As a family photographer in Chattanooga, I photograph not just immediate family units, but a few large extended family sessions throughout the year. I honestly really appreciate these sessions. Grandparents want portraits with their grandkids. Even though their children have left the house, grandparents want portraits with their grown children too. You’re already going to […]

Planning Your Chattanooga Photography Session

January 26, 2023

Family Photographer in Chattanooga: Extended Families

Grandparents posing with grandchildren, session wardrobe tips

In yesterday’s post, I discussed the benefits and considerations for scheduling an in-home lifestyle photography session. Today, I thought I would fully balance out the discussion by contrasting with the benefits of Chattanooga photography studio sessions. When it’s cold and dreary like in the dead of the winter months or stuffy and blazing hot like […]

Chattanooga Family Photography Sessions, Planning Your Chattanooga Photography Session

January 25, 2023

Chattanooga Photography Studio Sessions

Mother and son during Chattanooga studio photography session with hand painted backdrop.

Most frequently, as a Chattanooga lifestyle newborn photographer, my sessions take place in client’s homes. While studio backdrop sessions are an option, most of my families opt to use their own homes. In this post I’ll discuss the benefits of and considerations for these types of sessions. The newborn stage is a complete whirlwind. Sometimes […]

Chattanooga Newborn Photography Sessions, Planning Your Chattanooga Photography Session

January 24, 2023

Chattanooga Lifestyle Newborn Photographer

Newborn baby boy smiling at mother

Finding pretty Chattanooga Photo Spots in the winter can be more challenging than in the summer, but it is certainly not impossible. If you are planning a maternity session and your 3rd trimester is in the dead of winter or you want to document another exciting milestone like a December graduation, don’t shy way from […]

Chattanooga Family Photography Sessions, Planning Your Chattanooga Photography Session

January 19, 2023

Chattanooga Photo Spots – Winter

Chattanooga Photo Spot - West Village

One hesitation I often hear from clients before their Chattanooga photography session is that they don’t feel like they know how to look good in photos. They want to be in photos with their family, but they have never felt photogenic. Let’s discuss what I do as a Chattanooga photographer to help with capturing beautiful […]

Planning Your Chattanooga Photography Session

January 18, 2023

How to Look Good In Photos – Working with Photographers

Mother and daughter in front of pink blooming cherry tree

As a Chattanooga photographer, one of the frequent questions I receive is about when to schedule maternity photos. There are a few factors to consider in terms of how far into your pregnancy to schedule your maternity photography session. But first of all, way to go! I’m so excited that you are planning to photograph […]

Chattanooga Maternity Photography Sessions, Planning Your Chattanooga Photography Session

January 16, 2023

When to Schedule Maternity Photos: FAQ

Maternity session on golf coarse

When it comes to scheduling portrait photography, Chattanooga is a beautiful setting during every season of the year. However, each season comes with with its own benefits and challenges. Before we dive into considerations for each season, I think there’s one big question to consider before scheduling your outdoor session: What are you wanting to […]

Planning Your Chattanooga Photography Session

January 9, 2023

Photography Chattanooga – Seasons

Fall photography session on Lookout Mountain, Family in leaves

After several years as a Chattanooga, TN photographer, I know how it goes. A mom goes through the effort of scheduling a session. We plan the session location and outfits. We come up with ways to keep the kids engaged during the session and a treat for afterwards. I obsess over editing these images to […]

Planning Your Chattanooga Photography Session

January 6, 2023

Photographer Chattanooga TN FAQ- What to Do with Your Photos

Photographer Chattanooga TN, image of heirloom portrait wall art of little girl

I have some exciting new to kick off 2023 with! I am now one of the few Chattanooga TN photographers to offer a client closet. My little collection of dresses is currently small, but mighty. I have plans to make it grow. I certainly hope this will be a special element to continue to make […]

Planning Your Chattanooga Photography Session

January 5, 2023

Chattanooga TN Photographers – Client Wardrobe

Blue floral maxi dress, chattanooga photographer client closet

If I’ve said it once, I’ve said it 100 times: What you wear during your session has a huge impact on the overall feel of your portraits. If you’re a woman in the Chattanooga area, you’re in luck because we have a new Chattanooga boutique in the downtown area with plenty of photo-worthy options! It’s […]

Planning Your Chattanooga Photography Session

January 3, 2023

Chattanooga Boutique – Photographer Spotlight

Chattanooga TN Photographers client closet, white gown with puff sleeves