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Ideas and inspiration from Houston photographer

The Best Fall Staples (and where to find them)

The weather is changing (even here in hot Houston), and it’s about time to change over your wardrobe to the cozier pieces. Even though weView full post »

The Perfect Spots for Homecoming and Prom Photos

School is back in session and the high schoolers are already gearing up for homecoming. I am seeing signs for mums for sale andView full post »

“Raise a glass to freedom, something they can never take away”

“Raise a glass to freedom, something they can never take away” – Lin-Manuel Miranda “The Story of Tonight”View full post »

Mariah: Class of 2018: Maureen O'Shay Photography, Katy, Texas Senior Photographer

Senior Session: Mariah, Class of 2018

Mariah is a fun-loving senior from the Class of 2018. Her smiles lights up a room and her positive attitude is contagious. We had a greatView full post »

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Ruebird Market – Katy’s Hidden Gem!

Local businesses make communities special and unique. In Katy, we have access to so many one-of-a-kind businesses and one of my all timeView full post »

Protected: Class of 2019: Senior Portrait Perks!

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July Featured Family: Meet The Thomsen Family

Before every session, I ask my clients what words would they use to describe their ideal portrait session. The July Family of the MonthView full post »

June Feature Family: Meet the LeVriers

Preparing for a photo session can sometimes be overwhelming. What will we wear? Does this outfit coordinate with that one?  Will the kidsView full post »

Session Wardrobe 101: Put Mom First

Okay, moms, this one is for you. When choosing your photo session wardrobe it is easy to become overwhelmed but I do have a very simpleView full post »

Letting personality shine through in your family portraits

Anyone who has ever had family portraits knows it can go one of two ways – the photographer captures your family unit the way youView full post »

Four Tips for a Successful Fall Family Photo Session

Maureen’s Four Tips for a Successful Fall Family Photo Session 1) Lighting! Make sure you photographer has a good grasp on lightingView full post »