Lucky duck that I am, I got to work with a friend on this shoot.   Make-up artist Yvonne Moss (her blog here) called me up for this maternity session.  We had just worked together in the delivery room a few nights before where she served as doula and I shot my first amazing birth – more on that coming soon – and I have to admit, I was still recovering from lack of sleep!  Always game, I  checked the memory left on… Read more »

This is such a fun age, caught between babyness and toddlerhood.  The littlest Miss McDaniel was shy at first, clinging to her mama’s knees earning tender hugs, but as you can see, by the end of her family’s session she’d shed all inhibitions, especially when the hem of her dress got wet.  They are only so small for so brief a time; I aim for little hands, baby curls, and bare shoulders.    Here are a few: