Photos are our autobiography, a way of telling who we are.
— Jan Phillips

Documentary photography is raw and real. It captures your family’s story - the TRUE story. Not just a pretty, social media approved, FOMO-inspired, polished account of our lives. It’s honest, it’s messy, and it’s beautiful. Documentary family photography goes deeper than traditional portraits and lifestyle sessions. These are the images that your children will look back on with their children and feel like they’re holding tangible memories.

During documentary session I come and hang out with your family and capture you living your life as if I weren’t there. Except of course, I will be, and I’ll probably be cracking some corny Dad jokes along the way. I don’t pose you and ask you to just be yourselves and pretty much just try to forget I’m there snapping away. Documentary photography is purposeful and takes time. The sessions may seem long, but the longer I spend with families, the better images I get because we are able to develop a sense of trust and my camera becomes less noticeable over time.

All sessions include 40+ digitally edited, high resolution images presented in both a slideshow and an online gallery, digital download, and a print release. Prints and albums are available for purchase as well.

Please reach out with any questions, I know documentary family photography is a bit offbeat and new. I could chat about documentary photography pretty much all day.

*Payment plans are available. Contact me for more information.

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THE MINI

$400

2 hours of photography coverage

Digitally edited, high resolution images

Slideshow and an online gallery

Digital download

Print release

*These sessions work best for specific activities or outings you’d like to capture that are important to your family.


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HALF DAY

$700

4 hours of photography coverage

Digitally edited, high resolution images

Slideshow and an online gallery

Digital download

Print release


FULL DAY

$1500

10 hours of photography coverage

Digitally edited, high resolution images

Slideshow and an online gallery

Digital download

Print release