Avery {newborn session}

Last week, I was so blessed to be able to take some photos of baby Avery! This was definitely a lifestyle session, so I included her mama, Stacy, and sisters Riley & Brinlee in the session! It turned out so gorgeous. We learned early on that Avery just loves to be held, so as long as her mom had her, we got some sweet photos. Comment on your faves or contact me here if you would like to book a portrait session!


June 2017 Goals

Happy Tuesday! I’ve got big dreams for pretty much every area of my life, but big dreams begin with little goals. I’m talking day-by-day, week-by-week, month-by-month goals. Here’s a practical, yet slightly whimsical smattering of my ideas and goals for June 2017. (more…)

5 Things I Wish I’d Known When I Started Blogging

Aliyah Burton Freehand Studio Blogger Lifestyle Photography Ohio PhotographerIn my two-plus years of blogging, I’ve learned a few things. They don’t have to do with converting followers or driving traffic to your site. In fact, I won’t make a peep about graphic design or photography (and you know how hard it is to for me to shut up about those topics!). There are five main things I wish I had known when I began blogging, and I will do my best to share them with every blogger or aspiring blogger that I know.