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I feel like I say this every blog post BUT I had so much fun shooting Sienna last week!  The session almost turned out to be a disaster.  As I pulled into the location my tummy did a backflip!  The field we were planning to shoot in was gone.  GONE!!!  The beautiful long grass and […]

Elopements are becoming my new favorite to photograph!  Recently I had the privilege of photographing an elopement in the Boston Public Garden.  It had rained all day, but when the time came for the ceremony, the sky cleared just long enough for the happy couple to exchange their vows.  It was pretty magical, and (of […]

Last week, after a long afternoon studying for our Dental Anatomy class, my friend Elizabeth and I decided to have an impromptu photo shoot in the streets of Worcester.  The city has been undergoing a revival of sorts.  There are new buildings and store fronts under construction in the downtown area, free summer yoga and […]

Last night I was invited to be on the other side of the camera for the #SportsBraSquad movement.  #SportsBraSquad is a multifaceted movement designed to encourage body positivity and address womens safety in sports. Where to begin … Lets start with body positivity.  We all have issues with our bodies that no sees but us. […]

Last week I had the honor of photographing this gorgeous growing family at Moore State Park in Paxton.  The light was perfect… Mom was glowing, and the kids kept busy collecting wild flowers in the tall grass, all as Dad proudly doted on the three of them.  I could not help but be touched by […]