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Monthly Archives: October 2010

Jeff, Kresta & the kids

This past week has been the busiest and most demanding time I ever remember having.  A new website has created issues I never thought possible.  But each day, I looked forward to sharing the Fosters family session.  Although I’m a few days later than I wanted to be with their Sneak Peeks, I finished all […]

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I recently listened to someone who was interviewing Farredeh.  After the man made a comment that she looked like a super-model when she walked in the room, Farredeh was quick to set the record straight that she was just a ‘normal, stay-at-home mom.’ When I met her for the first time, it was clear by […]

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Todd, Margaret & the boys

Margaret promised her boys a trip to the Hot-Air Balloon Festival AND Air Show if they were good during this session.  The boys won! Matthew, John Michael and Nicholas were all so sweet!  One thing is for sure when photographing 3 brothers… there is NEVER a dull moment! 

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Tommy, Lisa & the kids

When you have your own business, it’s so important to know your strengths and weaknesses.  After all these years of taking pictures, I know my biggest strength is my excitement for photography and my ability to interact with people, especially children. I’ve photographed a lot of events, weddings and milestones and nothing is as difficult […]

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Caleb’s request was simple:  “Just a few head-shots.” However, during the session, I kept finding myself enthusiastically saying, “Caleb!  I just thought of the coolest shot for you.  Can we do what I’m thinking?” He would just laugh and say, ‘just head-shots.’ I could have photographed Caleb for a lot longer than I actually did, […]

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Atlas & Apollo

Newborns can be a fun stage to photograph.  They are warm, squishy, sleepy and still fuzzy. At around five months old, babies really become fun!  They are holding their heads up, responding and showing personality. For some babies, including my own, the months in between tend to be the most awkward and  least photogenic stage. […]

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