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Tag Archives: Orange County Children Photographer
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!
December 8, 2011 – 3:41 pm
If you ever drive south on 87 from 84, then you must have driven by Storm King Art Center, just off the thruway. For years I have been dying to visit this place and finally did on a wonderful fall afternoon. Although the sky was close to black at some points, we made it through the shoot without issue. The art center is so large, it is impossible to see it all in one afternoon.
These three kiddies were full of energy and may have not stayed in the same place for more than 2.5 seconds, which was only fitting for their ultra fun and untraditional family photo. One of my FAVS of all time. The little boy was the super ham, his twin sister was the quiet and shy one, while big sister was ultra curious and spent a large amount of time looking for cool bugs. Thank you so much for introducing me to such a wonderful place, I was able to visit again a couple weeks later with my own crew.
September 9, 2011 – 10:37 am
If you recall, I photographed these parents to be a couple weeks back. She had the tiniest and cutest baby belly ever. Now, little man is here and he is just a sweet as can be. I can’t get enough of little hands, little toes, and that little nose.
July 20, 2011 – 8:04 pm
I recently got a phone call from this momma, who is 35 weeks pregnant, to discuss doing her maternity and newborn photos. We were cutting it close on time to the baby’s birth but luckily that weekend, I was going to be close to her neck of the woods. So we were able to meet up after my morning session at one of my favorite coffee spots in Beacon and headed out for a little fun in the shade. When I first saw this momma to be, the first thing that came to my mind was her size, what at tiny tummy for 35 weeks. She has a little peanut growing in there.
So I am expecting a phone call any day now, but the way my luck has been running, she might be a week late All I know is looking at these two, the baby is going to be super cute and will hopefully have Mommy’s contagious smile. See you two, or I should say three, soon!!
November 23, 2010 – 12:15 am
Last week I had the privilege of not only meeting this very smart little boy and his parents, but visiting the West Point Campus as well. I shot here a month ago with a wedding, but I really didn’t get to take the time to really take it all in. When you come on to the grounds, it is an intimating experience. There are guards at the gates and they check your car. When you pull onto the campus, you can see big barriers that come out of the ground to block anyone from getting in or getting out. Not sure I want to be around when that happens. The buildings are all this beautiful but cold gray stone. On the train going down to the city last week, a gentleman sitting next to me mentioned it looked like a prison. When I mentioned this to my client, she laughed and said, “some of the cadets may agree.” But when walking around, you also get this sense of peace. We walked down by the reservoir and with the beauty around it, you forget where you are.
Back to “B” man. I really enjoyed my time with this little man. He is a year older than my son Brayden and so much like him. They both seem to have this fascination for wildlife. While hanging around the canons, saw this hawk flying above us. After some time on the hunt, he finally rested in a tree close by. Later the hawk attacked his prey and just feasted on it in front of us. “B” man was so amazed, and I have to admit I kind of was too. Only on TV have I seen such a thing so close to me. Of course I went home and told Brayden all about it. I had a lovely fall afternoon at West Point. Thank you for inviting me down to spend the day with your family. And thank you “B” man for all the great stories.