RECENT FAMILY SESSIONS

I want to capture the love your family shares, that pure and honest connection that binds you together. I want to capture not just what love looks like, but what it feels like. My goal is to provide a moment to press pause on a ride that is otherwise going a million miles an hour. Together, through my artistic use of light and shadow, we will capture the love your family shares in a beautifully artistic and organic fashion. We will do very little posing, but I will guide you and your children to ensure everyone is relaxed and having fun. I will work with you every step of the way, from outfit coordination to location selection, ensure beautiful and unique collection of images that truly captures the essence of your family. These are your moments, let’s capture them together.

A Sunny and Smiling 6 Month Milestone Photography Session

A Sunny and Smiling 6 Month Milestone Photography Session

I just adore this family.  We had such a wonderful time at their newborn session, and it was such a treat to see them again for this 6 month milestone session.  With COVID-19 restrictions we had to be really careful to keep our distance, but shooting with my new Sigma...

Those Peak Fall Days & My Time With Shootproof

Those Peak Fall Days & My Time With Shootproof

This session was taken last fall during the peak days of fall foliage.  It was a very cloudy day, and while I love golden sunset photography sessions as much as anyone, there's something magical about a cloudy day photoshoot when the leave are at their most vibrant....

A Walk Through The Woods | North Andover Family Photographer

A Walk Through The Woods | North Andover Family Photographer

There is so much love that lies within small, quiet moments with our children.  Life moves too quickly, schedules leading us from one thing to the next....but to be able to pause, even just for moment, and simply take a deep breath, a breath full of the love our...

Capturing Bold & Beautiful Connections | Click Away Atlanta 2020

Capturing Bold & Beautiful Connections | Click Away Atlanta 2020

Bold & Beautiful Connections: The Images, The Background & The Edits I'm back from an incredible teaching experience at Click Away 2020.  It was 4 incredible days spent with like-minded women supporting each other, encouraging each other and simply having fun...

That Summer Feeling | North Andover Family Photographer

That Summer Feeling | North Andover Family Photographer

Summer.  Slow beautiful days, weeks that seem to fly by inexplicably fast.  I'm not yet ready to say goodbye.  I will miss the sound of little voices in my home, the mess of toys everywhere, lunch with a full table, days wide one with possibilities and without...

Simply Together  | North Andover Family Photography

Simply Together | North Andover Family Photography

Sometimes the weather doesn't work quite as predicted.  We hiked to the top of a hill hoping for a vibrant sunset, and instead, with the exception of a few peek-through rays, we were greeted with thick clouds and gray skies, but that's the thing with family photos -...

A Golden Hilltop Session

A Golden Hilltop Session

A climb to the top, conversations along the way.....Some time to press pause....To simply be together and take in majestic beauty of fall in New England....And to honor enormity of the love they share for each other....

A Golden Sunset Session | North Andover, MA Family Photography

A Golden Sunset Session | North Andover, MA Family Photography

This session, captured at one of my favorite locations, was such a beautiful combination of light, color and texture. I love shooting at this location because it offers me so much versatility in how I shoot - front light, back light, dappled light, light that's great...

Home & Heart | Boston In-Home Lifestyle Family Photographer

Home & Heart | Boston In-Home Lifestyle Family Photographer

There is nothing quite like a session taken right within the walls of your own home.  Each image so personal, so filled with all that matters to you.  Your heart and your home, all beautifully captured together, so that you can hold on to these precious moments for a...

Connection, Camaraderie & Click Away

Connection, Camaraderie & Click Away

One week ago I was down on Amelia Island Florida surrounded by over 1,000 other photographers.  I was attending the Click Away photography conference as a teacher excited to share my ideas, as a photographer eager to learn, and as a friend thrilled to finally give a...

Capturing A Feeling | A “What Lies Within” Family Session

Capturing A Feeling | A “What Lies Within” Family Session

Family sessions are about capturing a feeling.  A feeling that you want to hold on to as days roll into weeks and into years.  The goal is to honor and preserve what it felt like on this day.....a day you were all together, fully present in the moment before you....

A Summer Sunset Session | Maine Family Photographer

A Summer Sunset Session | Maine Family Photographer

The vibrant colors of a summer sunset, so full of life.  The gentle roll of the waves upon the sand.  A family together, in sync to the sounds of joyous laughter.  Children giddy with the freedom of the beach.  A summer evening to hold on to. This beautiful summer...

Family Session What To Wear Guide

Family Session What To Wear Guide

Do you struggle with figuring out what to wear for your family photo shoot?  I have joined together with a group of photographers to provide a comprehensive list of tips to help you in choosing how to dress your family for your upcoming photo shoot. Clothing has a...

Simply Together:  A Golden Hour Family Session

Simply Together: A Golden Hour Family Session

A loving family.  A hot summer night.  Simple moments.  Treasuring the joy that is being together. (P.S. There will be more of this session if you sign up for my new Click Photo School workshop, What Lies Within!  Full session video with live audio, session walk-throw...

A Mother’s Love | Fine Art Motherhood Session

A Mother’s Love | Fine Art Motherhood Session

"Nothing in natures lives for itself.  Rivers don't drink their own water.  Trees don't eat their own fruit.  The sun doesn't shine for itself.  A flower's fragrance is not for itself.  Living for each other is the rule of nature." To me there is nothing quite like...

Lifestyle At Home | Massachusetts Lifestyle Family Photography

Lifestyle At Home | Massachusetts Lifestyle Family Photography

There's nothing quite like the relaxed experience of an in-home lifestyle family photography session. I have been photographing this family for a few years now.  Beginning when they were a family of 5 and I've been with them now through their 4th baby's first year....

Home Is Where The Heart Is | Massachusetts Lifestyle Photographer

Home Is Where The Heart Is | Massachusetts Lifestyle Photographer

There is nothing quite like an in-home lifestyle session.  Capturing the love you share for each other within your own walls brings an extra level of meaning to the connections and affections captured.  And this time of year is my favorite time of year for in-home...

A Walk Through The Woods | Massachusetts Lifestyle Family Photographer

A Walk Through The Woods | Massachusetts Lifestyle Family Photographer

Deep in the heart of New Hampshire, this family has laid down roots in a home surrounded by picturesque New England woods, where the air is fresh and tall trees surround trails blanketed in colorful leaves.   It is endless beauty to breathe in.  This lifestyle family...

As The Little One Turns One | Massachusetts Lifestyle Photographer

As The Little One Turns One | Massachusetts Lifestyle Photographer

Nothing warms my heart more than when families come back to me year after year to preserve their memories.  It feels like just yesterday that we celebrated this little one with her newborn session, and now here she is running through the fields on her first birthday...

The Last Colors Of Fall | Massachusetts Family Lifestyle Photographer

The Last Colors Of Fall | Massachusetts Family Lifestyle Photographer

I had such a great time with this family lifestyle session. Most of the leaves had fallen and the sky was that soft gray that often characterizes November..... but all around there was still those last bits of color of fall - soft, muted colors and beautiful tones. I...

Timeless | Massachusetts Lifestyle Photographer

Timeless | Massachusetts Lifestyle Photographer

As a lifestyle photographer my goal is always to capture what is real in the most honest, beautiful and timeless way possible.  This family was such a joy and their love for each other was so present during our session.  Capturing true connection like this is what...

Dream Big Little One | Family Photography

Dream Big Little One | Family Photography

Sitting on top of this mountain, taking in the sunset with a most beautiful family I was stuck by the lovely paradox that when we are with the ones we love the most, all we need is right within our arms yet at the same time our love sweeps far and wide across every...

When The Sun Goes Down | Making The Most Of The Blue Hour

When The Sun Goes Down | Making The Most Of The Blue Hour

You're the one I want to be with, when the sun goes down. When we think of family photography sessions, we often think of mother, fathers and children bathed in the lovely golden light of the Golden Hour.  I love the quality of this light just before and just after...

A Little Bit Of The Past Dancing Through The Present

A Little Bit Of The Past Dancing Through The Present

So many of us have that special place from our childhood.  The place we would travel to with family or friends, maybe only once a year, more if we were lucky......The place that epitomizes our childhood. Memories are colored with the sites, smells and sounds of this...

Capturing That Love & Spirit

Capturing That Love & Spirit

Sessions are all about capturing the love and spirit that surrounds a family.  That intangible glue that securs your lifelong bond.  It's not something you touch or see, but rather something you FEEL.  This is what I strive to capture with a family photography...

Capturing The Moments The Matter

Capturing The Moments The Matter

I don't have to chase extraordinary moments to find happiness - it's right in front of me if I'm paying attention and practicing gratitude. -Brene Brown A photography session is all about capturing the moments that matter.  The look, the touch, the laughter.....the...

This Is Your Together | North Andover Family Photography

This Is Your Together | North Andover Family Photography

No matter what shape it takes, together is always the best place to be. The beauty of a family photography session is in the simple fact that it is time spent together. Sometimes being together is clean and organized....Sometimes everyone sits nicely around the table,...

The Essence Of Childhood

The Essence Of Childhood

The essence of childhood can often be found in the details.....shiny shoes, chipped polish....details that we long to freeze and savor right along side their smiles, their laughter and their joy....It is all them....and it is all everything.... Nikon D750 | Sigma 35mm...

A Vibrant Family Farm Session | Massachusetts Family Photographer

A Vibrant Family Farm Session | Massachusetts Family Photographer

One of the things I love about a family farm session is the versatility that a farm offers.  From beautiful rustic structures, to long grasses, wooden areas and open fields there's a bit of everything.   In addition there's plenty of room for kids to simply explore...

In Those Last Warm Days Of Summer | North Andover Family Photography

In Those Last Warm Days Of Summer | North Andover Family Photography

In those last warm days of summer, the flowers are still in bloom even as a hit of fall starts to blow through the air.   The days are shorter and the evening glows with soft warm autumn light that gives a glow to all that it touches.  In the beauty of a late summer...

Just The Two Of Us | Mommy & Me Lifestyle Photography

Just The Two Of Us | Mommy & Me Lifestyle Photography

Our little ones grow with the blink of an eye.  Days move quickly.  Shoe sizes get bigger.   Beds seem to get smaller.  Time doesn't stop.  With a Mommy & Me lifestyle photography session you can simply hit pause for a moment.  To reduce the world down to you and...

Brothers & Sisters | North Andover Family Photographer

Brothers & Sisters | North Andover Family Photographer

To the outside world, we all grow old. But not to brothers and sisters. We know each other as we always were. We know each other's hearts. We share private family jokes. We remember family feuds and secrets, family griefs and joys. We live outside the touch of time. —...

The Large Family Portrait | Southern Maine Family Photographer

The Large Family Portrait | Southern Maine Family Photographer

Assembling 14 people across three generations for a family photo can feel like an impossible task.....but once you get to the moment of the shutter clicking, it all becomes worth it....your time spent together in a most favorite place honored, celebrated....and...

"Dear children, do not tiptoe.  Run, hop, skip or dance....just don't tiptoe."- Shane ClairebornNikon D800 | 35mm | ISO 320 | f/3.5 | 1/500

A Portrait

A Portrait

  Nikon D800 | Sigma 35mm 1.4 | f/2.8 | 1/250 | ISO 400

Mozi Photographer Feature

Mozi Photographer Feature

Nikon D800 | Nikkor 50mm 1.8 | f/4.5 | 1/640 | ISO 160It is such an honor to be the featured photographer over at Mozi today!  I truly admire this magazine, and to see my work on their page is a wonderful thrill.With this session my goal was to capture the true...

A Winter Session At Home | North Andover MA Lifestyle Photographer

A Winter Session At Home | North Andover MA Lifestyle Photographer

We may be blanketed in snow, but winter is a perfect time for a Lifestyle Photo Session in YOUR home!  Without leaves on the trees, I just love the way beautiful light steams in the home in winter.....and there's just something so special about capturing your...

Just a Girl & Her Mama | North Andover MA Family Photographer

Just a Girl & Her Mama | North Andover MA Family Photographer

Time moves so quickly.....Days fly by and in a blink our sweet babies turn into beautiful strong girls.  Sometimes we need to slow things down, even if just for the duration of a quick mini session, so that we can truly savor the beauty of the now before that too...

2014: A Look Back | North Andover MA Photographer

2014: A Look Back | North Andover MA Photographer

Wow - what an amazing year!  So many great images, so many wonderful memories......so many moments frozen in time.......Here's a few of my favorites from a truly incredible year.  This job is a dream.......Thank you!! 

Sisters Are Like Sunshine | North Andover, MA Photographer

Sisters Are Like Sunshine | North Andover, MA Photographer

"There is no definition of beauty,  but when you can see someone's spirit coming through, something unexplainable,  that's beautiful to me."  - Liv Tyler   These two amazing girls embody all that is beautiful about having sisters.  They are each other's best friends,...

Beyond The Wanderlust Feature | Boston North Shore Family Photographer

Beyond The Wanderlust Feature | Boston North Shore Family Photographer

It was such an exciting day to see my image selected as one of the 5 chosen for Daily Fan Favorite voting at Beyond The Wanderlust last month!   Each of the 5 images were stunning, and even though I didn't win, it was still an incredibly exciting and humbling day...

Another Ordinary Miracle | North Andover, MA Family Photographer

Another Ordinary Miracle | North Andover, MA Family Photographer

It's not that unusualWhen everything is beautifulIt's just another Ordinary miracle today....-Sarah McLachlanThis session was one of those wonderful occasions when everything just comes together.  It was only a quick mini session, but the lighting was right,...

Safe In My Arms | North Andover, MA Family Photographer

Safe In My Arms | North Andover, MA Family Photographer

"Your baby blues So full of wonder....As I watch you start to growAll I can do is hold you tight....You will be safe in my arms.....Castles - they might crumbleDreams may not come trueBut you are never all alone'Cause I will always,Always love you....."-Plumb

Forever Loved | North Andover MA Lifestyle Newborn Photographer

Forever Loved | North Andover MA Lifestyle Newborn Photographer

"How long do you want to be lovedIs forever enough, is forever enough.....How long do you want to be loved?  Is forever enough, cause I'm never ever giving you up..."-Dixie ChicksIt was such a treat to photograph this beautiful little one.......her parents...

Jen is a featured Massachusetts based, lifestyle family and commercial photographer located in North Andover, Massachusetts. Through her artistic use of light and shadow, and her commitment to capturing authentic organic moments, Jen creates beautifully timeless and powerful imagery. Jen is also a CPA and enjoys mentoring fellow photographers to help them take their business to the next level. She is also a Clickin Moms Mentor, and a Click Photo School Instructor, teaching The Profitable Photographer: Your Guide To Sustainable Pricing, Business From The Ground Up, and What Lies Within: Creating Images With Depth & Emotion. Across all areas of her work, Jen strives to capture honest, emotive and timeless images that artfully preserve today's moments that matter.

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