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April 27, 2012 – 12:53 pm
April 3, 2012 – 9:14 pm
So I just got back from a trip to San Diego. My mission, the Baby as Art workshop. I figure if I am going to study working with newborns, then I will work with the best in the biz. Baby as Art has even photographed celebrities such as Pink and Ziggy Marley, pretty sweet huh. Overall, it was a wonderful experience and I got to meet an amazing group of girls to as well. Carrie and Brittany were just fantastic teachers and gave the ultimate workshop experience, and for that I thank them. Here are a couple sneak peeks from this weekend.
March 22, 2012 – 4:04 pm
The “Best of” always features the most fabulous types of food, drink and shopping in the Vally. However, the arts are very under represented on the ballot.
This year I am really pushing to get more artists recognized fortheir contribution to the Valley. Although there is no official ballot option, there is a “Fill in your own category” slot.
I would love for you to consider filling in that slot with:
Surprise Photography, Best Children’s Portrait Photographer
I would be HONORED to be the first in this catagory, and would have to celebrate with my clients in a big way!!!
Here is where I need you HELP!!!
What you need to do, is follow this LINK: http://www.hvmag.com/Hudson-Valley-Magazine/Best-Of-Hudson-Valley-Ballot-2012/
And at the very end where you see “Fill in your category,” fill in Surprise Photography, Best Children’s Portrait Photographer
Thank you and lets cross our fingers!!
Also, don’t forget Waddle N Swaddle in the Best Baby Boutique category!
March 22, 2012 – 12:56 pm
This family was not only one of the easiest to shoot, but also one of the funnest. Some of you foodies in the area might recognize Ed and his lovely wife. Ed is the owner and chef at Lola’s Cafe and my favorite restaurant in the Hudson Valley, Crave. Now I am hungry. And their kids, ummmm hello crazy beautiful family!
There was a lot of laughing, and a lot of goofing off during our shoot, most coming from the parents When we did their family picture standing amongst the trees, the kids mentioned they felt like they were in a scene of Twilight. I am going to admit, I’ve never seen it. So as long as their are not fangs and blood, I guess we are ok!
March 8, 2012 – 3:44 pm
When my friend Kara found out she was pregnant with baby 3, she not only told me via instant message, but she also booked me on the spot. I was not only thrilled with the honor, but overwhelmed with happiness for her and her family. I have known Kara for a long time and I know how much of a blessing this baby was.
I have a great past with her kids, one of my favorite sessions when I first started my business. Both of them were fabulous little hams again for me, even thought the weather was a bit brisk. With a late December session, we were glad to get away with a cool breeze versus 3 feet of snow.
The story only starts here, more to come….
February 29, 2012 – 9:37 pm
Early last year I shot my first boudoir mini session. One of my girls was participating as a surprise for her boyfriend, Happy Valentine’s to him!!! Well, apparently he loved the photos so much, as well as her, he put a ring on it! So when Kristen emailed me about shooting her wedding, I was extremely gitty. We met on a lovely day this past fall to shoot their engagement session. Most of you in the area will recognize our background, the Culinary Institute of America. I have been her many of times, but why can’t the bakery ever be open on weekends????
Anyway, thank you to Kristen and Darren for a FABULOUS and fun afternoon. I can’t wait to shoot your special day!