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Styling Tips From A Philadelphia Portrait Photographer

Today, I am hoping to provide you with some useful styling tips as a Philadelphia portrait photographer to make your outfit selections for any upcoming photo session simple & do-able! From whom to dress first, the colors that will photograph beautifully, and how to create some additional visual interest in your portraits for your next […]

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Mother embraces her toddler boy during a candid moment on Rehoboth beach with family photographer AnneMarie Hamant

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Best Family Activities Near Rehoboth Beach

Best Activities Near Rehoboth Beach Rehoboth Beach is an incredibly beautiful beach located in coastal Delaware. From the white sandy beaches to the family fun packed boardwalk, there is so much that Rehoboth Beach has to offer. I want to share with you the top 5 best family activities near Rehoboth Beach that are sure […]

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maternity session with family in wildflower field playing by Philadelphia Maternity Photographer, AnneMarie Hamant

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Philadelphia Maternity Photographer

Philadelphia Maternity Photographer I met with the Wertz family at Wildflower Lookout in Ronks, PA for a maternity session during golden hour. As a Philadelphia maternity photographer, Wildflower Lookout did not disappoint for this end-of-summer session! I can’t wait to photograph more families here! It was so fun capturing these beautiful and treasured moments for […]

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Winterthur Gardens Family Photographer

Winterthur Gardens is one a wonderful location for family photos near Wilmington, DE. Winterthur Gardens is a Dupont estate, and is like a cousin to Longwood Gardens, which is just 10 minutes away. Strolling though the expansive gardens feels a bit like walking through a scene from Downtown Abbey. If you live near the Brandywine […]

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Lewes DE Beach Photographer

Lewes DE Beach Photographer As a family photographer in Lewes, DE, there is nothing like a summer evening at Cape Henlopen State Park at sunset. If your family is searching for a photographer in Lewes, DE this summer I’d love to connect! The state park makes a wonderful location for family beach photos, especially if […]

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Photographer in Wilmington DE

As a photographer in Wilmington DE, a stroll through Winterthur Gardens makes for the most beautiful backdrop for family photos. If you live in the Wilmington, Delaware or Brandywine Valley area, I highly recommend a visit to Winterthur. The expansive estate provides many opportunities for different settings within one photo session. This North Wilmington family […]

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Lifestyle Photography for Families and Newborns in Greater Philadelphia, Delaware, and Maryland.

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I am a mother to three children, and a full-time family and newborn photographer serving the Philadelphia and Delaware regions. I have been in business since 2008. I'm a country girl at heart and love capturing families in beautiful natural spaces. I bring my warm personality and energy to every session, and truly love what I do. 

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The sun rises and sets with you | Washington, DC Documentary Photographer

Together we rise.  This is a visual love story between a mother and child, of their bond that is as certain as the sun rising and setting day after day. This truly was the kind of Life Story session that I dream about. It was authentic, full of raw emotions and universal expressions of motherhood. This […]

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Highlights of January-February 2017

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Day 25/365 Trip to Costco |Lehigh Valley + Bucks County PA Documentary Photographer

This is totally how I feel after taking the three kids to Costco. She laid down right after giggling away, “I SOOO tired.”

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Day 24/365 Toddler Tantrums | Lehigh Valley + Bucks County Documentary Photographer

She was mad because I wouldn’t let her bring her scooter inside the house. Then she called me a “bad mommy” Ouch. If this is two I don’t want to think about twelve.   

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Day 21/265 | Lehigh Valley + Bucks County Family Documentary Photographer

Reflection.  Today we enjoyed some much needed outdoor playtime at “The Castle” Playground in Quakertown. We were the only ones there and it felt so good to get some fresh air and just MOVE. Anyone else sick of these dark, dreary days?

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365 Round 2 | Lehigh Valley + Bucks County Family Photographer

I decided to create a new page for this year’s 365 project so I can blog about it periodically. In January alone I have shot more than 1200 images for my family.  There is something so tremendously powerful in practicing your craft daily and learning to see through all the images captured to find the […]

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Late September Golden Hour Family Session | Harleysville, PA Family Photographer

I received such a lovely review from the B Family after our session last week at this beautiful location in Montgomery County, PA. I had so much fun playing with their one and three-year old boys in the golden light of this late-September day.  “I can’t say enough good things about our experience with AnneMarie! […]

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At the orchard | Coopersburg, PA child photographer

It is our favorite time of year, and our fall family traditions include apple picking on the weekend of my husband’s birthday. We’ve been going as a family since our oldest was just 3 weeks old!  This year we checked out a small mom and pop farm in Coopersburg called Hamilton Orchard. They have a […]

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Late summer in the meadows | Lehigh Valley Family Photographer

I just love when a family “gets it” when they come to one of my sessions. They came prepared to play- picnic packed, classic books to read with the kids, and were totally cool with spinning and playing with their little ones in the deep meadow of goldenrod. This location is  one of my favorite […]

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