Lifestyle Portraiture Overview

A family portrait is one of the most important things you can have in your home. While your life changes around you, it's so nice to have a permanent reminder of your family at a specific time in your lives.


“You don’t choose your family. They are God’s gift to you, as you are to them.” 

-Desmond Tutu


“You don’t choose your family. They are God’s gift to you, as you are to them.”

-Desmond Tutu


“I sustain myself with the love of family.”

-Maya Angelou


“Unconditional love is loving your kids for who they are, not for what they do… it isn’t something you will achieve every minute of every day. But it is the thought we must hold in our hearts every day.” 

~Stephanie Marston


“What greater thing is there for human souls than to feel that they are joined for life – to be with each other in silent unspeakable memories.” 

~George Eliot

“Feelings of worth can flourish only in an atmosphere where individual differences are appreciated, mistakes are tolerated, communication is open, and rules are flexible — the kind of atmosphere that is found in a nurturing family.”  

~Virginia Satir


“I think the family is the place where the most ridiculous and least respectable things in the world go on.” 

~Ugo Betti

“A mother discovers with great delight that one does not love one’s children just because they are one’s children but because of the friendship formed while raising them.”

~Gabriel Garcia Marquez


“Families are the compass that guide us. They are the inspiration to reach great heights, and our comfort when we occasionally falter.”  

~Brad Henry