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I have been photographing Stella since she was a wee bairn. It was so fun to take photos of her and her family for the holiday. I get to watch her growing up right before me, the smiles and laughs were my favorite of all.

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Madi is one

Ruby and Dave’s engagement session was I think the first I ever did and here we are a few years later and their little bean is one. When I met her I couldn’t help but pick her up and give her a kiss and she gave me a kiss right back, she is really just […]

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autumn leaf playing

This fall has been my busiest season so far, and the trees and the weather have conspired to make it the most glorious season so far as well. My favorite thing about child sessions is to let the kids play, let them explore, let them do some of the art direction :) The set up […]

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Poor little Piper had an itchy rash and a handful of teeth bothering her the day of her session but that didn’t stop her from being adorable.. we may go back for some huge smiles but her inner sweetness shined through so stong I fell in love with her and taking her picture.

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