Tags archives: Family Photographer

Lucas Foley Film Newborn Session

Lucas Foley Film Newborn Session
We did the Foley's newborn session in their sweet home just a couple of weeks after their little dude Lucas was born, and it was such a special time! David and Megan were so incredibly smitten by their little dude, and just stood by and watched with big ole' grins as I photographed him during his solo shots. They seem to be loving the little details of newborn life, a[...]

Charlotte Billington 1 Year Film Session

Charlotte Billington 1 Year Film Session
I'm pretty sure it was just yesterday that I was doing Beth and Shawn's maternity photos... how is it that their little one, Charlotte, is already one year old!? Beth was an old coworker from when I worked at Biogen, and we've kept up with each other through social media over the recent years. She and Shawn are truly just the sweetest couple, and watching them on thi[...]

Merta Family Raleigh, NC Film Session

Merta Family Raleigh, NC Film Session
I met Jean, Kevin, Lucy (and baby Charlotte, in Jean's belly!) at Fletcher Park one hot afternoon in August... Real quick about this family: we love them a lot. We've done literally every session you can think of for them: Jean and Kevin’s engagement session Their wedding Lucy’s 6 month, 9 month, 1 year milestone, and 2 year milestone They are NRP family, at this[...]

Piper Thorp Film Newborn Session

Piper Thorp Film Newborn Session
This family! From the moment I walked in the door at the Thorp home, I felt welcomed, at ease, relaxed. Lindsay and Brian were quick to make me feel that way with their warm conversation and their laid back natures. I took one little look at their sweet girl Piper, and I thought... this is going to be a great session! I enjoyed every minute of it... from holding and[...]

Why Portico Pictures Studio is a good option for Christmas Cards

Why Portico Pictures Studio is a good option for Christmas Cards
If you hadn't noticed, here's a fun fact about my preferred photographic style: I'm drawn more towards simplicity in environment, towards sweet details and moments, towards my subject as a whole. I can truly appreciate bare, simple spaces - why? because there are zero distractions when it comes to highlighting what's really important: people. Family. Moments. That's [...]

Lyndon’s Birth Story Part 1

Lyndon's Birth Story Part 1
Beautiful pictures that we will treasure forever by Elizabeth Tate. 3:30PM on July 25th I had just woken up from a nap. I was already on maternity leave, It was 4 days before my due date, and I had been chasing my 2 year old Milly around all morning. I felt mild cramps, and then they would subside. "Could this be it?" I laid there for 30 minutes, praying, timing the[...]

Chandler Hughes Film Newborn Session

Chandler Hughes Film Newborn Session
I've got some familiar faces for you today! Nancy and I have known Stephanie since middle school (whoa); and we've now had the privilege of photographing her family as it's grown over the years - and what a treasure they are! First, Nancy did Stephanie and Jarrod's wedding. After that, I did their little dude Waylon's newborn session. Then, I did a mini-session [...]

Wheaton Family Raleigh, NC Film Session

Wheaton Family Raleigh, NC Film Session
Goodness do I love this little family! Chris and Toni are dear friends of ours, and they are incredible videographers (check out their work, but grab a tissue first: Heart Stone Films and Portico Pictures)! I photographed their sweet maternity session, the birth of their baby boy Elijah, and his newborn session, and to see them now makes me all kinds of happy. Fir[...]

Tash Sall Film Newborn Session

Tash Sall Film Newborn Session
NRP loves the Sall family! It all started when Nancy and Will photographed English and Will's wedding several years ago (Robert and I were there manning the photo box, too!) Since then, we've had the privilege of walking alongside the Sall's in life and in photography, seeing their family grow, doing family and newborn sessions, and keeping in touch along the way in [...]

Tidwell Family Raleigh, NC Film Session

Tidwell Family Raleigh, NC Film Session
Stephanie, the beautiful mama in these photographs, has been the brilliant designer behind my home’s refresh. Not only that, but she is a lifelong friend of mine - we grew up going on vacations together since our parents were in business together. I have been so inspired by this woman and her family. She’s the kind of person you are just drawn to because of her joy, h[...]