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About bluecloverphoto

I am located in Northeast Florida,using advanced lighting portraiture outdoors, in-studio, children, families, on-location, engagement, couples, weddings, maternity, individual, teens, seniors pictures, etc. Serving Palm Coast, Palatka, St Augustine, and other areas in and around Northeast Florida. Willing to travel.

B & Z – getting ready for NYC!

These beautiful twin sisters are preparing for an amazing trip to NYC.  We set up a day to have a photo shoot to update their portfolios.  It was hot, super sunny, a little windy, but all worth it and they … Continue reading

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Florida Blueberry Picking

Some of the coolest things about living in a rural county are the self-pick farms.  My cousin lives right down the road from a “u-pick” blueberry farm and it is a definite Must-Visit spot for us at least once a … Continue reading

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Little Miss “S” is One!

My very first official cake smash session!  I loved that it was for an old friend’s daughter’s first birthday.  It was AMAZING.  And the cake was delish (yes, I tasted it)!  Happy first bday miss Sadie. And Big Brother got … Continue reading

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4 generations of ladies

Not many families have the opportunity to have a generational photograph taken.  I have one in my baby book that was taken when I was about 3 years old.  It’s a 5 generation photo of the ladies of my mother’s … Continue reading

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The Roberts Family

This time, we are at Princess Place Preserve.  For anyone that has never been there, it’s a beautiful old place complete with an ancient home built for a princess that is still in near perfect condition, many old barns, and … Continue reading

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J family at the farm

It had been four years since we were all together for these family photos but back at the family farm, we meet again.  The little boys aren’t so little anymore.  The first photo below was just a crazy coincidence…the dogs … Continue reading

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Lifestyle photos for Christmas

Kris is always up for something different.  This time, she asked for a lifestyle photo shoot of making cookies and eating ice cream with the hubby and their daughter.  This was too much fun because they just did what they … Continue reading

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Family Photos for Mom from all her kids

This photo shoot was organized by siblings with their families to give mom a wonderful gift for Christmas.  They had a wonderful spot picked out that belonged to a neighbor.

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Family photos on the River

More family photos for Christmastime.  This time I got to go to a BEAUTIFUL spot on the St. Johns River to meet up with this family.

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New Hampshire Family Pictures

I recently visited upstate New Hampshire to have some “off” time with my best friend.  While there I most definitely had to take some much needed family pictures.  The day was extremely windy and while we hoped for so much … Continue reading

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How to photograph glow-in-the-dark objects

I had a friend ask me for help on photographing glow-in-the-dark objects.  With October and Halloween right around the corner I thought others might be interested in learning how to better use their own DSLR’s to capture the essence of … Continue reading

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Elizabeth’s Senior Pictures and Lightning!

Was anyone else on the beaches earlier tonight (Crescent, Butler, Treasure, St Augustine or anywhere else between Palm Coast and north of St Augustine)?  I was out at Matanzas and Crescent Beach taking some senior pictures for Elizabeth along with a few “couples” shots with her … Continue reading

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Little miss A is ONE!

I love it when a child is having a birthday, especially those younger years.  They change so much, so fast; everything is new, exciting and an adventure.  Little Miss Anslee is turning ONE and has hit many milestones recently including walking.  Her … Continue reading

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Lacrosse – Starz PAL in G-ville

I experienced my first ever lacrosse game at the Sunshine State games in Gainesville.  I love the action and quickness of the game.  I could, however, have done without the extremely hot June Florida heat and the unyeilding cloudless summer … Continue reading

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Roberts Trio

The great thing about photographing families time and time again is that I continue to learn about each family member.  Take the Roberts’ girls, for instance….I have been around this family since before any of these girls were even born … Continue reading

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Waiting on Bayli | St Augustine Maternity Beach Session

Ahh, the beach!  There’s no place like it.  The salty air, the birds, and amazing sunsets.  I have known Amy and Josh for a few years now but had never done any photography for their family.  I was very excited to shoot them … Continue reading

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Dion Wedding

Fun Fun People!! Congrats, Michelle and Dave!

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Another beautiful sunset tonight | Palatka Photographer

So, it was another beautiful sunset and I was inspired to shoot my kids again (with the camera, of course) My son…he came up with this on his own.  So silly

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My kids at sunset

my own boys at sunset near home…(meter for the background, add a little fill flash, voila! Beautifully exposed images)    Or a silhouette, if you so choose 🙂

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Cedar Creek FTR faves – MX

I went to the FTR race at Cedar Creek on Saturday.  Some of my favorite shots of races are the colors.  And in this case, all the helmet cams. For those who may not know, Hare Scrambles have the racers begin OFF their … Continue reading

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College Grad Pix – downtown St. Augustine

Got the shot below while she was getting settled on the ground.  It ended up being one of my favorites from the whole shoot!  I love her profile and how calm she looks.

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Roberts Family Photos – St Augustine

The first family photo for the Roberts family with their new addition!  We met at the Mission grounds in St Augustine, where A&G were married.  The mission grounds is where it all officially began and now that their family is complete what … Continue reading

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Lane Family

At the Riverfront in Palatka

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George family

I had the pleasure of shooting the George family in Green Cove Springs early this morning…What a good time!  We went to several different locations.  There was a beautiful building covered mostly with vines, an old brick building and road … Continue reading

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Wimberley family 2012

Had so much fun talking to and playing with little B!  He’s so full of energy and life…I remember when my boys were that small.  Thanks for having me capture this fun day for your family photos this year!

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Boles wedding party!

Congrats, P&E!  I had a blast, as expected at your Barn wedding party!

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Babys first Halloween!

Baby N on his 1st Halloween!

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Linda and Jonathon

I had the awesome opportunity to shoot the wedding of Linda and Jonathon.They were married at the Putnam County Shrine Club and had a beautiful day!  It was very laid back and reminded me of a summer day with a … Continue reading

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A Country Engagement – Boles

One less fish in the sea… I was very happy and excited to take these engagement photos!  Congratulations, Emily & Preston!  I cannot wait for your wedding.

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Princess Lexie turns 3!

Lexie got this beautiful dress for her 3rd birthday.

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Butler Park, St Augustine

Most people that know me know that I LOVE photography and I’m very willing and eager to share what I know with others.  Recently I had the opportunity, once again, to share the knowledge.  We discussed camera mode settings (we … Continue reading

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St Augustine Pier for Wed Night Concert

Shot these while hanging out at the St. Augustine pier listening to the Wednesday night concert.  I typically have my compact Sony Cybershot with me wherever I go so that, in instances like this, I am prepared to get some … Continue reading

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Dunns Creek Sunset

Taking a sunset ride down Dunn’s Creek looking for Gators….season starts on Wed for my hubby!  All images below shot with a Sony Cyber-shot DSC-w570 compact digital camera on Program mode. This one is my favorite!

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who knew there was a cow pasture there?

I went to visit a friend last night who is due to have baby #4 (I know, wow!) any day now.  Well, she’s not really due YET, but she’s having contractions and may have the baby any day now.  I … Continue reading

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a hand-painted and airbrushed maternity belly

My brother is super talented, especially with paint and some brushes.  We were inspired by some belly painting we saw online and HAD to give it a try.  And when Stephanie agreed to be our first willing participant we were both very excited.  … Continue reading

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Princess Place photo shoot, Flagler County, FL

I had a great time shooting Emily and her grand-daughter from Arizona at Princess Place Preserve in Flagler County for the second time.  Family photos mean a LOT to me.  I’m my own family’s historian and finding photos, especially meaningful … Continue reading

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Integrate your Wordpress blog with Facebook!

So excited to be trying out the new integration of my blog page with my facebook page thanks to a handy website, blog, and newsletter from Photography Web Marketing Guide! Looks to me like this will be a huge timesaver!  … Continue reading

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Valentines Boudoir Special | Keystone Heights Studio

 Sexy Angel photo shoot.  In cooperation with KJ’s Photography in Keystone Heights.  We are shooting this Valentines special for 2 days only! Check it out! Bring your sexiest outfits and heels. Be prepared to have a great time.   Your little … Continue reading

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Just a walk through the Old Town | St. Augustine Senior Photographer

 I met this beautiful young lady and her mother in Dowtown St Augustine for her Senior Pictures.  Angela was visiting her mom for Christmas break from Maryland and wanted some Senior Pictures done while she was here.  We walked several … Continue reading

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The George Family | Palatka Family Photographer

 Last night I had the greatest pleasure of photographing one of the best families I know, The George’s.  You guys are truly amazing people, a wonderful family and all-around awesome friends.  Thank you so much for having me take your family photos … Continue reading

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Today I am Greatful For…indoor Christmas lights

  Today I am greatful for christmas lights in the daytime.  I have been home for most of the day and have my christmas lights on inside.  The cheery essence that those little lights add to my home is something … Continue reading

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Today I am Greatful For…little handprints

  Today I am greatful for my kids’ handprints in the dirt on the side of my truck.  They have been there for days and every time I see them I smile 🙂  Enjoying the little things in life…

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Another Baby’s First Christmas 2011 | Satsuma Photographer

  Another 1st Christmas! Baby Declan is now 5mos old.  Here’s a peek…

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Baby’s First Christmas | Satsuma Photographer

 We introduce little baby Bobby – His first Christmas! Thank you for inviting me into your home again and for having me shoot yet another set of family memories for you all.

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Storybook Cottage Fall Photos | Palatka Daycare and Preschool Photos

 I had the wonderful opportunity to shoot the fall photos for Storybook Cottage Daycare and preschool last week.  We set up a fall scene and also got headshots for a more traditional school photo.  Thank you, Storybook Cottage, for having … Continue reading

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Enjoying the water {East Palatka, St. Johns River}

I am blessed to have family that loves the water.  I went out with my parents and kids today on the beautiful St. Johns River in East Palatka.  We enjoyed the boat and riding the SeaDoo that has been broken … Continue reading

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Waiting on Braxton | Maternity Photography

 My newest releative…on the way, Baby Boy Braxton.

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Look Who’s Two! | Milestone Birthday Pictures

 Little Miss L is turning Two! It’s hard to believe that she’s two already.  Walking, Talking, Sassiness coming out…Adorable little girl.  We shot her two-year-old portraits at the Ravine Gardens in Palatka.  I know I will get to see her … Continue reading

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Hurricane Irene photos {St. Augustine Pier}

The last set of my Irene photos.  These were taken at the St. Augustine Pier yesterday (Friday) afternoon.  

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Irene kite surfers {st. augustine beach photography}

 These kite surfers were enjoying the winds from Hurrican Irene just inside Matanzas Inlet yesterday afternoon.  Very cool to watch.

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