alexia ballantine photography

Washington, D.C., Northern Virginia, and Maryland Maternity,
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As a Maryland Mini Session photographer, nothing makes me happier than serving my clients year after year and watching their families grow up. I have had the honor of photographing this lovely (and oh-so-gorgeous) family three times over the years and each time has been so much fun! This fall mini session was no exception! […]

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Jul 2, 2024

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As an Potomac Newborn Photographer, I am often asked when the ideal time to capture your baby’s early days is. The “photographer” answer is that the ideal time is when baby is less than 14 days old, ideally around 7-14 days old. With that said, I have never turned away a newborn baby due to […]

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Jun 24, 2024

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Lake Huron Michigan Portraits One of the things I love most in life is to travel, and it is always so special traveling to my beautiful home state of Michigan. As a North Potomac newborn photographer, using photography to document my own family is something that brings me such joy. We spent a lot of […]

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Mar 27, 2024

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I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again 1 million times but photographing families over and over again is such an honor. As a Northern Virginia Family Photographer, watching families grow through the years and being asked to photograph them multiple times is a gift that I don’t take for granted. I have photographed […]

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Mar 18, 2024

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Our Family Portraits I am not just a Potomac family photographer, but I am also a big consumer of photography myself. The DMV has incredible photographers, many of whom I am lucky to call my friends, and my family is just like any other when it comes to the desire to capture beautiful memories of […]

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Mar 11, 2024

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As a Potomac family photographer, it is such a gift to capture every stage of your family milestones. Every new addition, every birthday, even every year. This was my third session with this beautiful family! I have loved watching their family grow over the years and we had so much fun during this mini session […]

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Feb 19, 2024

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As a Maryland family photographer, I pride myself in curating each session for the vision that each individual client has. Whether it is light spring photos or bold fall photos, my style remains consistent while we adapt locations and wardrobe to fit your vision. This holiday-inspired family session took place at the exact perfect time! […]

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Jan 29, 2024

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As a portrait photographer that specializes in maternity, baby, and family photography, I pride myself in curating your session down to ensure your vision comes to life. Elements from wardrobe and session timing to glam and location can all be critical pieces that elevate your session and experience. Importantly, while wardrobe is by far the […]

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Jan 25, 2024

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Top Picks For Photo Session Dresses As a Maryland newborn photographer, I have a few favorite brands that I always recommend to clients when they ask where to find for gorgeous dresses for their photos sessions. My favorite shops range greatly in both price and style, allowing for The ABP client closet is constantly growing […]

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Feb 14, 2023

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l may live in the largest county in Maryland, but I actually live in a pretty small rural town. Nate and I decided to move here right before the pandemic hit and honestly the majority of my clients are from Washington, DC, Northern Virginia, and a decent way south of us in Maryland. As a […]

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Feb 11, 2023

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