Ashley & Matt's Maternity Session
This week, I had the pleasure of photographing expecting parents--Ashley & Matt. Witnessing the level of love between soon-to-be-parents and capturing it from behind the camera--there's nothing like it. It's beautiful, but it's also a challenge. There are only so many flattering pregnancy poses because we all know, it's all about the angles. Luckily for me, Ashley and Matt were too easy to work with and were a reminder of why I am absolutely obsessed with my job.
Ashley and Matt were high school sweethearts. And wait...it gets better. Matt is an Air Force Officer and Ashley a registered nurse (She's also an avid blogger. Be sure to check out her thoughts here). They made it through the trials and tribulations of a long-distance relationship, the ups and downs of the military lifestyle--moving from Texas, to South Carolina, and now, Southern California. They are the perfect example of a power couple with a firmly rooted foundation--affirmation that they are going to knock parenthood out of the ballpark. And also, I have to comment out loud...how the hell do you look like this at 36 weeks?
Thank you, Ashley and Matt for giving me the opportunity to capture and share your love + the beginning of a beautiful family. Baby Allie is going to love the world and thrive in it because of parents like you two. Wishing you all the love and happiness on your amazing journey!