Raise your hand if trying to take a photo of your toddler makes you want to pull out your hair.
Maybe you’re one of the lucky ones who has a quiet 2 year old. If so, you are extremely blessed and should thank your lucky stars. Also, I might hate you just a tiny bit.
If you have a rambunctious toddler like I do, take comfort in knowing that all hope is not lost! It is possible to get a good photo. Even on your phone!
Have you had the chance to explore Larsen Lake Blueberry Farm in Bellevue? I took the kids there this week to do some blueberry picking. Of course, being the family photographer that I am, I couldn't resist bring the camera a long to capture some fun lifestyle photos of the kids.
School's been out for two weeks now here in Bellevue, which means it's vacation time! Photos are the best souvenir from vacations. Nothing you buy will evoke more memories than the photos that you take. Recently, we had the joy of taking our first Hawaiian family vacation. Of course, I took more photos than necessary. Looking back on all the photos that I took, I've compiled a list of my top 5 tips for capturing meaningful photos on your family vacation.
First birthdays are a big deal. In Korean culture, the celebration can be as big as a wedding, bar mitzvah, quinceañera. While we didn't go quite that big for Baby J's first birthday party, it certainly was a big deal to us.
Bellevue Family Photographer Jennifer Lukes shares why sending her three year old to preschool was the right decision for her family.
Before I became a mom, I thought it was a bit silly to send a child to preschool for two years. Why do they need to go when they're three years old? They're still babies!
We're pretty lucky here in the Seattle area. When the eclipse happens this Monday, we will come fairly close to totality. Here in Bellevue, we'll see a 92% obstruction of the sun at 10:21 am. That's pretty exciting!
Rather than photographing the eclipse, read how I plan on safely viewing the eclipse with my family.
Come celebrate this Seattle dog's third birthday with a cake smash session by Jennifer Lukes Photography.
As parents, we often do some crazy things for our children. It can make some non-parents raise an eyebrow in bewilderment, but when we see the joy in our babies' faces, we know it was worth it. Maybe even crazier are some of the things we will do for our fur babies.
As we celebrate World Breastfeeding Week, Seattle Eastside family photographer Jennifer Lukes shares a personal story about her breastfeeding journey with her eldest son.
Can you pinpoint the worst day of your life? I can. It came just 4 days after Little M was born.
Bellevue family photographer Jennifer Lukes Photography explores the wonders of Luther Burbank Park on Mercer Island.
One of my favorite things to do with my family is go on adventures. Now, they're not epic adventures like Frodo's out of the Shire (nerd alert!), but they're always fun!
One of our most recent adventures took us to Luther Burbank Park on the North End of Mercer Island. This park is pretty amazing! It has something for everyone.
Seattle Eastside family photographer Jennifer Lukes Photography celebrates father's day with a family session of her husband and children.
He's not a superhero.
He's not perfect.
But he is a good dad.