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woman in 3rd trimester at fresh light photography studio

Even waters, bowing down, Making way for you in darkness. Rustling embers of a fire to come. Creating sparks that mark the beginning of you. The depth of a soul engaging with body, Each fragile piece meticulously crafted to carry the notes of the song I sang for you. Intimate maternity portraits are the perfect […]


Maternity Boudoir Portraits to Remember Your Pregnancy

grid gallery wall design for dining room

Gallery walls are gaining in popularity for families as a way to display and enjoy their family pictures in their home, but can be difficult to execute on your own. Deciding on the right mix of sizes, frame styles, and over all balance of the wall can leave families stuck on where to begin. That’s […]

Babies, Family, Maternity, Newborn

10 Stunning Gallery Wall Designs for your New Family Pictures

pregnancy session in heights studio with mom in white dress

For many woman, pregnancy is a time we feel like our most beautiful, feminine selves, but even the most stunning mom-to-be wants to be sure that she looks her best in her maternity portraits.  Here are 5 tips to help you look and feel your best during your maternity photography session. Time it Right Scheduling […]


Looking your Best for Your Maternity Photography Session

leigh ripps helping client choose outfits

It can be really hard to find the right dress for your maternity session. You want something that fits well and makes you feel beautiful, but its hard to justify breaking the bank when you know you won’t ever be able to wear it once your baby arrives. It can also be a challenge to […]


My Favorite Maternity Dresses From Our Curated Closet

family portrait taken in houston

My job as a photographer is to create a record of that journey that honors the moments that create of your family.. These lovely years are often full of hazy, sweet memories that require a photograph to bring it back into clear focus. My role as your photographer in an honor, one that allows me […]

featured, Maternity, Newborn

Telling the Story of a Growing Family

Pregnant mom in lace dress holding belly

Gently guided posing make stunning maternity portraits possible for any Houston mom. If you are like a lot of pregnant moms I work with, you might be worried that you won’t be comfortable or know what to do during your maternity session. But I’ve got a secret for you: I have never had a mom […]


Nicole’s Bump | Houston Maternity Photographer

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