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Love this kid | scottsdale children’s photographer

Being a children’s portrait photographer has all sorts of perks. It is an honor to document a family’s life as well as just plain fun. But the best part of our job to me as a mom is having lots of great photos of our own children. Keith was just scrolling through some film scans […]

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this year’s halloween costumes | phoenix children’s photographer

Hard to believe Halloween was two weeks ago! The kids had so much fun – as if that’s a surprise! Gabby wanted to be a black cat. So we found a tail, ears and collar at one of those huge Halloween costume warehouses. She then added a black leotard, tights and her whiskers. She was […]

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how to photograph kids: taking great pictures on halloween | children’s portrait photographer phoenix

The kids have been waiting for this day since Christmas – Halloween is here! Both my girls asked me why there is school on Halloween. I guess that’s a fair question in the minds of a 5 and 8 year old. This is the super holiday and why should any of the day be wasted […]

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changing schools | phoenix children’s portrait photographers

What an emotional action packed week it has been. Portrait season is kicking into high gear. Keith is in NYC photographing a wedding and a few family portrait sessions. And Gabby changed schools. We knew the kids changing schools was inevitable once we decided to buy a new home in Phoenix. At the end of […]

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how to photograph kids: outside at the worst time of the day | scottsdale family portrait photographer

When we schedule children’s portrait sessions, we always suggest starting an hour or so before sunset. The light is just perfect, that sweet beautiful light that makes photographs so, so gorgeous. Aaahhh but what happens when you want to photograph a child at the worst time of the day? Mid day sun is unforgiving. It […]

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