I'll admit, I have a soft spot for sessions that are held at home. Incorporating a family's daily environment, where so much time is spent, adds a layer of meaning to photos that aim to capture "who we are right now." NYC has no shortage of interesting and beautiful locations, but sometimes the most interesting and most beautiful are the playroom, the kitchen, the front steps, the street you live on, etc. I photographed this family after they moved from Brooklyn to their new home in The Rockaways. We also made it to the beach down the block. DOWN THE BLOCK!
Probably my favorite neighborhood in probably my favorite season.
They rob us of our freedom, our sleep, our ability to construct a sentence. They take and take. But we let them, we easily give it all away. Open handed, open hearted, and will do it for the rest of our lives. Toddlers think we're crazy. But eventually, they come around to the idea too.
Run run run run run run run. Stop for 3 seconds. Run run run run run run.