Author Archives: Amanda Rachael

About Amanda Rachael

I am a Mom to 5 children, Wife of Jed, Child of God, Photographer, and Prop designer

180 SF I call my own in Hampton Roads Virginia

  2018 welcomed me with the unfortunate news that my landlord needed my studio space back , but you know what they say,  When life hands you lemons…  So I spent the month of January searching for a new home … Continue reading

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Newborn Safety First

Today I want to discuss the “making of” a newborn hanging image. I say the “making of” instead of the “taking of” because I strongly believe that any hanging baby image should be a composite image that is “made” not … Continue reading

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My small (under 120 sf ) but beautiful new studio space in Hampton Roads Virginia

I’m writing today to inspire other artists and photographers who might be searching for their perfect studio space in a world of retail storefront madness! Every space I could find was HUGE , I’m talking 3000 + SF, it was … Continue reading

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Another Year, Another City

2014 found us saying Goodbye to San Antonio, Texas and Hello again to the beautiful East Coast. We are now thrilled to be living in Virginia. Mild winters, warm summers, and ocean breezes leave a year round Cheshire cat-like grin … Continue reading

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2 years where Have you gone???

I just logged in here to see when my last post was and realized it was feb 2012!!! Holy Wow! Its nearly 2015! What happened to the last 2 + years? Answer… What Hasn’t happened?? Its been crazy busy in … Continue reading

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Baby whispering tools

Its no secret that I am crazy, upside down, mad, super , nuts in love with photographing Babies! When I fall in love with a product, I must share! I recently had the opportunity to photograph 3 new products for baby … Continue reading

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Web site frustration

I currently have entirely too many locations on the web. I can be found as myself on Facebook, and an adoption blog, and a new year resolution blog. I can be found as Amanda Rachael photography here, on facebook, and … Continue reading

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Welcome 2012

So the Christmas photo rush is over and now I get to focus on all of the wonderful things I want to do this year!

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