Category Archives: extended family

Photographing family, in Scottsdale, AZ. This spring was packed with sessions with multiple generations. When your family gets together from across the country, there is no better way to celebrate and remember than hiring a family photographer.  Blue Stitch extended family sessions last one hour, typically take place outdoors and include an online gallery that […]

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The Dobrusin family! Gathered last night for a family photo session as a gift to their parents. I truly believe this is the best gift….it is an experience. Something to plan and look forward to. And it is just fun to get together outdoors in this beautiful Scottsdale spring weather. I have always loved this […]

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Here is a peek at a recent extended family session.  Family from across the country flew in to Scottsdale, rented a beautiful home where they could all stay together, and celebrated mom’s 70th birthday with a photo shoot, and chef to make a dinner they could enjoy together at their home. Smart…very smart. If you […]

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This adorable family. They came together from across the country to celebrate their mom’s/grandmother’s 80th birthday. They booked rooms at the beautiful Princess Resort in Scottsdale. They got ready an hour early for dinner on Saturday, to meet me for family photos. These are my most favorite photos from childhood. The ones with my cousins […]

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As promised…I proudly present favorites from 2014. To all of you wonderful families and people who asked me to be your photographer: thank you for being in front of my camera…thank you for loving your kids so much and pulling them in close for your photos. Thank you for getting everyone to your session dressed […]

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oh…I wish I had these photos with my family when I was eight. Especially with my grandma. There is this window of time when going to grandma’s is the most looked forward to event of the week or month or year…depending on how close you live. Whether to sleep over…have dinner…or bake brownies together, the […]

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This night over Thanksgiving last year was a blast. One hour. (Maybe more :), one cool suburban Simple Farm in Scottsdale, and lots of out of town guests visiting a favorite Blue Stitch family. What better idea than to schedule a photo session of everyone together. And it is more than everyone together. It is […]

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Over Thanksgiving this year, I booked a few extended family sessions. I LOVED all three sessions. (and plan to blog all of them soon).  My my. What fun. It is a wonderful opportunity to get every combination of family member photos together in one sitting. A little about an extended family session. Logistically, we shoot […]

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