Above everything, I am a storyteller. The precious thing about photographing James and Erin's maternity session was that they were one of the first couples that took a chance on me when I first started my career. A wedding day is just one story between two souls. What I love is when we are able to keep in contact for years later, to see them both grow and flourish.[...]
Category archives: Family & Children
I had no idea what I was doing. I picked up my camera and just kept snapping photos. It was my first wedding I had ever done. I didn't even think I liked wedding photography. I didn't even realize it that day, but that little photo gig of my friend's wedding really changed my life. Fast forward to 7 years later. I've photographed over 100 weddings and it's become m[...]
Time flies. One moment you're holding your baby brother in your arms. He's so cute with those chubby cheeks and big blue eyes. And although you asked your mom to bring you home a baby sister, you love him anyway. It seems like in a blink of an eye you're finally holding that baby girl in your arms - but it's his daughter. How did that happen? And how did I fall[...]
I will be out of the office for the next few days while flying out to Las Vegas to photograph a wedding this week. But I thought I would share some gems from this weekend. Feeling incredibly high on life and on the gifts God and the world has given me. Someone pinch me.
2013 was quite a year. I would call it a year of recovery and growth. In 2012 and part of 2013 I suffered from a lot of illnesses and ailments. Bells Palsy, ear infections, two fractured ankles, severe kidney issues... and it really took a toll on my photography and life. While I believed my pictures were still strong I felt the fire dim f[...]
Gift certificates are here and ready for the Holidays! These have been a huge hit each year to give the gift of photos and sessions to your loved ones. Why not pamper your beautiful lady with a boudoir session? Know someone that you would love to gift a family session? These are also great for gifts to fellow clients of Heather Elizabeth Photography and can be use[...]
Family sessions are always fun, but there is something really special when it's a family that you already know because you photographed their wedding as well. A few years ago I was photographing Amber and Matt's wedding on the beach of Half Moon Bay, and then flash forward to this fall and I'm running around with them and their beautiful Baylie for a fami[...]