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It’s pretty common to have portraits done when your children are infants, toddlers, and in elementary school. And of course when they are high school seniors. But what about those in between years?   All too often those years get forgotten.  Not because we don’t want portraits of our children at this time of their lives […]

The in between years…

Children, High School Seniors, Outdoors, Uncategorized

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Wait.  Ahem…{cough…cough}…and the winner(s) are… Without getting into what I unknowingly did to turn the tide of the voting, I’m happy to announce that there are two winners of the HLP Best Image of 2015!  I could not be happier with the winners…and I’m pretty stoked that I will be getting to see these two […]

And the winner is…


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Yes, yes. We all love the outdoors.  You and me both…nothing better than an outdoor location for a photography session. Just imagine it…the perfect sunkissed late summer day an hour before sunset.   The sun is trickling through the trees creating the most perfectly beautiful backlight, the sky is gradually turning shades of pink, crickets […]

Five reasons to consider a studio shoot

Babies, Children, Family, Promotional

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Maybe it is the fact that I dropped my middle daughter off at camp yesterday – – an adventure that I’m so happy she gets to experience.  Or maybe it is the fact that my oldest daughter will be entering her junior year of high school – – really, how can that be?  Or maybe […]

Authentic Family Portraiture

Children, Family, Outdoors, Random Thoughts

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It’s winter. It’s cold. It is light for only a short time each day.  But most of the time, when it is daylight…and when there is snow on the ground (ahem…who knows if we will get our regularly scheduled snow this year, and yes I’m complaining!)…the light in my studio is bright and beautiful, crisp […]

Winter Love…”The White Bed Sessions”

Babies, Children, Promotional

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