Mary Adkins: 9 Month Old Preview
Mary Adkins: 9 Month Old Preview

April 11, 2014
Last weekend, I met up with the “H” family for the first time. Their daughter, Mary Adkins, is 9 months old…and happens to be friends with another one of my clients…Bellamy! We immediately hit it off and took advantage of a beautiful day. Actually, it was overcast – which is PERFECT for photos. Interestingly enough, photos weren’t the only thing the “H” family had going on last weekend. They also joined their church that day. MA’s mother told me that they made the mistake of telling their pastor that they were expecting a...
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Claire…and Family: 9 Month Old Preview...
Claire…and Family: 9 Month Old Preview

February 25, 2014
This past weekend, I met up with the “Y” family at the J.C. Arboretum in Raleigh, North Carolina to capture Claire’s nine month old photos. Of course, the whole family came along to take advantage of a good photo opportunity. My families of four always keep me busy…who am I kidding, any of my families with a toddler keep me moving. Claire is 9 months old now – her sister, Amelia is 2.5 years old. Smiling is a game and keeping still…forget it! That said, I always win…at least one smile that is. The corporate world never provided the...
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Declan: 9 Month Old Portrait Preview
Declan: 9 Month Old Portrait Preview

May 17, 2013
Last week, I met up with Declan on his nine month birthday for a little portrait session. Nine months old is probably my favorite age to photograph. Most babies at this age can sit up and stand up well on their own…but won’t run away from you. Sure, a lot of them are crawling, but if I can make enough silly noises…they tend to stay (mostly) still. The only possible challenge of this age is teething…which creates fussy babies…and along with that, smiling. For example, my sweet baby was all smiles at six months old. Somewhere around eight to nine...
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