somebody had been keeping me busy! May 27, 2009   

Yes, as if I didn’t have enough going on–we finally bit the bullet and got a puppy!  Whew…you forget just how much work they are!!  But all I have to do is take one look at his little whiskery, fuzzy face and it’s all worth it!  This is Finn…

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  look what a year can do…~Virginia Photographer~ May 19, 2009   

Somebody is turning 1!!!!!!!! Going back to see this family was an absolute joy! They feel more like friends than business clients! They are truly amazing parents too–very proud of them!

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You may recognize him in this photo…

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What a difference one year can make!! Love how these shots turned out!!

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We also played in the washtub~very fun on a hot spring day. I was kind of wanting to hop in there myself, but didn’t figure it’d go over too well!

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Getting some mama and daddy love…

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Mom was on the ball…she had cute boots…

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And even a lollipop–which he LOVED!!!

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Love, LOVE, LOVE this shot…

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We even got a few great {ahem…sexy} shots of mom and dad!! You’d never know that there were ants crawling all over their legs…but hey, ya got to make sacrifices to get good shots!!

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Once again, it was a pleasure to work with these guys–I hope to see much more of them in the future!

  mama love ~ Virginia Photographer    

I traveled all the way up to Alexandria to hang with this mom and baby the other day~and let me tell you–she loves this little guy! I completely understand why, as he is adorable! They had such a great bond and connection! Love this first shot, it says it all…
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Another beautiful shot~love how the leaves show the depth.

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This little munchkin had amazing eyes, as you can see in the next two shots…

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This necklace had a very special meaning and I was glad to capture this moment…so sweet.

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I really enjoyed my time getting to know these two and am looking forward to seeing them again soon! Have a pleasant day everyone and I’ll be back with another cutie pie soon (yes, it’s you Bree!)

  cuteness ~ Virginia Photographer May 13, 2009   

Um, yes, absolute, total adorableness!  Loving the little tongue by the way!  Isn’t she just delicious!! 

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Sooo pretty!

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This is my favorite from the whole shoot–love, love, LOVE this!!!!  If it were me, it would be on a wall in my house very large!  I just love the connection there.

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Cuddles with dad.

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Beautiful  blue peepers!!

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Such a fun shot–the drool is the icing on the cupcake–love it!

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Pretty momma = pretty baby!

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Be back soon with more! 

  baby love May 8, 2009   

I loved working with this couple!  Not only were they up for trekking around in muddy grass and rain to get good photos, but they were totally understanding when we had to reschedule due to torrential down pours in the middle of their session!  We did catch a few cute ones the first time around…

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 Luckily, the weather gods smiled upon us the second time around, and we had sunny skies!  Look at this maternity hotness!

 

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I love this shot…she’s got that pregnancy glow.

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And this one…

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And this one…

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This one is especially for her husband…he was a lot of fun and had a great personality.  I found out in the middle of the session that his mom is a photographer–talk about pressure!

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LOVE this next series.  Just beautiful.

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And last, but not least, they own a construction company, so it was only appropriate to get a shot with some of the heavy equiptment!

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I truly enjoyed my time and can’t wait to photograph their new little one…stay tuned.