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5 Reasons for Pregnancy Photos

When you’re expecting a new baby in your life, and in your house, sometimes documenting the pregnancy with a maternity photo session is the last thing on your mind. However, I’ve found most women are either extremely glad they...
Looking toward the new year

Looking toward the new year

This is from my last session of the season, in honor of a first birthday that arrives soon after the new year. These lovely ladies might be twins, but they're just about as opposite as can be. Sonia with blond hair and blue eyes, Eve with light brown hair and dark...

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Fall boy

Fall boy

I think the peak of autumn foliage occurred the day of this photo session. As I walked up the front stoop of Rachel and Andy's row house, I couldn't help but notice the brightly colored fallen leaves blanketing the walkway. Feeling inspired, we brought a little hint...

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My guy

My guy

I can't remember the that last time I posted new photos of my little guy who is already 19 months old!! For those of you wondering what he looks like as a toddling toddler, these are from the other day at one of our favorite little playgrounds, Westminster Park. And...

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Asher

Asher

I had the pleasure of photographing this cutie pie and his lovely parents last weekend. Enjoy!

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Grace at One

Grace at One

I got to spend the afternoon with Grace and her parents on a very special day in all of their lives. Happy first birthday Grace!

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The Spanish Steps, Part I: Liam

The Spanish Steps, Part I: Liam

The Spanish Steps, tucked away in an unsuspecting location in downtown DC, provided a gorgeous backdrop for some more holiday photos. Liam was dressed in the perfect outfit to compliment the autumn colors of the fallen leaves. I'm in love with the results! I almost...

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Getting ready for the holidays

Getting ready for the holidays

This was my last of four sessions with Fallon and the first holiday session of the year. I first met Fallon when she wasn't even crawling yet and now she's a bona fide toddler with a mouthful of teeth, running around trying to keep up with her big sister Olivia....

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Holiday cards from TinyPrints.com

Holiday cards from TinyPrints.com

TinyPrints.com just released their latest set of great holiday card templates, an exclusive set of 24 designs available only to professional photographers, printed on thick card stock made from recycled paper. These cards are not publicly available on their website so...

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Welcome to the World

Welcome to the World

Less than two weeks old and he's already learned how to break free from a swaddle. I can't get over how tiny this little guy seemed to me compared to my now 18-month old son, even though they were just about the same size at birth.

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Holiday mini-sessions

For those of you who are interested in having just the right photograph for your holiday cards this year, I am offering special mini-sessions packages. What are mini-sessions you ask? Unlike my usual sessions that last about 2 hours, the mini-session will be half an...

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Holiday Cards

Holiday Cards

This year I'm excited to offer a beautiful selection of holiday card templates. There are 10 options for flat cards and 5 options for folded cards. Designs for flat cards may be used for folded cards with a blank inside. Cards are printed on a watercolor textured...

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Fallon’s first year

Fallon’s first year

On Tuesday we commemorated Fallon's first birthday with our third photo session together.  Check out how she's grown since her six-month and ten-month photos. Now that school is out for the summer, big sister Olivia was able to join us and even got into the action for...

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Presenting Cashew

Does anyone remember that crazy rainstorm two Saturdays ago? We've had so much rain that memories of the rainy days are all blending together. Well, let me assure you that the Saturday before Fathers Day was the craziest storm to date this season. At 9 a.m. the sky...

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Hair

A few weeks ago, while pushing my son in a swing at the playground, I met another mom as she pushed her son alongside. We ended up chatting about both babies' cute baby hairdos, my son with his long curls in back and not yet fully grown-in whispy top, her son with a...

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Zoë

Zoë

Thanks to nice spring weather and a lovely outdoor setting just beyond their front door, I was able to do outside photographs of Zoë and her parents, and then retreat inside for some more variety when the heat of the day kicked in. I particularly love the look and...

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Toothy smiles

Toothy smiles

One of the nicest parts of photographing kids, if I'm lucky enough to see them for multiple sessions, is witnessing their growth and transformation over weeks, months, and years. In the first year, it never ceases to amaze me how quickly they change.  I last saw...

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Twins: Twice as nice

I've broken a golden rule of blogging by letting so much time pass since I lasted posted. If you're reading this now then you haven't lost interest yet and I thank you for that. It's not that I don't have any great new pictures to post. Just the opposite. It's been a...

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Julie is simply an amazing photographer. Not only are her photos works of art, she’s great at capturing her small subjects’ personalities. A mother herself, Julie also is very patient in working with babies and children and their schedules. If you want gorgeous pictures, hire Julie.
Melissa W., Washington, DC