Training with Ana Brandt | Frisco Newborn Photographer

When I first started out in photography, one of the names I started to follow was Ana Brandt. To a layman, her name doesn't ring any bells, but in the photo world, she is a celebrity. Ana speaks and trains internationally to newborn photographers all over the globe. I've listened to hours of online training by her. I feel like I know her life story. And when the opportunity presented itself to train with her in person, I jumped at the chance! Ana was coming to McKinney from California -- on her way to Istanbul, Turkey. Needless to say, it was a great experience getting to spend the day learning a few new tricks to add to my toolbox, and getting to meet the most gorgeous models. Here are a f

Studio Sessions: From Newborn Photos to One Year Photos

Lately, with the colder weather outside, I have been busier in the studio and warmth of my heater. Meet a few of my newest clients! Meet baby Blaine! I absolutely love his full head of hair. He slept like a dream during his newborn photos. His parents loved the neutral colors of cream and brown for what would look good in their nursery. I also got to hold sweet baby Newby. Otis was so adorable in his baby photos! His colors had pops of color to match his nursery. And I absolutely love my mocha colored paper for family shots. The warmth of the skintones are perfect for showcasing a sweet baby. Then, I also met up with baby Luke who turned 1 this week! I took his newborn photos last year, and

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Sarah Beth Van Alstyne is an award-winning photographer specializing in family and high school senior photography in Frisco, Texas and surrounding cities.