Category Archives: Maternity

New Jersey Maternity Photography Session – Nella

In May, I captured Nella’s gorgeous New Jersey maternity photography session at Branch Brook Park, she was expecting a baby boy and I am so excited to finally share these gorgeous maternity photos!

New Jersey Maternity Session PhotographyNella and I have been friends for over a decade, we worked together in the mall when we were college students and have both full-filled our dreams of running our own businesses, she owns a hair and makeup salon in Queens. Nella has always been one of my biggest supporters and I am always so honored when she asks me to be her photographer, check out their engagement session from 2015!

We met on a gorgeous spring day for their New Jersey maternity photography session. We chose Branch Brook Park for the scenery and we found the perfect spots for their maternity session. Nella, dressed in a gorgeous and dramatic red maternity gown and Antonio in a blue button down complimented one another so well. I love the way that Antonio looks at his glowing wife!

New Jersey Maternity PhotographyThese two welcomes their baby boy in July and I am so excited to share photos from their newborn session. Check back in a few weeks for Baby AJ’s blog post! Thank you to Nella and Antonio for allowing me to capture your New Jersey maternity photography session! <3

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Kim’s Maternity Session Photography at Longwood Gardens

Last month, I met Kim for her gorgeous Maternity Session Photography at Longwood Gardens! Kim and her fiancé Tim are expecting a baby girl, so Kim came dressed in a gorgeous pink lace gown that added a beautiful and dramatic look to her pregnancy session.

Kim and Tim (how cute is that!?) became engaged at their gender reveal last February. The plan to reveal the gender was to cut into a cake and see either pink or blue, instead Tim had the baker make two cakes, one that had a pink inside and one that was just a regular vanilla cake. When they cut into the plain cake, Kim immediately was angry that their baker had messed up her gender reveal just to turn around to Tim on one knee. He is lucky she still said “yes” after that prank!! 🙂

Longwood Gardens closes at 6:00 PM, so we began our session at 4:00 and as closing time approached, it felt like we had the entire place to ourselves! We ended the session indoors and I loved all the pink flowers in the greenhouse, it went perfectly with the theme of our shoot.

Kim gave birth this month and I already met Baby Juliana for her newborn session. Stay tuned for images on the blog from her newborn session soon <3

 

   

 

Yuliya’s Central Park Maternity Shoot

Earlier this month, on an unusually warm January day, I photographed Yuliya’s Central Park maternity shoot in New York City

We scheduled our shoot at 9 AM on this Thursday morning and we got so lucky, I have never seen Central Park so empty, it felt like we were the only people there, which never happens! This was my first shoot in Central Park in quite some time and I loved being back in the city capturing this glowing mama to be.

Yuliya and Noah are expecting a baby boy and I get to photograph him as soon as he is here, I cannot wait to meet him in March! Check back this Spring for some photos of their adorable baby boy then!

xoxo

  

Princeton University Family Session with the Gray’s

Earlier this month, I photographed the Gray’s Princeton University family session. I first met this fun family last Fall for a family session and was excited when they asked me back to photograph them again, this time Alison is pregnant with her second baby and they brought Dave’s daughter along!

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I had so much fun with this group and Vivian had me giggling again as always.

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We walked all over Princeton’s campus and captured so many great shots of this family. I love every single image I captured <3

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Thank you again for allowing me to continue to capture your family as it grows! Scroll through to view more from this adorable session <3

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Emma’s Maternity Session at Sayen Gardens

A couple of weeks ago, I photographed Emma’s maternity session at Sayen Gardens and the Plainsboro Fire Department.

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Emma is the daughter of another fellow photographer, I am so honored he asked me to photograph her session!

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Chris is a volunteer fire fighter at the Plainsboro Fire Department, so we had to use it as a back drop for our shoot!

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Emma gave birth yesterday!  Congratulations on Baby Nolan!

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Bernard’s Holiday Family Photos

Last month, I spent some quality time with the Bernard’s for their annual holiday family photos! I have had a blast photographing this family over the past few years (Christmas 2013 and Christmas 2014) and love that we have made this a tradition.  And this year was extra special as Maria is expecting baby number 2 in just a few short weeks.

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I met Maria, Stephen and Benny at Princeton University where we explored the statues and Prospect Gardens. Maria is 8 months along and absolutely glowing!

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Benjamin is going to be the best big brother, he is already trying to share his things with his future little brother or sister.

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I am heading to their house in early January to photograph baby Bernard’s newborn session! I cannot wait to meet him or her!! <3

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Pregnancy Announcement with the Bernard’s!

The Bernard’s have an announcement!

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Steve and Maria are expecting their next baby in January 2016! The bernard’s are some of my favorite clients and not to mention my best friends (Maria is one of my bridesmaids and I was her maid of honor!). I have been photographing Benny since he was in the womb and we have done numerous family sessions and Christmas photos in 2013 and 2014 and eventually big brother photos.

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Benny is so fun and so full of personality, I cannot wait to meet his little brother or sister this Winter!

xoxo

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Baby B Maternity Session!

Two weeks ago, I photographed my old friend, Lauren’s maternity session with her husband James. We had a ton of fun in her family’s backyard on Long Island. We had perfect weather and Lauren is absolutely glowing. I am so excited for her and James <3

Here’s a few favorites from the session…Baby B arrives in August, I cannot wait to meet him!

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Baby B Sneak Peek! Maternity session

Last weekend, I photographed my old friend Lauren and her husband James’ maternity session on Long Island.

Here’s a few that I immediately loved and had to share 🙂

Baby B is due in early August and I cannot wait to meet him!

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Kelli’s Baby Shower

Last weekend, I attended my good friend (and occasional second shooter) Kelli’s baby shower. I arrived early to get a few photos of Kelli and her husband, Gib and loved how cute and happy they look!

Here’s a few favorites from the day…

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I bought Kelli this onesie! Her little baby boy is going to be well dressed 🙂

 

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Kelli went through a burrito faze during her pregnancy, this onesie was certainly fitting from her friend, Andrea!

 

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Congratulations Kelli and Gib…I cannot wait to meet your little baby boy in a few weeks!

xoxo