Category Archives: Subject Matter

Down Memory Lane with the Influence of Nan Goldin | Valentine’s Day Fine Art Friday

6 years ago I received this book from my then boyfriend of less than a year (now husband), Dan.  At the time, I was in my second year of MFA program at SVA.  Dan knew that one of the photographers I

Self-Portrait on a Snowy Day

Today I was supposed to head up to Maine for the Inspire Photo Retreat, but instead am stuck at home due to the snow – it just isn’t stopping here in MA : (  Figured would be a good time

Menotomy Rocks, Arlington | A Fall Family Portrait Session

Menotomy Rocks Park is a tucked away gem right off Route 2 in Arlington.  It has to rank up there as one of my favorite spots to photograph with it’s scenic pond, graffiti-ed rocks, and

Winter in Ocean Reef | A Collection of Portraits of My Family

This post includes a collection of images that I photographed during our time in Ocean Reef.  It starts with some of Calvin in the sink bath and then out and about in the Fishing Village where all

Kristen R – Editorial Tennis Fitness Photographs at the B&T

This is a special photo session for me to share.  It features one smoking hot tennis player – Kristen Raverta – who was our #1 player on the Amherst College tennis team when I was on it

Baby William – 3 Month Old Winter Session at Home and Nurumbega Park, Newton

This is a way belated post – back from last winter!  I’ve been meaning to get it up forever, and figured that now, with all the snow dumped from the blizzard of 2015 dumped in the Boston

Cambridge Newborn Family Lifestyle Photographs | Huron Village

Another super local Cambridge family hired me to capture their adorable two week old, Eli, along with his big brother Jonah at their home in Huron Village.  I loved this family’s home filled

Castle Island, Boston Family Portrait Session | A Bunch of Troupers

These photos were taken on a very, VERY cold late fall day.  I was supposed to meet this stylish family at the Arnold Arboretum, until I received a phone call that baby Lucas had thrown up all over

Baby Hudson | A South End Lifestyle Newborn Session in Boston, MA

Remember this gorgeous expecting couple from Boston last summer?  I never got around to posting the second part of their Belly and Baby Package – the photos of adorable baby Hudson!  These

What a Year! 2014 Portrait Collage and Reflection

Wow!  I finally took the time to look through the year of 2014 and how it played out for my photography business (belated, I know… but at least it got done).  And I am thankful I did, because

Named One of Boston’s Best Family Photographers by CBS Local News

I am so flattered to learn that I was featured as one of Boston’s Best Family Photographers this year by CBS Boston!  Since I started this business a few years ago, I have hoped to one day be

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays (to You AND to Me!)

It is Christmas Eve, as well as the first day of a month vacation for me!  I will be checking in periodically with some photographs from travels in Florida (and to catch up on email and book sessions

Cool Kids Creative Shoot at Modern Back Bay Townhouse | Lifestyle Portraits in Boston, MA

Another favorite from the crazy fall season!  It was a freezing day in November, so instead of heading outdoors for this shoot, we decided to stay indoors.  This Back Bay townhouse was a dream home

A Family Portrait Session Amidst the Historic Lowell Mills

I think this has got to be one of my favorite sessions to date! I met parents Anna and Brian at the Boston Big Sister event in November and they mentioned they were looking for a creative family

Red Leaves and Lots of Play | Home Family Session in Sharon, MA

Here is another gem documentary style family session from this fall out in Sharon.  The energy of these three little kids combined with their traditional New England home, bright red fallen leaves,

South End/Sparrow Park Boston Family Lifestyle Session

I have been so excited to photograph this family. I have known the dad, Mike, since we rode the Dexter-Southfield bus together to school in our beanie caps.  We both matriculated to Nobles for high

Golden Fall Family Portraits in Concord, MA

It has been SO busy this Fall – I have fallen behind on posting!  But here is a fall classic – an adorable Cambridge family who frequents the beautiful trails of Minute Man National Park

A Huron Village and Harvard Square Lifestyle Family Session

I absolutely love this local family!  Dee and Doug welcomed their third child (their first daughter) Daisy a few months ago.  With a baby and two young boys life can get a little hectic!  But we had

An LA Family Enjoying the Boston Sunshine | Professional Family Portraits

Tawny reached out to me requesting a relaxed family photography session in downtown Boston on a trip to visit her daughter, who is a freshman at Tufts.  Every year they do something different for

Baby Kaia, Anine and Ian | Family Portrait Slideshow in Boston, MA

I love this glowing, adorable blonde family! I got to meet Anine last year when she was pregnant to capture her out and about the South End with husband Ian (who attended Amherst with me!).   This

Calvin’s 1st Halloween, Birthday Party, and Year Old Portraits | Lexington, MA

Here goes a three part blog entry from a long, fun weekend… i | HALLOWEEN Calvin was a gray and white (hipster/LA-ish?) sweater sock monkey for Halloween (by Blamo Toys).  Gramma and Pop

Hadeley | Lexington Christian Academy Senior Portraits

15 minutes prior to this session a dreary day turned dismal, with rain pretty much pouring down.  That didn’t stop Hadeley, a smart and outdoorsy high school senior, from moving on with her

Fall Backyard Family Portraits | A Chestnut Hill Classic

This family session brings back memories of my own childhood.  I grew up in Chestnut Hill, and their home was around the corner from mine (ages 1-7).  And do I miss that area!  The historic homes and

Weekend Trip to the Berkshires | Photographs and Foliage

This past weekend me, Dan and Calvin headed out West (Western, MA that is) for a one-night trip in the Berkshires.  These photographs document the road, bright orange foliage, Cranwell Resort where

My Best Friend and Her Growing Family | Wellesley, MA

It was time to do my yearly documentation of my gorgeous best friend Lindsey and her family.  She is the one who so many of you clients have heard me mention as the reason I got into this business in

Lindsay + Walker at the Wellesley College Greenhouse/Botanical Garden

Lindsay contacted me this summer to book a Baby and Belly package.  She mentioned that she loved creative and fine art photography, citing  theglow.com and Alec Soth.  I knew I was in good company,

Portrait Video of Baby Vivian, Jamie and Josh | Boston Public Gardens

Take a look at this video of highlights from a recent downtown shoot at the Public Gardens.  Baby Vivian is now a year old and so adorable!  She was smiling the whole time as she explored the park

Annie + Clara | Portraits of Mom and Daughter Enjoying Boston Esplanade

How adorable is this pair of blondes?  These photos were actually part of a gift certificate that was given to mom Annie.  We decided to take some portraits downtown near their home in Beacon Hill

Portraits of Singer Jessi Hughes at Fresh Pond, Cambridge

Jessi came to me a couple months ago looking for some creative, relaxed images of herself to accompany the release of her upcoming, self-released gospel record.  We took advantage of Fresh Pond

Calvin Goes to Work with Daddy! 11 Month Photos

1 month to go until the big year marker!  Yesterday I had an early morning shoot in Wellelsey (which I am super excited about), but that meant Calvin got to go work with Daddy for a bit.  I decided

An Adorable Twins Baby Shower for Elisha! Hosted by Anna in Wellesley

How beautiful is this glowing mama-to-be?  I met Elisha back when we were teenagers and she and her dad would play the annual Father-Daughter tennis tournament at Longwood and would stay with us (she

Manchester-By-The-Sea Extended Family Portraits at Grandparents Home

We all know that when multiple generations of family get together (ie. the holidays), things can get a little chaotic.  The same is true for an extended family portrait session.  But when you are

Summer Family Photographs at Lynch Park and Beach, Beverly, MA

Here is a lovely family portrait session I took up in Beverly from late summer.  The family recommended Lynch Park since it is near their home, and I now know why it is a favorite destination for

Sarah’s Baby Girl Shower | Dedham, MA

So excited to post these photos from my close friend Sarah’s shower just yesterday!  It was a perfect day for one – bright sun, crisp air, and the Patriots won their game!  I was

A Day at Good Harbor Beach | Calvin’s 10 Month Photos

Calvin is 10 months today!  Yesterday we went to Good Harbor Beach, which I definitely think is one of the prettiest beaches in Massachusetts.  We got lucky with the weather too yesterday –

Rocky Neck Gloucester | Little Photo Essay

On vacation up in Rockport, and wanted to post a little quick snapshot of a lovely evening spent in Rocky Neck.  Rocky Neck is a quaint and colorful artist colony that looks over Gloucester Harbor