Written by Melissa on February 24, 2011

Family Farm, Hudson Valley Family Photographer…

I think I need to change my title to “Official Farm Photographer of the Hudson Valley.”  I have shot on several farms over the past couple of months and I am so not complaining, in fact I want more!  This day, like many others started of chilly, but it was completely doable to pull off…

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Written by Melissa on February 21, 2011

Mr. Clinton, Hudson Valley Baby Photographer…

It has been a while since I have blogged about my family, so I thought I would give you an update on baby Clinton. He is now 6 months old and growing like a little weed.  He is happy and as cute as can be, although he could sleep a little longer during the night…

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Written by Melissa on February 19, 2011

Blushing Heart Boudoir, Hudson Valley Boudoir Photographer…

Our boudoir mini sessions, an event to raise money for the American Heart Association, was a huge success. It was ladies night, we sipped wine, enjoyed some chocolate treats from Crave and had some great laughs.  Some ladies walked in a bit nervous about the experience, not knowing what to expect, but all left saying…

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Written by Melissa on February 14, 2011

In Memory, Hudson Valley Pet Photographer…

For many of us who are pet owners, we consider our four legged creatures apart of our family, one of our children. Many of my sessions involve the family pet(s).    This past week I learned the sad news of two families who lost their dogs to illness. My deepest sympathies go out to these…

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Written by Melissa on February 13, 2011

Farmer Boy, Ulster County Newborn Photographer…

Two months ago I had the pleasure of working with this family when we did momma’s maternity photos on their farm.  Then just days after Christmas,  their baby boy was welcomed into the world.  Normally I photograph newborns within the first 12 days of life, but unfortunately due to circumstances beyond our control, we were…

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Written by Melissa on February 11, 2011

Lucky & Sister, Hudson Valley Newborn Photographer…

You might recall earlier this year when I posted about Lucky the dog and his humans.  We met for a maternity session down on Main  in Beacon on a nice snowy day.  Weeks have gone by,  baby is now here and Lucky has a baby sister of the human kind.  She busted out some great…

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Written by Melissa on February 8, 2011

Lola’s Little Sister, Hudson Valley Newborn Photographer…

My first visit to this home was on New Years Eve when when I met then Mommy and Daddy to be for their maternity photos.  It was then I had the pleasure to play with Lola, the happy, playful puppy.  Lola is the sweetest pup, very protective of her family.   Now here we are again,…

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Written by Melissa on February 4, 2011

John, Hudson Valley Photographer…

I first met John several years ago when Mom called me to take some family photos in their home. When I arrived,I looked at the wonderful piece of property they had, and lead them all out into the snow. Those were some of my favorite family photos.  Fast forward 2 years and  we meet again. …

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