Maternity Archives - ashliebehmphotography.com

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You know that old saying, “You blink and they’re all grown up.”?  It feels especially true that first year of your baby’s life.  You are fully wrapped up in just keeping them alive and happy. It all just flies by too fast. Before you know it they are rolling over, crawling, and then walking, now […]

Documenting Baby’s First Year

Featured, Maternity, Milestone, Newborn

close up photograph of a light-skinned pregnant belly in white lace dress

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Remember a few weeks ago when I shared five reasons why you should get maternity photos taken? You can read it here. Well, I had so many reasons that I decided to split it into two separate blog posts. Today I’m sharing five more reasons why you should get maternity photos taken.  1. Have images […]

5 More Reasons Why You Should Get Maternity Photos

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White Framed Deckled Maternity Portrait of woman in white & gold dress

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Have you been wondering why you should have maternity photos taken? Do you wonder if it’s worth it? I recently polled my followers on Instagram about why they did or didn’t get maternity photos. There was an overwhelming response from people who wished they had but didn’t. I’m going to share a little sampling of […]

5 Reasons Why You Should Get Maternity Photos

Featured, Maternity

Diverse group of 5 pregnant women dressed in white dressed on a rock next to a river looking off into the distance - reason to get maternity photos

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Maternity photo sessions are the perfect opportunity to memorialize this stage of life. And your little one is going to LOVE seeing these images one day. They’ll get to see how excited your family was for them to enter the picture (pun intended!).

Maternity Photo Sessions

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Five Pregnant Mamas in Pink Blush Dresses standing in a field of flowers during their maternity photography session in portland oregon

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This was the year that brought this decade full circle for me. Finally, I did it! I finally made photography my full-time job.  I’m pretty sure my 24 year-old self is spinning her head right now somewhere. You see when I was 24 it was 2009 and I was graduating from Northern Arizona University with […]

2019 Year in Review

Family, Maternity, Newborn

Newborn Photography

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Blue Camas Lilies speckled the wide open space, a wooden plank path ran through the middle, and trees surrounded the us on all sides. When I got through the initial wooded area and discovered the first open meadows at the Camassia Natural Area and viewed this amazing site; I just knew that this was going […]

Wildflower Maternity Session at Camassia Natural Area

Family, Maternity

Family Maternity Photos Camassia Natural Area - West Linn Oregon

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A few weeks prior to our session, Brandi sent me a picture of the dress she bought for her sunrise maternity session and my heart basically melted. She expressed to me that she wanted an ‘Earth Mama Floral Vibe’ and I overjoyed in hearing that! When she said she wanted to wear a floral crown, […]

Sunrise Maternity Session at Rooster Rock State Park

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Happy Mother’s Day! When was it that you knew you wanted to be a mother? Was it when you were little? Was it once you hit your thirties and started seeing everyone else with babies? Was it something that you and your partner decided on together? I’m not a mother yet. But I know someday […]

Happy Mother’s Day from a Portland Family Photographer

Family, Fresh 48, Maternity, Newborn

Mom with one year old son cheek to cheek.

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Early ’18 2018 was a big year for this newborn and family photographer. So, before 2019 begins, I want to reflect, with you, on all of the amazing things that happened this year. As 2017 was concluding, everything was much different. I had just filed for my business license, and my very first paying client […]

2018 Year in Review – Portland, OR Photographer

Family, Maternity, Newborn

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“You know we’re gonna be friends now, right?” That’s what they said to me as we were walking back to our cars after an  amazing maternity session at Powell Butte Nature Park. I was all like, “Um, Yes Please!” Liz and Jason were such a dream to work with. And, ah. Just look at these […]

Powell Butte Maternity Session – Portland, OR

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Pregnant Mom with white shirt and blue sweater and dad in denim sitting on a blanket in nature at sunset