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Tips for Beautiful and Enjoyable Fall Photography Sessions

There is a special kind of magic that comes with outdoor, fall photo sessions. The leaves lightly falling and the autumn light create a lovely backdrop for any photo session. I sought out some amazing artists and asked for their best tips on creating beautiful fall imagery and here is what they had to say….

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Photographers Who Inspire: Getting to Know Holly Awwad

This weeks featured photographer is Holly Awwad ( Holly Nicole Timekeeper on IG) I am always in awe of every single image she posts! It’s like every single image gets better and better ( if that is even possible!!) She’s absolutely, insanely talented! I adore the storytelling in her imagery , it really draws me right in. Please enjoy getting to know Holly, then go and follow her on IG

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Why Your Photographer Loves What They Do

If you have ever wondered what spurs on a photographer’s passion, you are about to find out. Below are just some of the many reasons your photographer wouldn’t change their job for anything in the world.

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Portraits for Great Grandma & My Monthly Favorites

Thank goodness it's Friday! This has been one heck of a week. We are in the midst of selling our home... or I should say trying to sell, lol! And in one week we had around 12 showings!! That is one huge chore to try and keep your house show ready clean with 9 kiddos running around! I am just so worn out and ready to relax this weekend...... oh wait! Two more showings tomorrow and possibly a third. Please pray that our house sells soon and we get the piece of land we want and can start building again!

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Sunday Funday: Location Scouting

Location, location, location! I have been stuck inside for too long ya'll, so this past Sunday, on our way home from church, I MADE my hubby stop for a little impromtu session. I am so glad that I did!!!

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Beautiful Imagery: The ONE Thing You Need!

I am a SAHM and I home educate my nine children. Yes, you read that right,  I have nine children!! :) Actually one is now graduated and will be getting married this coming July ( I am so excited about this!) My days are full of the seemingly mundane. The same thing every day, get up, get ready for the day, eat breakfast, do chores, start school by 9 am. I usually get everyone started and then I sit down at the computer to work on editing for a bit.  One of my littles, Esther always comes over

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A Day in My Life

As a photographer I am constantly looking for ways to learn and grow. I just recently  bought an interesting little e-book by Marie Masse of Fearless and Framed,  and it is wonderful! She describes it  as,  "An eBook  for all mothers and photographers on a journey to turn reality into a time capsule of photos."  In the beginning of the book this quote stuck out to me so much, "Be thankful for today. Acknowledge when our patience is tested through high laundry piles, splattered applesauce on the wall, time outs, and nights where you fully believe you could not be any more tired. Recognize and

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