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Being Intentional about Portraiture

“The cobbler’s wife goes unshod.” Such is blog of the blog designer and the family portraits of the photographer. While I’m often snapping pics of my kids, I rarely intentionally set out to get their portraits. So I’ve decided to try and be intentional about photographing my kids’ portraits – not just snapshots of them […]

10 Candles

No idea how this boy is ten. He amazes me every day.

Unplugged in Pella

Friday night I closed my computer and I didn’t turn it on until Sunday afternoon. This is the longest it’s stayed closed in a long time. Now, I did have a photoshoot Saturday, so I still worked for a few hours but I wasn’t online at all. And. it. was. AWESOME. Iowa is experiencing an […]

Boybarian Christmas Carols

We wish you a holiday surrounded by those you love most. Love, Darcy, Handyman, Einstein, Picasso and Trouble

What do you get… ?

… when you mix this handsome growing boy… … with these? He’s a little bit country. He’s a little bit rock ‘n’ roll.

Meet the Boybarians

Einstein, age 9 Talkative, outgoing, inquisitive, insatiable, hot tempered but quick to cool, loyal, thoughtful, charming, handsome, alpha male. Picasso, age 7 Shy, amazing sense of humor, empathetic, slow to anger but simmers for a long time, beautiful, artistic, care taker, creative. Trouble, age 6 Miracle, comical, affectionate, sweet, mischeivous, charming, inspirational, good friend, loves […]