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a children’s portrait session in the desert | scottsdale portrait photographer

How is it that children are always able to bond with their surroundings? A children’s portrait session in the desert – and these two handsome little boys still managed to find a way to entertain themselves. Children are always in the present – they just don’t hear the noise that we hear as adults. These […]

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rock jumping | children’s portrait photographer phoenix

Kids: they dance before they learn there is anything that isn’t music.  ~William Stafford There is nothing better than letting children be themselves, unscripted.  A lovely fall afternoon, a park full of tall palm trees and kids having a good time…and a beautiful little girl making it her own playground. One of our little girls […]

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The sweet song of summer | children’s documentary style portrait photography

“In Summer, the song sings iteself.” – William Carlos Williams Well, the end of summer is here. At least on the calendar, anyway. It may still be 110 here in the desert, but it is time to put away the white. Summer is officially over. June, July and August were full of friends, family, travel […]

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first comes love, then comes marriage, then comes two beautiful children | scottsdale children’s portrait photographer

“The love of a family is life’s greatest blessing” – Joseph Addison When this mom called to book her session, she mentioned that she would like the session to take place where she and her husband were married. I fell in love with the idea. How meaningful. What could be more recollective and full of […]

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bay area family | children’s portrait photography

  Children are the sum of what mother’s contribute to their lives – Unknown Ok…and dads too. We may think that our children are never listening to us but they are taking it all in. Moments that seem inconsequential at the time could end up being a fond memory that stays with a child forever […]

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