It’s October Ya’ll. I’m not sure what it is about October that makes me want to be from the south, but there you have it, a ya’ll on this beautiful, sunny and 81° day here in Boise, Idaho. I, for one, am thrilled that it’s October because that means it’s time to kick off our […]
You just had a newborn and you are excited to get the perfect newborn photograph, you might want to know some of the basic questions to ask before you begin to search for a newborn photographer. We have listed a few of the questions that we thought would be useful information to know when you […]
“I had no idea breastfeeding would be so hard” last updated in 2018, resources may have changed Breastfeeding Resources in Boise (recommended by local moms!) I had the pleasure of taking photos of a first time mom and her son recently and she said one of the most common phrases I think I hear out […]
It was never a question that I would be doing maternity photos once I was pregnant. I think it is a beautiful thing to document such a special time in a woman’s life, growing a baby in the womb. My wife and I tried to get pregnant for three years with the help of Idaho […]
What’s the best gift you can possibly give a new mom? Time. Time to shower. Time to eat. Time to just sit and stare at her sweet new baby. Time to heal. So, how do you give someone the gift of time? Take something off their plate. And by that I mean, put something ON their plate! […]
I know so many moms with nice DSLR cameras- it’s time to use them! Here’s a quick 5 step tutorial on how to take beautifully lit portraits of your kids- in your very own garage! We did this in about 15 minutes and finished up before anyone got hurt (well, almost- at one point my 2 year […]
Feed the baby, put him down for a nap and work. Sounds easy, right? Here’s how it really goes….. 5am- feed screaming baby 5:32am- go back to bed 6am- change screaming baby who has pooped himself awake 6:27am- baby finally falls back asleep- you make coffee and “go to work” 6:45- get distracted with facebook 7:30- […]
Whether you want to believe me or not this summer is going to fly by- it already is! Soon we’ll be buying new school supplies, cozying up watching football and watching the leaves dump all over our lawns. So before fall hits us like a freight train I want to start talking to you guys […]
If you live in Boise and have a lot of local friends, chances are a good proportion of your Holiday cards have pretty similar shots. Boise is an outdoor city, and we get great Fall colors. But if you want to stand out from all the other family photos, you might want to think outside the […]
If you could change anything about your postpartum self, what would it be? I imagine a lot of minds just flashed to that number on the scale that hasn’t quite gotten back to where it once was- or maybe that ring around the midsection that no matter how hard you work doesn’t quite go away. Perhaps the boobs […]
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.