Celebrating love in photos

“Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage.” ¬†-Lao Tzu

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One of my favorite aspects of being a photographer is being allowed to be a part of special moments that celebrate love. From engagement photos to family portraits to birth photos, I’m welcomed in to capture some of life’s most loving moments and relationships.

This Friday is a special day for love. Valentine’s Day is traditionally the day for ¬†significant others to exchange gifts such as flowers, chocolate and cards.

Romance is filled with tender moments. I love this couple's expressions as they bask in their feelings for each other.
Romance is filled with tender moments. I love this couple’s expressions as they bask in their feelings for each other.

I’d like to propose that we celebrate more than romantic love on Valentine’s Day. I know in my own life I love my children, my siblings, my nieces and nephews, my friends…you get the idea!

Siblings share a special bond that cannot be broken.
Siblings share a special bond that cannot be broken.
"Love is the greatest gift that one generation can leave to another."  I think it's beautiful when grandparents get the chance to have their portraits taken with their grandchildren. It's a gift both will cherish.
“Love is the greatest gift that one generation can leave to another.” -Garnett
I think it’s beautiful when grandparents get the chance to have their portraits taken with their grandchildren. It’s a gift both will cherish.
My sister recently had a baby and I can't tell you how special it was to shoot these pictures of their family!
My sister recently had a baby and I can’t tell you how special it was to shoot these pictures of their family!

 

Let's not forget our furry friends! Pets are a big part of our lives and I love taking photos that show the special bond between animals and people.
Let’s not forget our furry friends! Pets are a big part of our lives and I love taking photos that show the special bond between animals and people.

What special moments do you have approaching that you want to cherish? I would love to help you and your loved ones capture those special moments that celebrate your love. Give me a call to schedule a time and we can discuss your options.