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For always beautiful family pictures, I’ve found that the less popular wildflowers that pop up throughout the region are far better.

Sunflower Fields in Kansas | Little Leapling Photography

Family, Manhattan KS

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Family Photographer Shares the best locations for pictures There’s no shortage of beautiful locations for pictures taken in the Manhattan, KS area, but it’s important to take factors such as safety, time of year, time of day, and background distractions into consideration. I certainly have my go to spots depending on the season, but we […]

Best Locations for Pictures in Manhattan, KS

Family, Manhattan KS

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Great Photo Location Year Round My favorite parks for photo sessions around Manhattan, KS are the more rustic ones like Tuttle Creek Outlet Park and Wildcat Park. There are rarely many other people around and I don’t have to avoid cars, houses and wires in the backdrop. But, when we want some glorious colors in […]

CiCo Park in Manhattan, KS | Little Leapling

Family, Manhattan KS

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  The Sunflower mini sessions at Britt’s Farm in Manhattan, KS were simply amazing this year. How perfectly Kansas! Pictures with this glorious Kansas state flower are in high demand each year. They bloom for a brief period in late August into early September. But, if you miss out on these massive blooms, you can […]

Sunflower Mini Sessions!

Children, Family, Manhattan KS

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Your photo session is just around the corner! Have you picked out your family’s outfits, yet? Here are some helpful tips! When deciding on your family outfits, think dressy casual. This is a step above jeans and t-shirts. You are investing in amazing photography, so let’s put that extra effort into your style! Keep your […]

Family Outfits for Photo Sessions

Clients, Family, Lifestyle

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I was pretty sure that this outdoor family newborn session with 6, 4, and 2.5 year old boys and their 2 week old baby brother was going to be…well…chaotic. I knew we’d get good pictures, but I also knew we’d be chasing these guys all over the place and I’d be demonstrating my full range […]

Outdoor Newborn Session | Manhattan, KS

Clients, Family, Lifestyle, Newborn

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I’m ready to become your favorite family photographer! You COULD jump around and use a different photographer each year. Or you can enjoy the many benefits of sticking with the same photographer year after year. From the time you inquire with me, my goal isn’t to just plan this one photo session. I want to […]

Your Favorite Family Photographer!

Clients, Family

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Let’s mix it up and brainstorm some extra fun during your family photo session!

Fun Family Photo Ideas

Children, Family, Photography Tips

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One of the images that I am always determined to get during a family session is a fantastic siblings capture.   As friends and loved ones come and go throughout our lives, these are the people who have truly got our backs. So, this Valentine’s Day, I want to celebrate the greatest love of all! […]

Sibling Love

Family, Personal

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Gift cards for professional photography could be one ofthe best ways to say I love you to someone special! I love when I’m contacted with the request to purchase a gift card for a friend or family. I cannot think of a better gift to give someone at any stage of life. As important as […]

Gift Cards | Manhattan Newborn & Family Photography

Family, Lifestyle, Maternity, Newborn