Oct 25, 2018

One of the Cutest Lifestyle Sessions We’ve Ever Seen

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Sharetha Emanuel’s clients are so much cooler than we’ll ever be …

boho baby boy pillow in crib with tribal details

split image with baby in crib on left and black and white image of mother in nursery on right

Inspiration: I was inspired by the details of the baby’s nursery and was so excited to capture some of these in this lifestyle session. In addition to capturing photos of the baby and family, capturing photos of those special little details that we may forget as the children get older are so important.

Favorite Element: My favorite element of this session was all the beautiful natural light that flowed into their home. This allowed for beautiful portraits in both the nursery and the master bedroom.

Biggest Challenge: This session was actually a dream. Everyone (including the newborn and big brother) was cooperative and the session went very well. If I had to pick one thing, though, it would be the use of space. Because I was inside a home (mostly the nursery), I had to get creative with composition to have a variety of photos from that space.

split image with big brother with curly hair, kissing baby brother, on left, and baby on triangle patterned crib sheet on right

beautiful african american family lifestyle newborn session

Final Thoughts: This family was wonderful to work with. I truly enjoyed spending time with them and capturing these beautiful memories. I’m so glad that they will have these photos to remember this special time for their family.

 

Sharetha has always wanted to create “pretty things” and make people happy. Photography provides her with the outlet that she needs to fulfill her creative desire. However, she does more than take pictures. Sharetha’s goal is to capture lasting memories and provide keepsakes that families can cherish forever.

Sharetha shoots maternity, newborn, child and family sessions, and serves Charlotte, North Carolina, and surrounding areas. Visit Sharetha Monique Photography to book your session with her today!

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About the Contributor: Katie, our Editorial Manager, is our wordsmith and communications extraordinaire!  After college and graduate school, she worked in the nonprofit world, and briefly in politics. She realized she'd be quickly burned out, and started writing for various lifestyle websites. Before landing at NAPCP, Katie shot product photography for Etsy shops and other small business owners. Katie also works with Pinterest, as a member of their Pinfluencer team. She is passionate about making the world a happier, more beautiful place! Katie lives for her husband and two children, updating their totally 90's home, and finding joy in the small things. Even washing dishes.

 

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Renee What an absolutely adorable session!!! That little sweetheart is just too precious! And Big Brother doesn't look like he could be any more excited about their new addition!! Just perfection!!

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