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What do you to with all the photos you take with your phone? Chances are your precious pictures are accumulating digital dust on your device, not to mention taking up too much space. Maybe you keep meaning to organize your photos or do something with them, but you’re not even sure where to begin. Not […]
In home lifestyle newborn photo sessions are a wonderful way to capture the special moments of your new family in a comfortable and meaningful setting. But if you’ve never had family portraits taken at home, you might be unsure what to expect or how to prepare for your in-home newborn photo session. Here are some tips […]
As a lifestyle newborn photographer in Westfield, “what to wear for newborn photos” is among the most common questions clients ask me. Clothing choices can have a big impact on whether you love your photos. In fact, clothing can either complement and enhance, or detract from the feelings your images evoke. So if you’re wondering […]
Three Tips for Capturing Your Christmas Memories Authentically — Forget photographing your kids in front of perfectly staged Santa scenes. There’s no need to coax forced smiles from your kids on Christmas morning. The holidays are all about making memories as a family. If you want to remember the wonder and joy on your kids […]
What colors to wear for fall family photos is the most common question I get as a lifestyle family photographer in NJ. Follow these tips to help you choose the perfect palette for your fall photos. Opt for Colors that Complement the Setting First, consider when and where your session will take place. New Jersey […]
Summer Outfit Inspiration Wondering what colors to wear for your summer family photos? I’ve created some style boards to show a few great color combinations that work well for a variety of outdoor locations in New Jersey. What Colors to Wear for Summer Family Photos You’ll notice that several of the suggestions feature muted tones […]
Are you unsure what to wear to your summer Newborn Photo Session? Not to worry. Whether you’re planning an outdoor photoshoot or a session in the comfort of your home, I’ve got a few tips to help you look and feel your best. Choose 2-3 complimentary colors; Don’t Match Choose varying shades of a color […]
Tips for how to dress for your NJ spring photo session with me (updated March 2022) Spring is the perfect season for updating your family photos. But, does deciding what to wear for your NJ spring photo session feel like a daunting task? Don’t worry. I’m here to help. Choose coordinating but not matching colors […]
There are so many options when it comes to choosing outfits for family photos. Sometimes it’s easier to focus on what Not to wear. So, here are my top tips on what to avoid wearing to your next photo session with me. Don’t wear clothing that doesn’t fit well or is uncomfortable Okay, this may […]
Wondering what you should bring along to your outdoor family photo session? Here are five things I recommend families bring along to their session. 1. Wet Wipes I always recommend bringing a pack or two of travel-sized wet wipes for messy faces, dirty hands, and anything else unexpected. 2. A Backup Outfit for Baby I am […]
"I cannot say enough about Debbie and her amazing talent. We have used Debbie on several occasions for portraits. She is patient and sweet. Her sessions are easy-going and fun. Her heart is in her work, and is reflected in the beautiful images she captures. I highly recommend Debbie!"