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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. 

We are overjoyed to share we are expecting a baby this December. We feel so humbled to carry this incredible gift and pray everyday for a safe arrival and wisdom. Lot’s more details coming soon but until then…rejoice with us. “The desert and the parched land will be glad; the wilderness will rejoice and blossom. […]

Infertility Journey, Personal, Uncategorized

May 31, 2023

Our Little Miracle

This Family Session at Stanton Park felt so special. My clients were visiting DC during spring break and happened to be here when the cherry blossoms were in bloom. Stanton Park is such a lovely location to enjoy the cherry blossoms that feels private and just as pretty as the Tidal Basin. My client mentioned […]

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May 3, 2023

Family Session at Stanton Park

When I was a little girl Easter was a favorite holiday of mine. We would get up early and have a sunrise service almost every year. There is something so powerful about singing together as the sun peaks through the darkness and starts to warm you. Celebrating Easter is celebrating redemption and new life for […]

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April 7, 2023

Easter and What it Means to Me

It is such an honor being an Alexandria, VA Newborn Photographer. I’ve known the J family for years and it was so exciting to hear they welcomed a daughter. This little girl was an absolute doll. She had the biggest, bright eyes and just looked all around so contentedly. Her big brother was fascinated by […]

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April 5, 2023

Alexandria, VA Newborn Photographer

Favorite Newborn Diaper Bags A few weeks ago I asked on my Instagram account what diaper bags were your favorite. No better way then to ask all my wonderful clients who already have the experience. I was looking for one because I would like to have a few basic things packed and ready in case […]

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February 20, 2023

Favorite Newborn Diaper Bags

DC Lifestyle Newborn Session Newborns are so much fun to photograph when they are still sleepy and you can easily swaddle them. This little man was sick for the first few weeks so we had to wait longer to take his newborn portraits. This age is fun too with his expressions and the way he […]

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February 15, 2023

DC Lifestyle Newborn Session

This session was filled with all my favorite things. A darling baby, active toddlers and a beautiful garden. But my favorite thing about this session was the bond the parents had together with their little family. They are in a very busy season of life but they both led with such gentleness that the children […]

Families, Newborn, Uncategorized

September 9, 2022

An Outdoor Family Session | Tuckahoe Plantation, VA

It’s hard to believe that fall is right around the corner. Here are a few of my open dates for fall sessions this autumn. August and September are wonderful in the morning and September and October allow more fall colors. November is still a wonderful time to photograph but till the end of the month […]

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August 3, 2022

Fall Family Sessions | Washington, DC Family Photographer

Hello friends.   Something I have been pondering recently are the many beautiful moments you share together as a family. It may be saying grace before your dinner, playing games in the front lawn, or walking to the park together. It may even be pizza nights, bath time or the way your toddler hugs onto your […]

Maternity, Photography Business, Uncategorized

June 15, 2022

The Art of Storytelling

I met the S family several years ago for Wheeler’s newborn photos and now he is a big brother. We had two parents, two god parents, three dogs, a toddler and newborn who all were amazing. Little Read was so calm and relaxed during his session. We started outside with everyone and then moved indoors […]

Newborn, Uncategorized

May 11, 2022

Baby Boy Newborn Session | Falls Church, VA Newborn Photographer

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