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Mini Session

What can you expect from Mini Sessions?

When you hear the term “mini sessions”, what do you think of? The definition of a mini session can vary from photographer to photographer. So, what can you expect from mini sessions? Let me explain what it is and what you can expect when you arrive for a fall mini session with Catherine Chamberlain Photography […]

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Family

Colorado Springs, CO Summer Maternity Session at Garden of the Gods

I’m thrilled to be able to share this Colorado Springs summer maternity session at Garden of the Gods with you today! When the Gross family reached out about maternity photos, I knew this would be the perfect session for my assistant photographer to capture. There is something so special about maternity sessions. You can see […]

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mom and dad hands making heart shape on baby bump in Longmont, CO

Education

The Ultimate Hospital Bag Checklist for Mom

You probably know yourself well enough to determine if you are the type of person who is typically early, on time, or late. With baby on the way, there is a lot to prepare for. One of the things you can take care of ahead of time is preparing to go to the hospital for […]

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cake smash session family picture in Buckingham Park CO

Family

Buckingham Park Cake Smash Session Boulder, CO

Not everyone wakes up bright-eyed and bushy-tailed, but Nico sure did! This early Buckingham Park cake smash session was momentous because it captured a very special milestone for the Agnello family. While commemorating Nico’s first year of life, it also marks an end to the baby stage. That is why I didn’t want to miss […]

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Family

Boulder CO Summer Family Session at South Mesa Trailhead | The Gooding Family 

I recently had the pleasure of connecting with this sweet and beautiful family while they were visiting Boulder, CO on a family vacation. They were here from Texas and wanted family portraits in the beautiful Colorado scenery! We headed to South Mesa Trailhead for their Boulder, CO Summer Family Session! I knew this location would […]

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Newborn baby girl in home session by Longmont CO newborn Photographer catherine Chamberlain Photography

Newborn

In-home Family Newborn Session | Longmont, CO Newborn Photographer

There aren’t many things in life that are sweeter than a sleeping newborn! There is just something about their tiny features, cute expressions, and sweet little sounds. This adorable little girl did amazing during her In-home Family Newborn Session! She didn’t mind being cuddled by mom and dad as she slept soundly. Grandma and Grandpa […]

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Maternity

Buckingham Park Summer Maternity Session Boulder, CO | The Crombrouze Family

Maternity sessions are some of my favorite sessions! I love capturing the glow of mom-to-be as she carries her sweet baby! It is such a fleeting time in life – one that we often don’t fully appreciate until it is over. This is why I am a huge advocate for documenting this special moment in […]

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scenic Dillon CO extended family session

Family

Scenic Dillon CO Extended Family Session

As a family photographer, capturing the big and small moments of life is so important to me. I love capturing families together and enjoying life. I think it is even more important to capture the moments when extended family gathers together. As families grow and spread out, it inevitably gets harder to get everyone together. […]

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Buckingham Park Double Family Sessions

Family

Buckingham Park Family Sessions in Boulder, CO

Today, I am switching it up and sharing two amazing families that I had the pleasure of photographing back-to-back at Buckingham Park in Boulder, CO. It is pretty typical to schedule mini sessions back-to-back, but I don’t normally do full sessions like that. This was a special situation as both of these amazing families had […]

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Tips to Include your Dog in Family Photos

Family

8 Tips to Include your Dog in Family Photos

If you have a dog, your family photos might not feel complete without them there! Trust me, I know animals are a treasured member of the family. I’ve put together 8 tips to include your dog in family photos to ensure that both you and your dog are happy during your family session.  8 Tips […]

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Mini Session

Father’s Day Mini Sessions at Golden Ponds | Longmont, CO Family Photographer

A few weeks ago we celebrated all the amazing dads out there on Father’s Day! In honor of Father’s Day I decided to host Father’s Day Mini Sessions (for the whole family) at Golden Ponds in Longmont, CO. I was so excited to pay tribute to the dads and take a moment to recognize all […]

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Boulder CO Spring Family Session at South Mesa Trailhead

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Boulder CO Spring Family Session at South Mesa Trailhead | The Faires Family

I am so excited to share my recent Boulder, CO spring Family Session at South Mesa Trailhead featuring the Faires Family! This was a last minute session, but oh my gosh was it beautiful! Sometimes those last minute sessions turn out to be the most amazing. Grandma was in town visiting and the family wanted […]

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