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  • Welcome to my blogsite!

    A website and blog all in one, making it easier for you, as a client, to see everything in one place.

    I am a wife to a wonderful husband & mom to two incredible children-Leah & Jake. As you will see my style is all about capturing the real child with natural smiles. I focus on showcasing their true personality & expressions, not having a child sit still and say 'cheese'. I will laugh and play games with your child while striving to have our sessions stress free and fun for all.

    I've been in business for over 6 years.

    Sessions are on location or at your home using the available natural light. I am located in Northern Virginia & book sessions for the entire DC metro area.

  • Bio photo courtesy of Stephanie T Photography.

Beautiful day at the Beach {Northern Virginia Baby Photographer|Heather Leigh Photography}

Remember the two sweet sisters from below. Well mom decided she wanted another session at the beach, how could I pass up taking their sweet photos again..This is an awesome example of ‘what to wear’ for you session, thy coordinate nicely with each other and the location…

Kelly Q - April 23, 2010 - 3:08 am

These are so sweet! The 3rd one with their backs to you is my favorite!

Jen - April 21, 2010 - 6:42 pm

These are great! Such cute girls! So nice to see one of mom and the girls.

Kari - April 21, 2010 - 6:30 pm

Beautiful! #3 would look great on a canvas!

Shannon Flores - April 20, 2010 - 7:31 pm

They are too cute! Love the colors and the one of their backs with the baby’s hand on her sister is precious!

mrsjling - April 20, 2010 - 6:54 pm

Wonderful colour! Great shots!

larissa - April 20, 2010 - 6:23 pm

wow! perfect job on these!

Charlene Hardy - April 20, 2010 - 5:09 pm

I love their outfits, this is such a great location. The pictures are great!

Krista - April 20, 2010 - 1:31 pm

Beautiful… love the colors and light!

stephanie greenwell - April 19, 2010 - 6:41 pm

These are so beautiful! What a mother’s day treat for her!

megan - April 19, 2010 - 6:41 pm

these are beautiful! I love the one from behind…the way the baby’s arm is on her sister is just so precious. great capture!

Beth - April 19, 2010 - 12:25 pm

Adorable. Love all the color!

Zenia - April 19, 2010 - 6:39 am

I love their outfits too! Great job!

Angela - April 19, 2010 - 3:51 am

Love the colors.. Cute captures!

toki - April 19, 2010 - 3:38 am

These are simply darling! love the colors!

Beth - April 18, 2010 - 11:57 pm

What cuties! I love their outfits!

Nicki - April 18, 2010 - 9:07 pm

what cute little girls, nice work!

Mandy - April 18, 2010 - 11:42 am

What a beautiful location! Great job!

Master ‘F’ {Northern Virginia Children’s Photographer|Heather Leigh Photography}

This little 1 1/2 year old guy was on the move. A little shy at first, but he quickly warmed up and was soon holding my hand and ready to play.

Kari - April 21, 2010 - 6:31 pm

Great images!

MeghanW - April 21, 2010 - 3:37 am

Such a cutie! These are great

Shannon Flores - April 20, 2010 - 7:32 pm

He is such a cutie! Nice shots

larissa - April 20, 2010 - 6:24 pm

oh my goodness, he is way too cute. i love the shot inside with his dog!

shannon - April 20, 2010 - 2:50 pm


Beth - April 19, 2010 - 12:27 pm

What a cutie! Love the last shot with the dog.

Zenia - April 19, 2010 - 6:39 am

Love the second shot! Great job!

Melissa - April 19, 2010 - 3:50 am

Love the image of him and dog!

toki - April 19, 2010 - 3:39 am

Wow, these are wonderful images! Toddlers are not always the easiest subjects to photograph but you did an awesome job!!

Maternity | Northern Virginia Maternity Photographer {Heather Leigh Photography}

Can you believe M is 34 weeks Pregnant? with her 3rd! She looks awesome. Can’t wait to meet your daughter. Enjoy your sneak peek…

Michelle - April 20, 2010 - 7:09 am

Beautiful! I especially love the colors in the first but all of these are fantastic.

Jennifer Lauren - March 29, 2010 - 2:40 am

What a beautiful mom to be, well done!

Melissa - March 24, 2010 - 5:33 am

I love the colors in the first image!

Laura - March 24, 2010 - 5:27 am

Beautiful! I especially love the colors in the first but all of these are fantastic.

Toki Lee Kanitz - March 24, 2010 - 4:11 am

that first one is to die for!! just beautiful!!!!

Hannah - March 24, 2010 - 3:41 am

She really does look amazing. These are beautiful shots- I love the first one!

One Year Old Miss S | Northern Virginia Children’s Photographer {Heather Leigh Photography}

You may recognize this cutie, I had the pleasure of taking her 3 month and 9 month pictures as well. She has been happy and easy going each time, always willing to give up a smile…Enjoy your sneak peek mom!

Toki Lee Kanitz - March 24, 2010 - 4:08 am

oh my gosh, these are just SOOOOOO precious!!! Truly wonderful images!!!

Hannah - March 24, 2010 - 3:54 am

She does have beautiful eyes! I love how they match her dress in the first couple shots. Great work!

Laura Brett - March 24, 2010 - 12:00 am

What a little sweetie, great job!

Trisha - March 23, 2010 - 11:33 pm

Oh. My. Goodness!!! This little girl is just gorgeous!! Great photos!

Kelsey - March 23, 2010 - 10:03 pm

She is so precious and has the most beautiful eyes!

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