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On the Nature of Time

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I can’t tell you how often I have had this conversation. An older stranger, usually a grandmotherly type, will come up to me, comment on how adorable my kids are, then warn me: “They grow up in the blink of an eye.”  (Or something to that effect.) It’s easy to get caught up in the […]

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A Letter to the Camera-Dodging Moms

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Are you a camera-dodger?   First, let me say this: I am the mom who dodges cameras and dreads viewing pictures of myself. I have kids, and the purpose of my life seems to be to make their lives as close to perfect as possible.  I find that I am always my last priority (well, […]

Photography

Sophia’s Bouncing Birthday Party

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Birthday parties for young kids are some of my favorite jobs.  I can’t count the number of times I giggled while shooting this most recent birthday party… it was nearly constant.  These kids were so full of joy!  It is fabulous work being a fly on the wall for events like these.  I will say […]

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Open House at My Studio, POSE

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I hosted an open house at my studio last night, and it was a lovely time.  I wanted to share some photos for those who missed it! We did a few free headshots, as promised! Things got awfully cute when the kids in attendance started flirting with the camera!  I snuck in a few portraits….=) […]

Photography

Best of 2016

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I know this is a little late, as we are already 18 days into 2017, but I thought it might be fun to compile a list of my favorite photographs that I took this year.  So here goes – enjoy! I really enjoyed this bff photo of 4 lovely young ladies. This photo was taken […]

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Enders Falls

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I was born Emily Enders Mygatt. Growing up, my siblings would teasingly call me “Emily Unders” and I learned to dislike my middle name.  My parents chose old family names (maiden names of people in our family tree) as our middle names, so we all ended up with less-than-lovely middle names.  My sisters got Sanford […]