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The McHugh Family | Minneapolis, St. Paul, Twin Cities Minnesota | Lifestyle Family Portrait photographer Emily Charais Photography

The McHugh Family.

This family took advantage of my “As You Are” family session on one of the most beautiful days yet this summer.  This is a new session type, but has been in my heart forever.  I’ve always felt like there are people out there like me that are just not the traditional family portrait types, but I just didn’t take the leap…until now.  This family is so full of love, and honesty with each other.  Their interactions were so genuine and heartfelt.  Our session was so relaxed and organic, just how I had envisioned these sessions going.  The entire evening went from farm chores, to play, to a hike in the deep woods, to the most beautifully lit end to the evening on their gorgeous cottage home porch.  As You Are sessions are longer than a traditional session, which gave us so much time to just settle into each other, and let their family just be who they are, authentically.  They truly have built something amazing with their family and farm.

I absolutely adore this session so much, and am offering a discounted rate for “As You Are” sessions booked with me by October 1, 2018, and completed by December 1st of this year.  If you feel as moved by this session as I was, please contact me to plan yours.

Full session pricing and info can be found for Minneapolis and surrounding area family sessions HERE

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Emily Charais is a professional portrait artist available for booking worldwide, but based in the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul Minnesota. She specializes in organic and relaxed Family and senior portraits. She also brings decades of ballet technique knowledge to her dance sessions, making her a unique asset to the Minneapolis dance community.

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