PORTRAIT BLOG
BABY'S FIRST PHOTOS
March 07, 2013
BABY'S FIRST PHOTOS

There's a new baby in the house and you're in love all over again! Whether it's your first child or not, parents want to capture that angelic stage in their baby's development...the early weeks and months of life. But how do they accomplish this without stressing out everyone involved including the baby. The following 3 tips may help in making the decisions on the hows, whens and whats for Baby's First Photos!Tip 1: How do I get started? Begin by contacting a professional photographer who will make a "house call." When your baby is very young, it's daunting to consider how to time their (sometimes) erratic sleep schedules with traveling to a photography studio. Having your photographer come ...

AND BABY MAKES THREE
March 05, 2013

One of the happy off-shoots (pun intended) of weddings is the addition of children to a young family.These infants and children are especially important to Photiq because we've photographed their parents' wedding. Watching the "circle of life" unfold is very exciting as photography continues to be such a connector for all ages. Babies and children have the newness and exuberance of life in their eyes, laughs and movements. Here are samples of "circle of life" children. Take in the joy of childhood as you view these fresh faces!      

EMERGING PERSONALITIES
March 05, 2013

Since Photiq provides photography for weddings and life after weddings, I thought I'd share a few images and thoughts about infant portrait photography. Most young parents take lots of photos of their new babies! Some are great, some not so great. But the fact that the child's life is being documented is the most important thing. Bravo to you parents out there snapping away! Obviously, with infants and young children, the photos are always candid since they're too young to really pose (even though I've had some infants look directly into the lens!). Their unassuming lack of posing is one of the things I really enjoy about photographing children!Not all children will smile for the ...