Newborn Twins at Home- A casual family session in Northern Michigan

When I arrived at the house, I don’t know what I was expecting, but definitely not the tranquility that I found.  Sarah was looking well-rested and relaxed, her not-quite-two son was quietly playing, and the twins were just contently quiet. Pat was in the basement taking care of some major spring flooding- but on the…

Hello Baby J! Sunday Morning at Home.

The best thing about newborn photos at home is how they become family photos. 🙂 Like here. Of course, we took a ton of photos of Baby J looking cute and tiny, and so, so new. And we also took a bunch of him being held close by mom, dad, and big sister, Grace.   It’s…

Baby Benny at his Great Grandma’s House. Newborn Session.

We finally got to meet the newest Brownridge cousin when we all gathered for Thanksgiving at my mother-in-law’s home (his great-grandma!)  Of course we had to do a little lifestyle newborn session.  There was a lot going on at the house with all the family there, so we just headed up into the spare bedroom…

Hey there, Harper! – A newborn session at home in Alpena, Michigan

  This little muffin (7 pounds of adorable!) and her loving, laid-back family were a joy to photograph. Her two brothers- barely out of baby-hood themselves, were so sweet with her, and watching these five together just showed such love and tenderness. Harper’s parents were so calm, and relaxed- just taking it all in stride,…

Happy at Home. Backyard Family Photos in Alpena Michigan

A Backyard Family Session Melissa and Andy’s family was a ton of fun- they were both totally open to just letting the afternoon unfold, naturally. I arrived to their home at about 4 pm, the baby was just waking up from his nap with a huge grin, and his big brother- well, he might have…