I was super excited when my favorite humans wanted to have their family portraits right in my backyard…literally. It was a 2 minute walk from my front door to these beautiful rolling hills in Eagle Mountain, Utah.
This was a two-day shoot. The first day we started shooting and summer decided to have a freak rain storm suddenly drench us. Luckily, we were able to dry off and reschedule! I always ALWAYS check the weather before a session but this tricky storm wasn’t predicted.
I loved this session! I received one of my most favorite compliments during this extended family session… It was from a dad and he said, “Wow! That was a lot easier and faster than I thought it would be.” In between all the posed shots, I try to capture candid moments of the family and how […]
Deciding what to wear in family photos can be a daunting task. These are the photos you’ll hang on your walls and cherish for years to come. It can seem overwhelming when considering what to wear but it doesn’t need to be. I’m sharing my top 3 tips to plan your outfits. Tip #1 Start […]
I want to make it my life’s goal and mission to educate about how family portraits should be. Far too many parents (moms!) fret, worry and stress about family portraits. These negative feelings about family photos terrify parents enough that they skip or procrastinate family portraits. If you are in this stressful group, I want […]
I figured that I should probably make my own post about this adorable family after their session was featured on Life + Lens last week. I was super excited to find out that Life+Lens wanted to feature my photos immediately after I submitted them. The Utah fall colors of this session are so vibrant and […]
Ah, the age ol’ question: How do I get kids to do what I want them to do? When you find the answer, let me know! Until then, here are a few of my tricks that I use during a photo session to get the kids to cooperate. Before your family photos happen, here is […]