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washington dc birth photography

September 14, 2021

babies, birth, films, washington dc birth photography

18 months into a pandemic, and I’m still trying to get my bearings. I know I’m not the only person in the world who feels this way, but I still feel like I should have figured this out by now, shouldn’t be so overwhelmed with pandemic-living, should be better able to cheerfully be running my […]

welcoming aravis castile | northern virginia newborn photographer

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January 25, 2021

birth, washington dc birth photography

One of my greatest honors, and one of the best parts about being a birth photographer for going on 9 years, is photographing a family’s first birth…and then their second…and then their third! I met Brian and Linda way back in 2013 when I was in my first full year of being a birth photographer. […]

wyatt charles : a birth story | Arlington Virginia Home Birth | Northern Virginia Birth Photographer

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September 10, 2019

birth, washington dc birth photography

When Erika first contacted me last December, she wrote the following: “I’ve been terrified of child birth long before I even wanted children. Your photographs and videos are the first thing I’ve ever seen/heard that have made me not only not horrified, but actually EXCITED! Like, I might get to be one of those amazing, […]

andrea sarasin :: a birth story

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April 25, 2013

washington dc birth photography

Linda came to the United States from Sweden, and Brian climbed over tables to meet her when he saw her. She describes Brian as her “soulmate” and with the way that these two laugh and move effortlessly together, you can see why. These two lovebirds are due with their baby boy any day now and […]

{belly} Linda :: Northern Virginia maternity photographer

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April 5, 2013

washington dc birth photography

Kaiya Paige was determined to enter the world on her own terms, so the night before her mama’s scheduled induction (and 8 days past her “due date”), she decided it was finally time to start her journey earthside. After the sun came up the next morning, she slipped easily into the world and the waiting […]

the birth of kaiya paige :: washington dc birth photographer

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February 26, 2013

families, washington dc birth photography

One of my personal and business goals for 2013 is to actually start blogging. The month of March is going to make this goal easy on me because I have so many beautiful sessions to post. Today’s photos are of my dear friend Stephanie (we’ve been friends since I was 16 and she was 12!!) […]

a mother’s love

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January 31, 2013

personal, washington dc birth photography

On my to-list under important but not urgent is this: “create a blog calendar.” I want to blog more – need to blog more – but it’s always so random, when I do a shoot or have a splash of inspiration. I’m hoping a blog calendar will help me be more consistent and get.it.done. But […]

beautiful friendship + film

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