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Personal

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Please read these tips before including pets in your newborn photo session.

Tips for including Pets in Newborn Session

Newborn, Photography Tips

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It’s hard to believe this self-portrait is two years old. I took it a month after my 7th and final surgery on my chest 3 years after going flat in 2017. Today is International Flat Day and time for me to make some noise. I LOVE MY FLAT CHEST. I love the way it feels, […]

International Flat Day

Personal

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From maternity to family, it is such an honor to be chosen as the motherhood photographer to document the love and growth. There are endless benefits to a long-term relationship with your family photographer. Not only do I know what those real smiles look like before we even get started, but my clients know what […]

Motherhood Photographer

Birth, Clients, Family, Maternity, Newborn

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Your favorite Manhattan, KS photographer has some prime time tips for you! This National Dog Day I’m spilling the beans on the best props for your teen’s senior photos. [Hint hint, it’s your dog.] Obviously, the whole session doesn’t need to include your special senior’s furry pal. Even just a few minutes of that beautiful […]

Senior Photos | Best Props

Pet Portraits, Seniors, TEKimages

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I held my first photo session in Aggieville in March 2014. I took some sweet pictures of the family in Triangle Park, spent some time being cute in Varsity Donuts, then headed out back by the food truck. It was a blast and the donut pictures were absolutely adorable. Yep, I still have those pictures […]

Aggieville | Manhattan, KS

Family, Manhattan KS, Seniors

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The Konza Prairie is an absolutely gorgeous locations for pictures near Manhattan, KS, but because of the walking and restrictions, it’s not a great spot for family photo sessions.

Konza Prairie | Manhattan, Kansas

Manhattan KS, Uncategorized

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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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I have covered my house in happiness and I’d love to help you do the same!

#LovingLife | Little Leapling Photography

Children, Personal

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Viral story about Max Hogan’s birth on the ER floor in Manhattan, KS capture by birth photographer, Tammy Karin.

The Birth of Max

Birth

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Here are some of my favorite poses to get great pictures of your 3 month old baby.

3 Month Old Poses | Little Leapling Photography

Children, Photography Tips