Living in the moment – photographing a family vacation

Last weekend our family took our annual “mommy’s busy season is coming” vacation to the beach. As you can imagine once this time of year is upon us I am working 7 days a week straight through until Thanksgiving. As an entrepreneur I understand the philosophy of short term sacrifice for long term gain ……

Cassie’s First Year Album // Baby Milestone Plan

Baby Cassie holds a special place in my heart … she is the third baby in this family I have photographed. Each and every baby has had their own unique and very spunky personality. Cassie is fully of smiles and yet she is not afraid to tell you her opinion on matters! Emily is going…

A new family celebrates with a portrait session …

Spring 2016 – Family of 2 Last spring I received a phone call from Bridget. Her and her husband were in the process of trying to adopt a baby and they needed portraits of them together as a couple. I had a wonderful time meeting these hopeful parents and talking about their dreams of becoming…

Wizarding School Portrait Sessions Wrap Up

Wingardium Leviosa! And with that quick little spell there were books and feather quills floating in mid air at Cloud 9 Studios! Our Wizarding School Portrait Sessions kicked off a few weekends ago and were a roaring success with the kids and parents. Between choosing their wands, drinking butter beer, mixing potions, experimenting with dry ice and…