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The Whitehead Family

One of the amazing people I have had the opportunity to meet, work with, and create a friendship with is Andrea Whitehead, the owner of House of White bridal shop. Her boutique is GORGEOUS and I highly recommend that any bride add this stop to their list of wedding dress shops they visit! If not for the great selection of stunning gowns, but for the opportunity to meet and hang out with one of the coolest girls in Newburgh, IN! I was so excited to be able to capture some truly epic moments in Andrea’s family history this summer, including her maternity session and following up with her very first family photos! Andrea’s baby bump was gorgeous and her actual baby is even more beautiful! Add in her adoring husband and their darling Victorian home for snuggles and backdrop, and you pretty much have a recipe for perfection. evansville-indiana-maternity-photographer-_0005evansville-indiana-maternity-photographer-_0006evansville-indiana-maternity-photographer-_0007evansville-indiana-maternity-photographer-_0008evansville-indiana-maternity-photographer-_0009evansville-indiana-family-newborn-lifestyle-photographer-_0010evansville-indiana-family-newborn-lifestyle-photographer-_0011evansville-indiana-family-newborn-lifestyle-photographer-_0012evansville-indiana-family-newborn-lifestyle-photographer-_0013evansville-indiana-family-newborn-lifestyle-photographer-_0014evansville-indiana-family-newborn-lifestyle-photographer-_0015evansville-indiana-family-newborn-lifestyle-photographer-_0016evansville-indiana-family-newborn-lifestyle-photographer-_0017evansville-indiana-family-newborn-lifestyle-photographer-_0018evansville-indiana-family-newborn-lifestyle-photographer-_0019evansville-indiana-family-newborn-lifestyle-photographer-_0020

A Parisian Themed Fete + a Beautiful Mommy – To – Be

I can’t say enough how grateful I am for my job! Through photography I have met so many amazing people and this beautiful mommy-to-be is one of them! I am so happy for her and her husband and I cannot wait to meet the little “ginger” they have been waiting to arrive for such a long time.
Kim’s mother and close family friends totally went over the top for her baby shower and every detail was absolutely perfect! And I absolutely ADORED all of the cute little hats that family and honored guests wore. (I even got to be one of the lucky recipients and that seriously made my night!)
My favorite moment of the night was when Kim was presented with children’s books that her guests brought in lieu of greeting cards. Her mom gave a very touching speech about the book she purchased to give to Kim many years before and was so over joyous to finally be able to share it with her. 
This little bundle of joy is going to be loved so very dearly and will be completely and utterly spoiled! Just as it should be! 

Boho Chic Gypsey Mama

What more can I say than this couple is beautiful, this soon-to-be mommy is beyond gorgeous, and I would bet my last dollar that their little girl is going to be just as stunning!

Beautiful Mama

I wanted to share a couple little beauties from this maternity photo shoot I did of my sister while on my family vacation to Colorado! I’m so excited to meet her little one this December and I hope more than anything that these photos will help her to remember how precious her first pregnancy is! Congratulations, Audra! I’m beyond happy for you!

Christina’s Maternity Photos + Baby Shower

I just finished up a baby shower that I participated in throwing for a dear, sweet friend of mine and I am so happy with the way everything turned out!!! Most of all, I’m pleased that my friend felt “spoiled” and “appreciated”! Mission accomplished! And for an added bonus, I tricked her into having a maternity session, which for some cuh-razy reason she didn’t want to do! Can you believe this girly is due 4 weeks from the time these photos were taken?! If only……… <3 <3 <3 I can’t wait to meet baby Waverly in just a couple of weeks!!!

Cutest Family Ever!

I LOVE this family so much! Kristen and her sweethearts are so wonderful to work with! The kids are extremely well behaved and Kristen and Billy are so calm and welcoming. They have a ton of trust in me and seriously, all that radiates from them is love, patience, and happiness. I’m so grateful to have these clients to call my own and I am very much looking forward to the birth of Kristen’s baby in August!!! I get all warm and fuzzy just thinking about him!
This is a little preview of my favorite shots from Kristen’s and Billy’s session at Leona Valley Organics, an organic cherry orchard in Palmdale, CA. It was SUPER windy that day and, other than a few stray hairs here and there, you wouldn’t even know that we were almost swept away because of how cheerful everyone was! I think everyone had a great time, despite the wind and I hope it shows in the photos.
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Rigo and Mayra + 1

This soon to be family of three is so stinkin’ cute! I am pretty sure I NEVER looked this beautiful during the last month of either one of my pregnancies!!! I have to admit I’m a little jealous here! I’m so excited for Rigo and Mayra and hopefully my camera and I will get to meet Rigo Jr. in a couple of months!
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I Heart Baby Bumps!

I LOOOOOVE maternity shoots! I think it’s because I remember how special being pregnant is. Don’t get me wrong, I have no plans of adding to my family again any time soon…and I certainly don’t miss the days of morning (or all day) sickness, stretch marks, aches and pains, no sleeping on my stomach, no eating sushi or taking Advil, no bending over, or not being able to breathe! But being pregnant is a very special and important period in a woman’s life, a whole family’s life really, which is why I always invite the entire family when someone contacts me for a maternity session. Mix my nostalgic feelings with having three types of shoots rolled into one (maternity, family, and couple), and that in a nutshell puts me on cloud nine!
This maternity session was extra special because it was for my dear friend, Amberlyn. She brought along a couple of fun props and an extra helping of willingness to allow me to experiment on her and her family, which is always a HUGE bonus for me! I hate feeling like I’m in a rut, so I love it when clients are willing to allow me to try some new things, even at the risk of it failing. 
Amberlyn is such a beautiful mother of two – soon to be three – boys. She is so patient with her kids and is definitely someone whom I try to emulate when it comes to that aspect of parenting!!! I am so blessed to have such wonderful friends and examples of great mothers in my life! I’m super excited to meet her new addition around Christmas of this year!!!
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Oh, Baby!

I’m so pleased to announce that one of my oldest and dearest friends, Kimberly, and her sweet husband, Adam, are expecting a little bundle of joy at the end of March!
The night before I drove to my home town to celebrate with Kimberly at her baby shower, I called her to see if I could take some maternity photos of her. Of course, as any woman in her third trimester can understand, Kim wasn’t too thrilled about having her portrait taken. But after some urging and promises that she wouldn’t regret having those photos in the future…long after all of the baby weight was gone…Kimberly agreed.
I’m so happy that she did! It was such fun spending some extra time with Kim and Adam and being given the opportunity to celebrate their love for each other and their growing family through photographs. We had some laughs dodging wind and rain throughout our impromptu photo shoot. If you look closely, you can even see some rain drops on Kimberly’s tummy. So cute! And I can’t wait to meet baby Olivia! I know that Kimberly and Adam will be amazing parents!
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Click HERE to view Adam’s and Kimberly’s entire collection.
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