I am Amanda, a New Orleans Photographer and welcome to my blog where you can see the latest sessions, learn more about me personally, and get all the latest details!

the blog

Who’s going to let the threat of a hurricane ruin his Baton Rouge Proposal? Not Garrett! He had a plan, and he found a way to make it happen, even if he needed to make a few adjustments.  French Market Bistro saved the day with a beautiful private room. Garrett created a detailed scrapbook full […]

Lily Elizabeth was one of the recipients of our baby photographer giveaway. Her mother had a rough time after delivery due to migraines caused by the anesthesia. This is actually a super common problem- my mom even suffered the same symptom when my baby sister was born.  So Lily’s mom didn’t think she was up […]

Y’all, I’m the queen of the wedding day timeline. No, I take that back, I’m the queen of timelines.  I can create a Disney timeline that would put many Disney travel agents to shame.  I know how long we want things to take, and I know how long they actually take.  On road trips my parents would […]

Your wedding photographer is arguably the most important wedding professional you will hire for your big day.  It is important that you become familiar with him or her, so that you know that your personalities will mesh.  I like to chat with my clients beforehand so that they feel comfortable with my style, and also my personality.  When […]

Abbey and Andy had a beautiful Vintage Court Covington Wedding. Abbey, a teach at Mount Carmel Academy, was referred to me by a childhood friend, Jen Richard, also a Mt Carmel teacher. Abbey was a student at Mount Carmel and was fortunate enough to come back to her home school to teach. Jen has been […]

I was so excited to do Sadie’s New Orleans Newborn Photography.  She surprised everyone by coming a couple of weeks early.  We delayed our session due to mom recovering from a c-section, and I had a pesky case of Shingles I had to recover from (seems like I am too young for that, lol?). But, […]

Preparing for your glamour shoot doesn’t have to be stressful. This guide can help you get ready to show off your beautiful self! Clothing For Your Glamour Session We advise you to wear either bold colors or neutral colors. Black, red or gem colors photograph well. Alternately, soft colors such as ivory, cream and pretty […]

Print is important to me as a photographer, as an artist and as a mother. I want my clients to enjoy museum quality artwork in their homes of the people they love most. Confession Time I have said before that one of my biggest regrets as a mom is not taking more pictures of my […]

What’s so special about newborn Photography? Honest Moment… Honest moment here… I was terrible about taking pictures of my own children. I should have hired a photographer. When Lily was born, I was young and had not found my passion, yet. I went to college and receive an art education degree. I loved children, I […]

Sometimes a baby can seem inconsolable, but these tips for soothing a newborn should help calm even the fussiest of babies. Swaddle Babies love to feel secure. Use a long stretchy blanket, jersey works best, and place your baby towards the edge of the blanket. If the blanket is a square, fold one corner down, […]