Tuesday, December 8, 2009

Family Story :)

I love SOOOOO many things about this family shoot I am about to share with you...

... I love the colors, the location, the love that little boys want to give those around them...
and how much this family loves each other!

My favorite kid and family pictures are not the ones that are "perfect", where everyone is looking at the camera and smiling....
My favorites are when personalities come through and when smiles are real.

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A lesson in smiling with your teeth...

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... and that it is ok to be silly after you smiled with your teeth :)

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Brotherly Love...

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will

Sometimes kids don't need direction in order to do the sweetest things...

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LOVE those bright blue eyes!

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Very cool little koi pond...

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I always try to sneak in some pictures of just the parents, so in order to convince my spirited little friend to hop out of the shot, I asked him to help Mommy and Daddy smile.
Can you see him instructing? :)

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And just as I was packing up, someone had a few other poses up their sleeve...

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3 comments:

Marie said...

where was this shot at? it's gorgeous :o)

Ashley and David said...

It is the Abroetum off of Hilsborough Street in downtown Raleigh

the.indie.image said...

haha i just shot there yesterday!