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NJ Maternity Studio Photography | Steph and Lou

Steph and Lou’s casual Maternity studio photography session in the Shoppes at Lafayette NJ. Steph and Lou came into my Sparta New Jersey photo studio for a beautiful, timeless, light and bright maternity session to welcome their baby boy. Steph decided to do two looks for her NJ Maternity Studio Photography, which is included with […]

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Forest Lodge Summer Wedding | Cathryn + Elia

Cathryn and Elia’s summer Sherwood Chalet wedding at Forest Lodge. How they met Cathryn and Elia met as counselors at a Christian sports & outdoor adventure camp. Those days spent together at camp turned into dating for almost 3.5 years. They got engaged in October of 2022! Elia pulled off a COMPLETE surprise by tricking […]

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The Conservatory at the Sussex County Fairgrounds | Alyssa + Andrew

A Black tie event at Conservatory at The Sussex County Fairgrounds. Alyssa and Andrew’s Classic, traditional wedding day! As Alyssa and I were chatting through her wedding day dreams and plans, tradition and timeless details kept coming up. She had dreams of classic royal wedding vibes. All white florals, all white dresses, candle light, a […]

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Best Family Photo Locations in New Jersey

So you scheduled a summer session, and are looking for the Best Family Photo Locations, but you’re not sure where to go? I know the struggle! It can be tricky to pick the very best spot! Sure, there are tons of big open fields, pretty parks and all the popular places that New Jersey Family […]

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Non-Traditional Wedding Day | Maximize your time together.

If you’re considering a Non-traditional wedding day in New Jersey, these tips for Maximizing your time together might be just up your alley! Believe it or not, at the end of a wedding day it can feel like you spent very little time with your brand new spouse! We all know the traditions. We’re living […]

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Mountain Creek Wedding | Cassie + Matt

Cassies and Matt’s Mountain Creek wedding at the Red Tail lodge in Vernon NJ did not dissapoint! Even with rain and cold weather in the forecast, they joyfully carried on with their beautiful mountain top ceremony! Keep reading to see more from their beautiful day! How They Met Matt and Cassie met while she was […]

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Four Months Milestone Pictures | Sparta NJ Photographer

Four Months Milestone Pictures at The Shoppes at Lafayette Photo studio, Sparta NJ photographer. Ilsley and her mom came into the studio in The Shoppes at Lafayette for the first session in her first year series of photos, the Yearbook Collection. Four month old Ilsley is such a doll with big blue eyes and a […]

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NJ Newborn Photo Studio | Colton

Welcoming little Colton into the NJ Newborn Photo studio in Lafayette NJ was a joy! His parents wanted some simple timeless images of their brand new baby boy. Colton came to me at just under two weeks which is ideal for simple, baby-led natural poses. During their time at my Sussex County NJ photo studio, […]

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Winter Engagement Session | Melanie and Brian

Melanie and Brian’s winter engagement session on the Appalachian Trail Boardwalk in Vernon NJ. Melanie and Brian met up with me on the boardwalk just around the corner from Brian’s childhood home. They came up from Texas, where they met, to spend the holidays with his family. Melanie wanted some fun engagement photos before they […]

New Jersey winter engagement session Appalachian boardwalk. Renee Ash Photography

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The Best Age for Baby Pictures.

The best age for baby pictures is actually based off milestones and development rather than an actual timeline. So skip the “6 month” portraits and go for a sitter session instead. Each baby is an individual and reaches milestones at a different time. So don’t feel pressured to do those month milestones. Instead opt for […]

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