From toes to their little nose, we love babies. Stretching, yawning and snuggling are just a few of our favorite things.
I am so fond of these images and the lovely family they belong to.
Hearts entwinedTwenty fingers, twenty toes, two sweet babies with cheeks of rose. Born on the same day, two gifts from above, lives entwined, two babies to love. ~Author Unknown
Double your pleasure, double your fun!
There are two to kiss and to two to hug, and best of all there are two to love.~Unknown
At Soben Studios we love to watch our families continue to return. We love celebrating new life and new milestones with them. We've watched this family grow from two, to three, to four and couldn't enjoy it more.
Scrolling through the international contest winners, I never expected to see my name once let alone twice. I am incredibly humbled and honored to have placed in this prestigious competition. The detailed press release is included below, but to me, the biggest news is that pursuing one's dreams and allowing oneself to take creative risks can be a very rewarding process. Thank you to all of our clients for encouraging me to constantly try harder.
The National Association of Professional Child Photographers (NAPCP) is proud to announce Laurie Levitt of Deerfield, Illinois as a 2014 International Image Competition winner. Levitt competed against thousands of image entries and claimed the second place spot in the Seniors/Tweens category with her piece “In Too Deep,” as well as third place in the Children category for “Jump Right In.”
Designed to recognize the world’s most successful child photographers, the NAPCP Image Competition called for images across a range of category subjects including Maternity, Newborn, Babies, Children, Siblings, Toddlers, Tweens, Seniors and Family. Image submissions were carefully judged by a blue-ribbon panel of experts based on impact, technical merit, composition and creativity.
As an Image Competition winner, Laurie will receive a medallion, priority listing on the NAPCPdirectory, vendor endorsements, NAPCP member points, titles and professional recognition.
Additionally, Laurie will be qualified to win NAPCP’s prestigious Photographer of the Year award which will be announced in 2015.
For more details on the NAPCP Image Competition, please visit http://napcp.com/photographers/competition/.
For more information about Laurie Levitt, please visit http://www.sobenstudios.com
The National Association of Professional Child Photographers (NAPCP) is a member-based association
representing and promoting the community of professional child photographers. The NAPCP provides a
valuable platform for seasoned veterans and rising professionals alike to share their experiences, hone their craft and raise their professional visibility.
NAPCP connects parents searching for child photographers with its members by providing a comprehensive directory and informative articles on what to expect from their professional photography experience. For more information, please visit http://www.napcp.com.
There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.
- Albert Einstein
We photographed big brother when he came into our world and now he's getting to meet his little brother. Big brother wants to introduce little brother to the world. Life is beautiful.
Some people dream of angels, I dream of one and hold one in my arms. - Unknown
We would like to show off the littlest demonstrations of perfection. This is easy to accomplish with this handsome little man. Just visited him at home last week -- he is more adorable with every passing month.
Making the decision to have a child is momentous. It is to decide forever to have your heart go walking around outside your body. ~Elizabeth Stone
“I wonder if the snow loves the trees and fields, that it kisses them so gently? And then it covers them up snug, you know, with a white quilt; and perhaps it says "Go to sleep, darlings, till the summer comes again.” - Lewis Carroll from Alice's Adventures in Wonderland & Through the Looking-Glass
Perfection shines through a wonderful, strong, and courageous woman. It takes all of these to become a mother. Even the imperfect only shines in her beauty and poise.
Even in darkness you can see the beauty in this woman. Living in the city with two boys so close in age presents the wildest of adventures -- and the best of memories.
Another longtime client with a very special arrival. Welcome to the world G. You're handsome from your toes to your nose.