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Ivy Lulu Photography Fall Sessions and Tree Farm Mini Sessions are now booking

Fall and Holiday Fun Awaits! Fall Sessions and Tree Farm Mini Sessions are Now Booking

September 14, 2023

It’s that time of year! Fall photo sessions and Christmas tree farm holiday mini sessions are now booking. See below for some photo session updates and the booking links to help you plan for the rest of the year. Fall Sessions New England fall foliage season always brings the beautiful backdrop for your photo sessions. Don’t let […]


Couple, Family, Maternity, Newborn

Father and mother are spending time on drawing with their daughters during a documentary family photography session in Massachusetts

What Is Documentary Family Photography?

May 28, 2023

You might think that the only approach to have your family photos are from these two ways: studio portraits or lifestyle outdoor/in-home family photography sessions. However, documentary family photography is another type of family photography session I offer if you are looking for something that are less posing and more relaxing. The traditional portraits are […]


Family, Newborn

Married couples are kissing in their winter elopement in Southwick's Zoo.

Elopement: A Meaningful Alternative to the Traditional Wedding

April 18, 2023

An elopement isn’t a wedding that is done behind because you don’t have your family supports. The first time I heard about elopement, I thought it was people escaping from their parents and getting married secretly. That means, parents don’t agree on the marriage, but the couples still elope to get married. I don’t feel […]



A toddler is under the crib and he tried to get out of it.

Model Call: Day in the Life

March 20, 2023

**MODEL CALL NOW CLOSED** MODEL CALL for Westborough, Massachusetts and nearby areas families! I’m offering free in-home family photo sessions in a documentary approach! I want to add in-home family photography session to my portfolio so I’m looking for families with 1-3 children (at least one child aged from newborn to 5 years old) to […]


Family, Maternity, Newborn

Parents lift their kids up in the air by the lake during the lifestyle family photography session at Shrewsbury, Massachusetts

What Is Lifestyle Family Photography?

September 26, 2022

You may not know it, but most of the family photography sessions are actually lifestyle family photography sessions. Lifestyle family photography sessions are relatively short, about an hour. They are guided by the photographers a lot. The goal of a lifestyle family session is to capture the family dynamic and show the family connections and […]



What To Expect From An Outdoor Family Photography Session?

August 29, 2022

There’s something special about outdoor family photography in Massachusetts – especially when the weather cooperates! Being outside often brings out a family’s personality. They’re able to just play and enjoy their time together, which naturally produces better photographs. If you’re preparing for an outdoor family photoshoot in Massachusetts or beyond, it’s important to know what […]



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