Courtney Malone

Here you'll find some of our most recent family stories, as well as tips and tricks for aspiring lifestyle photographers.

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October 19, 2020

I wish all of my teeny tiny subjects loved the camera as much as sweet little Abigail! She came into the studio, sat right in the seat, and smiled away with me! Her mama said she had been practicing leading up to her session, and I think its safe to say she rocked it! I […]

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October 14, 2020

Ooooh these sweet sisters were TOO MUCH! These twin girls were full of spunk and sweetness, and we captured the most precious range of expressions for both of them. I wish you could have been a fly not he wall for the laughter and fun we had! Say hello to Abigail and Isabelle!

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October 12, 2020

Sweet Fiona! I photographed this beautiful girl when she was an itty bitty baby, and it was wonderful to have her back at 2 years old for an heirloom portrait sitting. Her mama specifically commissioned Heirloom Portraits for the color version of them, and I LOVE that. The color portraits are very unique to this […]

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October 2, 2020

Sweet Miller came all the way from Atlanta to see me for her heirloom portrait sitting. She gave such a beautiful range of expressions and made my job SO easy! I know her mama and daddy will treasure her prints and beautifully framed portrait for many years to come!

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September 23, 2020

I’ve been following this little guy since he was in his mamas tummy. We’ve celebrated so many special milestones together – maternity, newborn, 6 months, one year, becoming a big brother, and now turning 3 with an heirloom portrait session. He gets sweeter every time. I know I have said it before, but wow it […]

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September 4, 2020

Oh Miss Molly! This little girl was so good to me! She was a little ball of smiles and sweet expressions. She came in with her mama and daddy to celebrate her first birthday milestone, and I enjoyed every minute with her. I know her parents are going to treasure these portraits for many many […]

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August 19, 2020

Sweet Vivienne came all the way from St. Louis, MO for her portrait sitting. I’ve been so lucky to have families travel from all over the US to come sit for a session. I think its safe to say it was well worth the trip. I can’t wait for her little brother to make the […]

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July 22, 2020

Sweet Mellie! I photographed her Fresh 48 a year ago, and it was so special to have her into the studio for her first birthday milestone! Her parents ordered several prints in 16×20, and they are even more beautiful in person. Printing big is becoming a favorite with these portraits, and it makes me so […]

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June 1, 2020

Sweet Willa! This little lady came in at about 9 months old for her portrait sitting, the same age as her sister when she had her portrait taken! Mama wanted a 5 image composite to match big sisters, and I know they will be so beautiful displayed next to each other. I love that these […]

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February 12, 2020

Oh sweet Annabelle! This gorgeous girl gave us the sweetest range of expressions during her portrait sitting. I loved every minute with her, and I can’t wait to have her baby sister back in the studio in a couple years for her portrait!

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January 3, 2020

I know it’s hard to believe, but this IS in fact a real baby girl! Is she not just gorgeous? I’ve been photographing Harper since she was in her mamas tummy – only we didn’t even know she was in there yet! I love this family, and I’ve loved watching Harper grow. I’m already counting […]

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December 31, 2019

Sweet Hudson came in for his Heirloom portrait sitting this Fall, and I still can’t get over his gorgeous red hair! These portraits are known for their traditional black and whites, but the color images just really speak to me. I love how beautiful Hudson’s portraits are, and I know his family will enjoy them […]

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