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This boy has changed my life! He made me an aunt for the first time one year ago and the moment he was born was the moment he became one my most favorite people in this world! Being able to watch him grow over the past year is one of the greatest privileges of my […]

It’s so much fun for me when families already have a specific location in mind and then I get to switch up my routine and shoot somewhere new! Not everyone in this family lives here, so when everyone was in town at the same time, they made sure to get family photos! I loved capturing […]

I’ve done a few cake smashes to celebrate babies turning one, but this was my first time doing one with an adult and it was SUCH a fun experience!! I was so excited when Ireena came to me with this idea, and I absolutely love how it came to life during our shoot! Ireena wanted […]

I’ve known Charissa since we were in 6th grade and it makes me so happy to watch her be an incredibly, loving mom to her adorable baby girl! We’ve talked about doing a shoot together for a while and so when she visited Phoenix close to her daughter’s 1st birthday, it was the perfect opportunity! […]

It’s always fun when someone asks me to photograph a cake smash for their baby, because you never know how the baby will react to grabbing cake, eating it and being allowed to make a mess. And still to this day, all the babies I’ve photographed smashing a cake usually just end up looking a […]

Okay… this setup!!! I can’t get enough of it! I’ve known Adelynn’s mom, Ashlyn, since high school and I’m so thankful that I now get to take photos of her beautiful, growing family! Ashlyn styled this whole shoot!! Everything from having the adorable lemonade stand made, to the simple yet amazing details like the lemonade […]

This little girl is SO fun for me to photograph! I first took photos of her parents almost 3 years ago when they were dating! As they grew as a couple I had the opportunity to take engagement photos, maternity photos and now to document Madelyn’s first birthday! I am obsessed with this girl’s lips! […]

Leah Hope Photography | Cake Smash

A little over a year ago I took photos of this boy in his mom’s belly, then a few months after that I took newborn photos of him and last month I got to take photos of him celebrating becoming a 1 year old!! Siah is such a sweet and content baby who belongs to […]

Leah Hope Photography | Cake Smash Pictures