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Hi friend! My name is Jessica, I am a newborn and family photographer based in Washington Dc. I find it an absolute honor to photograph you with your little ones. I adore baby toes and that unforgettable newborn smell. 

I remember the first session I had with these sweet clients as they welcomed their first baby into the world. Now they have three kiddos and recently added a ball of fluff to the mix. We met on an early Saturday morning at the Library of Congress. We shot a few photos there and then […]

Families

January 30, 2023

A Misty Family Session at the Capitol

Family Session at Union Station I loved this family session at Union Station. Even in during the winter months, DC offers so many wonderful locations with amazing architecture. This allows me to still photograph outdoors even if it’s cold outside. Union Station have several favorite spots I like to go to. On the right side […]

Families

January 23, 2023

Family Session at Union Station

Mother and Daughter Photo Session When my client reached out about taking photos with her two daughters I was delighted. So many times mothers are the last ones to actually make it into photographs with their children. The sister were darling in their matching pink and white outfits and hair bows. We met at the […]

Families

January 19, 2023

Mother and Daughter Photo Session

A Family Session at the U.S. Capitol I when clients choose the Capitol as their session location and A Family Session at the U.S. Capitol is always a great idea. During the winter months the light is still great but the colors can become a bit drab. Leaves have fallen and the earth looks brown […]

Families

January 11, 2023

A Family Session at the U.S. Capitol

Family Photos at the Supreme Court The O family chose their Family Photos at the Supreme Court this year. It’s the perfect location for so many reasons. It’s an iconic DC location and holds such a special place in our city. The while marble pillars are stunning architecture. I love this spot even on rainy […]

Families

January 4, 2023

Family Photos at the Supreme Court

Choosing your outfits for photo sessions can feel daunting with an overwhelming selection. I chose a few of my favorite and flattering dresses for mother who want to wear something special for their maternity or newborn sessions. As a rule, I choose neutral and light tones. Solid or lace dresses are best. Cream, white, sage, […]

Families

December 28, 2022

Beautiful Dresses for Maternity or Newborn Sessions

When Heather reached out to me about a holiday themed family session I was so excited. She rented a sequence dress from Rent the Runway and her husband bought a velvet green coat. We met at the DAR near the White House for the perfect setting. The entire family was amazing even in the cold […]

Families

December 21, 2022

A Holiday Family Session at the DAR

I love when families grow with me. I took the first portraits of the Fleming family years ago. I have grown as much in photography as their little girls have in height this past year. It makes all the difference when you client believe in you. I love the colors they chose: cream and camel […]

Families

December 19, 2022

Family Photos in the Supreme Court Garden

Christmas time is my favorite time of the year. I love the coziness the season brings. We turn to lights and candles and look for ways to find warmth. Evenings beside the fire or spent with friends and hot drinks. This session brought me all the “hygge” feelings of home. I met the D family […]

Families

December 16, 2022

Washington, DC Family Photographer | Cozy holiday family session

This sweet mama reached out to me last minute wondering if I could fit them into my schedule. I’m so glad she did! They chose the Supreme Court and Capitol as their session location. I love this spot for many reasons. You have lovely gardens on the side of the Supreme Court, both buildings have […]

Families

December 14, 2022

Winter Family Session at the Capitol | U.S. Capitol Photographer

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