Meet Kellen

I just photographed Amanda and her family at Poplar Grove Plantation and now that their newest member had finally arrived, I headed out to their house to meet him.  For newborn shoots, I find it's easiest to work in the client's home.  Mom's have enough to think about, it's much easier for me to come to them.

I like to start off with the eyes and feet, the cutest pieces of baby.

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Babies need their mom's and having Amanda hold him let me capture all his little faces, even the crying ones.  So much character in every moment. 

They had a canvas that had his first and middle name on it so I made use of it. Just another advantage of coming to the clients home.  It gives me a chance to find things to use that they may not have thought about bringing to a studio environment.

After a couple of feeding breaks, he was totally passed out.  Look at the those cute little wrinkles!

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One more feeding break and he was out again.  (Side note: I do like to capture feeding sessions.  Of course, I don't share them on this blog but I like to get that for mom.  It's such a bonding moment for mom and baby and something you'll want to remember forever.)

Since he was born in October, we just had to get out the pumpkin hat ;)

Welcome to the world Kellen!

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