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Dedham Family Welcomes Newborn Boy | A Lifestyle Photography Session

Love this laid back family!  Dad was given task to find a photographer to document newborn Oliver joining big brother Dylan and family.  So I headed over to Dedham to their home to capture the gang

Chengyi | A Stylish Harvard Grad Student Editorial Session at Fresh Pond

Yet another young beauty with brains signed up for a photo shoot from Harvard.  Seems to be a trend around here, no? It was a cold spring day, but Chengyi bared her pretty legs in an incredibly

Introducing Baby Ethan! Newborn Family Photos in Malden, MA

Remember this Christmas maternity shoot?  Well there is one cute new owner of the red tricycle.. Baby Ethan! I got to meet this cutie on a bright day in early April.  He’s a lucky little dude,

George’s 6 Month Photos

A little lazy with this monthly update photos of George, mostly since I photographed both boys so much while down in Florida.  But George looked so adorable waking up from his nap, I figured might as

Calvin Gets a Haircut | Last Days at Ocean Reef

Today marks the last day of our season in Ocean Reef.  I posted photos earlier this week from our wild Easter, but have been taking out my camera a lot since I really enjoy the combination of Florida

Cape Session Featured on 100 Layer Cake-let

Thrilled to announce that one of my favorite family sessions of all time was featured on the 100 Layer  Cake-let blog!  Great timing too, as summer is just around the corner.  Beach/vacation

A Pastel- Colored Easter on the Reef

This was my first Easter on the Reef.  And boy, was it a crazy, booze filled plastic cups, and pastel colored one!  I documented a few parts of this special holiday weekend, one that is totally

Introducing Baby August “Gus” | Part 2 of Baby’s 1st Year Collection | Charlestown, MA Lifestyle Newborn Photos

Baby Gus has arrived! Remember this maternity session in Beacon Hill?  Well, Tabitha and Andy now have son August alive and kicking at home in Charlestown.  Now, I knew this couple was creative (one

George is 5 Months! Bath-time Session

George turned 5 months a few days ago!  He is finally ALMOST sleeping the night (occasionally wakes up to cry for a few minutes before putting himself back to sleep).  Most of the time he is a happy

Molly | A Belmont High School Senior Session

Another beautiful session from September that I didn’t have a chance to post.  Here is Molly, a Belmont High School student at her home.  Took advantage of her mom’s lovely garden as a

A Cambridge Family’s Maternity and Newborn Photos (Belly and Baby Collection)

I have been meaning to post these photos for awhile now – but this Cambridge family’s journey from 3 to 4 happened just a few weeks prior to my own!  They wanted to take advantage of my

Anna | A Snowy Senior Portrait Session at Spy Pond, Arlington

Um, it really just doesn’t get any prettier than this.  Anna is a (gorgeous) senior at Arlington High School whose current passions include creative writing and acting.  Her mom said they

George is 4 Months Old!

My Georgie is filling out and becoming more beloved by the day.  Is this possible?  Yes, very much so.  George is getting chubbier, stronger, more wide-eyed and curious.  He is making louder noises

Tabitha and Andy | Maternity Session in Beacon Hill (Part 1 of Baby’s First Year Collection)

This stylish couple reached out to me about photographing their very special upcoming year.  Tabitha is an art designer and Andy is an architect, so both are aware of aesthetics (didn’t have

Family Lifestyle (and Poolside) Photographs in Boca Raton, Florida

Oh Florida.  You are warm, and sunny, and humid, and colorful, and lush, and and…  A place I always associate with vacation, the pool and family.  Apparently, another Nobles classmate of mine

A Summer Lifestyle Family Portrait Session in Falmouth, Cape Cod

Recognize the scenery from this beautiful family photography session?  Let’s just say someone’s sister wanted to do the same for her own husband and children, and so I headed down to this

Baby for Christmas | Winter Maternity Session

Finally getting back to posting client sessions!  Here is a recent gem of a couple who is expecting their first child in March.  We snuck this maternity shoot in just before Christmas so that they

Hello From Florida! George is 3 Months Old

Hello from (sometimes) sunny Florida!  George hit 3 months a few days ago and he is getting to be just huge  (I am estimating around 16/17 lbs)!  Super expressive and sweet – colic-y days are

Merry Christmas!

Here are the photos from our (2) Christmas shoot attempts.  Last photo was the selection for card.  I always enjoy a bit of humor… Enjoy and Merry Christmas/Happy Holidays to you and

George’s 2 Month Photos

A few days late again (but better than never), here I am posting photos that document George at 2 months old.  As ever, time continues to fly by.  Christmas decorations are up in our home so I

Self-Portrait Dress-Up Day

Sometimes I just do this… As I have said before, grown-ups can play dress up too : )

Beya + Madeline | Sisters in the South End

I am proud to finally be getting around to posting some photos from sessions that I photographed leading up to my maternity leave.  First up is a pair of beautiful young sisters, Beya and Madeline.

George’s 1 Month Photos

I can’t believe it has already been a month (and a few days – always behind schedule these days!). Anyway, it has been a blur, as expected, but this little guy is growing quickly just

Calvin Turns 2!

Admission: I cried this morning.  Like weeping, but with lots of tears wetting my whole face, neck and hair.  I just couldn’t believe my little guy was turning two years old. Everyone says it

C + G as Dinosaurs for Halloween

A couple notes:  It is not easy getting photos of newborns with their older toddler sibling sans a parent holding newborn. Calvin continues to steal the show (at least when it comes to my

Photos of George’s Rustic Woodland Nursery

One of the things I love most about our home in Lexington is living next to the woods.  Every morning (or every morning I get up early enough to), I sit with my coffee and stare out at the trees.  In

Welcoming George Clark Sterner!

Well this post is a bit overdue, just like my second son, George was! THE BIRTH After delivering my first son Calvin about a week early, I was surprised as the days kept passing by after 40 weeks

Editorial Assignment for New York Times Sunday Styles Magazine | John Derian, “The Prodigal Son”

A couple months ago, I was contacted by Carter Love, a photo editor at the New York Times Sunday Styles Magazine (now called “T Magazine”).  He asked if I would be interested in an

Enjoying Breakfast and Company | An Extended Family Session in Andover, MA

One of my favorite client families recently took the plunge and moved out to the ‘burbs/her hometown of Andover this past summer.  Since both sets of grandparents (one still living in Andover,

Family Session on a Lovely Andover Estate (with Red Barn!)

This Lexington-based family decided to take advantage of one set of grandparent’s home in Andover, MA for their annual family portrait session.  With a red barn and grounds overlooking

Pre – Move to the ‘Burbs | A Family Session in the Public Garden and Beacon Hill

Remember this beautiful blonde and blue eyed pair?  Mom contacted me again for a full family session with dad involved as a token to remember some of this family’s last few weeks living

Sarah and Arlee | A Seaside Shalin Liu Wedding | Rockport, MA

It doesn’t get lovelier than this – a super intimate, seaside wedding at the gorgeous Shalin Liu in Rockport, MA.  Sarah and Arlee are the sweetest couple ever, and their ceremony had

Young Brothers | Portraits at Long Beach, Rockport MA

Joseph and Sam are a pair of adorable brothers from Cambridge.  Mom wanted beach portraits however, so I encouraged them to make the trip up to Rockport one summer afternoon.  Joseph, who is a bright

Summer Lifestyle Family Session with Twins | Agassiz Neighborhood, Cambridge

Twins!  Ryan and Evan belong to a mom and dad in the quaint city neighborhood of Agassiz in Cambridge.  I love how casual this family session is – just carrying on as if I weren’t there. 

Angela | A Stylish Summer Harvard Student Portrait Session

Angela is a college student from Vancouver who spends part of her summer studying Astronomy at Harvard’s summer program. She really enjoys Cambridge and Boston, and wanted to get some portraits

An Atmospheric Cape Cod Lifestyle Family Session |Elizabeth Clark Photography

Suz has been a friend and model for my camera since our high school days at Nobles (and her husband, John, went to our rival high school and was often part of our partying crowd – needless to