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spring mini shoots, may 3rd in nyc!

03.20.2014

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I’ve been hibernating to get through this brutal New York winter. You, too? Thankfully, spring arrives today and we’ll welcome all that it brings: fragrant flowers, the return of bright green grass and warmer, longer days. So, let’s get outside and celebrate the thaw with a mini-shoot on May 3rd! We’ll capture the color and energy of the season–and enough family photos to inspire your Mother’s and Father’s Day gifts.

Join me for some fresh air and sunshine against one of Manhattan’s most beautiful backdrops: Madison Square or Central Park. No jacket (or scarf or mittens!) required.

Date: Saturday, May 3rd with a rain date of Saturday, May 10th

9am – 12pm: Central Park, exact location TBD

1pm – 4pm: Madison Square Park, on 23rd and Madison Avenue

Cost: $375

A mini-shoot includes a half-hour photo shoot, approximately 25 images presented in an online gallery, and one 8×10 enlargement. This time I’m also including one digital file, valued at $175! A CD of all the images may be purchased for $450. Gift certificates are available.

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westport family photographer

03.05.2014

This family used to live in NYC and has since moved to London. Mom (blue dress) and I met up for a run and coffee when I was there visiting. Anyone who offers a running tour through a city I’ve never been to, get’s an A+ in my book. They were home visiting family last summer and we met up at their house in Westport for a photo shoot. Our shoot came to an end over a glass of wine, where they told me they plan to move back soon. Fingers crossed.

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nyc family photographer

01.29.2014

This beautiful family was visiting from California right before Christmas. We were luck enough to squeeze in a shoot for their holiday card. They sure did pile out of the taxi camera ready. Perfect little models…

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nyc child photographer

01.11.2014

This little lady had great attitude. Such spunk, and a natural in front of the camera. We had fun doing my favorite loop in the West Village.

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westchester family photographer

01.08.2014

These sisters are two peas in a pod. We met at the Rockefeller estates and played in fields of gold.  Their lashes had me at hello.

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nyc family and baby photographer

01.06.2014

It’s been so long since I’ve blogged I nearly forgot how to. One of my many resolutions: blog more often. I will kick off the end to my hiatus with one of my favorite shoots from last year. This amazing family in Central Park, right as the sun began to set. The light was so good I could have eaten it with a fork.

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hamptons family photographer – bridgehampton

10.08.2013

I’ve finally found some time to blog a few of my favorite shoots from the Hamptons this summer. Loving this family and their hoola-hoops. A simple prop goes a long way.

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fall mini shoots in NYC – september 28th!

09.10.2013

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Our fall mini shoots are a great way to not only capture the perfect photo for your holiday card, but also create a unique gift solution for spouses and grandparents this holiday season. I will be downtown for the morning and in Central Park for the afternoon, and hope you will come and join us!

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maternity session in the hamptons – shelter island

09.04.2013

One of my first Hamptons sessions this summer was in Shelter Island with this adorable couple, Vanessa and Duncan. Mom-to-be is the brains behind Sensible Sitters, my go-to resource for babysitters when out east. We met in a NYC Starbucks shortly after Conner was born, right as we were both starting our businesses. Since then, Vanessa has built a comprehensive childcare resource that provides families with wonderful, reliable and energetic babysitters across the country. Make sure to check our her website.  I’m in awe of her success!

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nyc family photographer – summer on the highline

08.06.2013

Lots of exploring on the high line with this little guy. Such a great shoot topped off with a Peoples Pop!

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