Upstate Fall Family Session

I used to hate photographing families…  I was always trying to pose families, pose after pose in one session.  I would go home, upload the session, and dread editing.  My thought was I’m just not a family photographer and I’ll stick to the newborns…

BUT…  Something happened.  When I let go of the perfection, focused on connection and emotion I fell in LOVE with photographing families.  I do try and get that one photograph all mommas want of everyone looking at the camera, but I don’t let that take over the session.   Once that is out of the way I follow the children and focus on their connections with mom and dad and as siblings and I just let go. 

Now when I leave a session, I have a feeling of relief, because I know I'm going to fall in love with the gallery.  And did I ever fall in love with this session; A gorgeous family and a backdrop of gorgeous fall colors.  Enjoy a look at my favorites!

A Boy and his Momma - 1 Year Milestone Session

Karsten's momma asked me to do a 1 year milestone session for her little boy. Cake Smash sessions aren't much my thing and hers either. So we decided to forgo the messy cake smashing to just document his stage and his mommas LOVE! Although a little chilly that evening we had a beautiful setting!

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