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Family Reunion Photos

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Family Reunion Photos Family Reunion Photos are very popular.  Getting the gang together for a beach vacation is for some a once in a lifetime event, and for others a yearly tradition.  Which ever the case, having photos while everyone is here is a must!  This is the day all of the mom’s love about [...]

What to Wear for Photo Sessions

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What to Wear for Photo Sessions What should we wear to our Family Photo Session is a very common question.  In fact, it is my second most asked question.. right after availability!  It is a good question, with no right or wrong answer!  There are those that always stick with the Classic White look, and for [...]

Super Model Family Photos

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Super Model Family Photos Ok, these are not actually super model family photos, but they could be!  These are just regular families, just like yours!  I wanted you to see just how easy it is to look like a million bucks,  just look at these random examples of some previous Beach Shutters sessions.  They all met me at the beach for either [...]

A Family Sunset Session

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A Family Sunset Session The best time of day for a family sunset session is 30 minutes before the sun actually sets.  The lighting is just right for that soft portrait look that everyone wants.  There are virtually no shadows on the face, and no squinting for those with sensitive eyes.  Another bonus is the [...]

Photographing Redheads

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Photographing Redheads When photographing Redheads, I keep in mind that only 2% of the population has naturally red hair.  This gets 100% of my attention!  I am Seeing RED!  Redheads stand out in a crowd, the vivid color catches the eye, so no wonder my lens loves a redhead.  Most of my clients are vacationers, [...]

Just for Fun

Just for Fun Here at beach shutters we are not all "stand over there and watch the birdie kid" and it shows.  Beach vacations should be fun so we encourage you to have as much fun as legally possible.  So go ahead and be yourself.   If you are having fun so are we.  The [...]

Family Beach Photos

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Family Beach Photos Some of our favorite Family Beach Photos of early 2016. from the first half of 2016.  We have enjoyed capturing each family and their unique stories.  It makes me so happy that these amazing families have chosen me to create these memories of their beach vacations.  The photo shoot locations were taken [...]

Grandparents

Grandparents Grand mom's brag book is expanding! As the family grows it is always a good time to update the photos. Remember to get a great photo for your Christmas cards while you're here with the grandparents, and extended family! A large canvas of the whole gang is a no-brainer gift for any mom, so [...]

Beach Couples

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Beach Couples I got you babe. Fall in love all over again at the beach.  Here at the Beach Couples will find that special of blend and relaxing time and salt air brings out the best in us.  Take a minute and grab some photos with your sweetie.  I really enjoy the variety of poses [...]

Family Beach Portraits

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Family Beach Portraits Everyone wants a great family beach portrait, and we understand why! Family beach portraits are our most popular request for photos.  What better way to capture this years beach vacation.  A night out at dinner is great fun, but for about the same price you could capture that magical feeling that only [...]

Children’s Photography

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Children's Photography Here at Beach Shutters we love our kids.  We strive to capture your child's unique personality.  There is more to Children's Photography than just posing for a photo.  It is my objective to capture for you, a one of a kind timeless photo that you will want to proudly display in your home.  This is [...]

Best Shots Ever

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There should be a new word in the dictionary for beautiful, perfect conditions, had the beach to ourselves. best shots ever! The Steffens always get rained out of beach pictures.. it tried to happen again. We stuck it out, got alittle wet, then ran out when the rain stopped. Totally worth it!

Like a Nautica Ad

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It all came together beautifully..Lighting, clouds, gorgeous family. If thats not enough, nature added a live starfish to our evening. Accidentally Awesome! To me, they look like a Nautica Ad I found out Stacie is a photographer as we were leaving.  I would have been nervous had I known! She specializes in newborns. [...]

Sisters on the Dock

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Sisters on the Dock There is nothing sweeter than two sisters on the dock sharing a moment.  This photo was taken on the dock at a vacation house on Little Lagoon.   It was at sunset on a mostly cloudy day.

Watching the Sunset with my best Friend

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Watching the Sunset   There is nothing like watching the Sunset with our best friend.  A young boy and his Bear make for a sweet photo.

Casual Beach Portraits of the Happy Couple in Orange Beach

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Laci and Rene - Casual Beach Portraits of the Happy Couple in Orange Beach I brought my husband with me on this Photo Shoot.  We met Laci and Rene at their hotel for a 30 min  Photo session.  I will have to say that Laci knew what photos she wanted and how to get [...]

Mr. & Mrs. Medeiros wedding photos

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We would like to give a big congratulations to the new Mederios family.  The were so easy to work work with.  We made the best wedding photos together.

Butler Family

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This young family was vacationing in the Orange Beach area and were in need of some casual beach sunset photos.  We were more than happy to help.  All they had to bring was their smiles and we took care of the rest.  The results as you can see were some High quality relaxed, candid, and [...]

Carmon and Carter

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Life itself is the most wonderful fairy tale - Hans Christen Anderson

Presenting the beautiful Russell family

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Presenting the beautiful Russell family. Lots of smiles (and a few tears from the baby) but we were able to get several great shots of this happy group.

Kontoulas Kids

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Because they are only young once

Lone Sailer