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No Such Thing As Perfect | Personal My Family

July 1, 2014

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No Such Thing As Perfect | Personal My Family

Maybe it goes without saying that no one is perfect. I can’t tell you how many times the moms I photograph pick themselves apart in their photos.

Let me be the first to say…
I am NOT comfortable in front of the camera.
I’m not happy with my body after three kids….
my hair is frizzy and the humidity in the south won’t let me forget it…
and let’s not mention the double chin which no matter how hard I try..I just can’t hide!

BUT….

Just like I tell all of those women I photograph, you can NOT let it stop you from getting in front of the camera with your family. No matter how hard I may want to pick apart my body in these images, I can’t!! The reason why you might ask….
Because when I look at these photos,

I see the man I prayed for and all of our hopes and dreams that we talked over for hours at the age of 16 and 18.
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I see the answered prayers with our beautiful 3 children after a battle with infertility that still has scars and wounds yet healed…

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I see love, laughter, hope, and a journey where our story as a family is being written everyday…

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A huge thank you to Landon Jacob for capturing our family! I have admired and been inspired by their work for years and it was such a dream come true to meet Jordan.
I will treasure these images forever.

Now comes the hard part in deciding which ones to print for our new wall gallery! So glad I have a HUGE wall to fill up and no doubt it will be covered with these beautiful images of the ones I love!

And to see how much my family has grown, checkout this session with Julie Paisley from almost 2 years ago! The days are long but the years truly are short….

Becky Williamson Photography serves the Charlotte NC, Charleston SC and surrounding areas; specializing in Wedding Photography, Newborn, Family Photography and Destination Photography.Contact us now!

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  1. Renee

    July 1st, 2014 at 8:27 pm

    What a wonderful story! Thanks for sharing. You have a beautiful family!

  2. Amy Hohl

    July 2nd, 2014 at 1:39 pm

    Your family is adorable!

  3. Becky Williamson

    July 3rd, 2014 at 12:23 am

    Thanks Amy!

  4. Tiffani

    July 3rd, 2014 at 2:07 am

    You have a beautiful family and your photos are amazing!

  5. Lindsey Harwath

    July 3rd, 2014 at 3:03 am

    I teared up here Becky! I feel your pain and your joy. Thank you for sharing this part of yourself :)

  6. Ruth

    July 3rd, 2014 at 7:38 am

    Your fam is beautiful and so are you!!! Well done you for getting in front of that lens!!!! x

  7. Kelly Horowitz

    July 3rd, 2014 at 3:28 pm

    This is beautiful! Your kiddos are so sweet!

  8. Amy

    July 3rd, 2014 at 6:06 pm

    Wonderful family photos you will treasure forever!

  9. Kim Hayes

    July 3rd, 2014 at 6:26 pm

    Beautiful photos :) I love all the smiles

  10. Rebecca

    July 6th, 2014 at 9:54 pm

    Such a beautiful family

  11. Maura

    July 7th, 2014 at 5:40 pm

    So beautiful! Such a great reminder of how important it is for us to get in front of the camera.

  12. Christina Corneau

    July 7th, 2014 at 5:52 pm

    Love the story and the images!! You must be so proud!

  13. Karey Ronnow

    July 7th, 2014 at 6:21 pm

    How lovely!! What a beautiful family – way to go mama! Thank you for sharing! XoXo

  14. Jennifer Kohl

    July 7th, 2014 at 8:20 pm

    Beautiful family! So great that you dud this session!

  15. Carrie Beasley

    July 7th, 2014 at 9:21 pm

    I love all of the photos of you and your beautiful family!

  16. Ashley Durham

    July 9th, 2014 at 9:24 pm

    What a beautiful family you have!

  17. ali

    July 10th, 2014 at 4:55 pm

    beautiful!!!

  18. Heather Cox

    July 11th, 2014 at 2:31 pm

    These are beautiful. You look beautiful and I feel your pain about being in photos.

  19. Jessica Svoboda

    July 11th, 2014 at 6:14 pm

    oh wow. These are so precious. Beautiful images Landon Jacob took for you. I just LOVE LOVE LOVE all the sweet connections! xo

  20. Monica

    July 12th, 2014 at 5:29 pm

    Beautiful!

  21. Kelly

    July 14th, 2014 at 1:56 pm

    What a sweet family!!! So glad you stepped in front of the camera :) you’re gorgeous!

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