There’s nothing like photographing people in one of their favorite places. Last week’s family session in Yosemite Valley with the Beels was certainly a prime example of that. Brett and Lindsay Beel share a love for Yosemite, born of their passion for rock climbing, so it was only natural that they introduce their new little man to the mountains as soon as possible!
Nolan made his first national park visit at the tender age of 1 month and 1 day. Yes!!! You heard that right. For a newborn, he weathered the outdoors unbelievably well and was quite content to be held by Mom and Dad as we played around in Cook’s Meadow. Judging by how comfortable and relaxed he was, I’m thinking this is just the first trip of many! Babies everywhere: the bar has been set, and it is HIGH. 🙂
Congratulations Brett and Lindsay on the new addition to your family. I know you’ll miss Yosemite when you move to Pennsylvania, but here’s hoping that these photos remind you of your special time in California. Thank you for inviting me to share in these memories with you.