the green was amazing on Karlie! A perfect choice!  So glad we had a warmish winter day in… Continue reading Maternity Photographer – Washington DC Session

Happy 60th Anniversary! – Family Celebration Pictures

What a joy to capture the 60th wedding anniversary celebration with Nancy and Dick and their family at Marsh Mansion in Heritage Hunt in Gainesville, VA!  What they wanted most was pictures with all their kids and grandkids! A fantastic idea!  And everyone wearing shades of blue works so well for coordinating with a group.… Continue reading Happy 60th Anniversary! – Family Celebration Pictures

Washington DC Family Photographer – Christmas Photos

Family Christmas pictures look best outside.  I love the coordinating family outfits built around navy.  These pictures work for Christmas cards, but all year round too.  And blue looks great on everyone.  I always recommend wearing blues when coordinating group or family pictures.  Three teenagers, these siblings, twins and a little brother, were good sports and… Continue reading Washington DC Family Photographer – Christmas Photos

Newborn Photographer in Arlington VA – Baby Virginia

Sweet newborn baby Virginia!  So so loved by her adoring big sister, who wanted to be in every picture, and the rest of her family.  I’ve so enjoyed photographing all these Arlington babies, they are all such smiley kids!  It’s always such a fun honor to capture the first few days of a baby’s life. … Continue reading Newborn Photographer in Arlington VA – Baby Virginia

Washington DC Family Photographer – Fall Photos

I’ve been photographing Claire for 8 years now.  How time flies!  It’s been so much fun to watch her grow into a big 4th grader. She’s a photographer’s dream with her expressive blue eyes that communicate so much in pictures.  I always enjoy catching up with her family and creating new portraits for them.   Here are this… Continue reading Washington DC Family Photographer – Fall Photos

Fall Family Pictures in Washington DC

Recreating their engagement portrait behind the Lincoln Memorial, to show the additions to their family. 10 years, 4 kids – it was certainly time to create this beautiful family picture!  3 boys, then a little sister, how sweet is that?  And what a lucky girl to have 3 big brothers on her side!  And somehow their… Continue reading Fall Family Pictures in Washington DC

Family Pictures in Old Town Alexandria

It’s time for family Christmas pictures!  Old Town Alexandria is such a pretty location for photos and I’m so glad we had a warmish day for this family portrait.  Baby Caroline is just beginning to walk and was on the move the whole photo session, keeping us on our toes.  She also loves an audience,… Continue reading Family Pictures in Old Town Alexandria