Tucson, Arizona | Lifestyle Portraits at JW Marriott Starr Pass Resort

On Memorial Day weekend, I had the pleasure of getting a ‘mommy vacation’ with my good friend Jessica Rouse. I didn’t bring the camera out until the last day or two because we literally layed around the lazy river for 2 days, talked and drank cucumber margaritas. Once I did bring out the Nikon, I
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Blayne | Flagler College Senior Graduation Pictures

I really enjoyed photographing Blayne’s Flagler College senior portraits especially when they gave me free reign to be creative. Congratulations to this beautiful soul as she continues her education into the Masters program. Location: Aviles St. Vilano Beach

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Van Ryn Lifestyle Session | Washington Oaks Gardens

I absolutely adored this entire family and it was a BIG family reunion. I often get asked what exactly is a ‘lifestyle’ session and there are several ways I explain it. For me, it becomes personal. I get to know you a bit before I start shooting. I then get to see how you’re family
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Brittany | Lighthouse Park Maternity Sesh

I just can’t stop looking at this beautiful mamma and all of the greenery surrounding her in these photos.I know I’ve said it before but I sure do love our little city of St. Augustine. This mamma has a special place in my heart and I’m so looking forward to her new addition that will
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Zadie | Newborn Lifestyle Session

I don’t even know where to begin with this little family. Without oversharing, I can say that I’ve been there from the moment their first, Arwen, was birthed into this world. I like to say we were are birth buddies. Newborn lifestyle sessions are so fulfilling for me because 1) I get my newborn fix
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Erin|Modeling Portfolio

I’ve been so busy over the last 3 months with all of my amazing clients that I’ve been unable to blog since September. I’m going to try and blog at least 1 or 2 day to catch up because I have so many beautiful people to share with everyone. Erin’s session is one of those
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Fall Mini Sessions 2016 | St. Augustine,FL

Hi all! I may be a little late to the game but I’m now offering fall minis October 23,2016 and November 12. There will be very limited space so make sure you book now. Payment is due at the time of booking. If they sell out, I may consider doing one more in November. $150
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St. Augustine Fashion Week | “MODA Alcazar 2016”

I’ve been so excited to be a part of St. Augustine Fashion Week and with one under our belt, we are preparing for Fall 2016 at the Lightner Museum. We have such an amazing team of people behind it all with Brittany Alphonso as the lead and visionary of this fun and collaborative event. I
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Avery | Lifestyle Newborn Photography | Jacksonville,FL

I photographed this sweet family when they were pregnant with Avery for a fall mini session and I love being able to come back and celebrate in the arrival of their new bundle shortly after birth. Newborn photography is more to me than babies posed in odd positions. It’s about celebrating the life that surrounds
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Hayden | Newborn Lifestyle Session | Jacksonville,FL

Newborn Lifestyle Photography I’ve been pumping out the blogs now that my mom has been here helping me with my own little people. I feel that it is so important to share some of my favorites from each session. Hayden was another quiet soul and every time my camera clicked, she stared right at me.
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Whistler Newborn Lifestyle Session | Jacksonville,FL

I simply LOVE babies. I’ve toyed around with the idea of becoming a doula because I love babies THAT much. I was so excited to do a lifestyle newborn session with the Whistler family and their twins. They were so well behaved(no,really) and had their parents calm nature the entire session. I left their house
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Weber Family | Lifestyle Maternity St. Augustine

This little family used to live in St. Augustine and recently moved back up to their home state of Pennsylvania. Katie returned back to her favorite city JUST to birth her 3rd son with her midwife. Talk about commitment! I loved everything about this beautiful sun kissed session with Katie and all of her boys. I’ll also have
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2015 Fall Mini Sessions

2015 was an exciting and busy year for us. I was so blessed to meet and photograph all of these lovely families for our fall mini sessions and we used 3 locations: Alpine Groves State Park, my neighborhood(St.Augustine South), and Marineland Beach. You’ll notice a couple of things. OF COURSE, yes, I grabbed the traditional
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Fall Mini Sessions | St. Augustine,Florida

This year we are offering fall mini sessions and have space available for November 8th at Alpine Groves State Park. These will be great gifts for family or Christmas cards:) Limited space available! 15 minutes 10 high res downloads If you’d like to reserve your spot, please email me at dawn@daybreakphoto.co

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Pratt Family Lifestyle Session

Have you ever met one of those families and you feel like you’ve known them all of your life? Well this is the way I felt when I walked into the Pratt’s family home. I’m really honored when people ask me into their living space because I know that’s a sacred and private place that
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Milana | Newborn Lifestyle

Congratulations to this beautiful couple on their baby girl, Milana. I loved everything about this session and meeting this sweet family. Beautiful light filtered through their home as I photographed Milana in her ombre colored swaddle blanket and between the mint and cream tones in her nursery and her calm and peaceful spirit, this was
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Lifestyle Sessions | The Smith Family

I’ve really enjoyed photographing families in the comfort of their own home and these sessions are often called ‘lifestyle sessions.’ The Smith family just had their 4th precious little bundle of joy 8 days before AND moved from a different state. Super parents indeed:) Between the couch hopping, snack eating, baby holding, and newborn snuggles,
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Bookhout Maternity | St. Augustine,FL

Jenny & Dan are getting ready to meet their precious baby girl and I am IN LOVE with her name. Anyone that knows me KNOWS that I am obsessed with Lord of the Rings so let’s hear it for a drumroll… Her name is Arwen. These parents couldn’t get any cooler but they DID when
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Women Entrepreneurs | Just Make Things

I’m a mom boss, a creative type, work at home/stay at home photographer, and passionate soul so whenever I’m asked to photograph someone doing what they love best in the comfort of their own home, I feel so humbled and honored. I got to do just that with Jamie Galley, a brand strategist and designer
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EMBER & IVY BOUTIQUE | FASHION & LIFESTYLE PHOTOGRAPHY

Women’s Bohemian-Chic Clothing Boutique I’ve recently had the pleasure of photographing for the new and trendy boutique Ember & Ivy. Anyone that knows me knows that I love shooting fashion so when I’m asked to do so, I jump in with all my heart and soul. A couple of years ago, I was able to
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BANANA BREAD BABY | SPRING 2015 FASHION

I’m always excited to photograph the latest and greatest from Banana Bread Baby’s newest collection for spring and summer. Look at these beautiful children(first and foremost),fabrics, and vibrant colors. We were able to shoot within one hour before the noseeums(because you literally can’t see them here in Florida) devoured us. If you haven’t already, check
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