The Flash Lady Photography Blog Posts and Resources

Mom and dad pose for their studio maternity photo session.

Benefits of a Wethersfield, CT Studio Maternity Photo Session

Finding out you are going to have a baby is one of the greatest joys you’ll ever have. There’s nothing quite like it, and the anticipation only grows as your body changes. Taking the time for a maternity photo session is a wonderful way to document this special time in your life.  If you’re considering…

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Stress-Free Cake Smash Photoshoots

525600 minutes, 31536000 seconds, and 365 days that you’ve been lucky enough to watch your baby reach all those precious milestones. People probably told you more times than you can count the first year of your baby’s life flies by, and here you are, planning that first birthday milestone. Can you believe it? While birthdays…

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Classic Pooh Cake Smash | Middletown, CT

There’s something truly magical about capturing the joy and wonder of a child’s first birthday, don’t you think?! We had the delight of celebrating this sweet little boy with an enchanting Pooh-themed cake smash session. The studio was “buzzing” with excitement on the day of his session! His proud big sister joined in on the…

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Classy Studio Maternity Portraits | Newington, CT

This studio maternity portrait session in Newington, CT, was not only a celebration of the mom-to-be but also a glimpse into the couple’s journey and their excitement for this baby!  This gorgeous mom-to-be had a clear vision for her maternity photos, and she was a joy to work with! During the session planning, she shared…

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7 Signs It’s Time to Update Your Professional Headshot

Who would have thought that at one point we’d all be walking around with little computers in our pockets equipped with camera, ready to take photos with friends and family? Certainly not me.  While smartphones can take photos conveniently to post and share with others, there are certain photos you definitely want taken by a…

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Which Baby Photoshoots Are Important During Your Baby’s First Year

Which Baby Photoshoots Are Important During Your Baby’s First Year They say when a child is born, a parent is born, and this couldn’t be truer! Everything is new, and the journey you are walking on is together. There’s something so beautiful about that first year. If there’s one thing that people will tell you…

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posing with Santa in his sleigh

The Best Santa Pictures in Newington, Connecticut

The Best Santa Pictures in Newington, Connecticut As moms, we want to make the holidays magical for our kids. It isn’t until we become moms that we realize all the work behind the scenes to make the Christmas magic happen for our children! What’s a core memory that you have from Christmas? For many, it’s…

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Family of 5 poses for the camera during their lifestyle newborn photoshoot

Lifestyle Newborn Photoshoot | West Hartford, CT

Lifestyle Newborn Photoshoot | West Hartford, CT So many new families enjoy the excitement and change to their families as they grow with more children! Often I am contacted about photography services to celebrate this special time, but sometimes, it can be too much of a burden. Handling a new baby, schedule, lack of sleep,…

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Collection of Korean Dol ceremony wardrobe items

Korean Dol Ceremony | Danbury, CT

Korean Dol Ceremony | Danbury, CT Ever since I photographed a Korean Dol Ceremony for a first birthday at my Newington, CT photography studio, I truly loved everything about this tradition! One of my favorite photos from this photoshoot is still hanging in the stairwell heading down to the studio and everyone always comments how…

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