Ohhhhh, how I love this boys momma! She has poured so much into my family over the past year and a half. She has been with us, coaching us on how to handle the baby Tre and make him all he can be! We have "played", laughed and cried together and words just never could express how truly grateful I am to her (and Mrs. Lacy) for all they did to help us! So when she said she wanted me to take her oldest sons senior pictures I was soooooo honored! Jacob is the best! He is beyond smart, honorable, determined and kind. All the things that any parents want their child to be! Boy, oh boy he is going places in this life and I can't wait to hear about it! Congrats to Jacob on your graduation! And congrats to mom and dad for doing a great job!
So I have known sweet Kayla for many, many years! Back in the day, the pre-tiptoe days, lol, I worked with Kayla's mom at a local bank. Kayla must've been like a baby then.... Like not actually a baby, but she was just a little girl! A sweet little girl! AND now she is like a high school senior! Whatttttt??? Kayla is such a beauty inside and out. No matter what angle I shot her from, I never got a bad picture! Gorgeous!! I certainly wish her the best of luck after she graduates from high school this spring. Enjoy some of my faves!
I am so happy to share Nick's senior session with you all!! I met him several years ago through our local 4-H (my Olivia is a clover bud with the Yahoo Buckaroos) He's such a great kid and we had so much fun exchanging stories about our lab "puppies" and I learned a ton about hockey and our local teams! Our session was so relaxed and fun and he was great at taking my crazy directions!! I hope you all enjoy!
Hey guys! Just wanted to do a quick teaser for Gabi, since her ordering session is tomorrow! I think I have found a new favorite place to take my clients looking for field pictures! Ahhh! I am so in love with these images! I mean it didn't hurt that my subject is absolutely breathtaking too! No wonder a couple times during her shoot people were literally copying us taking pictures, pose and backdrop, while we were standing right there! #flattered
Oh my goodness...Susie has grown up!! We first shot Susie with her family years and years ago, and have had a couple different shoots throughout the years but now it was time for her SENIOR shoot, which I was so excited for because her shoots are always so much fun! She always had great ideas and wore the cutest outfits! Plus it helps that she is so good in front of the camera! So I knew that this senior shoot wouldn't be any different! We spent hours shooting, on a super windy day, and I just wanted to share some of her gorgeous teasers!! Love this gal!
And the end of our seniors sessions for the 2016 year are about coming to a close! With that being said, I am seriously on the verge of tears! Lots and lots of my seniors this year are kids that I have known and been shooting for years! And among them is Blake, who was literally one of my first 5 shoots ever, way back in the beginning of Tiptoe, like 8 years ago! To say that I've gotten to watch him grow up is an understatement! **Tears** He's such a bright kid with a great head on his shoulders, and is usually calm cool and collected, when the rest of the family is going crazy! (Love you Tom!) I can't wait to see what life has in store for him. *tears again* Big sigh! Enjoy your teasers!
We love, love, love this time of year! It's getting warmer, the trees are starting to bloom and we are getting sooooo busy. I'm talking like, I may not see my family until mid to late June busy! The weekends are filling all up! So I wanted to show everyone some of my favorite images from everything I have been doing lately, and make a big announcement for the month of May for our past clients!! Da...da. da!!
Yesssss! That is right!! If you are a past client of ours and you are ready for your spring shoot May is the month!! For the month of MAY you will receive your whole session as copyrights with the purchase of one of our packages! It's like having your cake and eating it too!! #bestdealever #soexcited But like I said earlier we are getting so super booked up so please call soon to schedule your session!
Isn't he the CUTEST... Look at that little rotten face!! LOVE HIM!
Love this precious little girl!
This is one of our Tiptoe families that we've gotten to shoot for their lifetime! We started with the parents engagement to wedding to maternity to newborns of their 3 gorgeous boys! Love this!
Gahhhh, so pretty! We did some headshots for this little model!
We were so excited to be chosen as the studio for the Harpers Ferry Basketball team photos this year! What a fun and great week we had meeting all the parents and coaches and letting us host you in our studio!!
This girl was the happiest and most pleasant little girl! Adorable! I had the best time shooting with my niece, Lilly and her friend for her sweet 16th birthday! These girls had me cracking up with all their fierce-ness!! LOL!
I don't know if my old age is getting to me, or maybe that everything changes when you have kids of your own, but I am having a really hard time believing (probably not quite as hard of a time as his momma 🙂 ) that Will is a senior. Ahhhh! I mean how many years have I been married? Like 8 years? And from the time little Will was the ring bearer in my wedding till now seems like it has gone by in a flash! Literally, I blinked and Will has turned into this 6'3 man. Will has always been one of my favorite guys, from 8 year old Will showing me all his animals in his room to 18 year old Will showing me all his animals at the barn (and teaching me a thing or 2 about the chickens, lol.) He has always been the most personable, handsome, kind, intelligent, and outstanding kid I know. (Way to go mom and dad, you should be so proud!!) He just excels in everything he tries, and makes it fun for everyone around him. (Even if it is a game of Mao, where I am ready to quit because I have no idea what the heck is going on... Yes, Will is probably the only one who can make me stay in the game. ) Also I have never met such a caring guy, whether he's playing with my Olivia, or helping me out on a night where I just really wanted something off the menu at Sheetz, or even helping a friend who just needed some ice cream (.... Erica) His devotion to people (and his animals) is so obvious and amazing... I mean seriously who can ask for more than that in your kid!
So Mr. Will Shultz ... I can't wait to see what you will do with this life. You are an amazing man and have one of the strongest characters I know. The world is waiting on you!! (... and there go my tears.) Enjoy!!
I am loving all these Tiptoe senior sessions this year, and Mikayla is one of my favorites! We took her brothers senior photos several years ago, and little did we know the adventure we were in for... Wesley volunteered for the Shepherdstown Fire Dept, so we knew we wanted that to be one of our backdrops, however while we were there shooting, they got a call, and we actually got to photograph the helicopter that ended up landing right in back of the station... It was such a one in a lifetime experience!
I knew that Mikayla's session needed to be just as memorable! We started off in town and got some amazing shots, but then we headed out to the ball field, Mikayla's second home (she is quite the talented softball player)... AND the sunset magic was upon us... Oh and so was Daisy the cow! Who was quite a hit...every car that was pulling out after practice stopped to greet her! "That isn't something we see everyday" is what we got a lot! I even got messages later that evening asking if it was me at the ball field. LOL... they saw a girl with a camera, a senior and a cow, and OF COURSE they would assume it was me! I love it! Daisy the cow has apparently been such a part of Mikayla's life for so many years, her parents say she is the friendliest cow ever, that frequently when Mikayla would get home from school as a kid Daisy would meet her at the end of the field and walk with her home, just like a puppy! Aww, if that isn't one of the cutest stories I have ever heard. Also just a little tidbit of information that I learned, Daisy was born a twin, and because of that she isn't able to have babies now (although they are still hoping for a miracle, because Daisy used to play mom to a pig, and would make an amazing momma.)
Here are just a couple of my favorites from the day guys! Enjoy!