Maternity Portraits – Hudson Valley Photographer

In Studio Maternity Portraits Shooting in studio forces me to slow down. It’s a different vibe, a bit more intimate. Whereas outside, I’m actually encouraging you to swing your kids around and chase them through the grass in the golden hour light. But to capture consistent lighting in a small space, I definitely have to […]

Jan 3, 2020

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How to Prepare For Your Portrait Session

Maternity sessions are best when scheduled sometime between weeks 29 and 36. In studio: To prepare for your session, make sure that you are not wearing anything that will leave a mark on your skin.  The biggest offenders are elastic waistbands, socks, and elastic hair bands worn on your wrist.  Try wearing a light-fitting dress and […]

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Family, Maternity, Newborn, Other, Studio

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Jan 1, 2020

Modern Studio Portraits | Hudson Valley Photographer

So What Is Modern Studio Photography? I think for many, the idea of studio photography recalls the days of over lit, over posed, department store photos. I do things a bit different. My approach to studio photography is much more modern and simple. I like to focus on a neutral color palette and use fine […]

Dec 29, 2019

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Family, Maternity, Newborn, Studio

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Fall Maternity – Plum Point + Liberty Street

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 a long summer of many photoshoots in […]

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Oct 19, 2019

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 🙂

Sep 28, 2019

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Maternity, Newborn

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Deadlift 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 find out […]

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Family, Maternity, Newborn

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Sep 10, 2019

A Bartlett Addition

Pregnancy announcements are a trendy thing to do nowadays and I’m all about it, especially when there’s a sweet doggo involved.  

Jun 18, 2019

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Family, Maternity, Newborn

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Nicole and Marquis have an announcement

Gorgeous, super fun-loving couple that I met up with in Albany for maternity portraits. Fun fact #1: we rescheduled this session about 5 times because of Mother Nature’s incessant need to water her earth. Fun Fact #2: there was a herd of geese approximately 6ft behind them in these first shots that were eyeing us […]

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Family, Maternity, Newborn

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May 21, 2019

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 […]

Dec 7, 2018

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Family, Maternity

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