Category Archives: Families

Choosing the Best Photos from Your Session

When we sit down together a couple weeks after your session to review and choose your favorite images, it’s my job to help you “see theView full post »

Taking photos at parks, pools & beaches

Theme parks offer great opportunities for shooting photos of smiling children for several reasons. First, there are some recognizableView full post »

Getting Natural Smiles Out of Kids (and dads!)

Sometimes for children (and dads), it can be like pulling teeth to get a real smile with true emotions. Here are some tips for parents whoView full post »

Favorite Summer Locations

Poppie Studios shoots primarily throughout the Tallahassee, Florida area. Tally provides a huge variety of backdrops for engagement andView full post »

Daddy & Me Sessions

Poppie Studios is currently offering Daddy & Me sessions, what a great Father’s Day gift! Between May 15 and June 1, 2015 you can bookView full post »

What I Love About Newborn Sessions

Having been a newborn photographer for a little over four years, I’ve learned quite a few things. But the most important thing I’ve learnedView full post »

Tips for Photographing Pets

Our pets play a big part in our lives, so it’s no surprise that pet photography has really taken off. While a professional session willView full post »

Special: Custom Birth Announcements

Every baby is precious and it’s my goal that every birth announcement I create for my clients truly captures the sense of hope and loveView full post »

Favorite Spring Photo Accessories

After every winter (no matter how long it may seem) spring follows. And with it comes a resurgence of vibrant color and nature blooming.View full post »

Lighting Tips for At-Home Photography

The right lighting in your photos can make all the difference. Instead of 30 blurry, yellow images you can follow these simple tips toView full post »

What to do with all those baby photos

Fact: Having a baby means unprecedented amounts of photos. So, once you’ve inundated your FaceBook friends with dozens (or realistically,View full post »

Tips for Photographing Special Occasions

I’ve been asked to photograph special family events many times. While photographing these special occasions (like birthday parties orView full post »