Yearly Archives: 2014

wrapping up | shanghai newborn photographer

One last post to wrap up 2014. Although I am a little late on a Christmas post, I chose these newborn images both in celebration of our most precious Christmas gift, and in anticipation of a New Year and new beginnings. Luke 2:11-12 “Today in the town of David a Savior has been born to […]

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one hundredfold | shanghai baby photographer

I was delighted to meet the new addition to this family.  LJ just turned 100 days old.  And I think this family’s blessings has increased one hundredfold as well. Mom requested capturing his smiles, as LJ normally wears a more serious expression.  I think we did OK, don’t you?

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shanghai style | shanghai kids photographer

So what does one do when the kids have the day off of school? …Plan a photoshoot. I realized I don’t have many images of all my kids together, and wanted to make the time to photograph them together. With four kids, there is a lot of daily life to juggle and it’s rare to […]

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favorite season | shanghai kids photographer

I think autumn is probably my favorite season, both in the US and in Shanghai.  While not as cool and less foliage than the autumns that I grew up with in the midwest, the weather in Shanghai feels nicest in the fall (as opposed to hot humid summers and damp cold winters). With the comfortable weather comes […]

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trick-or-treat | shanghai halloween

The weather is cooling down and finally starting to feel like fall.  Something about fall makes me a bit homesick – missing the changing seasons, chilly air, leaf-crunching, cider-sipping, cozying-up-in-vests-and-scarves-feeling of autumn in the Midwest and East Coast of the US.   And of course, along with the apple-picking and pumpkin patches comes Halloween. While […]

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