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PROVIDING an experience that goes beyond the ordinary

Welcome to my 2016 Year in Review! It was so fun to put this together because looking through every client session I had this year brought me back as to how fantastic of a year it really was. A year of many firsts in my business… a birth session, a senior session, a fresh 48 […]


January 1, 2017

2016- a Year in Review

Pittsburgh, Photography, photographer, newborn, maternity, family, fresh 48, birth, best, lifestyle

Let me begin this blog post with a story that underscores the significance of documentary family photos. This post may be a bit lengthy, so I appreciate your patience as I share this heartfelt narrative. About a year and a half ago, I had the opportunity to book a session with a photographer whom I […]


November 16, 2016

the importance of documentary family photos

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

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

9 days before Christmas and I’m finally taking a moment to unwind with a cup of tea and share a special session with you all. The backlog of sessions waiting to be blogged is daunting, but each one holds a special place in my heart, and I’m eager to share them with my followers. This […]


December 17, 2015

Baby’s First Christmas

lifestyle Newborn photography
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.