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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 thing I always look for during a family session is mundane moments. Little interactions that occur organically and aren’t posed in anyway. This colorful spring family session was full of them and felt so fun and relaxed. One thing mothers always do is fix their children’s hair. I think it’s an everyday habit and […]

Families

May 1, 2024

Colorful Spring Family Session | Botanical Gardens, DC

Spring Garden Family Session This spring garden family session has my heart! I love how simple and relaxed it felt because we only stayed in one location. This allowed me to show down and focus in on little Cleo’s personality and features. She is at the perfect age where she can interact with me but […]

Families

April 22, 2024

Spring Garden Family Session | Botanical Garden, DC

It is such an honor being a DC Luxury Family Photographer. I was so excited when this father reached out to me inquiring about family portraiture. He has five little girls and I was the fifth girl in my own family. How special! Capturing families in an elegant and graceful way brings me so much […]

Families

April 15, 2024

DC Luxury Family Photographer

Family Photos in DC Family Photos in DC are so special. The city offers many lovely locations with stunning architecture and beautiful gardens. In the spring everyone thinks of cherry blossoms -which are lovely!- but my absolute favorite are the magnolia blooms. Rawlins Park is one of my favorite spots to capture them alongside the […]

Families

April 3, 2024

Family Photos in DC | Rawlins Park, DC

This Magnolia Blossom Family Session felt magical under the pink blooms. It’s no secret that DC is known for its beautiful Cherry blossom season but if I had to choose…the magnolias are my absolute favorite. The Smithsonian Gardens and Rawlins Park are the two best locations in the city that showcase the magnolias blooms the […]

Families

March 27, 2024

Magnolia Blossom Family Session | Rawlins Park, DC

This Whimsical Spring Family Session felt like a dream. The sweet baby, lovely mother, gorgeous blossoms and family bond was all so wonderful. I had photographed my clients for their maternity session at this same location and we wanted to return for a full circle with little Posey. You can view their maternity session here. […]

Families

March 1, 2024

Whimsical Spring Family Session | Magnolia Blossoms

Choosing your outfits for a photo session can feel overwhelming and just a bit stressful. I hope these outfit ideas for spring sessions can be helpful to you. I always suggest light color when choosing outfit ideas for spring sessions. Soft tones and textures, and small floral prints are lovely. Here are a list of […]

Uncategorized

February 26, 2024

Outfit Ideas for Spring Sessions | Washington, DC Family Photographer

Motherhood is far from easy. It takes daily sacrifice of serving your family even when you feel uncomfortable (third trimester) or tired. I watch so many wonderful mothers guide their children in beautiful ways and I think it’s so important to step back and see who you are to them. It gives such perspective seeing […]

Families

February 23, 2024

A Glimpse of Motherhood | Catlett, VA Photographer

The Benefits of Baby Wearing There are so many adjustments to becoming a new parent. One of the hardest things for me was time management. Suddenly your day is full of feedings and snuggles but you still have the other every day tasks still to do. It was several weeks until I tried wrapping Robert […]

Baby Burdge, Newborn

February 9, 2024

The Benefits of Baby Wearing | Washington DC Newborn Photographer

Washington DC Family Photographer I have been a Washington DC family photographer for over ten years now. That means I have had the privilege of growing with so many wonderful families. This sweet family is very dear to me. Their kiddos are so much fun with different personalities. It is a challenge and a delight […]

Families

January 22, 2024

Washington DC Family Photographer | Botanical Gardens

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