This. This is the kind of session that really makes my photographer heart burst. I LOVE when clients opt for a session that captures the essence of their family — their interests, talents, how they love each other. That’s exactly why I started joyFULL sessions, so people could capture real moments of their family. The Boyters embodied that perfectly, allowing me to move with them through their home as they hung out and played together, even grabbing their favorite instruments for a crazy cool jam-session-turned-dance-fest. I had a blast capturing all of it for them and I LOVE the images we got…

 

“We are making photographs to understand what our lives mean to us.” 
— Ralph Hattersley

 

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Man have I gotten lucky with so many wonderful new clients. Wyatt’s was my very first official newborn session after relocating to DFW and he certainly started me off on a high note. Just look at that sweet face! Big sister is just as precious, ever eager to watch and help and sneak in a kiss or two for her new brother… clearly I loved getting to photograph the Bays family, and the many images that came from our time together:

 

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I feel like I’ve shared so many sneak peeks from this gorgeous maternity session so I am pumped to finally share it here on the blog! Ashley is the prettiest mama-to-be and I am on pins and needles waiting for her little boy to arrive. With parents like her and Taylor, It’s pretty much a guarantee that is he is going to be completely adorable…and have great hair :) Wanna make a bet?? We shall know soon! Until then, some favorites (with the most incredible light, might I add!)…

 

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It’s amazing how fast babies grow in six months time and I love seeing how much they’re changed from their newborn sessions, so when it came time for Dutch to celebrate his “half birthday” last month, I was excited to see that sweet boy again! Lots of crawling, standing, smiling, and drool :) Gotta love that drool! The Curtis family is precious and it’s another great session for the books. XO!

 

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