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Family Portrait in Harrisonburg, VA

Being a photographer in the Shenandoah Valley certainly has it’s perks! I am never short of incredible locations, friendly people and amazing families as my clients! Photography has not only been a blessing to my family but personally, it brings me great joy to photograph your family and little ones! Here are the top three things I love about being a photographer in Harrisonburg, VA.

Three Things I Love About Being A Photographer in Harrisonburg, VA

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Extended family farm session Harrisonburg va

Tucked away down country roads and surrounded by mountains and glorious skies, is Belhaven Farm. This family traveled from hours away to come together one last time to say goodbye to their beloved farm. Belhaven has belonged to the family for over 25 years and is the place of cherished memories and where cousins spent their…

Belhaven Farm | Saying Goodbye To the Family Farm in Mt Crawford VA

Extended Family

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Black and white senior photo of boy standing near river

I have been so impressed by the many seniors that I’ve met this year, who have ridden the turbulent waves of 2020 with grace and flexibility! Nyle was no exception! What a year to be a senior! I wouldn’t wish 2020 on anyone but I’m…

Nyle | Senior Portraits in Bridgewater, VA

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Family in the snow at Every Soul Acres Christmas Tree Farm in Keezletown, VA

They have the joy, joy, joy, joy, down in their heart! This family is a gem! The entire Wolfe family serves our community with such joy every year at Every Soul Acres! If you haven’t gone there yet for their gorgeous sunflowers, huge pumpkins, beautiful Christmas trees, or even on a field trip with your child’s school, you’re…

Wolfe Family | Snowy Christmas Tree Farm Portraits in Keezletown, VA

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Just when I thought all hope was lost for beautiful fall foliage, this spot in Harrisonburg knocked it out of the park! Fall in Virginia is just my absolute favorite! As usual, the Layman family were amazing! Seeing the bond between the kids…

Layman Family | Fall Family Portraits in Harrisonburg, VA

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Playful and fun family portrait of children running around parents

I know it’s cliche but it’s true… kids grow so fast! One day they’re cuddly little people with squeaky voices who never leave your side and the next second they’re hilarious stinky tweens. In our family, the kids range from 12 years old to 19 months so I feel like I have one foot in […]

Shradley Family | Harrisonburg Fall Portraits

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Watching families is sort of my hobby. I dont mean to sound creepy but I love watching how they interact from behind my lens and imagining what it was like for that mom and dad to raise their kids. And then I start imagining the JOY they have seeing their kids get married and their first grandchild be born! Every stage of family is amazing to behold!

Brady Family | Extended Family Session in McGaheysville, VA

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FOUR years of photographing one of my favorite families! Four years of being blessed by their friendship, generosity, humility and kindness. God is so good and gracious in bringing friends into our lives and into the lives of our children!!

Somerville Family | Fall Portraits

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Large extended family photo by Be Thou My Vision Photography

Gathering this many family members in one place at the same time is never easy, but oh so worth it! What a joy to photograph grandparents, children and their spouses and grandchildren together! Having portraits to hang on your walls for years to come showing the blessedness of family is always worth it!

Huyard Extended Family Portraits

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Colorful and fun family photo by Be Thou My Vision Photography

Know how to make for a wonderful portrait session? Show up ready to play and have fun!! Watching the Frost family tickle, zerbert, floss and be silly made for such a joyful and relaxed session! Plus, this gorgeous spot exploding with fall color was glorious!

Frost Family | Fun Fall Portraits in Mt. Crawford, VA

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