in home newborn session dad sitting on kitchen counter next to mom holding baby

The idea of taking newborn portraits in your home with a rambunctious toddler and large dogs might sound overwhelming after coming home from the hospital with a tiny babe, but it does not have to be! This relaxed in home lifestyle newborn session with the Henderson family proves that you don’t need much, just a […]

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pittsburgh pa lifestyle newborn photographer Carlyn K Photography

Courtney and Brian welcomed their first child to their family in February, and invited me to their home in Pittsburgh PA to capture sweet Colin’s newborn portraits. This little guy was an absolute angel for his entire lifestyle newborn session, and made my job so easy! He was finishing a feeding as I walked in […]

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How quickly another year has gone by – it’s hard to wrap my mind around. But alas, Hazel is 5 years old, and I think she’s been counting down to this day since her 4th birthday! 😆 This girlie’s personality is just so fun, and it was a joy to watch her grow this past […]

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They didn’t know gender ahead of time, and HE is a BOY and he’s HERE!! Welcome to the world, sweet James David! This little squish had quite an eventful arrival, but he is here and his parents already can’t imagine life without him. James’ due date was actually shared with my December birthday, so I […]

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When Rachel told me she wanted to do a lifestyle session with her family at their home all decorated for the holiday season, my creative wheels immediately started turning! Rachel is the Christmas QUEEN, and she decorates her home so beautifully! I literally gasped when I walked into the VanArsdale home for the first time […]

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family photos in Christmas pajamas

Finding the perfect location and theme for my annual Christmas session tradition is something I honestly have on my radar 12 months out of the year! 😂 I am always on the lookout for a possibility for next year’s Christmas sessions! Well last year my family and I went on the Christmas in Salem House […]

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