baby girl riley | 6 month milestone | newtown

Baby girl Riley came to see me for her 6 month milestone session. Her smile is contagious and she loved to look at me. She has changed so much since I saw her as a newborn. She is now full of smiles, rolls over, and sits. Happy half birthday Riley!

Baby Girl Riley: 6 month milestone

Look at those eyes and smile. How could you not smile seeing this image?

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She did such a good job sitting. However, since she likes to fling herself back at times, mom was always an arm’s length away.
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Do you see her grabbing her little foot? So cute!sitting 6 month baby girl. ct photography6 month sitter session. baby girl newtown ct

alice in “one”derland cake smash | weston ct baby | Holly

I was so excited to see Holly again. She is the cutest Weston CT baby and it’s always a joy to photograph her. This time she was in the studio for her Alice in ONEderland cake smash. How cute is that theme!? Cake smash sessions are a lot of work to coordinate and put together, but I always love the end results. Crafting is a hobby of mine that I don’t do as often as I like. However, cake smash sessions let me craft away and use my creativity.

Holly: Weston CT baby

The first setup was simple with shades of purple and a little gray. Since my cake smash sessions are often colorful and elaborate, I love the first part of the portrait session to be more simple.

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Alice in ONEderland

Wow, this has got to be one of my all time favorite cake smash setups. I started right away thinking about how I’d design the set up. Mom asked if we could do a tea party and requested colors of blue, and purple. We also added in a touch of yellow. We sent many emails back and forth as we were putting this set together. Mom made the sign and brought in the tea pot and cups. I made the pinwheel background. The blue pettiskirt I already had was perfect and I found some beads to make the adorable chunky necklace! As always, the fabulous cake was made by Who Wants Cake. 

I always take a couple photos before the birthday girl or boy dives in. The perfect setup does not remain perfect for long!

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Miss Holly was already standing and walking. This makes for a bit more challenging cake smash, but awesome for images like this!alice in wonderland first birthday cake smashalice in wonderland cake smash photopurple and blue alice in onederland cake smash. weston ct baby photographyalice in onderland. cake smash weston ctalice in wonderland cake smash weston ct

Cake Smash Photography

Cake smashes are the perfect way to celebrate your little one turning one. They include the cake and custom setup based on your theme or colors. Contact us for more information.

brookfield newborn photos | Chloe 9 days

So many adorable baby girls lately! Chloe was in the town next door and didn’t have far to travel for her Brookfield newborn photos. She was 9 days new at the time of her session and sleepy *almost* the whole time. It wasn’t until the end that she woke up to give me some eye contact. Just the way I like it!

Brookfield Newborn Photos: Chloe 9 days

I had photographed her big brother at their home in 2013 for a lifestyle session. Pretty sure I mentioned this in a previous post, but so many of my 2013 babies have been having siblings this year! I’ve lost track of the number, but should look it up at some point.

Chloe was a little peanut. She was 6 lbs 3 oz at birth.

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Pink, Cream & Gold

Chloe’s mom picked out pink, creams, and gold for her session. It was so soft and girly. Simply gorgeous!

This setup below is one of my all time favorites. I love the outfit with the gorgeous halo by prissy princess. There is something so soft and sweet about the pose and colors.

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Little Details

I just love the little details of their tiny ha26nds and toes. My macro lens has been becoming out more often at my newborn sessions. I have to admit, I really love baby toes.

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There is nothing more that melts me than a smiling newborn. Sure, they say it’s gas and a reflex. Either way it is super adorable!

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Newborn Photography: Brookfield CT

Thanks for viewing Chloe’s newborn session. I would love for you to tell me what your favorite image is in the comments below!

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365 | a personal project: march

Another month completed! While I’ve started to slack a little bit on my 365 project, I’m still plugging along. This month I missed 3 days.. and April isn’t off to a great start. I’m not going to give up though and hopefully soon I’ll be able to complete the whole month.

Take a look at past months!


365 | a personal project: March

2017 365 project