Not sure motherhood photography sessions are for you? A lot of moms feel hesitant about capturing their motherhood journey with professional photography. Sure, you might daydream about it, but as you scroll through those gorgeous pictures on Instagram you probably catch yourself thinking, “I’m not that glamorous.” “My house doesn’t look like that.” Or “My […]
Decisions, decisions. After you’ve invested in a professional photography session, you’re faced with how to choose the right images for your walls. And choosing which images to keep and which to toss can be hard. Who are we kidding? It can be completely overwhelming. In fact, sometimes the plethora of choice leads to no decision […]
Family photos are so important. They’re priceless in the very moment they’re taken because that moment is gone and your kids will never be so little ever again. But it can be really easy to skip your annual family photos if it’s not an experience the whole family enjoys. Most of us have experienced one […]
Wondering what to wear to your fall family photos this year? I got you covered-Literally! As both a parent and a photographer, I know how stressful it can be to coordinate outfits with your family, especially without spending lots of money on new outfits for everyone. Also, can we talk about how quickly kids grow? […]
A (Paint) Battle of the Ages When I had kids they became my biggest security blanket when having my photo taken. Feeling uncomfortable? snuggle a baby and all is right in the world. My other favorite trick for making family photos much more fun is to well, do something fun! For my own extended family […]
You’re wanting that picture perfect image of your family, smiling and happy, right? But how do you make sure you can get there? Here are my 3 non-negotiable “rules” to a successful photoshoot with young kids. Years ago I had a client who desperately wanted snow photos of her, her husband and their 2 year […]
We’ve been busy over here building a brand new Boise lifestyle photography studio to bring you the best possible experience during your next in photo session. (want to watch the progress? Follow along with my stories on Instagram) What’s a Lifestyle Photography Studio exactly? Well, in my case it’s a 700 sq ft space above […]
Spring family photos this year, perhaps? My husband doesn’t love having his photos taken, but he tolerates it because he loves me. So once a year I know I can pull one good family photography session out of him. Generally we do that in the fall (much like so many other families) so that our […]
Time flies! That is more than just an expression. It seems like 2020 was kicking off only yesterday, not a year ago! A lot happened this year. What will you do in 2021? We recommend booking a family photo session early in the year. You can schedule the actual session later depending on your time […]
How to plan a successful DIY photoshoot for your baby’s 1st birthday Last week I photographed not 1, not 2 but 3 people who share my birthday! I felt a special kinship to each of them simply because we were all born on November 28th. I have always been a big birthday fan- I love […]
Family sessions don't have to take place at your local park and in outfits no one will wear again! Check out a few of our favorite spots for your next family adventure photography session.
Hiring the right newborn photographer is similar to hiring the right wedding photographer! Here are a few things to consider when looking for your perfect match.
After waiting 6 years after marriage to have children, I decided to invest in professional photos with Glean and Co. when I got pregnant. I always knew I wanted a special newborn photoshoot, but instantly all her life moments became so important to me when I knew that we were becoming a family. I’ll treasure the album and photos forever and am so grateful to Paige and Glean & Co. for the memories.