Category Archives: Children

Malone Maternity | Woodland Park, CO

The beauty in the following session is my daughter-in-love’s sister. We are not technically family, but we are family all the same. I think we’re all agreed that we can break the so-called family rules if we want to. So, we made plans months and months ago to have a maternity session, and once we…

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Sound logic

When I’m on sessions with children, we usually end up in play at some point. That is, it’s sort of expected and sometimes kind of demanded. Relationships with kids require trust, and part of building trust is giving back to them when you have asked much of them. In my case, asking children to participate…

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Valentine’s, 3-month session, just because…

So, this face…amiright? These are my best friend’s girls. I am including that tidbit so you understand the casual laid back way these photos were done, as well as why the girls show up so often. Also, we’re getting close to a certain young lady’s FIFTH birthday, and we’ll be doing another Grow Into the…

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The Gates Family

Last year, I held a “Share the Love” session giveaway. Stephanie entered and was one of the winners! When she entered, she told me that she had guest-blogged at MiddlePlaces.com, where I blog with a host of other beautiful women, and that she had been reading my personal blog for a while. I was drawn…

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Sisters make the greatest friends | Colorado Child Photography

These dark-eyed beauties (and their beautiful mama!) met up with me for a mini-shoot before the weather here went all crazy. No, that’s not true. It was sort of between crazy weather seasons — from rain to snow. But this day was gorgeous, and these lovely sisters made the day even more beautiful with their…

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The other uses for reflectors

Photographers use reflectors to, well, reflect light. But often, they can double as resting spots for toddlers. Or as a backdrop — totally the child’s idea. And not to be forgotten, the reflector cover can be used as a blanket! In a child’s world, imagination reigns, and I love when I get to be there…

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