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LAUREN KIRKHAM photography


It’s been so fun looking back on sessions from the end of the last year.  I hope you’re all enjoying this trip down memory lane and its bringing some beauty and joy to your lives in the current uncertain moments we have.  i know for me – every day is a roller coaster of emotions […]

Hey friends!! We’re back again with another guest post.  As a family photographer I’m taking in these moments we have at home – and while appreciating time spent with my babies – some days are very overwhelming too!! it’s SO important that we take care of ourselves before we can give everything we’ve got to […]

Theres no hiding the fact that i love photographing newborns.  i was super thankful last fall to have the pleasure of documenting many.. and especially thankful that they were younger siblings to those i had photographed in the past!!!  we started with their beautifully backlit maternity session early last fall to document the last few […]

Lauren asked me to write a little blog post for all you new-to-homeschooling moms with some tips and helpful hints. First of all, I want to say, you CAN do this!

meet eloise. saratoga newborn photography. albany newborn photography. Little Miss Eloise will most certainly have stories to tell – about her amazing parents who tried and waited so long for her, about her wild older sister who makes everyone laugh, and about their home – nestled back in the woods – the perfect oasis for two best friends to grow up in.

It seems fitting to share Carmella’s blog today – on her one month-day AND the day that her album arrived at my house!  I’ve been so excited waiting for the arrival of this little lady – not only to see how her big bro will react – but to watch her dad (who also happens […]

why do prints matter? because print is the only thing that will last a lifetime and more.

oh my goodness this little lady had me smiling from the moment I walked into her home.  I’ve been lucky enough to know her mama for about the last 11 years and also know how long her mama and i talked about having babies so when miss Cora finally arrived  last August it was a […]

how to decide between a full portrait session and mini session? read here to find out!

this sweet little guy made his parents wait almost 2 weeks after his due date to meet him!  once he arrived he was welcomed into their home and fit seamlessly into their adorable family.  he was WIDE AWAKE for literally our entire session – but was the calmest awake baby i think i’ve ever photographed!! […]

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