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My Top 3 Beach Photography Tips That Will Instantly Improve Your Images

I recently hosted a number of Mommy & Me Photography classes and had so much fun teaching tips and tricks to a group of moms who wanted to learn how to take quality photos of their kids. When setting up these classes, I stressed that no fancy equipment was necessary. The only prerequisite was an …

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Cape Cod in the fall by nicole bedard photography

21 Images That Will Have You Booking A Fall Trip To Cape Cod

Summer is the most popular time of the year for travelers to enjoy the sun, surf and food of Cape Cod, but I prefer the Fall. I no longer have to fight traffic, wait in long lines at restaurants or struggle to finding a spot for my chair on the beach. If you want to …

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Road Trip: Cape Cod

Now that the weather is warming up in New England it's always fun to take road trips to favorite destinations like Cape Cod.  The weather is always a mix of fog, bright sun, rain and windy beach breezes, so it's important to pack warm and cool weather clothes.  Seasonal stores and ice cream shops are …

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First Flight: Traveling with a Toddler Across the Country

I've wanted to travel, via airplane, with my son for some time, but there was always something that made me hesitate and not book the tickets: his age, temperament, fear, other parents horror stories, the list could go on.  Growing up my family always took a yearly vacation and I'm glad my parents made the …

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My Instagram Favorites: Blizzard of 2016 Jonas

While snowbound this weekend, I enjoyed looking at all the coverage of the blizzard on Instagram.  Images are still being posted and I could spend way too much time reviewing them all.  Below are some of the images I enjoyed the most, ranging from DC, VA, NY, and MA.  I also included links to all …

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A Storm I’ll Never Forget: Washington D.C. Dec. 2009

I've told this story many times and with all the current social media posts from friends in the D.C. and Northern Virginia area preparing for a significant snowstorm this week, I'll share it again.  I lived in the Northern Virginia area for a number of years and already experienced the mass chaos that occurs when …

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A 21st Century Photographer: My Story

A few years ago I inherited the Bedard family camera and it had been decades since I last saw it.  When I opened up the hard leather case so many great memories came rushing back.  Although I love the vintage look, it's hard to believe how much technology has advanced in such a short amount of time. …

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