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Finley’s 1st Birthday – Blush, Mauve, and Silver Floral Cake Smash

Mauve and blush cake smash sessions are popular this year and I’m here for it! These guys threw me a curve ball with silver instead of gold but I’m kind of loving it! O and can we talk about that floral cake?! Confectioneiress crushed it on this cake!

Little Finley was into her cake but not into smiles. She had too much cake to eat. But can you blame her?! My favorite part is how she took a bite out of the cake topper and just left it there. So stinking cute.

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Happy 1st birthday Finley! Thanks for coming to visit me over the last year.

If you are looking for an Indianapolis photographer be sure to reach out and let me know. I would love to learn more about you and your family are looking for.

Stella Jo has arrived! – Fishers Indiana Newborn Photography

Sweet Stella Jo has arrived and made her appearance into the world and we are so glad that she has!  She came a couple weeks before her due date, but she was just as perfect as could be.  She has some great loving parents as well.  She was a great sleeper during her session and just looked perfect in every color that we put her in.  The whole family was very photogenic and these pictures will definitely last them a lifetime!

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So glad I got to meet you and your parents, Stella Jo!  Newborn photos are so important to capture as a family and I would love to get your due date on my calendar for a session with your family.  Be sure to send me a message today if you are looking for a Fishers newborn photographer!

Time Flies 1st Birthday Cake Smash

Time sure does fly that first year of baby’s life. And that was the theme for this cake smash session. We took the literal flying approach with airplanes and hot air balloons. There were also clouds, sun and stars. I’m a little bias but I’m kind of obsessed with how it all turned out.  This little man made it so much better with his adorable teethy smile!

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Happy 1st birthday, little guy. I hope you enjoyed your cake smash session as much as I enjoyed photographing it! You are too cute.

If you are looking for an Indianapolis photographer don’t hesitate to reach out! I would love to photograph your little one or your whole family.

Mauve is One – Floral Blush Cake Smash Session

I love working with babies and kids and creating priceless memories for their families.  I had the pleasure of creating a floral blush cake smash session to celebrate Mauve turning one!  She seemed to love the cake and it was so cute when she had all of the pink frosting all over her face.  She did not hesitate to dig right in! While she enjoyed playing with her cake and the #1 on it, she was willing to share some of the cake as you will see towards the end of this post.  She is such a sweet little girl!

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Happy Birthday, Mauve!  Cake Smash Sessions are so much fun!  I would love to get your little one in the studio to celebrate his/her first birthday! I’m an Indianapolis photographer with a studio in Carmel, IN. I would love to be able to photograph your family’s milestone and all the moments in between.

 

Sweet Little Lady – Carmel Indiana Newborn Photography

This sweet little lady was a joy to have in the studio.  I’ve had lots of little boys in the studio lately so it was fun mixing it up with a girl!  She slept well for the session and gave us cute little smiles as well.  She gave us some open eyed photos as well and they are just adorable!  She looked so cute in all of the different headbands and hair accessories.  She is definitely the apple of her parents eyes!

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Welcome to the world, sweet little lady!

If you are expecting a little one, I would love to get your due date on my calendar for a Indianapolis newborn photography session.  I offer single sessions as well as grow with me packages!  I look forward to hearing from you soon.

 

Lumberjack 1st Birthday Cake Smash Session

Noah is one!  To celebrate his birthday, we put together a “Wild One” Buffalo plaid session and it turned out adorable!  This was the first time that I have done this theme and I just loved it.  I’ve photographed this little guy and his brother since birth. It is bittersweet for me that he is one as I won’t get to see him as often as I have this first year of his life!  It was clear that Noah loved his cake and turning one!

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Happy Birthday, Noah!

If your child is turning one, a cake smash is the best way to celebrate!  I look forward to helping plan a great session with photos that will last a lifetime! I’m an Indianapolis photographer and I would love to learn about the next milestone in the lives of your family and help you come up with the perfect way to capture them!

Baby Girl Palmer – Fishers Newborn Photographer

I’ve been photographing this family since big brother, Preston, was born over 4 years ago. It’s been a joy to watch him grow from a tiny newborn to adorable fun loving 4-year-old. So when this family told me they were expecting again I was thrilled! I’m thrilled that I get to watch Preston turn into a big brother (which he is crushing!) and thrilled to get to watch this beautiful little lady grow over the coming years!

Sweet little Palmer is a great addition to the family and I just know that she will love her big brother as much as he loves her!

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Welcome to the world, sweet baby girl. I can’t wait to watch you grow, just like your big brother.

If you are looking for an newborn photographer in Fishers, feel free to reach out! My studio is located in Carmel, IN but lots of clients make the trek over for their newborn photography.

Boho 1st Birthday Cake Smash Session with Flowers, Tepee, and Macrame

It’s bittersweet seeing this baby girl turn one. It’s been so much fun watching her grow over the last year. But her cake smash session was one to remember! She is such a happy easy going baby and she loved her cake!! Normally cake smash sessions end in tears for one reason or another. But not this sweet girl!! She was digging in until we took that cake away and she was okay with it being taken away. My favorite part was when she went in head first and just started eating. So stinking cute!

Be sure to check out the video at the end to see how all the behind the scenes magic happens.

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Here is a vendor list for some of the props from this cake smash session.

Backdrop Paper – https://amzn.to/2RBo4dX
Flowers (two needed)- https://amzn.to/3cep4xO
Macrame (two needed) – https://amzn.to/3mJejsu
Tepee – https://amzn.to/3hKzvdU
Boho Baby Outfit – https://amzn.to/33FfNet

 

If you are looking for an Indianapolis photographer to photograph your little one or your whole family. Be sure to let me know. I would love to help your family with your photography needs!

Behind the Scenes for a Newborn Photography Session – Indianapolis Newborn Photographer

You may have seen a while back (a LONG while back at this point – months before COVID was even a thing that we knew about) I did a model call for an Indianapolis newborn photography session. I was looking to update my website with some images of me working. So one of my local photographer friends came a took some pictures of me while I was shooting. It’s good for me to be on the other side of the camera once in a while. I prefer being behind the camera but at this shoot at least I got to be behind the camera and in front of the camera all at the same time!

This shoot was extra fun because I got to choose all the set-ups. Normally I ask the clients for input but since this was a model call all the decision making was up to me. So I tried a few new things – the heart bowl with a backdrop on  top of it and a St. Patrick’s Day set-up.

I hope you can see from the pictures how much I truly love my job. I love each and every little baby that comes into the studio. I adore capturing these tiny humans with all my heart. And I hope to make art that your family will treasure for a lifetime.

Please know that this session was done long before COVID hit – I’m just now getting around to sharing. Things do look a little different in the studio due to COVID. If you are interested in reading about our COVID practices in the studio you can do so here.

wrapped baby shots - behind the scenes of a newborn session

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Handsome Newborn Boy – Indianapolis Newborn Photography

Meet Luke.  This adorable, bright eyed cutie recently came to the studio with his parents for his newborn session and he is just the sweetest little baby. Luke fought sleep for his session, but we were lucky because we were able to get some great awake images with those big eyes and great eye contact.  Once he fell asleep, he was golden. He is a stunning little man with very loving parents.

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It was so nice to meet you and your parents, Luke!

If you are expecting a little bundle of joy and would love to capture some newborn photos, I would love to get your due date on my calendar.  I’m an Indianapolis newborn photographer with a studio in Carmel, IN. Be sure to send me a message today!