In this family’s case, bigger definitely means better. As in, each time I photograph the family there’s another child along for the ride. That makes each chance to serve them a wonderful surprise, bursting with life and joy. And it means I’ve got plenty of little ones rarin’ to play like they did in this …
Sporting a llama sweatshirt and some nifty kicks, this little man was ready to rock his family portraits at Jensen Botanical Gardens. Being the generous guy that he is, he even invited his mom and dad along. He hoped they’d be able to behave themselves.
I had photographed her brother’s senior portraits a few years prior, and now it was Emily’s time to shine. And when it came time for her session, she chose the McKinley Park Rose Garden. She didn’t choose the blustery wind, but hey, she worked it all the same.
Alicia had been dreaming of capturing some family portraits in the snow for some time. She had the family; now all she needed was the weather to cooperate. Though I doubt she (or anyone else) expected quite this much snow!
“He’s looking for something out of the ordinary. He’s into film these days, and wants to study it in college. You know, he’s really into Tarantino right now.” My quick exchange with Reed’s mom gave me the sneaking suspicion that making his senior portraits was going to be a blast.