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Valentine’s Day 2020

February 14, 2020

I love Valentine’s Day. I know I have shared this in previous posts. However, Valentine’s Day 2020 is going to bear little resemblance to what I envisioned. My Plans Of course I had plans. I always do. While the chance to celebrate romance is attractive; each year I also take the opportunity to spend time…

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A Maternity Photo Shoot + A Prenatal Massage = The Perfect Day

February 12, 2020

A maternity photo shoot is priceless! Take it from one who knows, while time during your pregnancy seems to move slowly, once your baby is born it’s incredibly hard to remember back to when you were pregnant. For example, you’ll probably remember how sick you felt and how your favorite shirt no longer fit. But,…

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Why I Love Family Photos: A Guest Blog

February 8, 2020

I love photos. You only have to look at my social media to know that I am telling the truth. I must have shared thousands of pictures to Facebook. But, my photo “obsession” is not new. It’s been forever. A Little About Me My name is Lori and I grew up in Marlboro, New Jersey.…

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Five Questions to Ask a NJ Professional Photographer

February 4, 2020

As a New Jersey professional photographer, I have tons of experience taking pictures of families, couples, newborns and children. The ability to capture a moment in time, forever, is something that to this day I find magical. Over time, I have developed a process for my photoshoots. In short, I know what works and what…

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Romantic Restaurants in and around Monmouth County: Happy Valentine’s Day with a Photographer near me.

February 3, 2020

Romantic restaurants, Valentine’s Day and finding a photographer near me are the perfect combination! I’m a huge fan of this holiday. It’s because Rick spoils me rotten but I also love to take time, step back from life as a professional photographer, and cherish the special relationship I have with my fiance. For those of…

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Sanibel Surprise Proposal

January 30, 2020

Surprise Proposals

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Toddler Photography Tips: It’s Picture Time

January 24, 2020

As a New Jersey professional children’s photographer, I have some great tips for toddler photography. Firstly, I have been photographing children for years, and I LOVE it. That said, I’ve seen, first hand, the stress parents of young children seem to have before and during a photoshoot. Five Tips For Toddler Photography Because I believe…

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Surprise Proposal Photographer

Surprise Engagement Photos

January 17, 2020

Certainly, I plan for surprise engagement photos. Think about it, coordinating a photo shoot is challenging when everyone KNOWS what is happening. Now, add the element of one person having no clue AND the effect a surprise can have. To clarify, preparation is so important! My Surprise Proposal Process Over time, as a professional NJ…

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Valentine’s Day and Baby Photos

January 10, 2020

Monmouth County Baby Photos Honestly, Valentine’s Day photos and babies are so cute ! First, Valentine’s Day is the best because of the hearts, flowers, love and….. chocolate – need I say more? Above all, I love babies. In the same vein, I just have a soft spot in my heart for them. Clearly, some…

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NJ Photographer’s New Year’s Resolutions

January 3, 2020

As I wish you a happy new year, it’ s time to read your NJ Photographer’s New Year’s resolutions. First, it’s important to note that today is also the one of the first days of a new decade. Honestly, I cannot believe how quickly time has passed. That said, I took some time this holiday…

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Manalapan Child Photographer

Best Portrait Photographer: NJ Photographer Award

December 30, 2019

Recently, Expertise.com named me one of the best portrait photographers in New Jersey. First, you should know that I’ve never been a big fan of awards. Therefore, I always said that winning wasn’t everything. Instead, I told my girls to focus on the process. Finally, I wanted them to have fun. Truly, I still believe…

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NJ Photographer: Easy Mid-Week Meals

December 23, 2019

“What’s for dinner??” OMG, when my girls were little they asked this question every single day, sometimes before they even finished breakfast. As a mom, I know how busy the holiday season can be. Between shopping, wrapping, decorating, school events and social commitments, I never had a minute to spare. Now that my girls have…

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Christmas On Sanibel Island

December 13, 2019

I’m spending Christmas on Sanibel Island!!! Honestly, I don’t think the three exclamation points adequately express my excitement. While I LOVE living (and working) in New Jersey, it’s COLD in December. So, the opportunity to escape and spend time in one of my favorite places, enjoying my favorite things (the sun, the beach, shelling and…

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Giving Tuesday In My World – It’s All About The Kids

December 5, 2019

It’s been a weekend of crazy shopping, and lots of photography (of course). The fact that today is Giving Tuesday is good for the soul. We all get caught up in the hoopla of of “good deals”. Honestly, I appreciate that some time is specifically dedicated to “good deeds“. The History of Giving Tuesday Celebrating…

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Black Friday – Cyber Monday

November 24, 2019

This is very unique to PhotosByGlenna. Therefore Petite’ Limited Black Friday Sessions rarely happen -But this year…. $250 includes three digital files and a fine art photography session. Have you ever wanted a beautiful portrait of your family? So beautiful that you would keep it forever and proudly display it in your home? As a…

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