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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. 

One of my favorite things during a newborn session is watching the older siblings welcome a baby into their family. Little Jones was so sweet with baby Blakely and gave him countless kisses. Four years old is a tough age to keep a child’s attention so we needed to grab a few graham crackers to […]

Newborn

September 22, 2021

A Relaxed Newborn Session | Washington, DC Newborn Photographer

We were delighted to hear the news from our neighbors that they we expecting a little girl. I knew instantly that she would be loved and cherished with every fiber of her being because her parents are incredible. Here is the meaning of her name: Maia meanings from what we have found- In Maori it […]

Newborn

September 20, 2021

A Cozy At-home Newborn Session | Washington, DC Newborn Photographer

This newborn session has all the joys of a new baby and summertime wrapped up together. Sweet Grace was adorable in her knitted blush outfit. We started her portraits on the master bed like I typically do then moved to their front porch for a few photos with the black-eyed susan’s. It was the perfect […]

Newborn, Uncategorized

September 1, 2021

A Summer Newborn Session |Washington, DC Newborn Photographer

Meet Rosemary Gertrude. She was the sweetest little person. I photographed her big brother 5 years ago and it’s always the biggest honor to be asked again to document a family’s special moments. I love the peaceful sleeping poses but when a baby looks up at you with big bright eyes….it’s my favorite. Rosemary had […]

Newborn

August 16, 2021

A Heartfelt At-home Newborn Session | Falls Church, VA Newborn Photographer

Meet sweet baby James. He was so alert during his entire newborn session. I love when babies are awake to capture their portraits. Sometimes I feel like they are staring into my soul. There is something about photographing first-time parents. They are just in awe of their little one. New life is an incredible miracle!

Newborn

August 2, 2021

A Baby Boy Newborn Session |Washington, DC Newborn Photographer

I adore photographing newborns, but photographing best friend’s babies…it makes me almost cry. I was so honored when Krista asked if I could photograph sweet Eliana. She was so calm during her session and her older siblings couldn’t be prouder. We started out with family photos in the sunroom but had to move upstairs for […]

Newborn

April 12, 2021

Welcoming Eliana -A Sunny Newborn Session at Home

This little man was a delight to photograph. Due to Covid precautions, we did most of his session outside. His Mother was amazing though and had everything organized. We started with just Rory’s portraits and then his big brothers arrive later for family photos. I love the green tones that go with his winter newborn […]

Newborn

March 8, 2021

An outdoor winter newborn session -Washington, DC Newborn Photographer

Babies are still being born. Memories are still being made. And families are still choosing to document this time in their lives. But…as photographers we are having to work extra hard to make that happen, and we are honored to do so. Many families are opting to take their photos outside as extra precautions but […]

Newborn, Photography Business, Places to visit in and near DC

March 3, 2021

Outdoor Locations in DC for Photo Sessions -during the pandemic

Sweet Lily! This little girl was the easiest baby and so laid back. Her mother put her in the softest outfit and had a lovely floral headbands she found on Etsy. Their home was lovely with lots of old character. They had an heirloom quilt on the bed that would have been Lily’s Great-Grandma’s. When […]

Newborn

February 19, 2021

A Cozy, At-home Newborn Session | Washington, DC Newborn Photographer

This family was the sweetest! Fox is the best big brother and little Yasmina was darling. It always amazes me where were end up shooting at in the different homes I get into. This session all took place under the skylight in their hallway. I always tell my clients: “Your home doesn’t need to look […]

Newborn

February 15, 2021

A Casual Newborn Session at Home |Washington, DC Newborn Photographer

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