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20 Best Locations for Outdoor Family Photography in Indianapolis

Every few years I rewrite this blog post and it’s always one of my most visited posts. So since I haven’t updated this post since 2018, there is an updated list of my favorite places for outdoor family photography Indianapolis and surrounding areas.

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silly sisters

Bittersweet Farewell to Long-Time Clients Turned Friends – Carmel, Indiana Family Pictures

Photography goes beyond images; it’s about preserving stories and connections. To this family, thank you for letting me be part of your journey. Though you’ll be far away, our bond remains in the moments we’ve captured forever.

Indianapolis Creek Side Family Photography – Flowing Wells Park

Creek side mini sessions are widely popular and typically disappear when I send out the booking info. But did you know you can do a full session at the creek?! This family decided to go all out and opted for a full creek side session. And boy, did they make the right call! Their enthusiasm was infectious, and I was ready to capture every joyful moment of their adventure.

family walking across creek
marching maternity picture

Pink and Red Sunsets in Indiana Due to Canadian Fires – Coxhall Gardens Maternity Photography

Nature has a way of demonstrating the interconnectedness of our planet, as events in one corner can have surprising consequences in distant locations. Recently, Canada has experienced devastating wildfires that have left their mark on both the Canadian landscape and beyond. The impact of these wildfires has reached as far as Indiana, where hazy sunsets have become an unexpected result of the Canadian fires. The smoke particles act as a filter, altering the distribution of wavelengths in the sunlight and creating a captivating display of warm, muted colors during sunset. Shades of red, orange, and pink dominate the horizon. This isn’t your typical Indiana sunset, but it does make for some unique pictures.

Sunrise Creek Session – Indianapolis Family Photographer

There’s something magical about the early morning hours, when the world is just waking up, and nature paints the sky with soft hues of pink and gold. It was during this serene time that a loving family embarked on a memorable photography session, immersing themselves in the beauty of a creek side location. Creek side […]

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newborn baby with two big siblings - Carmel Family Photographer

Celebrating Tiny Hands and Strong Bonds – Carmel Indiana Newborn Photography

I’ve always loved baby hands and feet, but more and more I find myself capturing those tiny features while including family members hands as well. I think this juxtapose of features creates for beautiful meaningful art. There are two things I hope you get out of these shots – connection and vulnerability. Connection: Newborn photography […]

Downtown Indianapolis’ Urban Charm – Indianapolis Family Photography

When it comes to selecting the perfect location for a family photography session, the urban landscape of downtown Indianapolis stands out as a remarkable choice. Among the many stunning spots in the city, University Park has undoubtedly become one of my favorites. Let me take you on a journey through the captivating beauty of this […]

family cuddled up at urban location - Downtown Indianapolis
3 kids including a newborn baby

Being a mom to 3 isn’t always easy, but it’s always worth it

As a parent of three kids, I can attest to the fact that life with them can be absolutely crazy. But amidst all the chaos, there are many moments that make it all worth it. But first, let’s talk about the craziness. With three kids, you’re constantly on the go. There are school runs, extracurricular […]

A Fall Family Session With a Little Cake! – Carmel Family Photographer

I am glad that I was able to have fun with this family! We really did have a fun family session with some new clients during the peak of fall color! We ended the session with a cake smash for little sis and it was a great ending to a fun session. Big sister got […]

The whole family on rocks for family pictures

Booking Early Pays Off With Peak Fall Colors – Indianapolis Family Photographer

Booking early definitely pays off with the peak fall colors! It may seem a bit silly to book your session a little less than a year in advance, but it really is WORTH IT! You have plenty of time to coordinate outfits, clear your calendar, and prepare for your session! I adore seeing this family […]



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