the blog.

Apr 28, 2019

As many of you know, I’m married to a surgery resident who is currently in his sixth year of post-med school training and about to start a fellowship in colorectal surgery this August. I’ll write more about the life of a surgery wife another day, but in the meantime, I wanted to share some portraits […]

Apr 20, 2019

My aunt brought my grandmother to the city last week to meet her newest great-grandchild, Nora. Here are some of my favorites of my aunt, nieces, grandmother, sister, and brother-in-law (I need to get the parents in the photos next time!) I love the juxtaposition of city and nature in the photo of Ellie, Nora’s […]

Apr 18, 2019

Three years ago, Jaime asked me to capture their firstborn in her first month. They’ve just had a little boy, and so I had the privilege of seeing their daughter, three years later, and their baby boy, who looks just like his older sister. Sessions with an older sibling and a newborn are some of […]

Apr 2, 2019

Since it’s my last year in DC for the cherry blossoms, I’ve managed to visit them four days in a row. This weekend, my friend (and fellow photographer) Bethany and her husband John spent the early morning hours with Jason and me so we could swap photos. I love Bethany and John together … they’re […]

Mar 15, 2019

This sweet family goes to my church, but I hadn’t met them before our session. I love when families invite me in to just be with them for a few hours, without an agenda or pressure to get perfect photos … because the imperfect, in-between photos capture true personalities and love between family members.

Nov 20, 2017

Last month, I visited my cousin Susan to meet her newest addition, sweet Baby J. We spent the morning running around with the older kids, sneaking quiet moments of cuddling, and eating around the table catching up.  Susan is awesome. She’s an amazing, kind, thoughtful mom. It’s clear that the kids adore her, and that […]

Oct 17, 2017

Being the wife of a surgery resident certainly has its ups and downs, but one of the best parts is that my husband has several conferences throughout the year, and if I’m lucky enough to get permission to telework, I can tag along. This past summer, Jason attended the Telluride Experience with the Academy for […]