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PROVIDING an experience that goes beyond the ordinary

Hey Everyone! I wanted to try in getting a few blog posts in before my busy fall season hits so I am sharing one for a recent maternity session I did in the south hills of Pittsburgh. I try to shoot there at least once a year in August because they have these fields of […]


September 14, 2016

Maternity Photography Pittsburgh

Maternity Photographer Pittsburgh

Hey everyone! With the arrival of Spring and the anticipation of summer, I’m excited to announce that I’ll be heading to Virginia Beach in late July and early August. It’s the perfect opportunity to capture unforgettable moments with your family against the backdrop of the beach! I take a unique approach to family photography, focusing […]


April 14, 2016

Virginia Beach Maternity Photography

Maternity photography, Pittsburgh, PA

and finally for Part Two of “and this here starts a new us”. You can see Part One here. Enjoy! xo, Taryn Sorry of for the over share on the sibling shots but it is so hard to get a good one. When you get multiple sibling shots….that’s perfection! This girl…. so in love with […]


March 23, 2016

And this here starts a new us….Part Two

Pittsburgh Newborn photographer

Experience the transformative journey of welcoming a new member into your family—moments filled with boundless love and immeasurable joy. Isn’t it remarkable how, from the instant another child graces your family, the past seems like a distant memory? It’s as though a new chapter unfolds, reshaping your world in the most beautiful way imaginable. Approximately […]


February 16, 2016

And this here starts a new us….Part One

pittsburgh maternity portraits with siblings

Hey Everyone! My first blog post of 2016 and its a beach one!! Also if you haven’t noticed… I have a new website so feel free to peek around and especially look at my homepage!! I really wanted a full bleed page so that my images were huge on the screen so the bigger the […]


February 1, 2016

Virginia Beach Photography sessions

Family Beach Sessions in Virginia Beach
blu hippo photography is a lifestyle, maternity, newborn, family, and senior photographer in the Pittsburgh area.

blu hippo photography is a family, senior and lifestyle in the Pittsburgh area.