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  • Hi. I'm Amy...a photographer here in Houston, Texas. Families, babies and children are what make my heart sing. I like to think I catch the divine in the ordinary using natural light and everyday settings. My style is pretty simple. It’s a dab of traditional (for my youngest clients) mixed with modern lifestyle portraiture, indoors and out. Candid shots are my favorite. I want to capture a child’s spirit and a family's personality, even if that's not traditional smiles. My #1 goal...to photograph families in real life, not something that was imagined or 'created'...to not just tell a story or get a certain 'shot', but to tell your story though a collection of photographs, capturing all the joy that fills your soul. The greatest satisfaction for me, is knowing when you look at these photographs years from now, they will radiate of all the splendor that your children have brought to your life and will offer an heirloom of memories for generations to come. If you want photographs that are a little different and are not afraid to let lose a little with your kids, then I most certainly am the photographer for you! Just click that little contact tab above and let's book your session. ;-)

Happy Boy | Houston Children’s Photographer

This sweet boy is even sweeter than he looks.  <3  He just became a big brother and I was actually at his home to photograph his beautiful new baby sister (which you will see more of soon!), but couldn’t resist a few of him by himself since he has a birthday just around the corner.  it was fun to capture him for this milestone.

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Andrea Harden

I am SO glad you couldn’t resist taking a few of him before getting to new baby sister. That hair–those eyes. I swear you get to photograph the most beautiful children.

Sasha Van Nes

I love these photos! It was an impromptu addition to our family session and in 5 minutes Amy really captured Henry’s joy.

The Time is Now | Houston Child Photographers

I do enjoy photographing older children, but I (unfortunately) don’t get to do it quite as much as younger kiddos.   I guess life gets the best of everyone as the children grow and professional photography becomes less of a priority for many families.   (Of course) I feel families should at least have one pro family photo session each year, but if you are unable or feel that is too much, at the very least, I recommend professional portraits every 2-3 years.  I’m biased, sure…I admit to that. ;-)  BUT a promise you this…your kids will barely remember all the ‘stuff’ they have…it will be the memories and photographs that will stand the test of time.  When the computers, games and toys, designer clothes, etc. have faded, photographs will be the tangable you (and they) cherish the most.

Blah, blah, blah…enough sappy for today.

How about a genuine smile to brighten your day. :-)

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Watching them Grow | Houston Children’s Photographer

I love watching kids grow up.  I enjoy seeing them become more little people than children.  Sure, they are still very much a child still, but they are developing these very distinct personalities and becoming just much more aware of, well…everything..maybe too much.  ha!  Never the less, I feel so special being able to document these milestones each year…and sometimes multiple times a year when I’m really lucky. :-)  I’ve had the privilege of photographing this beauty since before she could speak.  Wow, how time flies.  She will talk your ear off these days.  <3  I had entirely too much fun during this session…even if all she really wanted to do was climb the trees.

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What a beautiful little girl! My fave shot has to be the one where she is holding her mothers hand looking up at her :)

Celebrating the Bump | Houston Pregnancy Pictures

I had a nice time with this couple.  I can not take credit for the ‘bump ahead’ photos.  That was something that this creative momma came up with prior to our shoot as

something she wanted to do.  And I was game. :-)  I can’t wait to meet their little girl this summer.

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Leslie W.

Beautiful pictures! I found your blog while I was trying to find out where a “Bump Ahead” sign was near Houston…could you tell me where it was? Thank you!

Amy Leigh

Hi Leslie! Thank you! It’s just a yield sign that I Photoshopped. ;-)

Facebook Timeline Designs for Clients | Houston Family Photography

If you are a current client and would like to have a fun Facebook timeline created, here are your options for design.

Some templates that are solid color may be tweaked a little for a different color of your choice, but mostly the design stays as is because it’s FREE.

You can pick the photos you want or have me pick.  It’s up to you. :-)  Photos used in these collages must be photographs from one of our sessions together.

There are many to choose from, so I suggest you just scroll through and the very first one that catches your eye, go with that one.  Otherwise, it will be overwhelming.

Then, if you want another one, I will allow an additional one every three months.

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