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Author Archives: Claire Hill

Mommy & Me ~ Photography session {Spring, The Woodlands Texas}

Mommy & Me ~ Photography session {Spring, The Woodlands Texas}

As moms, we are often the ones behind the camera, capturing our families memories. This is why I am over-the-moon excited about my new “Mommy & Me” photography sessions. I feel it is important that moms get IN FRONT of the camera. To be captured with their loves, to be IN the Picture… {Seriously moms..it is time to get.in.the.picture!}  Recently, a friend was telling me that when her mom passed, she went through boxes and boxes of pictures spanning a lifetime, looking for a picture of her and her mother together. She only found 2. That makes me sad.

Here is Mel with Gabriella.

One of Mel and Gabriella’s favorite Mommy & Me things to do is bake cookies. In preparation for Gabriella’s 4th birthday party, they are making Cinnamon sugar cookies, from an old family recipe, for their friends, family, and birthday guests to enjoy! I was impressed with Gabriella’s attention span and how well she listened and followed instructions. I silently (and not so silently) laughed throughout the session at her intense concentration which caused her tongue to stick out…so stinkin cute! After our session, Gabriella took out her baby book and showed me pictures of her from birth to now. It is my hope that these images will make it into her book and that she will look back on them with a smile and be able to feel the love of her mother.


Hiding from the storm

Hiding from the storm

Have you ever heard the expression that “The shoemaker’s kids have no shoes?” Lately, I have felt the pressure of trying to balance my full-time nursing career/work schedule, photography clients (planning, shooting, editing, posting, social media, ordering, delivering) and being a mom. I wasn’t taking the time to photograph my own children and capture theseContinue Reading

2013 Holiday Mini Sessions Announced

I can’t believe that it’s already time to start thinking about the Holidays and sending out those holiday cards! This year, I am starting/finishing early. I want my clients to be able to get their Holiday Cards out on time and I want to be able to spend the holidays with my family and notContinue Reading

Little Miracle {Houston Lifestyle Newborn Photographer}

Little Miss Miracle was born at 30 weeks and spent 6 weeks in the NICU.   She is spunky, sassy and a survivor who is here to do great things in this world! I just can’t wait to see her grow!

Bluebonnet Mini Session Favorites {Houston Bluebonnet Photographer}

The Bluebonnet sessions went off without a hitch, except for the random strangers photobombing my clients {ha}. I could probably fill a post with hundreds of my favorite images. All my clients rocked it! Looking forward to next year, but next year we hope to be on some private land!

2013 Bluebonnet Mini Sessions

Sunday April 7th AM: 740a, 800a, 820a, 840a, 900a, 920a, 940a, 1000a Sunday April 7th PM: 500p, 520p, 540p, 600p, 620p, 640p, 700p $65 reservation fee required to hold desired date/time. Payment accepted via paypal. Look forward to seeing everyone again this year! Claire To view my most recent work, please visit me on FacebookContinue Reading

Texas Junkin in Round Top

Treasures as far as the eye can see! I {love} to go “junkin” during Antique Week in Round Top Texas every Spring and Fall. You can find just about anything and everything there. If you are in Texas, grab a bunch of girlfriends and make a weekend out of it!  Hope to see you there!

{2012} Holiday Mini Sessions

Claire Hill Photography now booking for our 2012 Holiday Mini Sessions. Two locations, Tomball and Katy/Richmond. The time changes in early November so I am basing times on when the Farmers Almanac says that the sun will set. Tomball: Friday Nov.9: 330, 350, 410, 430, 500 Saturday Nov 10: 230, 250, 310, 330, 350, 410,Continue Reading

Baby Brenner {Houston Birth Photographer}

Baby Brenner {Houston Birth Photographer}

Birth Photography is one of my favorite things to shoot! Thank you Tara and Ed for letting me share in your special day! Congratulations on your beautiful baby boy!  This post is a little picture heavy.. I debated on making a collage or individual images.

Urban Maternity {Houston Maternity Photographer}

Urban Maternity {Houston Maternity Photographer}

I am so happy for my clients on their upcoming arrival of Boy/Girl Twins!!! Excited to be invited to capture their birth and the babies newborn images!! Truly makes me happy to record this moment in time. Cause as a mom with twins, I am here to tell you.. It goes by so quick!! TheseContinue Reading