Tea For two In home portrait session is a perfect setting for the little ones especially in the long New England Winters when we spend more time indoors than outdoors. In Home Lifestyle sessions are perfect for families that enjoy spending time at home and especially in the winter when you spend more time at home. Have a different idea such as paint party or cooking party with your loved ones then contact me so we can preserve this special everyday activities that you will enjoy looking back on once your children are all grown up.Read More
Introducing Miss M. Only a few days old she was sleepy and such a joy to be around. Just love the newborn baby smell. Best time to photograph newborns is between 4-12 days when they sleep longer. Her session was flawless. Mom, Dad and big brother were just swooning over her.
Newborn babies grow so fast and change so much from day to day, making newborn portraits so important Its great to capture those first few days at home or at the hospital. Its even more fun to include mom and dad as well as siblings in the portraits. Capturing that moment when older siblings get to meet the new baby or even capturing their bond from the beginning is so precious.
Photos are important all know this. It is how we update our family and friends near and far what your children and family updated on day to day life or even milestones. Capturing the first step to first day of school graduation or even vacations. Isn't that why our phones are filled with photos of our family and friends!
When you have kids, we want to hold on to as many of those amazing memories as we can! We all know that while the days are long, the years are short.
While its important to try and get annual family portraits by a professional photographer, Its important to be equipped to capture great images of your day to day life therefore learning to take better photographs is such a great asset to have. You dont have to invest in a great camera or a lot of time to take better photographs but keeping afew tips in mind can go along way. Here are afew tips to taking simple and great photos of your kids at home.
Try to clear the space you will be in free of clutter as much as possible to keep the attention on your subject
Lighting – While windows can be used to provide a great natural source of light how you position your subject. Notice how the shadows and the light falls on her face in each image. She remained at the same spot in the green chair while I moved around. Also notice the position of the window in the last image.
While the weather has been unseasonably cool well actually cold this family didn't let that stop them. The lighting was absolutely beautiful and while late fall we run into the challenge of the temperature being too cool, the background is absolutely gorgeous due to the Foliage. Naturally with a 3 month old we took the rest of the session inside so she could keep warm. The best part of the session was the smiles i got from this 3 month old.
Howarth Children Session. Typical Spring day in New England the weather was meant to be warm but turned out to be nippy we thought it was going to rain but the rain held off. spending time with them was such a treat on this cold spring day.Read More