If they had a theme … just one word that describes them, it would absolutely be sunshine. In all the years I’ve been friends with and photographing them, it’s honestly the first thought I always have. Whether in front of the camera, at work, at school or just hanging around the neighborhood, their personalities and connections are everything you see here.
Warm. Happy. Energetic. Strong.
So it came as absolutely no surprise to me that their color theme was bright, vibrant yellows and reds. Because, of course … sunshine.
My approach to Signature Family Sessions is a little bit posed, a little bit unposed and random moments tossed in for good measure. We photograph the entire family and switch back and forth between individual children, parents and various combinations shaking it up and keeping things interesting. In short, there’s very little time to be bored and just enough time to capture those genuine interactions and expressions.
Just like sunshine, these four had me beaming at session’s end and again as I was editing. Below are some of my all-time favorites: