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The Emily Dowell Photography Blog

Holiday Minis 2023

Mini Sessions

This year is my best studio setup yet at Be Changed Studio in Westerville. I can picture all the sweet moments that will be captured in this light filled studio with modern farmhouse decor and I’m giddy to get started. The studio provides three different spaces to give your photos a variety of backdrops. Plus […]

Milestone Sessions

Mini Sessions

Time goes by so quickly and little ones grow up so fast, especially in their first year.  Don’t put it off until “later”–capture all those sweet milestones before they are gone! The Milestone Sessions are a half-session, perfect for documenting all of your baby’s ages and stages with no fuss. These sessions are perfect for […]

Backyard Session with Family of Seven {Upper Arlington, OH}


This Mama of 5 wanted family photos but was overwhelmed with the idea of getting everyone dressed up and packed up to a pretty outdoor location. While I do really love a coordinating wardrobe with romantic flowy dresses at a gorgeous location they are certainly not a must. What’s most important is capturing your love […]

Backyard Family Photos in the Summer {Clintonville, OH}


This was a quick effortless and fun mini session last summer. Sometimes family’s want a well planned cinematic session with a gorgeous wardrobe and stunning location. I love putting my full creativity behind these. Then there are the in between sessions where you want to capture the beautiful chaos of toddlers and capturing how quickly […]

Couples Photo Session in German Village


Not every couples photo session needs to be an engagement session. These two have been married for a few years and love to document their young married life with their young dog every Fall season. I find this super romantic. They are going to be so grateful to have their young life together documented so […]

Professional Prints vs. Digital Files


  Are digital files providing you with the most value from your photos? If you have ever had any of these thoughts after having a photo session where you only received digital files then you may love a full service experience. “Four years ago our photographer sent me amazing JPEG files; what do I do […]