2015, maternity portrait

andrea: maternity

I always tell Andrea that I want her to style my life.   She just has that effortless style that looks like a million bucks but in reality she just threw it together.  And her photo shoot ideas?  Gah, they are amazing.  So anytime Andrea begins a phone call or a text with “I was thinking…”, […]

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2015, maternity portrait

tricia: maternity

There is something so magical about the last few weeks of pregnancy. There’s this sense of peace & calm…the nursery is ready, the tiniest little clothes have been washed and folded, and all there is to do is wait. It’s a quiet sense of joy. A time of shared smiles between the soon-to-be mother & […]

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2014, family portrait, maternity portrait

allison: maternity

Before Allison & Doug welcomed the super handsome Stanley into the world, we did a quiet Maternity session at their home.  Snug in bed with warm cups of coffee (decaf for Allison, full strength for the future Dad), the couple read one of their favorite Dr Suess books and showed off Stanley’s new crib.  The lovely […]

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circa 2013, couples portrait, maternity portrait

brittany+patrick: maternity

I’ve known this beautiful couple for years now.  In fact, I was there the very first time they met…and I could see right away that they were meant for each other.  Brittany’s smile was just a liiiiittle bit brighter when Patrick was around.  And Patrick’s face lit up any time he looked Brittany’s way.  It […]

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circa 2011, family portrait, maternity portrait

ashley maternity

When the lovely Ashley shared with me that the Rataic Crew was expecting, my first exclamation was “YAY!!!  Another adorable kid in the friend-family!!!!” and then was immediately followed by “Dude, when do we get to shoot your Maternity Portrait?!?”  (Guys, lemme tell ya, it’s tough being friends with a photog because all we want to […]

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