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Family Photos and your Children’s self-Esteem

How Family Photos can Boost Your Child’s Self-Esteem Having annual family portraits taken can seem like not a big deal to some. Who cares if you don’t send out holiday cards or update your Facebook profile picture? But in reality, family photos can have a huge impact on your children’s ...
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10 Creative & Beautiful Maternity Photo Shoot Ideas

10 Creative & Beautiful Maternity Photo Shoot Ideas If you think all maternity photos are the same, think again. Just like any other photo session, your maternity shoot should be about capturing your personality and celebrating your unique and wonderful pregnancy journey. Check out these 10 ideas for making your ...
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Guide to a Stress-Free Family Photo Session

Every parent wants the perfect family photo—all of you smiling and comfortably posed in a beautiful natural background with that gentle golden light. But as any photographer—or parent—can tell you, getting that photo definitely isn’t easy. Between meltdowns, tears, and distractions, it can be a challenge to get your kids ...
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How to Plan the Best First Birthday Cake Smash Ever

Your child’s first birthday is a huge milestone not just for your little one, but for you as a parent and your whole family. And one of the best ways to celebrate that milestone is with a first birthday party and cake smash! Giving your child their own cake to ...
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How to Express Your Personality in Your Senior Photos

Senior portraits are a fun way to mark a huge milestone in your life: your graduation from high school. You’ll end up with images your parents and family members will love and photos you can share with your friends. When photographing seniors, I like to make sure we incorporate as ...
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When to Take Maternity Photos

Congratulations on your pregnancy! You’re planning and preparing to welcome your little one into the world and sharing the joy of your news with family and friends. Having maternity photos taken may seem like just another thing to add to your growing to-do list, but a portrait session can serve ...
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What Is Fine Art Portrait Photography?

You may be familiar with portrait photography, whether it’s family portraits or capturing special moments like an engagement or a pregnancy. But have you ever experienced fine art portrait photography? This type of portrait photography is often taken in a studio, where more artistically stylized images are created to make ...
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Why Portrait Photography Is Just as Important!

Many families book annual family portrait sessions to capture the growth of their kids and the changes in their family unit over the years. But most people are far less likely to book a professional portrait session unless it’s to mark a specific milestone, like a graduation from high school ...
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2020 Peace out. We won’t miss you!

Where do we start? 2020 was a roller-coaster of emotions, questions, being uncomfortable, and just a wicked crazy year! At the end of 2019 I was planning my big 40 get away with no kids and just my husband. We were planning for an amazing get away that we both ...
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How to Take Care of Yourself

These days, we hear a lot about self-care and the importance of taking time out to maintain your mental health. Just like you practice good hygiene by brushing your teeth and taking regular showers, it’s important to practice good mental and emotional hygiene. Self-care looks different for everyone, but there ...
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Kriss Giles Cherry Hill Realtor

Meet Kriss Giles Cherry Hill Realtor. Kriss isn't your typical realtor. She's a mom of two amazing kids, a wife to a awesome husband and pretty amazing at selling houses! When Kriss mentioned the Ben Franklin Bridge and Camden I had a pretty good vision in mind for her session. ...
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Guide to a Stress-Free Family Photo Session

Every parent wants the perfect family photo—all of you smiling and comfortably posed in a beautiful natural background with that gentle golden light. But as any photographer—or parent—can tell you, getting that photo definitely isn’t easy. Between meltdowns, tears, and distractions, it can be a challenge to get your kids ...
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