I remember the day my mother disappeared from our photos... 

After having my first daughter, I started to organize my own family photos to show her one day and I made this shocking discovery. I noticed my mother was barely in any photos with me. You could see the progression of my life - my first birthday, the first day of school - but where was my mom? When I asked her about this she simply said, “That’s just not something we did but I WISH I had more photos WITH my children.”

Since that moment, I’ve made it my mission to document the unconditional and unwavering love in all families especially focusing on the love a mother gives her children. As moms, we are the first ones to take care of everyone else and let them shine. But you don’t want to disappear from your child’s memories. You deserve to shine too!

As your photographer, I promise to create images that genuinely showcase your love and preserve your legacy for you and your family to enjoy now and for future generations.


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"You will not be disappointed hiring Shaunae as your photographer! Her photos are always beautiful! She has captured many milestones in my family and my kids' lives. She makes you feel so natural in front of the camera and captures you at your best. We are so thankful for the photos and will cherish them always."

- franzke family


“We have absolutely loved our family portraits with Shaunae. She has such a calm presence and is great with kids and so patient. She has captured the most beautiful connected moments with my toddler even as he ran totally wild and would not sit still. Her imagery is such a family treasure already.”

- Rueter Family

“We were so thrilled with our family photos from Shaunae! Heart exploding! She truly captured our three little ones, their sass, and their adorable personalities. We are very grateful for Shaunae's talents and these beautiful photos."

- mCmillan Family

"Shaunae was amazing to work with. She is thorough, professional, and extremely kind. She was extremely easy to communicate with and our photos turned out amazing. Not to mention she had the photos back to us within the next few days. Everybody deserves beautiful photos! I can’t wait for Shaunae to photograph our family again!"

- Kohlbeck Family

"We are so thankful for Shaunae! I loved how she instantly made us feel comfortable and at ease. The process was a lot of fun and she managed to get a lot of variety in such a quick and efficient time frame. It was perfect for having a little one with us! We definitely recommend Shaunae!"

- Meulemans Family

“Shaunae makes the whole process so seamless and comfortable - you forget you’re being photographed! A photo session flies by and she captures the most precious images that we absolutely cherish.”

- lodel family

Slowing down time with each photo session

The love shared between parents and a child is awe-inspiring and that’s why I put everything I have into maternity, newborn, and family sessions. My goal is to always document the realness and love in every session. It's why I don’t put your child in unnatural poses or rely on props.

Because the best place for your little ones to be is in your loving arms.

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The First Year Collection

Expecting a baby and looking to document their first year of life? I'm happy to offer The First Year Collection! It covers every session from Maternity to their One Year Old Session.
Please inquire for custom Motherhood Collection options at shaunae@shaunae.com.

Maternity • newborn • six month • one year

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