Written by Melissa on May 31, 2011

Growing Before My Eyes, Hudson Valley Children’s Photographer

  This is my fourth time photographing this family.  Our journey started when little Miss “A” was a newborn and our last meeting  being a year ago when Mr “C” was born.  For those of you who have been to my studio, you might recognize little miss “A” who is featured in one my larger…

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Written by Melissa on May 26, 2011

All Boys, Hudson Valley Children’s Photographer…

  Meet a dear friend of mine, who is also the mom of 3 boys  including a set of twins!  We originally met over 5 years ago when our oldest children were babies and we did a mommy and me yoga class together.  She is my go to person when I need a “Mommy’s Night…

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Written by Melissa on May 25, 2011

Ultimate Family, Hudson Valley Engagement Photographer…

  Why do I call this couple the “Ultimate Family?”  Well, this is my 3rd time photographing them, and not my last.  A couple years back I was invited by mother of the groom to come to her home for some pictures of her family in front of the fireplace.  It was a cold January…

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Written by Melissa on May 23, 2011

And Even More Babies, Hudson Valley Newborn Photographer…

Wrapping up my 3rd trip to the maternity ward in 6 days, was this cute little monkey boy.  When I walked into his room for my visit, the VIP party was in full swing.  He was surrounded by family and lots of love.  Again, mommy looked super fantastic for just having a baby and daddy…

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Written by Melissa on May 22, 2011

Babies, Babies, Hudson Valley Newborn Photographer…

The week of the babies continues with this little sweetheart.  You might remember this family’s maternity photos from Mohonk Mountain House a couple weeks back.  Well, baby is here and the light of her mommy’s eye.  Daddy was a complete natural and even sporting the new VIP bracelet that are giving to all the new…

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Written by Melissa on May 16, 2011

Welcomed With Love, Hudson Valley Newborn Photographer…

  Something was in the water this week because babies were being born left and right.  I was at the hospital 3 out of 6 days this past week.  I even got a sneak peek on a set of triplets there were in the nursery.  This is the little guy who started it all.  We…

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Written by Melissa on May 15, 2011

Comfort Of Home, Hudson Valley Maternity Photographer…

  Sometimes there is no place like home.  That is where I met up with this couple who are expecting their first baby in just a couple weeks (isn’t she the cutest!)  And of coarse, puppy dog joined us for the most of the shoot as well.  She wouldn’t have had it any other way…

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Written by Melissa on May 10, 2011

Robert & Cristina E-Session, Hudson Valley Wedding Photographer…

  I recently met up with Robert and Cristina in Central Park for their engagement session.  I have to say, my clients are picking some great spots to do their shoots.  Not that Central Park hasn’t seen its share photoshoots, but for me, it is a new playground.  It was my first time really getting…

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Written by Melissa on May 7, 2011

Featured, Hudson Valley Boudoir Photographer…

  Once again I was honored to be featured on Best Hudson Valley Weddings Ever.  Boudoir, done SP style, is for any woman, of any age, any size, any comfort level. Trust me, your significant other will love you only more for it!  


Written by Melissa on May 5, 2011

Natasha & Matthew, Hudson Valley Wedding Photographer…

  Finally, after 2 years of shooting weddings I finally shot one right here in Poughkeepsie.  Not that I don’t mind the traveling  around, but after working an 13 hour day, a 10 minute drive home is pretty sweet.  With the weather being so on and off, you never knew what kind of weather April…

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Written by Melissa on May 4, 2011

Two Princes, Hudson Valley Newborn Photographer…

  A couple months ago I met up with this family to photograph their maternity photos, now they are proud to introduce baby boy #2 into their family.  What a little darling he is with his full head of hair.  And with another prince in the house, mommy still remains Queen of her castle.