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Clever holiday card with this season’s fashion color

Posted by on Dec 4, 2012 in Children's photography, Luxury Lifestyle, New York City, Photography, Portraits of People |

Clever holiday card with this season’s fashion color

Clever holiday card with this season’s fashion color Inspiring ideas for creative holiday cards. It’s not too late for this year, but it’s getting close! Every year, the clever mom of these two beautiful girls creates a themed holiday card. I did the children’s photo shoot on a gray background, but client’s mom (the grandma to the two girls) didn’t like the combination of the card style direction we were going and the gray look. Here’s how the original...

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Cake smash: smashing success or disaster?

Posted by on Nov 15, 2012 in Children's photography, Maternity Photography, Photography, Tips |

Cake smash: smashing success or disaster?

The cake smash: Smashing success or disaster? © Koren Reyes. November 15, 2012 A few years ago, a young mom of twins wanted to treat her adorable sons to the best first birthday ever. She had been a client of mine when she was pregnant and again when her twins were newborns. Her name is Jada. She’s the hearing daughter of two deaf parents who happens to be married to a deaf man; a deaf man who has somehow learned to speak. Jim and Jada went down a long, hard road trying to conceive with too...

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Newborn photos in New York City

Posted by on Nov 22, 2011 in Baby photographer, Baby portraits, Children's photography, Family photography, Portraits of People |

I love my job. Newborn photography is, perhaps, the hardest thing in the world simply because babies are 100%, completely unpredictable. I recommend new parents bring the little ones in no later than three weeks. This is because you can usually curl them into that cute little ball. After that, babies start to do that stretchy thing with arms and legs reaching in all directions. Once that happens, they never go back into that super cute shape…. I love my...

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Should you do maternity photos with older children

Posted by on Nov 17, 2011 in Children's photography, Maternity Photographers, Maternity Photography, Pregnancy photography, pregnancy photography studios |

Maternity photos with older children is a great idea. I like the traditional maternity photos with older children kissing the pregnant belly, hugging mommy and looking up at mommy. I like these shots to be tight, so I usually crop the shot so that just mom’s belly shows. Ideas for setting up belly shots with older children Clothing for mom: Expecting moms who would love to get that key shot with an older child should bring a form-fitting white shirt of very thin fabric. I like the GAP...

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Child portraits for holiday cards

Posted by on Nov 1, 2011 in Children's photography, Holiday tips, Portraits of People |

Children’s pictures for holiday and Christmas cards are happening! I like storyboards where you can take funny series and string them together. Here’s an example of a 5-part holiday card layout.

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