Vignettes

A Boutique Portrait Experience

I Hate the Way I Look in Pictures!

Have you ever said that?  It seems the natural reaction to looking at images of ourselves is to immediately hunt for flaws.  This often results in  women simply not existing … Continue reading

November 1, 2016 · Leave a comment

Expecting A Miracle

A new baby is always a miracle.  Just the fact that two people can create a life is astonishing. When that new life is also your first child, well, let … Continue reading

October 4, 2016 · Leave a comment

Seven Grandchildren Under Age 8…

So there we were, in Grandma’s beautiful backyard, all laughing and dancing for the amusement of seven darling cousins… I was delighted when a favorite client called to say her … Continue reading

May 23, 2016 · Leave a comment

Cherry Blossom Portraits at Last!

“For five years, we meant to do portraits on the cherry blossoms. Now we are being transferred and it is put last chance!” Happily, we got that chance, and the … Continue reading

April 23, 2016 · Leave a comment

Snow Day

What do we do when the weather doesn’t cooperate?  How about we take a snow day and have fun anyway? My clients were thoughtful enough to offer to reschedule on … Continue reading

March 7, 2016 · Leave a comment

Winter Walk

They called it the Blizzard of 2016.  It was a lot of snow (24 inches) but not actually a blizzard.  John stayed at a hotel on the Hill, so he … Continue reading

February 12, 2016 · Leave a comment

Your Life Is A Work of Art

One of the things I enjoy about life in DC is the ability to go to the National Gallery so often.  Just wandering through, looking at the art that has … Continue reading

June 29, 2015 · Leave a comment