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When I first shot the Smith Family, it was around Christmas.  Amanda, Mike, and Nathaniel were preparing for the arrival of Baby Elliott.  He arrived in early February, and I returned back to their home on a quiet street in Delaware to document some moments with the new family of four.  Life with a growing […]

The Smith Family Welcomes Baby Elliott-Wilmington Newborn Photographer

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Last week, I met up with Shinaya who requested some fresh headshots.  She’s a hairstylist at Maison De Chic Salon in Philadelphia and needed some updated photos of herself to submit for her bio if she did hair shows or hair-related events.  Here’s the thing…she came wearing this beautifully detailed lace overgarment and her make […]

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In Philly, prom send-offs are a whole thing.  Don’t believe me?  Google “Dubai in North Philly“.  For my senior prom, my guidance counselor purchased my dress and my dad got some guy with a Lincoln Town Car to drive me to the Marriott where we were supposed to have the night of our dreams.  I’m […]

6 Ways Proms are Like Weddings….

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10 years ago, I met a little 7th grader named Vaniah.  She was super smart, super chatty, and super clingy-but I loved her and still do.  In the afternoons, she’d help me “decorate” my door or a new bulletin board but cutting paper and punching out perforated letters.  We did more talking than decorating which […]

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