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January 27, 2014

sailboat maternity session. featured on grey likes baby.


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  1. wendy

    January 29th, 2014 at 7:54 pm

    i love all things water and all things film so this is perfect. that blanket texture and color goes perfectly as well. love the sailboat details and water. beautiful session.

  2. Nicole

    January 29th, 2014 at 8:04 pm

    I love these images! Just stunning.

  3. Kina Wicks

    January 29th, 2014 at 8:48 pm

    Killed it Melanie!! Sweet and romantic session… and the colors are to die for!

  4. Blenda Montoro Miller

    January 29th, 2014 at 11:11 pm

    So soft and classy!!! I adore them :)))

  5. Lauren Guilford

    January 30th, 2014 at 1:17 am

    Ummm….yes, please!! Goodness this makes me want to go get pregnant and take pictures on a boat 😉 These pictures are so lovely. Not to mention that momma sure looks beautiful pregnant!

  6. Valentina

    January 30th, 2014 at 1:47 am

    Melanie, these are stunning!! And Laurie looks amazing! So gorgeous!

  7. Rachel May

    January 30th, 2014 at 1:55 am

    Absolutely amazing Melanie, every time I see your images I’m blown away with how gorgeous they are! Stunning work!!

  8. Lindsay Madden

    January 30th, 2014 at 3:00 am

    this is perfection! i’m so in love with this session. beautiful!

  9. Jenny Owens

    January 30th, 2014 at 1:24 pm

    I love the soft light and colours – so perfect for a beautiful maternity shoot.

  10. Kelsy McCartney

    January 30th, 2014 at 3:36 pm

    Oh MY, this is absolutely stunning!! Beautiful colors and a gorgeous couple. Amazing job!

  11. Mirelle Carmichael

    January 30th, 2014 at 5:48 pm

    This is GORGEOUS and I am bookmarking it! I love it so much!!!

  12. kristen

    January 30th, 2014 at 8:05 pm

    Stunning! The tones are so soft and pastel. I would love maternity photos like this:))

  13. Joyce Kang

    January 30th, 2014 at 8:48 pm

    Beautiful soft pastels are perfect for this session! The mommy is glowing from the inside out!

  14. Trish Barker

    January 30th, 2014 at 9:43 pm

    This is sooooo beautiful. Love all the different perspectives and her perfect little bump! Great job!

  15. Jen Lynne

    January 31st, 2014 at 12:00 am

    Oh I am dying over this!!! These are just stunning, I love the colors!

  16. Kristin Sweeting

    January 31st, 2014 at 12:25 am

    Beautiful! so soft and ethereal!

  17. jody savage

    January 31st, 2014 at 4:14 pm

    this is the kind of photography I aspire too. so so lovely. soft colors. so dreamy. so perfect! and I LOVE sailboats too!

  18. Kel Ward

    February 2nd, 2014 at 11:04 pm

    Oh, man, I never looked like this when I was pregnant. She’s STUNNING and elegant and just…ahhh! Love these!

  19. suzyb

    February 9th, 2014 at 1:29 am

    This pregnancy photography session is absolutely stunning. And my favorite is the portrait of mom delicately holding the rope and looking right at the camera… so much connection, and she is absolutely breath taking. Beautiful photos!!

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