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I had never been to a sunflower farm before, but The West End mom instagram account recently featured Alvis Farms, and we decided to give it a try. We went with a couple of friends, arrived around 8:45am, and stayed for around an hour.

outdoor family photography session in Richmond, VA

Documentary family photography is all about capturing the real ways your family spends time together — but doing it in an artful way that shows the beauty in the little, ordinary details that we often overlook.

lifestyle newborn photography session

I love offering mini sessions as an option for folks who don’t want or can’t afford a full session.

For most people, the idea of doing a weekday morning photo session (8:30am!) would be a hard pass. But I love that the Sandbek family was so up for going along with my crazy idea of capturing what morning looks like for them as a family of four

richmond va newborn photo

I met the Odom family a couple of years back when I came to their home to capture little Jackson’s newborn photos. Now their family has expanded once more with the arrival of sweet baby Bryson.

There are little things that I want to remember about each age and stage of my kids’ lives. Just like most of us, I use photographs to tell those small stories and capture those tiny markers of growth. Right now, in one-year Lux’s stage, I am loving watching her drink out of her sippy cup […]

Going on vacation during a pandemic is strange. But honestly, when you’re traveling with two little kids under the age of 4, sitting in restaurants, shopping, etc is all exhausting and complicated anyway, so being relegated to the beach and our rental house wasn’t so bad. We figured, “Hey, we can social distance from anywhere […]

toddler girl hugging mom

Their house literally looks and feels like Chip and Joanna Gaines have been there — except even better because the Nice family build and decorated it themselves! This space was inspiring and FULL of life, texture, whimsy and love. Their sessions was a nostalgic and magical foray into farm life: Kiddos and animals everywhere, stovetop […]

at home maternity photo session

I have been playing around with this idea that maternity photo sessions can be something different — they can be as relaxed, as documentary-style, and as much of a reflection of real life as any other session I shoot. So, for Maddie’s maternity session, I wanted to try an at-home session that was pretty much […]

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