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There might have been that time where you considered scheduling a Boudoir Photo Shoot but you ended up backing out, thinking, “this type of shoot is only meant for super models, and I am not a super model”. Well I am here to tell you, that’s absolutely not true! I really love photographing all types […]

September 2, 2018

You Are Your Own Super Model

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As always, I had a great newborn photo shoot last week and I wanted to share some of my favorite images with you. Once this little one had fallen asleep, she had such a peaceful and content look on her adorable little face. I think all adults (especially new parents) wish they could sleep this […]

August 27, 2018

Meet Baby Arya

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In order to grow your small business you need a strong brand, it is essential for success. When I started my photography business, Lp photography, I didn’t have a brand. I knew I wanted to do portrait photography, but I didn’t know what area I wanted to specialize in, the type of clients I was […]

February 5, 2018

Why Creating A Brand Is Essential For Your Business

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When you don’t run your own business it can be hard to understand the amount of time and energy it takes to build a business and keep it running. I think this happens a lot with people in the creative field. When you don’t see us entering an office building at 9 and leaving at […]

January 22, 2018

Behind the Mystery of Photography Pricing

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Congrats! If you made it to this page there is a good chance you have a little one on the way and (if you haven’t already) you may be interested in booking a Maternity/Maternity Boudoir Photo Shoot! Well, Lp photography is here to help you prepare for that exciting day. A couple months back, I […]

December 18, 2017

How To Prepare For Your Maternity Photo Shoot

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Knowing how to prepare for your newborn photo shoot can make the day go smoothly. This is why I created a quick and simple outline for my readers. I also put together some maternity shoot tips, you can check them out at, How To Prepare For Your Maternity Photo Shoot! Free Printable Newborn Photo Shoot Check […]

October 2, 2017

How To Prepare For Your Newborn Photo Shoot

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When I’m scheduling an outside photo shoot, I  always tell my Clients that the best time to photograph is right before sunset (aka the “Golden Hour”). This can be confusing for some, they figure noon is the ideal time to photograph because of all the light that is offered. However, noon is actually the least ideal […]

September 18, 2017

The Golden Hour Photo Shoot

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I love going through old photo albums with my Grandmother. The spelling of “Grandmother” is widely disputed among my siblings, but I hold strong that “Gramma” is the appropriate spelling. When I recall memories of looking at those photographs I don’t really remember each picture. Instead, my consciousness returns to her house: the distinct smell, […]

August 28, 2017

To Print Or Not To Print?

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1. Book Your Campsite Ahead Of Time Luckily for us, we booked all of our campsites ahead of time. Don’t count on just showing up and having a campsite available, it’s not nearly as easy in the summer months. South Beach State Park, Newport, OR   Grizzly Creek Campground, CA Ainsworth Campground, OR Round Lake […]

July 4, 2017

10 Tips For Your Cross-Country Trip

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We have very little true understanding of the many struggles in our world: hunger, poverty, abuse, and disease. It’s because we often don’t see these battles, we hear about them and read about them but we rarely witness them firsthand. We may feel saddened, when we read a blurb of some of these issues, but […]

October 7, 2016

The Destruction of Anorexia: Sarah’s Story