Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Family Portraits 2014

We had our annual family portraits taken in late August. I wanted to do a bohemian/enchanted styled session this year, so I went with long dresses for the first time, shorts for the boys and flower crowns.
Last year we did an elegant urban themed session. The year before that a summer garden theme and the year before that a fall theme.


These were all taken at a campground. We got lost a few times and had to ask a park ranger for help. He saw us all dressed up and asked if we were headed to a wedding.


The boys' shirts are from Gap Kids and their sandals are from Payless.


Evangeline's dress was from Etsy and I made her flower crown using this video tutorial.


The water was very deep here, so I was to the right of the tree in case one of them lost balance. It was difficult to cross the branch and I ended up hurting my ankle trying to get the boys on it.






*Photos taken by Dave Justo Productions

5 comments:

  1. I admire your commitment to yearly portraits! It's so sweet to watch your family grow.

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    1. I am committed! As time goes on, I cherish them more and more. I wish we started taking yearly family portraits right after we got married to document our years together.

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  2. Lovely! I just HAD to click the link for E's dress...they have it in L's size! Your blog is getting dangerous lol

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  3. Wow! Such stunning photos! You hair turned out perfect, and I loved you in a long gown. I enjoyed hearing about your session. Taking family portraits in late summer makes so much sense.

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