Families

Cheeks! Austin Family Photographer

Cheeks! Austin Family Photographer

You know the mood of the room at 3:00am when the house is quiet and you are up nursing your baby and you get overwhelmed with love and warmth and contentment? And even though you are bleary tired, you are happy to hold her? Yeah, it's so good. I remember that. It changes when they move and run and life becomes faster. I miss those moments of forced slowness, intentional quiet, unmistakable closeness. Nothing like it.  I love this session for the mood and emotion of that time with a baby.

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Those Brown Eyes Got Rainbows in 'Em

Those Brown Eyes Got Rainbows in 'Em

I had only "met" Misty on Instagram somehow after I started following her (she's @farmwife, you should totally check out her photos) but we had never met in person before. I was kind of nervous going into this, first Instagram blind date and all ;) and first time shooting another photographer's family (sweat game was on that day). Well Misty and Wes blew me away with their warmth.  I walked into Misty's house and felt like we were friends already. And then I fell in love with Sunny and Stella. They kind of remind me of my sister and me when we were younger, same white blonde hair and summer tans, me the older one with longer hair and Megan with her bowl cut and bangs.

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