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I absolutely adore the gorgeous, flowing maternity gown that Christine chose for her maternity session. Not only was it a beautiful, neutral champagne color (oh, so elegant and timeless!!) but it draped the floor and flowed around her as she moved, reminding me of a beautiful Madonna with child. When trying to figure out what […]

One Gorgeous, Flowing Maternity Gown

December 7, 2021

Maternity

pregnant momma poses in golden hour light

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Today’s blog wraps up the story of Kayla and John and the beautiful sessions we’ve created together. This story is about a couple of humans who, admittedly, are not perfect (because who is) but, man, do they seem perfect together. They’ve created such a wonderful little family and have such an awesome road ahead of […]

Not Perfect, But Perfect Together

November 30, 2021

Newborn

through the mirror, lifestyle newborn photos

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Was It A Boudoir Maternity Session? Was it a boudoir maternity session? Was it not? Let me recap the story a little bit (but you can read the beginning yourself here if you’d like). Kayla and John booked a Belly to Baby session and then Kayla decided, before we even met for the first time, […]

Not a Boudoir Maternity Session, Exactly

November 23, 2021

Maternity

boudoir maternity session

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I’m in a mood right now. It’s a sappy, sentimental mood. I’m reflecting on all the blessings I have in my life and, honestly, my cup overfloweth. It sounds mushy, I know, and trust that behind the scenes there are some not so great things happening over here as well but for the most part? […]

My Cup Overfloweth x 1,000

November 20, 2021

Maternity

romantic kiss shot next to arches

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A week or so ago, I published a blog all about newborn mini session posing and it’s been very well received! Because it was so helpful to those potential clients considering newborn mini sessions, I thought I’d do a similar post highlighting all the great posing options available in the full newborn session. But before […]

7 Best Newborn Session Poses

November 9, 2021

Newborn

newborn session poses - bum up

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So, we’ve discussed the differences between the full newborn session and the mini newborn session. Now I want to clear up the next big question I get which is: is this pose included?? Newborn Mini Session Poses – Why? The important thing about the newborn mini session is that it’s SHORTER than the full session […]

10 Newborn Mini Session Poses

November 2, 2021

Newborn

newborn mini session poses - bucket

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I get lots of questions about what a posed newborn mini session is versus a posed newborn full length session so…how about a blog post to clear up the confusion, eh? Posed Newborn Mini Session The posed newborn mini session is a great way to document your newborn if you’re looking to capture those teeny […]

Newborn Mini Session vs Full

October 28, 2021

Newborn

newborn head on hands pose

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The Howard County Conservancy – My Go-To Photo Spot We are well into what most newborn photographers are sure is the Covid baby boom (finally!) but I’m also knee deep in my newborns from last summer turning the big O-N-E! This year I purchased the annual photographer’s pass for the Howard County Conservancy and, I […]

Howard County Conservancy Cake Smash

October 19, 2021

Cake Smash

detail shot tea party one year birthday photos

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I’m sitting here feeling blessed by my job as a newborn photographer. A lot of people I know wouldn’t choose “blessed” as the adjective they’d use to describe their job but what I do fills me up in so many ways. Because my cup overflows, I thought it was time to sit down and enumerate […]

100% Feeling Blessed

October 12, 2021

Newborn

mom and dad sit on nursery floor with new baby boy

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Cake smash details – who knew they were so important?? I was looking through my blog offerings on what I’ve posted about cake smashes…and realizing that, although I feel like I do one every week, that’s not represented in what I’ve published. So I’m on this big push now to put out all the cake […]

Cake Smash Details | Maryland Baby Photographer

October 5, 2021

Cake Smash

cake smash details