You may or may not have heard the saying, “the days are long, but the years are short”. That is true when it comes to our children and how quickly they grow up. One minute they are learning the crawl and then they are learning to drive! Capturing family with candid photos are a great […]
Client: “Hi, I’d like to have some newborn photos taken.” Me: “Ok, great do you know what you want to do with your photos once they’ve been taken?” Client: …………………………………….. You know you want photos of your new baby. You may even know you want them taken in your own home vs. in a studio […]
It’s almost fall ya’ll! And you know what that means….time for obligatory fall family photos! Want to plan a family adventure session with Glean & Co this fall? Set up a complimentary consultation call to start planning the perfect session for your family. I don’t know about you but I’m tired of the posed- “say […]
As a Boise kids photographer, I spend a lot of time trying to get kids to smile and engage. Have you ever noticed that photos of dads with their kids are almost always better than photos of moms with their kids? I have a theory behind this and I believe it’s because when dad is holding […]
Get the kids ready…comb everyone’s hair…hope they smile! That is just part of the preparation required for a family photo shoot. But if you have four legged friends do not forget to bring them along for the shoot! If your family dog(s) or cat(s) are a vital part of your family, speak to your family […]
These are my opinions and I have not been paid to promote any of the following companies. I am not getting any kind of incentive should you choose to use them for your own projects. How times have changed… When I was a senior in high school I used to go to Ritz Cameras multiple […]
Boise Family Photography or Newborn Photography? A couple years ago I got a call from a prospective client looking for a Boise family photographer. They had just had a new baby but they weren’t looking for a “newborn” shoot per-say, just some nice photos of them all together for the holiday card. I did the […]
The last few weeks has taught us many lessons. One of them is how much we miss our families when we can’t be together. While family photos have always been important, they are more important now than ever. Being distanced from our loved ones means we must depend on the photos we have, especially in […]
I’ve always loved photographing families but over the past year working with Jamie we’ve talked a lot about what kind of families we want to work with- and what kind of photos we want to take for those families. We both came to the conclusion that perfectly posed family portraiture in the park just doesn’t […]
Through the years Paige and I have photographed dozens of sessions with DOGS in them. Big dogs, small dogs, brown dogs, white dogs, crazy spastic dogs. All of the cuddles, sniffing and big wet kisses. Here are the top five reasons why we think you should bring your dog to your session! 1. Dogs are great […]
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.