Cozy Fall Family Photographs in Northwest Arkansas
Ready for some cozy fall family photographs? Wonderful! You’re going to love this one!
Honestly, I’m not even sure how to start this post! Carrie is one of my favorite friends (she is literally the best coffee date) and her family recently moved across the country! And before moving? You know we had to take some photographs! We love this sweet family so much and I’m just so excited to share these beautiful photographs! And want to know a beautiful moment?
This one! Carrie and Mitchell’s youngest is a total mommy monster (hahaha) and I told Carrie I’m framing this because there’s documented proof he once reached for me while she was holding him. Hahahaha. He’s done it more than once but at least I got this one as proof!
One Of My All Time Favorite Families + Favorite Friends, Too!
I first met Carrie and Mitchell when I photographed their wedding!
This will never not be funny to me and will never stop being funny to me. I have incredible brides and, so often, I’ll become friends with them years later. With Carrie, I liked her immediately when we met at Red Kite Coffee for her wedding consultation (wayyyy back in 2014!) and, a few years after that, we started having coffee dates and she quickly became one of my fave friends. She is so awesome, her family is so lovely, her and Mitchell are the cutest, and these photographs are just such cozy fall family photographs. I love each and every one!
And yessss. Y’all would be so proud of me – and Carrie, too! Neither of us cried while taking these photographs.
Did I cry later? Obviously! Did I cry during the shoot? Not even a little! Love this family, love these photographs, and feel so lucky that, a decade ago, Carrie and Mitchell decided to hire me as their wedding photographer! Love how friendships can form in the most unexpected ways! It’s the best!
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Based in Fayetteville, Arkansas Lissa Chandler is a portrait and wedding photographer. Lissa is also the owner of Opal and June where she offers mockup photographs, bookish + history merch, and the dreamiest photoshoot dress rentals. Additionally, Lissa is the host of the podcast Your Photographer Mom. As a creative photographer in Northwest Arkansas, Lissa doesn’t niche down on a genre. She niches on a feeling instead! That feeling? The huge, happy feeling of hope and excitement that you feel as a kid opening up a huge box of 120 crayons. Sound like a feeling you remember? Let’s shoot!