Fall Family session at Bowditch Beach

It’s officially my favorite time of year! Fall family sessions have started and I couldn’t be more excited with how these turned out. I have been lucky enough to capture this family for the last few years and this year was absolutely perfect! Much love to you guys! http://www.elsiejphoto.com Advertisements

Reid is 6 months old

It’s no secret that I have been fortunate to photograph all of this families big events- and this one was no exception! Little Reid is 6 months old and boy was he fun to capture on camera. He’s got a wonderful little personality!

Olivia Senior Portraits at Shangri La

I met with Olivia earlier this week to photograph her senior pictures at Shangri La Springs in Bonita. I have been wanting to shoot there since it has reopened. What a beautiful venue. Olivia first arrived with her two dogs, which was what she really wanted to make sure she got a few photos with. […]

Madison is ONE!

Time seems to be flying by. A year ago I got to meet baby Madison for the first time. And now we are celebrating her turning one! Wow! She’s adorable, funny, and has the best smile! Happy birthday sweet, little one. http://www.elsiejphoto.com   A little throwback from last year: 

Parker is 6 months old, Bowditch Beach

After a few rain delays and Hurricane Irma, we finally were able to shoot Parker’s 6 month photos (yay)! I can’t believe how fast she is growing. Here are a few sweet photos of Parker and her parents at Bowditch Beach. http://www.elsiejphoto.com

A 4,200 mile Road Trip with 2 small kids- Part 1

Yes, you read that correctly. And you probably had the same reaction that most others had: “Are you crazy?! Good luck with that!” And you couldn’t be more correct. It was both crazy, and we did need a lot of luck and planning to get us to our three major destinations. Of our nearly 8 years that […]

Katie and Rick say “I do” Amongst friends and family in Punta Gorda

Last Saturday I witnessed the ceremony uniting Katie and Rick as husband and wife. As soon as I arrived I knew it was going to be a special wedding. Katie has a way of making everyone feel so welcomed! And Rick is just a great guy. Together, they are perfect. Wishing you all the happiness […]

Robert and Colleen-Engagement in Roanoke, Va.

She knew most of his family before she met him, but when Colleen and Robert finally did meet they began a friendship that would turn into something more. I will let these photos speak for themselves; it is clear that they love laughing together and they are incredibly happy. It was an absolute pleasure to […]

Kayla and Alex

As I was driving home from Kayla and Alex’s wedding on Saturday night I was trying to construct this post in my head. One of the biggest ways that I can describe their wedding was fun. Their guest were laughing and dancing and one could feel the love in the air. And this wasn’t just […]

Follow your heart

I am sitting here trying to put in to words exactly what I want to convey to you. Even as I write this I am in a little bit of awe as to the opportunities that have been presented to me as of recently. A few days ago I made it “official” and announced that […]