SEATTLE NEWBORN AND FAMILY NEWS, SHOOTS , & INFO

Where should we schedule our family session?

When scheduling a family session, you have three main categories to choose from:   In-Home, On-Location, or In-Studio   Considering all of these options and the pros and cons of each will help you determine the best fit for you and your family. 1.  In-Home...

Stressed About Family Photos? These 3 Tips will help you

Are you stressed about family photos?  You're not alone - getting family photos taken ARE stressful!  You're a busy mom with a million things to do but know it's been a while since you've had family photos taken and know there's no time like the present.  Plus, you'd...

Photo Calendars : New Product

Personalized photo calendars are here and in a super cute, fun and modern design!  Your online print shop in your personal gallery makes it easy-peasy to drag and drop your favorite photos from the session (one photo per month), preview, and make changes before you...

Seattle Mother’s Day Event

Join Weeknight Party Girl, Ali Hedin and award winning family photographer Kim Hildebrand for an amazing "Mommy and Me" morning in a converted fire station. You and your child will learn to cook simple recipes for spring weeknight dinners together! You'll be welcomed...

How to Prepare Home for Photoshoot

One of the most common questions I get from Moms is, "How do I prepare my home for the photoshoot?".  I get it.  You are worried about getting your home spic-and-span, getting rid of clutter, washing the windows, putting all the toys away, and making the kids clean...

Learn to Shoot Film for Family Photography at Film Camp

If learning to shoot film for family photography is on your list of goals for 2019, then read on.  Film has been making a huge comeback for the past several years, and the movement isn't slowing down just yet.  Many photographers are re-discovering film for several...

When to Schedule your Newborn Session

When to schedule your newborn session is one of the first and most important questions I get from expecting mamas.  It's a good one.  The confusing part is you hear different answers from different photographers.  The good news is there is no wrong answer, but you...

Walls, Walls Everywhere by Julie Weaver Designs

I have a new blog post series for you, and it's coming at ya from my great friend Julie Weaver of JM Weaver Staging & Redesign.  Since Julie has a love for all things home and interior design (and runs her own small business all about home design) and I have a...

New Holiday Photo Card Designs

I'm excited to announce I now offer holiday cars, thank you cards, baby announcements, and more in my online store!  The new holiday photo card designs are gorgeous.  I ordered a bunch of samples, and these are the real deal.  Printed on 110lb matte...

Seattle Lifestyle Maternity Photography : Allen

Seattle lifestyle maternity photography can be scheduled outside or inside.  One great tip if you want to shoot in a special place outside, is to think about the color of your surroundings when picking a favorite dress to wear.  One of my favorite take-aways from this...

Green Lake Family Photographer : Baby Love

Because you're here, I know that you're a free spirit and you're into spontaneity and unplanned moments and flying by the seat of your pants.  I know you kinda can't handle an overly planned day.  Me too. That's why you and I go well together.  My goal is to have a...

Seattle In Home Newborn Photography : Rose

The truth is.....my hatred for "I Need You Now" by Lady Antebellum knows no bounds.  I think it's so cheesy!!  My body literally convulses when I hear that song.  It was really popular a few years ago and I still just can not listen to one verse of that song.  I can...
Photo Calendars : New Product

Photo Calendars : New Product

Personalized photo calendars are here and in a super cute, fun and modern design!  Your online print shop in your personal gallery makes it easy-peasy to drag and drop your favorite photos from the session (one photo per month), preview, and make changes before you...

Seattle Mother’s Day Event

Seattle Mother’s Day Event

Join Weeknight Party Girl, Ali Hedin and award winning family photographer Kim Hildebrand for an amazing "Mommy and Me" morning in a converted fire station. You and your child will learn to cook simple recipes for spring weeknight dinners together! You'll be welcomed...

Learn to Shoot Film for Family Photography at Film Camp

Learn to Shoot Film for Family Photography at Film Camp

If learning to shoot film for family photography is on your list of goals for 2019, then read on.  Film has been making a huge comeback for the past several years, and the movement isn't slowing down just yet.  Many photographers are re-discovering film for several...