Family photos have the ability to freeze moments in time; cherished memories filled with love, laughter, and the unique bonds that bring families together. As a family photographer, I am always on the lookout for magical settings that truly showcase the essence of your family. Here are some of my favorite locations for family sessions:

Princeton University - Princeton, NJ

Princeton University is a photographer’s paradise. With its stunning architecture, lush greenery, vibrant cherry blossoms, and picturesque pathways, it is great for extended family sessions, individual sessions, kids and more year-round.

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Sayen Gardens - Hamilton, NJ

Sayen Gardens is a hidden gem that exudes natural beauty and tranquility. While this site is beautiful year round, the spring boasts even more gorgeous blooms. With its charming bridges, pops of color and inviting benches, Sayen Gardens offers a variety of locations to capture unforgettable moments.

Wheelchair accessible parking spaces are available, providing convenience and inclusivity for all.

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Washington Crossing Park - NJ/PA

Located on the border between New Jersey and Pennsylvania, Washington Crossing Park offers a unique blend of history and natural beauty. While it's a great location year-round, during the fall season, you'll be treated to gorgeous fall foliage that further enhances the enchanting atmosphere. Photo sessions here create stunning images alongside the historical charm of the area. 

Washington Crossing Park is perfect for nearly any type of photo session, including cake smashes, family portraits, couples' shoots, maternity sessions, headshots, and even extended family sessions.

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Weeden Park - Lawrenceville, NJ

This cute park in downtown Lawrenceville is great for a short family session. This gazebo makes for a great backdrop, and there are a few benches and grassy areas as well. 

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John Abbott II House - Hamilton, NJ

The John Abbott II House is a historical gem that offers a picture-perfect backdrop for your photography session. This hidden treasure showcases an array of captivating accents, including a vibrant yellow door and a striking red door that add a pop of color to your images. You’ll also find inviting benches and grassy areas to explore. 

Whether you're planning a family shoot, a maternity session, or seeking to freeze those precious childhood memories, The John Abbott II House is a versatile location with endless possibilities. 

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These are just a few of my favorite locations for family photos, and I am always excited to explore new places that hold special meaning to your family. Together, we can discuss how and where we can capture the most magical moments that truly reflect your family's unique dynamic.

Contact me today to start dreaming up your family’s perfect photo session :)