Outfit Guide for Family Portraits

How to choose outfits for your upcoming family portrait session. STEP ONE – Mom It all starts with you Mama! First off, decide if you’re going to wear a dress. Not sure? Here’s a short list of why you should: Dresses work REALLY WELL for all different figures, are comfortable, and function well for a […]

Apr 29, 2020

Hudson Valley Family Portraits

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Quarantined: How to take great photos at home

Quarantined: How to take great photos at home Did you just have a baby and are practicing social distancing? The good news is you can still take great photos at home especially with an iPhone. Here is a list of helpful tips and tricks for working with newborns and children. Lighting You’re going to want […]

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Mar 22, 2020

How to Prepare For Your Portrait Session

Maternity Sessions are best when scheduled sometime between weeks 29 and 36! This is when your belly will be nice and round and hopefully before you start to feel uncomfortable. What to wear: I recommend a long maxi dress! Material with texture like lace or some ruffles. I highly recommend finding something that has 3/4 […]

Jan 1, 2020

maternity portraits

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Fall Maternity Portraits – Hudson Valley Photographer

Fall Maternity Portraits – Hudson Valley Photographer The Hudson Valley in the fall is seriously one of the best areas to be, especially if you’re a photographer. There are so many incredible views along the Hudson River from NYC all the way upstate. Newburgh is actually one of my favorite areas along this path. After […]

Fall Maternity Photoshoot, Plum Point & Liberty Street, Newburgh, New York

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Oct 19, 2019

What is Golden Hour – Hudson Valley Photographer

What is Golden Hour? It when the sun is rising and when the sun is setting. This is when the sun will be lowest in the sky, creating a golden glow and longer shadows. Why do photographers love golden hour? Assuming there aren’t any clouds in the sky, the sun can take on a super […]

Oct 3, 2019

Golden Hour - Family Portraits

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Maternity Boudoir Portraits – Hudson Valley Photographer

Window light is my best friend. Wanna know why? Because it can create some of the most incredible portraits EVER. Megan & John are so so amazing for having maternity portraits taken! With less than two weeks to go, she is looking absolutely stunning 🙂

Hudson Valley Maternity Boudoir

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Sep 28, 2019

Gender Reveal – Hudson Valley Photographer

Gender Reveal  What a super creative way to share the news with family and friends! Brendan owns a gym in Newburgh so I just thought it was so cool that a deadlift was the reveal for the gender of their baby. And both of their families are all girls so they were absolutely thrilled to […]

Sep 10, 2019

Gender Reveal

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A Growing Family

Photographing my sister over the years has proven to be amazing in many ways. Watching her beat cancer, to bearing her first child, to now watching her belly grow with baby number 2 has been just amazing. It has been a whirlwind of emotions over the past five-ish years. Our most recent portrait session was […]

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Family, Maternity

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Dec 7, 2018

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