read stories that stand the test of time. 

PROVIDING an experience that goes beyond the ordinary

It’s hard to believe that this shoot is about 2 years old – time really does fly! I have zero excuses as to why I haven’t posted it sooner, but I did sit down many times to start, only to get sidetracked. Nevertheless, here we are finally sharing these beautiful images. This family has been […]

Families, Maternity, Newborn

July 29, 2020

A maternity shoot with all the elements

maternity photos water

Curious about a Boudoir-ish Maternity Session? Wondering what boudoir photography is all about? Let me enlighten you! Boudoir photography is a unique style that showcases intimate images of its subjects, typically taken in settings like a photographic studio, bedroom, or private studio. In recent years, there’s been a rising trend of women seeking intimate maternity […]


March 13, 2019

Boudoir-ish Maternity Session

Maternity Boudoir session

Continuing with my blogging trends, I’m excited to share another outdoor newborn session with you all. This session was truly the original that inspired many others to follow. I’ve had the pleasure of photographing this family several times, starting with the big brother when he was just a newborn. During this particular session, the family […]


October 22, 2018

Outdoor Newborn Session

outside newborn session

Sometimes as photographer you question… should I shoot or shouldn’t I. Especially in Pittsburgh where the weather is so unpredictable. Sometimes things look perfect and you get out there and out of nowhere, downpour and other times, the radar shows predicted rain, you cancel the photo session and it ends up being beautiful out. And […]


October 18, 2018

Fall Family Newborn Photos

Pittsburgh Fall photos

When Dallas the owner of a local to Pittsburgh full service beauty salon called Dallas Beauty Lounge contacted me about maternity photos, I was honored. I followed Dallas on Instagram because for 2 reasons, she is on the cutting edge of nail art and all things beauty but more because I admire seeing a 26 […]


August 21, 2017

Dallas Beauty Lounge–Pittsburgh Maternity Photos

Pittsburgh maternity Photographer
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.