Portraits

Man Photography – Portraits of Men in all Their Manliness

By Melissa Gallagher / June 16, 2014 / Comments Off on Man Photography – Portraits of Men in all Their Manliness

Man photography. Lately I’ve been intrigued with portraits of men. Something about the way they act like they don’t want their picture made, but you know they really do. They’ve made a life to be proud of and they have these hopes and ideas down inside them that they never really get to explore because…

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What to expect during your newborn session – Chattanooga newborn photography

By Melissa Gallagher / June 12, 2014 / Comments Off on What to expect during your newborn session – Chattanooga newborn photography

Newborn photography is a special discipline within portraiture that not every photographer can do well – it is about so much more than a technical knowledge of photography and lighting and having the right equipment.  It requires patience and confidence.  It requires an intimate understanding of a newborn’s world – and the world they’ve spent…

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expecting . chattanooga maternity photographer

By Melissa Gallagher / April 30, 2014 / Comments Off on expecting . chattanooga maternity photographer

Ashley and her family are definitely regulars to the Innamorata website and blog. I love that I was able to photograph her while she was pregnant with her second baby boy. Ashley is one of those beautiful women who are just absolutely stunning pregnant. I could have definitely photographed her during her maternity session all…

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Chattanooga Newborn Photographer – There’s Something About First-Time Parents

By Melissa Gallagher / April 22, 2014 / Comments Off on Chattanooga Newborn Photographer – There’s Something About First-Time Parents

To say I love my job as a Chattanooga newborn photographer is an understatement.  I love the sounds babies make and the way they smell.  I love watching them startle reflexively and I love the little faces they make when they’re dreaming.  I love their furry little bodies and their newness.  I love their parents…

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Chattanooga Newborn Photographer – Lennon and Lawson’s Twin Newborn Session

By Melissa Gallagher / March 10, 2014 / Comments Off on Chattanooga Newborn Photographer – Lennon and Lawson’s Twin Newborn Session

I’m absolutely giddy to introduce you to Lawson (the little guy with the dreamy smile) and his 6-minute-older big sister, Lennon!  I am still prone to goosebumps when I recall their birth!  Because they were teeny and a bit early, both kiddos had to spend a little time in the NICU but were none the worse…

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