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Family trip to Ocean City, NJ | Jersey Shore family photographer

For the last 4 years we’ve been going to Ocean City, New Jersey to get our fill of the ocean and the beach, salty air and cool breeze, amusement rides and mini golf,  cotton candy and funnel cakes, made-to-order delicious donuts (Fractured Prune and Browns) and the best pizza this side of the Atlantic (Manco Manco!).   And even though Victor and I love discovering new places, we decided to make an exception for our annual family vacation -  we always stay at the same hotel, go to the same restaurants and do same things – I love having this family tradition to look forward to every year!  And because a picture is worth 1000 words, I won’t write much and will let the images tell the story of how great our trip was!

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ALS Bucket Challenge!

Like so many others, I’ve accepted the #ALSIceBucketChallenge  (personally and on behalf of Live Love Laugh Photos) and made a donation to   I don’t know how to to embed a video but you can check it out on Live Loe Laugh Photos FB page – just click here to view it, sit back and enjoy:)

Photographing a family of four (and a dog!) in Mahwah

Remember these awesome images?  Here is a session spotlight of a great family photo session I had in Mahwah a few weeks ago.  This is my third time photographing these guys – first time I photographed them (a year go) was when they were a family of THREE!  I also saw them in December for their Christmas pictures at my studio.  I’ve said time and time again and I do mean it every time – it is SUCH a privilege to work with families year after year, watching the kids grow – and parents stay the same:)

Sometimes I feel so lucky that I want to pinch myself – how did I manage to get a career that I love and which allows me to work with amazing families like this one?  Doing a photo shoot with them was so much fun – the locations they chose were wonderful, the outfits (picked out with the help of yours truly!) worked really well, and they were all so loving, relaxed and comfortable with each other.  There was laugher and hugs, jumping and twirling,  toothy grins and nose kisses, - and we got many great images along the way.

And at their in person viewing/ordering session I made these guys cry (happy tears), which in term made me cry because I cannot stay dry-eyed when my clients cry at the sight of their images:)

I am beyond words happy to have clients like these and look forward to photographing them (and helping them decorate their home with images of their beautiful family) for years to come!

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Photographing a precious baby girl at my Ridgewood Studio

A few weeks ago I had a newborn photo session at my natural light photography studio in Ridgewood.  You might remember this family – you ‘saw’ them on my blog a couple of months ago for their photo session as a family of 3.  I was so thrilled that they came back to me for their updated pictures as a family of 4!  I loved meeting baby L. – she is beautiful, sweet and absolutely perfect!  She stayed up a bit and we got beautiful open eyed shots with her including this one, which is one of my favorite newborn images of all times!  But then she fell asleep and slept like a champ while I captured typical newborn images.  Congratulations you guys on your two BEAUTIFUL girls!:)

And if you want to get beautiful lifestyle images of your family, now is a great time to schedule a family session because you can take advantage of my  Christmas in July special.  Book and hold a Signature or a Simplicity session by September 15 and receive a FREE set of 24 holiday cards with your order!  Just mention ‘Christmas is July’ when booking your session to receive your cards!

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