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Marvel’s What If…? series is releasing August 11th! Check out my superhero pintrest board for some fun dinner ideas and watch the new show with your family! Pinterest Pinterest Twin Powers Superheros are the best! Book A Super Hero Session Superhero Release In honor of the Marvel’s new show being released on August 11th I
First Down What a cute little theme for this little mans first year down! Book A Football Cake Smash Session Lucas This little man was Great! He has to be the happiest one year old ever. You can tell he absolutely loves his momma and daddy. He just laughed and laughed and had the best
Kiss the Frog Every frog is really a prince…right? Book A Cake Smash Session Gianna This girl had a cake smash session Down!…. or maybe it was momma. She went from one scene to the next just like a princess. Mom picked out the most complimentary outfits for her session that really made her into
Birthday & Family Session Literally two birds and four stones! Book A Family Session Wild & Three Mom and dad worked for all the giggles at this session! At three years this is the last year you can really pick and choose for your littles ones. Mom said she wanted something pretty for the twins
Unicorn Smash! She rocked her session! Book A Unicorn Cake Smash Session Emberly This girl here had so much fun at her session. She was on her A game when she came in! Emberly performed like a natural going from one set up to the next without a tear. Emberly definitely thinks her momma is
Mermaids have more Fun Every girls dream, become a beautiful mermaid! Book A Mermaid Experience Session Nadia, enjoyed being made up into a mermaid with beautiful mermaid make up and I think she loved the idea of a tail and swimming around the studio floor looking for sweet treats! Her mom and I learned that
Family Session Decorate those homes with the ones you love. I don’t know which I love better, black and white or color photos. I think having a larger family photo in one style and the opposite color surrounding the family is so beautiful. Book A Family Session Giggles Family sessions are always so fun. I
Strawberry Milk bath Milk baths are so precisous and a great milestone session! Book A Milk bath Session Now Willow Willow did so great for her strawberry lemonade session. Mom thought she would love the strawberries, and assumed Willow would turn away from the lemons….well, we were both wrong! Willow would not give those lemons
She screams for Icecream! Shiloh had an Amazing time! Book A Ice Cream Session Shiloh Shiloh’s mom said she Loves to dance and is super social and she did not disappoint!! Shiloh showed me her dance moves during her portrait session and then played and played with her birthday ice cream bar! She had the
Rylie’s First Mom wanted something special for her little girl and I think we nailed it! Book A Pink Balloon Cake Smash! Rylie Let me begin by saying that I had the greatest time doing this session. This was the first time I’ve worked with this little angel and I enjoyed every minute of it.
Coming in January! January is sure to be fun in 2021! Check out the sessions here! Four to choose from From health, to diets, to new years resolutions of all kinds we change it up this month. Well at April Joy Photography it is no different! There is going to be 4 exciting new sessions
Gingerbread Lane Another little splash that didn’t disappoint Book A Gingerbread Session Alaia Alaia had lots of fun playing with the marshmellaws and candy. She didn’t want anything to do with us behind the camera though. She found the “snow” to be the most entertaining part of her session as she SO wanted to just
Gingerbread Lane The Best Christmas Cards around!!! Book A Gingerbread Session Ava How fun are these pictures!! Ava wasn’t too sure about the first half of the session, but once she hit that warm water she was ready to GO! Ava splashed and splashed in her hot chocolate bath. She tried to eat all the
Sugar Plum Hot Cocoa This is going to make the CUTEST Christmas Cards this year! Book A Sugar Plum Cocoa Session Emma Claire This little girl was all giggles once she got in that warm cocoa bath! We decided to do a portrait session first in a provided little pink hot cocoa romper. She played
Fall Family Fun Fall truck backdrop set up has been a fan favorite this year! Book A Fall Session Fall Harvest I have been photographing Rylee for a little while now, and she never disappoints! Momma and daddy came today to get in on the pictures. Aren’t they just a gorgeous family!!! I don’t know
Andy’s Room Still a kid’s favorite! who doesn’t like a room full of toys. Book A Barbie Session Deklan She rocked her session. This little girl has the sass needed for a Barbie Shoot. We did princesses poses (can you find the Frozen pose :)), danced and sung the session away. Then the make came
Mickey Man Mickey Mouse is always a fan favorite of one and two year olds! Book A Mickey Session Brandon Little man loved Mr. M, not so much having his picture with Mickey. Wasn’t he the CUTEST in his little suit?! Mom and dad brought out all the tricks, but he wanted it his way.
Win Win WIn! Calling all Football Fans! What a fun session. Book A Football Session Emmy Emmy and her family LOVES FSU so when I heard she wanted to book her third birthday session I knew this would be right up their alley! This session started as just a plain football stadium and I customized
Lumberjack A little plaid a little animal. Book A LumberjackSession Lumber Jack Fun! Lumberjack is always a cute little smash theme, especially for wintertime. This little man had too much with his cake. He wasn’t too sure at first…until he discovered he could beat it with a spoon. Then it was game on! Like most,
Mommy & Me Sunflowers Sunflowers and beautiful girls! Book A Sunflower Session Sunflower Fun This pair was Adorable. She only wanted to play with momma for just a minute. In that minute we captured some great photos. This session was perfect for their personalities, so fun of fun and sunshine! Back to Homepage
Super Hero Twins Super Hero Fun with Wonder Woman and Superman! Book A Super Hero Session Today! Twin Session These two were so chunky and Cute! Mom wanted just a regular session of her little ones. They weren’t quite one yet so they couldn’t stand or walk. They sure did scoot around though!!! When you
Motorcycle Dreams This little boy LOVES his motorcycles, so why not a motorcycle session. Book A Motorcycle Session Today Brently’s Ride Brently Loves his motorcycles and cars. When planning this session I just couldn’t decide seeing he is into Everything. Then he saw a motorcycle and I knew I had to do a classic biker
Knucklehead Garage What little boy doesn’t like to fix things and play with tools?! Book A Garage Session Today Declan This boy’s daddy is a mechanic for Toyota, so it was only fitting that little man dressed up like daddy to do daddy things. He LOVED picking up all the little lug nuts and placing
Fishing Buddy Every little boy needs a fishing session! Book A Fishing Session Today Ricardo It wasn’t very long ago that Ricardo and his brother CJ were in the studio for a cute little pizza making session. At that session Ricardo only wanted to eat everything in site. Today was no different! We had to
Catboy meets Free bird Just a little costume memories Book A Fall Session Today First Halloween This is Chloee’s first halloween with her brother! Isn’t that little free bird the Cutest! Mom picked the best outfit! Nathan came as Cat Boy from PJ Mask. He was a little shy at first but once you bring
Aubrianna’s Pumpkin patch A little taste of fall indoors Book a Fall Session Today! Abrianna She started out shy, but once that music hit her soul she was Good to GO! She sang and danced the session away. Mom said she Loves pumpkins and this session did not disappoint this pretty little girl. Abrianna did
Quak, Quak The duck blind set up is So Cute for little boys in overalls of all kinds! Book A Duck Blind Session Chase This little boy isn’t so premie anymore! He wanted to eat the whole session, stoping for a bite of a snack every chance he got! Chase is such a big boy
Andy’s Room Andy’s Room in real-time! All of Andy’s friends will come to play! Book A Andy’s Room Session Let’s Play They say cousins are life’s best friends! These families are going dressed at Andy’s Room’s Friends for Halloween. So why not have a Andy Room Session?! I think they had a lot of fun
Barbie Dreams Every little girl loves to play dress up and what little girl doesn’t like Barbie?! Book A Barbie Session Deklan She rocked her session. This little girl has the sass needed for a Barbie Shoot. We did princesses poses (can you find the Frozen pose :)), danced and sung the session away. Then
Hey Guys! I wanted to take a moment to showcase some other types of drops! I know my typical style is all about PROPS! Here are some new set ups available.  These are still just as gorgeous but suited for those who may want a little more simple set up! Tell me what you think!
The topic of discussion for today is none other than little Harper, a beautiful sweet shy little mom-mas girl. I photographed her first birthday session as you can see here. She wasn’t really feeling the session. She was so shy so mom wanted a theme that would let her true self come out. I think
Is there any little girl that loves flamingos more than this one?! Yep that is right Ari got to bring in just a few of her flamingo animals and have a little party in stuido. You can tell from the pictures that Ari had a great time! Her session came in three parts. A dance
Hey guys! Today I have a real treat for you, which comes in the form of the doughnuts and pigs! Yep that is right a cute little four year old donut smash with a side of pig kisses. You can tell from the pictures that Rylee had a great time! My birthday sessions are always
Welcome back! Let me begin by saying that I had the greatest time doing the session I’m about to post. This was the first time I’ve worked with Kenzie and I enjoyed every minute of it outside during the beautiful weather. Kenzie said it was her mom who wanted her to do the pictures. She
Woohoo! It’s a boy! Ashlynn & Josh are officially expecting a little man to join their family. The little bundle of cuteness is set to arrive in just a few short weeks.  Like most moms in their final trimester, she is counting down the days until Mr. Grayson is welcomed into our world! She genuinely
Hi again everyone! Let me stop for a second to tell you that I am seriously the luckiest photographer in the world. My clients are always so amazing to work with. That’s true of my session with the Samantha and Olivia!  I met up with them at the studio to have a little mommy and
Hey again everyone! I recently had so much fun photographing these two in studio for spring sessions. They are best buds and always have fun at the sessions together.  Arrianna is all about those animals and loved to lend a helping hand helping Ember round them up.   On the other hand, Ember wasn’t to sure
Hey guys! Today I have a real treat for you, which comes in the form of the this sweet, oh so giggly Leona. You can tell from the pictures that this kiddo has such a a lively personality. She has grown SO much since her Christmas Session.  We met up at the studio so Leona
So we meet again, dear blog readers!  Here is the first of the Spring in Summer Sessions! If the faces look familiar to you, it’s because I’ve photographed this sweet girl, Adalynn before.   I was so excited when I got a message from Bethany saying she wanted to book a session with Adalynn for spring photos.
Studio Maternity Session for Kristine There is just something about pregnancy that makes a mamma glow. Kristine is a stay at home mom to a previous little girl. This go around she is having a little boy! Big sister is going to be so excited real soon. We had lots of fun in the studio
Here is to the start of Family Friday Posts! Check the blog every Friday for a new idea for a weekend activity.  I will include links to my pintrest board as well as amazon to help make Family Fridays simple!  Check out Pintrest for more Ideas & Recipes Click here to check out all the
I just did a fall session for these guys a few weeks ago; the little ones didn’t want anything to do with pictures. When you have fun at a session it makes a difference. I can’t wait to see how this little kiddos grow with each session. 
These two were so fun, so full of energy and no fighting. I don’t know how mom does it. They were Great!  We had lots of fun at this session. I can’t wait to see them again!
It was Freezing but this little girl was so Cute! Sessions can be short and sweet and still capture those beautiful moments of what makes your little ones special. 
This family traveled all the way out to Wakulla County for their family session. It is definitely hard to get the whole family together as everyone grows and transitions into a life of their own, but what a wonderful family they were!  Everyone was so great and willing to climb on everything. Maybe there will
It isn’t everyday you get to dress up and have your hair and make up done, but when you get the chance take it! These woman were beautiful and Chris matched as well. I am so glad I was provided the opportunity to capture these three all together.   This location always provides for great set
The first family to kick off this years PJ’s Experience and don’t they look like they came out of a magazine. Emily & James were just the best to photograph!  These two are why I love to photograph children; so focused and just enjoying life without a worry! Great job mom and dad on these
I have had a lot of families lately tell me they have never had professional pictures done and they are nervous….This family shows you don’t have to be! The best part of family pictures is the memories you are making. These three were great! Little man was up for anything and had so much fun
This family was so cute! The kids…well, they don’t always want to have their picture taken so you just snap what they will allow and then grab some cute couples pictures. How often are the parents actually IN a picture together?! Family sessions should always include just mom and dad without the kids. I would
Tallahassee sure is looking beautiful this time of year. The weather gave us a break for just a few days in order to capture this gorgeous families fall pictures. Dads are always the difficult ones come picture day, I would have to say this dad was the most easy going of all! Three boys Have