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Tag: Children

Brotherly Love Photo Shoot at Byrd Park
By Jada Parrish
There's nothing quite like having a brother. That's a special bond and a special type of love that really cannot be matched. The dyncamic between Eli + Lucas is hysterical. They were kind enough to listen to direction and do a few "smile at the camera poses" for me, and then they let loose to play, run arround, and get in a...
Richmond Virginia Family Photos with Adult Children at Byrd Park
By Jada Parrish
Most people make a point to have family photos taken every year when their children are young, but once they hit middle school and high school family photos pretty much become nonexistent. It's hard to get grown children with busy lives all together for a family photo! In my own family, the last time we took a formal famil...
Wehman Family Fall Photos at Maymont
By Jada Parrish
Brody is the brother of one of past grooms, Blake! Remember Blake?! The guy with the amazing wedding vows! David and I loved photographing Blake + Emily's wedding so much, and we were thrilled when Rebecca reached out to us saying her and Brody wanted some family photos of taken of the two of them and their little...
How to Entertain Kids at Your Wedding
By Catie-Reagan Palmore
Kids add an amazing sense of energy and joy to weddings. However, adding kids on your guest list also generates the fear that they will get bored, cause unnecessary disruptions, or drive their parents crazy. In order to plan a reception that can be enjoyed by both your adult guests and the little ones, it is important to ha...
Family Portraits at Sunday Park
By Jada Parrish
We had such a fun family portrait session at Sunday Park with the Droste Family. The shoot was to celebrate Luke's first birthday. We took a series of photos with the kids, a few family photos, and then photographed Luke as he dug into his birthday cake. I love the idea of celebrating birthdays with a photo shoot. It is suc...
Candid Child Portraits
By Jada Parrish
Kids are one of my favorite subjects to photograph. They are so honest with their emotions and can stare right at the camera and just be themselves. In my opinion, portraits of children should be fun, playful, and relaxed. I definitely prefer a candid photo of a child over a staged one. Every time David and I photograph kid...
Backyard Family Portrait Session
By Jada Parrish
Two weeks ago we had a portrait sesison with the Flannery family. They wanted to have some really natural, candid family portraits taken in their backyard. Their two daughters had the best time playing in their playhouse, reading books, and snuggling with mommy and daddy as we photographed them. We really tried to capture t...