A Breastfeeding Session

Breastfeeding in a Rose Garden A Session for World Breastfeeding Week August 1-7 each year is World Breastfeeding Week; a week celebrated world wide to promote breastfeeding and the health of babies. As a breastfeeding mom I think it’s incredibly important to highlight breastfeeding as a natural and beautiful thing to do for our children….

The Real Housewife of Scottsdale

A Visit to Hacienda Del Sol with Mandy Holmes, the Real Housewife of Scottsdale   As a woman over the age of 35, and a photographer, I adore photographing other women. It’s a joy seeing my clients gain confidence, feel empowered and view themselves as a strong, beautiful woman during and after their session. So…

I Scream, You Scream…

We all Scream for Hub Ice Cream Adventures in Ice Cream with Local Food Blogger Lady Lunching As Tucson’s Monsoon season subsides and the heat of summer returns, I’m dreaming about cooler days—and cool treats on hot days. Treats such as Lady Lunching and I found at the Hub Ice Cream Factory earlier this summer….

Voyage Phoenix Magazine Feature

Featured by Voyage Phoenix Magazine This week I was featured by Voyage Phoenix magazine. Voyage Phoenix is a magazine that features local businesses and artists in the Phoenix area. It am honored being chosen to be featured. Here are some highlights of the article. “Heather, we’d love to hear your story and how you got…

Miss {O} Class of 2018 Senior Portraits at the University of Arizona This spring I met a wonderful young woman named Olivia, whose mom booked me for her senior portraits. We first met at a coffee shop and spent over an hour chatting about clothing and locations. We scheduled her session for a spring afternoon…

Booking Your Senior Session When is the Best Time to Book? It’s that time of year again, back-to-school. Although it’s only July, your senior year will be filled with school, sports, clubs, events, travel, spending time with friends and family, and planning for next year. Before you know it, spring will arrive and you will…

Family Desert Vacation A Family Vacation in Southern Arizona Earlier this year I had the privilege of meeting this kind family. They came together from different parts of the country for a family vacation at their desert home in sunny southern Arizona. The day of our shoot was unusually chilly with strong winds and cooler…

Family Sunset Session The McCoy Family Photos at Sabino Canyon This past December the McCoy family contacted me with the hopes of booking a family session before the holidays. I had one available day left and scheduled them, but as luck would have it, it rained the day of our session. We rescheduled for the…

A Saguaro Christmas Christmas Lights and Cactus for this Tucson Family Tucson is many things, but white on Christmas is not one of them. As a Northwest girl it breaks my heart a little each Christmas to not be enveloped in snow, but Southwest Christmas traditions are growing on me. One of my favorite is…

Breastfeeding Desert Beauty A Breastfeeding and Family Session in the Sonoran Desert A few weeks ago I had the honor of capturing a beautiful milestone, a darling little girl’s first birthday. It was also a celebration of her being breastfed for one year. As a fellow breastfeeding mother, this is a significant milestone that I…