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let me keep my mind on what matters, which is my work, which is mostly standing still and learning to be astonished. {mary oliver: "messenger"}

Month: August, 2013

welcoming caelum august :: northern virginia newborn photographer

I love newborns on film. Even more, I love newborns on film photographed outdoors. It is rare that a mom feels good enough for an outing shortly after birth, so I do most of my newborn sessions in-home. So I was thrilled when, just one week after giving birth, Amber was up for beginning their […]

the birth of caelum august :: northern virginia home birth photographer

Sometimes when I’m looking for the words to say about a birth, I sit with my fingers hovering over the keyboard trying to think of the right words. How do I introduce something this powerful? I want to talk about the way that Jason loved and supported Amber, the way the midwives were patient and […]