Eagle Idaho Newborn Photographer. When I was in high school I took yearbook as one of my classes. I had always loved photography, but that class helped me to see that I was good at it. I’m not saying this to make myself sound amazing. I’m saying this because in that moment I knew what I wanted to do. I knew what career I want to have when I grew up. My first thoughts when becoming a photographer was to photograph kids. I wanted the styled shoots with the beautiful backdrops and darling clothes. Twenty years ago being a newborn photographer wasn’t really a thing.
As I got older, I went to college and realized going to school at the University of Nevada, Reno for photography was extremely difficult. Most students took photography as a filler course. I knew I would either have to find an art school that could teach me photography or I could find someone to mentor me. I started searching the internet looking for people that I admired and reached out to several to see if they mentored. Unfortunately, many of those photographers said no.
Unfortunately, for my husband, I am not one that gives up easily. I bought a camera, and then I searched the internet on how to use it. I read about every mode and how to use it, every term and what it meant, and it quickly became an obsession for me. Quickly I learned that I preferred studio work to outdoor photography. Looking at sessions that are done outside is so fun, but I don’t love creating them.
My sister in law, then shared a photographer with me that she really liked. Her name was Skye Johansen and she lived just a state away in Utah. When I looked at her website (you can find her work HERE.) that is when I knew that was just what I wanted to do. Skye was a studio and newborn photographer and I had never seen anything like it. I reached out to Skye and asked her if she would mentor me. Luckily, for me, she agreed to teach me.
Since, the time of mentoring with Skye, I have also mentored with Kristen of Son Kissed Photography (you can see her work HERE). Being a Eagle Idaho newborn photographer has been a dream of mine. It’s a dream that I am constantly striving for and living towards every single day. I wanted to share this session of the cutest little redheaded newborn baby. She is seriously the cutest ever.
Rogan was so incredibly good to me. I didn’t see her eyes her entire session. I love her darling red hair, her sweet chubby cheeks, and her parents are beyond adorable together. Thank you so much for sharing your precious newborn baby with me.
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Morgan Mathews Photography specializes in Newborn, Baby, Child, and Maternity, Photography in Boise, Idaho and surrounding areas including but not limited to Meridian, Eagle, Nampa, Star, Emmett, Garden City and surrounding areas