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2015 Senior Team Member : Savannah // Chillicothe High School Senior

When I was around 10, I begged and begged my mom to let me dye my hair black…you know, so I would look Hawaiian. I mean, that would do the trick, right? I swore when I turned 18, I’d do it myself…thankfully, I grew out of that idea, because I think we can all just visualize how not great I would look with black hair. My newest hair color obsession…red. Oh my, it’s so, so good. Thankfully, and strangely, my son has red hair…so he’s fulfilling my need for it in my life and I still get to see it every day. The point of this story…well, holy amazing hair, Savannah.

My first shoot with her was rained out…while we were shooting. This is something we can usually avoid and typically we know ahead of time it’s going to be cancelled, however this storm surprised us. I was only about 30% frustrated because it only meant that I got more time with Savannah! This girl was so much fun to photograph. She’s such a natural and just as sweet as she looks. I am so honored that she is one of my team members this year!

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We saw this sucker and flipped out. I mean, I assume it’s a lawn roller or something, but whatever it was…I knew we were going to use it. Look at that detail!

 

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Sweet Miss Eisley Ray

It’s gonna be random for a while…but random is better than nothing, right?! I have been so excited to show you this session. It’s hands down one of my favorite sessions I’ve done. So many reasons: adorable family, the colors, the stye of their space…it all just came together, and I love it so much.

To be totally honest, for years newborn shoots made me more nervous than any other type of shoot I do. For the life of me, I couldn’t figure out why people said it was their favorite type of shoot. I would almost be sick with nervousness on my way each time. In the end, they always came out okay, but I always struggled with them. 2 years ago, I figured out why. I was trying so hard to do what everyone else was doing for newborn sessions (more setups, poses and whatnot). Once I finally figured out that I could approach newborn sessions the same way I do my other shoots, I instantly started loving them. Also important: my newborn session style is NOT for everyone. I understand that and I want others to know that. If you want that other look, let me know and I can refer to you some AMAZING photographers that can do just that…but know, it’s not how I approach them.

As you can see, parents are *very* involved in my shoots…so be prepared if you are looking to book with me. Also, I don’t shoot indoors often, but I always do on newborn shoots…I love to document your new family in the space you live…it’s part of why I love these shoots so much. Here’s a little look into my style of newborn shoots. Again, so many of these sessions to share, but that’s what not blogging for so long does ;) I love this little family…they are adorable, have great style…and to top it off…Johnny (the dad, obviously) has one of my top 2 favorite names of anyone I’ve personally met….Johnny Ropple. I mean, seriously…doesn’t that sound awesome?! I can’t put my finger on it…whether he could be a smooth 1950s heartthrob or an awesome comic book character or what…but something. Just say it out loud…Johnny Ropple.

*side note: I never told him that, so I have probably totally freaked him out now. Sorry Johnny, I just really like your name.

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I am in love with Eisley’s nursery. I wanted to totally re-do ours after seeing it (I was due with Hayes about 2 weeks or so from when we did this shoot).chillicothe ohio newborn photography chillicothe ohio newborn photography chillicothe ohio newborn photography chillicothe ohio newborn photography chillicothe ohio newborn photography chillicothe ohio newborn photography chillicothe ohio newborn photography chillicothe ohio newborn photography

See that one of the left there? Favorite. chillicothe ohio newborn photography chillicothe ohio newborn photography chillicothe ohio newborn photography

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Kasandra | Zane Trace Senior 2014

Loved every minute of Kasandra’s senior shoot last fall! I’ve got so many fun sessions, it’s time I start sharing :) Here’s just a handful of my favorites!

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We also did a little mini shoot for a new location (that was too far to include in the first session) and a couple more outfits. This is a popular option for my seniors…do your main shoot in your favorite season, then add a mini for another look, plus, I love photographing my seniors as much as possible :) chillicothe ohio senior photography chillicothe ohio senior photography chillicothe ohio senior photographyKasandra, have the best time finishing up your senior year…good luck in college, I know you will rock at anything you do!!

 

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Cade – Adena High School Senior

Meet Cade! He’s another member of the Cassidy Dawn Senior Reps! I am so excited to launch the program again this year…it will be pretty different, but awesome just the same. I loved getting the chance to get to know these seniors more. You can see a recap of our day here: Senior Rep Video.

Here’s a little look at Cade’s fall senior shoot…loved all of our shoots together. Seriously, stand up guy, grateful to have had a little part in his senior year.

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Did I mention he was the quarterback? football senior photo

Also, how cute are they?! You know I make anyone that tags along on your shoot get in on the fun. Thanks for being a good sport Madi ;) football senior photo baseball senior photo baseball senior photo

Did I also mention I remember when he was born…yep, another one of those. Making me feel sooo old. chillicothe ohio senior photo chillicothe ohio senior photo guitar senior photo guitar senior photo guitar senior photo ohio senior photo guitar senior photo southern ohio senior photo

 

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Family shoot at Inniswood Metro Gardens | Columbus Ohio Family Photography

Good morning! Just wanted to pop on and share this sweet family’s recent session. We met up at Inniswood Metro Gardens and not only did we have great weather, but they are so adorable…and the kids had a special part during the shoot. I think you’ll love it as much as me ;)

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I mean, come on! :) So sweet these too! metro garden family session metro garden family session metro garden family session metro garden family session

I might start making all of my families bring costumes for the kids…seriously, how cute is this?! metro garden family session

These two were also celebrating 10 years of marriage!! How wonderful! metro garden family session metro garden family session metro garden family session

I truly hope you have had the best fall! We are still in full swing here, lots of editing, shooting & scheduling still going on. Keep in mind, 2013 is booked for the year. We might be able to squeeze in a morning session in December…so if you still really want one, don’t hesitate to email :) Also, wedding dates are booking quickly for 2014, so any prospective brides, be sure to email soon so we can save your date :)

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