Category Archives: beach

05.15.2015

The Latest Chapter | Westport Kid and Family Photographer

The great thing about being a family photographer who sees her clients on a regular basis is that we always do something a little bit different, and always fun.  Being this family’s Westport kid and family photographer is a great example …

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10.13.2014

Beach Visit | Connecticut Family Photographer

Remember these guys from their last session?  All that blonde hair, those shining blue eyes, and the great big Burmese mountain dog who looks after them all … This time, we spent some time playing at a nearby Connecticut beach …

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08.27.2014

A Day at the Beach | NY Beach Photographer

This session had everything.  A gorgeous family.  A beautiful, light filled house.  An amazing beach.  These, and some others, are my excuses for the EXTREMELY image-heavy blog post you’re about to see.  I know you’ll enjoy them all! What’s that? …

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09.23.2013

End of Summer | NY Family Photographer

Today is the first day of fall. So, why does this, my last session of “summer”, feel so long ago?  (What a great time we had!) Be sure not to miss THIS ONE, one of my all time faves, or …

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09.09.2013

Back to School

It’s hard to believe that just a week ago, we were on the beach. And that tomorrow, the fall routine begins for real. As we all take this step, I wanted to wish everyone good luck. Here we go … …

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04.17.2013

Boys Will Be Boys | Connecticut Family Lifestyle Photographer

There’s nothing like a bunch of little boys in constant motion — and the fascination and enthusiasm they bring to every situation.  (I feel like I’ve said this already – have I said this already?  Oh, yeah).  Their energy, their …

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11.05.2012

Oh, Sandy.

So. If there is anyone out there who doesn’t know, I spent all my summers growing up in Breezy Point, NY. My parents still live there, in a year-round house on the bay side. Since 2000, my husband and I …

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10.31.2012

To Be a Kid in Breezy Point

It has been a crazy couple of days, and it’s not going to be ‘normal’ for a while now. I know that Breezy Point will rebuild. It’s a strong community — a truly special place. Happy times, Summer 2010. To …

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10.04.2012

Morning at the Yacht Club | Rye Family Photographer

I’ve been thinking a lot about locations lately.  I love it when a location for a photo shoot means something to the family being photographed.  We’re telling your story, right?  What better place to tell it than someplace where you …

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09.06.2012

Summer Fun

  Summer is over.  Today was day two of back to school.  I was ready for it to start, but I already am finding myself looking back wistfully on all those wide open, unstructured hours spent doing … whatever.  Especially …

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02.28.2012

California Dreamin’ … and a Word on Planning Ahead.

  This is one of my faaaavorite photos from our trip to California last week.  This one, and about 175 others. I’m not so good at picking favorites.  I can tell you that one of my favorite things about this …

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10.17.2011

The Beach and The Bamboo Forest | Rockaway Baby and Family Photographer

Remember that warm, muggy weather we had toward the end of September?  Well, on one of those foggy days, I went down to the beach to meet a brand new baby girl and her family.  A (totally awesome) friend of …

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08.06.2011

Cousins on the Rocks

My cousin Sara came from Rome with her family to spend time with us in Breezy. Sara is number six of the eight fabulous Murphy cousins. (If you’ve been around this blog much, you may be familiar with the Murphy …

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07.25.2011

The Beach

“Live in the sunshine, swim the sea, drink the wild air…” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

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07.08.2011

Rainy Days

One of the things I appreciate most about spending the summer in this beach community has nothing to do with sunny days at the beach. It rained on and off  for most of today.  The following is a non-inclusive list …

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06.23.2011

And We’re Off!

Yes, I should be packing. We’re off for another summer of kid paradise. It’s not so bad for grown-ups, either. I thought I’d reprise this slideshow from the end of last summer, to get us all psyched for the next …

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06.06.2011

From a Distance

The theme of the I Heart Faces challenge this week is “From a Distance”. How time flies. This one of my four walking away from me on the beach was taken almost three years ago. It seems like yesterday. Lots …

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03.14.2011

I Heart Faces | Sun Flare

“Sunflare” is the theme for the photo challenge at I Heart Faces this week. It’s been a while since I’ve participated, and when I saw the theme I knew I’d be able to find a fun shot from our trip …

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02.28.2011

Tall Man, Short Board

There are eight of us first cousins on my father’s side of the family. Five of us met up in Samara, Costa Rica with our families. This is number five in the line-up. He’s six foot NINE. Yeah, I don’t …

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02.26.2011

8:52 The View from Here

I’m back! Just popped in to post a photo for the 52 week project. My eyes were treated to some amazing views this week. Costa Rica is a gorgeous place, and I got to enjoy it with some of the …

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08.24.2010

Beach Fun

The theme this week at I Heart Faces is “Beach Fun”. Here are my two oldest playing an impromptu beach volleyball game with a princess playground ball: More beach photos at:

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06.01.2010

Feet

Nothing like the feeling of sand between your toes…

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04.19.2010

Basking at the Beach

This is my very first collage — done at Photovisi for free, at the suggestion of iheartfaces.com. I took the photos on a beautiful March day when we all went to say goodbye to Matt’s childhood summer home, which his …

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