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Tips on how to prepare for a fresh 48 session created by Eugene, Or based baby photographer Lux Marina Photography

So, you’ve booked your Fresh 48 session. Yay! Now how to prepare for a Fresh 48 session that is relaxed and results in meaningful images. Preparing for a Fresh 48 session involves both practical considerations and personal preferences. Here are some tips to help you prepare for a successful and enjoyable session: Communication in Key […]

How to Prepare for a Fresh 48 Session

Mother holding baby and smiling at toddler son as he meets his new little sister for the first time, birth place photo session, fresh 48 photo session in Roseburg Oregon

Have you heard the term Fresh 48 session and wondered what it is A Fresh 48 session may seem self explanatory to some. But others may be wondering, what is a Fresh 48 session? A Fresh 48 session is a photo session that takes place within the first 48-72 hours after a baby is born. […]

What is a Fresh 48 Session?

Family of five laughing joyfully while tickling youngest son during a fun and comfortable family photography session with Lux Marina Photography

Long are the days of dragging your family down to the mall and forcing them to smile awkwardly at the camera for photos. I’m a 90’s kid, so I remember these photo sessions being so uncomfortable. The images of my childhood display that as well. These family photos did not capture our connection or genuine […]

Outdoor family photos in Eugene, OR

Eugene Elopement Photographer Let’s face it, 2020 has changed us! Gatherings and celebrations are scaling down and that is one-hundred percent okay. There’s a complete old school view that eloping is running off to the courthouse. I can guarantee that there are countless stunning elopement weddings that are stunning, intimate and still an exciting and […]

Five Reasons to Elope in 2021

I am a lifestyle photographer based in Eugene, Oregon. I specialize in candid family and maternity sessions set against stunning locations like the Oregon Coast or Cascades. I also have a big love for intimate in-home family and newborn sessions.

In cultivating a lighthearted and welcoming atmosphere, my goal is to foster a relaxed and friendly dynamic during your photo session. My interactive and joyful approach focuses on capturing genuine moments. Parents who encourage their kids to be kids and explore nature, while trusting in the beauty of authentic connection, are my kind of families. I will provide direction as needed, but I will also step back and photograph your family not just for what you look like, but for who you are. Resulting in imagery that illustrates your family's unique story as masterful works of art. 

I am also a wife, mama to two wild little things, yogi, nature lover, and dance party enthusiast. To me, family is everything. It's my main inspiration in life and I absolutely love connecting with others who share the same view.

I'm Amanda

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of Lux Marina Photography


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