In Home Session with Newborn Baby Rufus

As a portrait photographer, I have found this winter to be particularly limiting when it comes to my normal style of portraiture. Living in the gorgeous mountainous area of Lake Almanor, CA, located in Northern California, this ended up being a winter for the history books. That said, it was near impossible to schedule an outdoor session with the feet of snow we endured. It left me feeling stifled in my creativity. When that happens, I’m learning that I need to push myself to go beyond my comfort zone. So my photography style took a 180 degree turn and I tried my hand at in-door natural light portraits. I went from directing and posing Seniors in high school, to walking into someone’s home and asking her to ignore me and love on her baby. These images are the results of that experiment.

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