Tag: family photos

Happiness is …. Hampton NH Family Photos

Happiness is ….  A boy & his family A boy & his Adirondack chair A boy in just a bandana & diaper on a hobbie horse A boy in just carhartt overalls eating dirt & playing with chickens Happiness can be seen in these Hamp …

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Sometimes it takes the whole session. Just keep laughing.

Before we dive into these Hartley Mason Reserve York Beach Family Photos – let’s take a walk down memory lane!  Angela and Evan have been a part of the Melissa Koren Photography family for years.  We have rocked a Prescott Park Engagement Ses …

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Rule number one in family photos: Be flexible!

Ogunquit Maine Cousins Beach Session

Like every summer, there seems to always be a stretch of time when everything gets rained out.  Well, this Ogunquit Maine Cousins Beach Session crew was on top of it and super happy and flexible to change their shoot to the morning since there was …

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Multitasking is my favorite! 4 ways this session was more than ‘just photos’

Odiorne Point NH Family Photos

Objectives completed from these Odiorne Point NH Family Photos: We raised money for a great cause! This session was a gift certificate for the silent auction at the New Generation Benefit Gala held this past spring. (New Generation provides s …

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Follow the fellow who follows a dream – Look to the rainbow!

York Maine family vacation photos

In another New England, ‘if you don’t like the weather wait a minute’ moment, these York Maine family vacation photos played dodge the rain clouds! We adjusted the time throughout the day trying to work around the impending storms. Like any great …

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Let’s talk about the cake smash: 5 tips to maximize your photos! York ME first birthday session

York ME first birthday session

Let’s talk about a cake smash!  Everyone loves cake – or do they?  This York ME first birthday session cutie wasn’t so sure.  A champion smiler, adorable flirter, and most chill kiddo ever, he charmed me over and over again. …

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Well isn’t that cozy!? She said to me with perfect annunciation… Concord NH At Home Newborn Photos

Concord NH At Home Newborn Photos

These are Calvin’s newborn photos, but man did his older sister ever keep me laughing at their Concord NH At Home Newborn Photos.  She was ever so proud to show him off to me, and very curious about what we were doing.  I showed her one of my …

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Staycation: Time for a getaway! Portsmouth NH Winter Family Photos

Portsmouth NH Winter Family Photos

They always come back 😉  Well ok, not always, but when this awesome family moved to FL a few years back, I was a little more than sad.  We’ve shared a Winter Portsmouth NH Engagement Session, A Manchester NH Wedding, Manchester, NH Newb …

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Can I get all 5 cousins to look at the camera together!? Wiggly Bridge Family Photos – York Maine Photographer

Wiggly Bridge Family Photos - York Maine Photographer

The Wiggly Bridge held no candle to the wiggly kids in this Wiggly Bridge Family Photos – York Maine Photographer session.  But it was SO much fun.  Two families, five cousins, one theme: A picture for the grandparents.  With 5 kids unde …

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Why I welcome your kids’ ideas … Dover, NH Family Photos

dover, NH family photos

I had so much fun with this family during their Dover, NH family photos over Memorial Day Weekend!  The kids were full of ideas and suggestions, and a few times I heard their parents tell them to just be good listeners and let me do my job.  …

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I’m so happy to have you here on my blog! My hope is that by reading through my stories you’ll quickly come to realize that I LOVE what I do! It’s the stolen glances, the moments you didn’t think I’d see – but there they are, the kisses, snuggles and connections, and maybe even some added snark and an eye roll – whatever it may be, these are the things that make you, you! And the memories I want you to have forever.