Category Archives: 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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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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I am not sure what comes first. A patient person or children who make you patient. Gretchen’s patience with these beautiful children was wonderful to be around. Calm and happy the whole time… (dad was great too). And that is one of the reasons that makes fellow family photographer good at what she does. Her […]

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I have the great privileged of photographing mom. That is probably you if you are reading my little blog. But more importantly mom with her child. As our relationship with our children change and grow…so does how we are photographed with them. They first fit in our arms, then holding our hands…and giving us great […]

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This is my dream job. Working with kids. Exploring new places, creating beautiful images…freezing time. There really is so much individuality in each child making every session a new little story that I get to write through images. Blue Stitch spring mini sessions were last weekend…and most of them were spread out over the past […]

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As promised…Spring Mini Session are happening this year! What: 30 min mini sessions Who…kids and immediate family  (up to five people/$25 each for additionals) Where…Scottsdale and Phoenix, AZ. Some of my favorite spots around town! a field, downtown and desert trail. When: 6 time slots Saturday, April 25th 5:30…………………………field reserved! 6:15………………………….field reserved! Sunday, April 26th […]

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I have been wanting to do this for a long time…and maybe have been doing it without realizing it…photographing family adventures. The most wonderful part about the adventure part is that the possibilities are endless. What adventure means to you may be so different from what adventure means to someone else. Adventure to me is […]

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The beauty of a blog. A way to communicate…share…reflect…and grow. When working with clients on where to shoot…my blog lets me communicate visually what locations look like at different times of year. I love being able to share the joy that working with families brings me. Looking back on sessions, and preparing images for a […]

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