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What can you expect from a family session?

Colonial Williamsburg, Virginia, Diana Gordon Photography, photo

  What can you expect from a family session? You can expect a lot-smiles, giggles, and joy. When you reach out for a family session, you get the knowledge that I am a mother. I understand your concerns already. I will walk you through the process of scheduling, contract, location choosing and even the outfits!...

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    The Most Important Thing We Learned as a Wedding Photographers

    Did you know for years my husband and I were wedding photographers? For 9 years we photographed weddings. From big weddings to Covid weddings, to elaborate to intimate, to out of state. We photographed weddings and it was a joyous season! We grew a business while growing our family. We went from newlyweds ourselves to...

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      What is a mini-session?

      Mini-sessions are shorter sessions (only 20 minutes) that are specifically designed with littles in mind! I know how hard it is as a parent to have littles one and how hard it is for them to focus during a family session. Littles ones have big energy, big smiles, big emotions, and honestly just can’t handle...

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        My New Job: Serve the City- Communications

        I shared on our newsletter and social media accounts that I do have a new job! I work with Serve the City: Peninsula. I have had lots of questions about what I am doing now. And I am sharing all about it today! I am the Communications and Public Relations Director for Serve the City:...

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          My Top 5 Reasons Why I Love Photographing Families

          Families are more interactive! I really like to photograph families enjoying each other-hugs, swings, twirls, chases (siblings love to chase each other), funny faces, hanging kids outside down, all of it! It brings laughter and joy to me to watch a family having fun together. *Some families have had me laughing so hard that I...

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            Joyful Family Session

            It is always a joy to photograph families throughout the years. The last time I photographed this family they were expecting and just like that 2 years has gone by!! It was so much fun to meet them at Riverview Farm Park in Newport News to photograph their family again! I just can’t believe how...

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              Virginia Beach Family Session

              Virginia Beach, family session, Diana Gordon Photography, photo

              I always enjoy meeting families and this one was no exception! It was so sweet to meet the Synder family and to find out that there were so many connections from Peninsula Community Church to CNU to overlaying friends. And it was a joy to photograph their family! To celebrate Mrs. Synder’s birthday, her daughter...

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                Lifestyle Family Session

                Meet the Clampitt family! I love that they chose a lifestyle family session this year! I feel like photographing in homes is so much fun because I get to learn so much about their family.  I learned that Gloria knows how to make beautiful tables, the kids like to camp, and their puppy is sweet...

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                  Chic’s Beach Family Session

                  Diana Gordon Photography, Chic's Beach Family Session, photo

                  Hello summertime! I feel like beach sessions truly represent summer time in Hampton Roads. And I am excited to share this Chic’s Beach family session. We were able to move around the sand dunes, play in the water, and walk along the beach for the session. It was so much fun! And this little guy...

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                    Serve the City : Big Volunteer Week

                    It is always a pleasure to work with non-profits, especially Serve the City. Serve the City transforms lives and communities on the Virginia Peninsula by volunteering to do acts of kindness for those in need.   And I had the pleasure of photographing just two days of their Big Volunteer Week, last week. Serve the...

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                      The photographer and mom of 2

                      Hi! I'm Diana, a premier family portrait photographer serving the Hampton Roads area of Virginia and beyond. I love filling out my Emily Ley planner, organizing, and drinking coffee out of cute mugs. Grab your favorite mug and enjoy the blog!

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                      Diana Gordon Photography

                      Diana Gordon Photography is a premier family photographer serving Hampton Roads, Virginia and beyond with their bright and elegant style.

                      Email: dianagordon.photography@gmail.com