Leigh Ann goodin photography

These days it seems like the world is spinning out of control. But sometime between the mad dash on toilet paper and locking down for an unknown period of time at home, I got to capture some sweet memories for the Gibbons Family! You may recognize this sweet family from my first session with them […]

Posted in: Children's Milestones, Family Portraits, Lifestyle Session

March 31, 2020

Last summer before James was born, I got to meet up with the Ott family and capture some sweet moments! This is one of the backlogged sessions I never blogged (because life was crazy is a faster way last summer and fall). Now that we are slowing down and required to spend time at home, […]

Posted in: Family Portraits

March 10, 2020

Mom Life I awoke just before 4:45am to the sound of James calling “Dadadada.” He can’t say mamamama yet ; ) I went in and fed him and rocked him. Then I put him back in his crib just before he seemed to be ready to fall asleep and snuck out. I went back in […]

Posted in: Family Portraits, Personal Stories

March 9, 2020

So much life has happened since we shot this session last summer! I’m no longer SUPER pregnant. Baby James is already SIX MONTHS! Dixon turned Five. Josh cut down his massive beard! In the Headley Family, Madison is over halfway through first grade.Ava wears the CUTEST blonde pigtails. Emmett had grown what seems like a […]

Posted in: Family Portraits, Personal Stories

March 9, 2020

For a Sunday afternoon in mid-December, the weather was lovely! We seriously couldn’t have picked a better day for a portrait session with the Vaughn Family and to celebrate Savannah’s upcoming fifth birthday! The last time we got together, it was the hot end of August and we were celebrating Kellie’s graduation from UAB as […]

Posted in: Children's Milestones, Family Portraits

December 16, 2019

The fall colors were showing out at the Birmingham Botanical Gardens for the Bird Family’s portrait session. It was just cool enough to be excited about fall. It even made us forget how sweaty we were just a couple weeks prior here in Alabama. Connor and Avery wore the cutest matching sweaters, each accessorized with […]

Posted in: Family Portraits

November 15, 2019

It was a mild day for June in Birmingham, AL. The sun was shining and there was a hint of a breeze. I pulled up and parked and saw the Thach Family perfectly dressed for their family portrait session! Sweet Presley and Rhett looked like mini models, with their sweet blonde hair and beautiful blue […]

Posted in: Family Portraits

June 15, 2019

The December weather was mild and breezy. We spent the afternoon dodging rain, and had already rescheduled from the day before. God was smiling down on us, because we just faced a few drops (and it was fun to pop out the clear umbrellas for a few sets). It was so great to celebrate so […]

Posted in: Family Portraits, Maternity

January 10, 2019

Lauren: Leigh Ann!!! Me: Lauren!!! Lauren ūüôā guess what? lol Me: *inserts three¬†PREGNANT EMOJIS* ??? Lauren: YES MA’AM!!! I literally jumped up and down!!!¬†Lauren and I have been discussing pregnancy announcement and maternity pictures since before¬†her and Joey’s wedding¬†in September 2017. With dreams of cotton fields and fall in mind,¬†I knew the perfect spot second […]

Posted in: Couples, Family Portraits

January 3, 2019

Finally, a day for shooting in December that wasn’t overcast! The perfect light was shining as the sun was setting in Hanceville, AL. We had all finished a huge Christmas lunch with my husband Josh’s family. We celebrated with gifts for the kids and dirty santa for the adults. Ashlyn’s due date was just three […]

Posted in: Family Portraits, Maternity

December 29, 2018