Can I tell you how much I love first birthday sittings? It’s so much fun to watch the babies explore their cakes. And wear their cakes. And smash their cakes… The only drawback is that I always leave with a craving for cake. So check out two of the cutest brothers around:
I have to thank the little guy on the right for the inspiration to throw all of those little plastic balls in there — it wasn’t part of the original plan. We did this shoot in their family room and he was playing in a porta-crib filled with the things as I set up the balloons. He got a kick out of throwing balls onto my backdrop while I worked. I thought it was brilliant! It added a whole new layer of interest to the setup. Way to go baby!
And now, just to give you a taste of what it’s like to do a photo shoot with two busy one year-olds: