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I'm Iris and I'm so happy you're here! My journal is the place to see my most recent work, travels and some of my favorite recipes. Stay a while and say hello! I'd love to hear from you!

Riverton Hospital Fresh 48-Newborn Photography in Utah

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Welcome to the world, baby Hazel! Riverton Hospital fresh 48, April 8th 2024. Fresh 48 photography is always so special. There is no experience quite like those first hours after finally meeting your new baby for the first time. Baby Hazel was one of the most precious babies I have ever photographed, her cute little […]

Newborns

How To Prepare For Your Utah Newborn Photography Session

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March 18 2024. Congratulations! Are you looking forward to your Utah newborn photography session with your little one? One of the most frequently asked questions I get as a Utah Newborn Photographer is how to prepare for a lifestyle newborn photography session. I know preparing your family for your session can seem overwhelming therefore I […]

Photo Printing Ideas – Utah Newborn Photographer

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March 18 2024 Turn your session into a keepsake with this beautiful legacy box. Available in 4×6 and 5×7. The perfect little addition to your home decor to keep your new favorite memories close. Whether it is on your coffee table, nightstand, work desk or home desk, it is a beautiful way to showcase and […]

Families

Why Family Photos are important- Provo Photographer

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February 19th 2024, Big Spring Park Family Photos. Every stage of parenthood, whether you are a first-time parent, managing a newborn, or raising toddlers or teens, each season is unique, special and worthy of documenting. As a sentimental mama, I’ve learned the importance of documenting every season. The moments with our children will pass in […]

How to choose a pediatrician in Salt Lake City

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February 5th 2024, Whether you are just expecting your first baby or just moved to the Salt lake City area, finding the right pediatrician for your family can be difficult. A pediatrician will be involved in your child’s journey for years. It is important to find a doctor that you can trust. Always follow your […]

Maternity

What to pack in your hospital bag| Salt lake city family photographer.

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December 10th, 2023. As a Utah Newborn Photographer and a mom, I know prepping for a newborn can feel a bit overwhelming. There are so many options out there about the best car seat, stroller, crib, breast pumps, so many bottles options, etc. You will be busy searching to find the best for your little one. I […]

Date ideas while pregnant- Salt lake city newborn photographer.

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December 7th, 2023. Becoming a parent is beautiful but also a life changing experience. Once baby is here It can be hard to find time alone to enjoy just for the two of you. In the meantime, take advantage of the fun things to do as a couple while expecting. Here are 5 fun things […]

Families

What to wear for family Photos | 5 Tips from a Utah family Photographer.

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November 17th, 2023. I know selecting outfits for everyone can be one of the most challenging parts of planning a photo session. I often hear moms say: “It only took 3 trips to the store”. The wardrobe you select will make a huge impact on the final appearance of your photographs this is why as your […]

In home newborn photography | Saratoga Springs, UT

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November 14th, 2023 Posed newborn photography started in the early  90’s and its initial popularity is often credited to Anne Geddes. In home lifestyle newborn photography has not been around for that long but it is increasing in popularity, especially among modern parents who want to capture natural, everyday moments that are more family focused. If […]

''Iris is amazing!! she knows her stuff when it comes to lighting. 

MY PAST CLIENTS SAY...

We used her when we did our fresh 48 pictures in the hospital, and finding the right light in those rooms can be so hard! She was an expert at moving things around to get the best picture. She was also so personal and knew how to work with not only our newborn but our toddler too (which can be so difficult) She even thought about bringing a special picture book for our toddler. It was so sweet! I highly recommend using Iris. She is the best!

-The kelleys

-Catlyn & neil

Iris was exceptional to work with, she was responsive and informative. I told her what I was looking for and sent her a couple of photos that I liked, and she couldn't have done a better job. She captured my family perfectly in our maternity shoot, aside from having two-2-year olds that were interested in anything other than taking pictures. I highly recommend Iris as she has a keen eye for beautiful moments.

Hiring Iris was 100% the best decision we made for our maternity shoot.

-THE WINDELLS

She took her time ensuring that the lighting was great for each area and was specially great keeping our 4-year-old interested in taking pictures so we could get all the shots we wanted. She was super responsive and was able to  get our photos back so quickly! We highly recommend her!

Iris is phenomenal! She took newborn photos for our family and was amazing to work with her.