Children's Photography by Amika Gair Photography in West Hartford, CT

Well, hello. It has been far too long since I made a blog post and I going to do my best to rectify that. Today is a very rare day because today’s date is a palindrome (02.02.2020). I thought that was pretty nifty when I figured that one out. I don’t often get a lot…

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Children's Photography by Amika Gair Photography in West Hartford, CT

If you’ve ever wondered when is a great time to update that family portrait, my answer will always be autumn in New England. Forget that stiff rushed school portrait and opt for a fun fall mini session that will take the time to get to know your family, your children and use all sorts of…

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While attending a "mini" college reunion with some awesome women in Jacksonville, Vermont, I had the opportunity to shoot a quick children's photography session with Lily.

On Columbus Day Weekend, I had the privilege to have a mini college reunion with some awesome women in Jacksonville, Vermont. No internet, no cellphone reception. It was heaven. I honestly cannot remember the last time I laughed that much. I think I did more healing in that weekend than I did over the summer.…

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Children's photography in West Hartford, CT should be joyous at Christmastime.

The holiday season is indeed upon us, as I’m watching the snow blanket the woods, turning West Hartford into a winter wonderland. There is nothing quite as serene as watching snow slowly accumulate. A couple weeks ago, I had the privilege of documenting the “b family” choose their Christmas tree. As a photographer, I could…

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On Sunday, I had an amazing morning playing and laughing with this group of cousins and their grandparents. It was such fun to watch each child interact with their YaYa and Pa. The love the grandparents showed for their grandchildren shined through in family groupings. Featuring families and extended families in children’s photography is fantastic…

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