Photography

Keep Calm & Photo On

Keep Calm & Photo On

By Emily Elrod with Emily Elrod Photography As a photographer and a mom, I know it’s stressful to get pictures taken. You pay good money for the session, stress over what to wear, how to get your kids to nap before the session, and then how to keep them on their best...
Classic & Timeless: Portraits by Deborah

Classic & Timeless: Portraits by Deborah

By Kelly Hines The light is perfect; warm and soft, turning everything golden. Your children are laughing, throwing their arms around each other, eyes bright and cheeks red. Everything is in sharp focus, from the blades of grass to the strand of hair that falls across...
Stolen Moments

Stolen Moments

By Wendy Riley As parents, typically we are filled with anxiety about getting the perfect picture of our children. “Stand up straight!”, we bark. “Say cheese”, we instruct. “Look like you love each other”, we holler as siblings are pinching and shoving each other. We...
Don’t Wait to Capture the Now

Don’t Wait to Capture the Now

By TMoM Team Member Katie Moosbrugger When it comes to photo sessions, no one in my family is ever keen on the idea. But having portraits of our family – and being able to capture our family as it exists every few years – is very important to all of us. A TMoM reader...