Archive for July, 2009

How wonderful does A look with only a month left until her due date?! The M family is expecting their new addition soon, and little T is going to be a big brother! He was quite the chatterbox during our session : )

M family, here’s just a few for now….




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R & J, I had a great time meeting up with you on Saturday night! Congrats on your soon-to-be son, I cannot wait to meet him.

As I was about to post these,  I realized I didn’t include any with J for your senak peek on the blog! I’ll add one later on, promise!


For now, here’s just a couple… : )




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I posted just one picture below of baby Levi. As promised, here are a few more!





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Meet Levi, official sneak peek coming soon!



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Grandma Lorraine: Oh my gosh, what a beautiful photo and yes baby. This is so...cute... Grandma Lorraine

I met the “B” family last night for some maternity/family photos before the arrival of their baby girl. They were so cooperative with me and easy to work with.

S, you look gorgeous! I cannot wait to meet the little one SOON!

Enjoy your sneak peek!

15 unique comments from friends/family, and they get a 5×7 on me!




One of my new favorite maternity photos. : )







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Kristy: Love that 3rd picture. It's awesome Val.

Sara: Wow! Valerie....I love them so far....I actually had tears in my eyes....thank you for a wonderful session....cant wait to see the rest!

Kathy: OMG! That little Sam is not so little anymore!! Y'all look adowable and I hope and pray that all goes well for you guys. Sara, you look GORGEOUS; love the 'do and the eyes. Nice photography as well.

Marie Rodgriuez: Sara you and your bump and your two men are simply beautiful....great pictures....very unique!

I simply cannot believe Mary is already halfway to one! I really love photographing babies this age because they have so much personality. Mary was no exception, she is such a happy baby and had me smiling during the entire session! Here’s some of my favorites from the day, it was VERY hard to narrow it down to just a few to show on the blog!









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Kristy: Love them!

Shelly Anglin: Those are beautiful! What a joy to see such wonderful moments captured on film. Thanks for sharing!

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Remember this rockin couple? Well, they are now a Mr. and Mrs. I had a BLAST with them in Vegas! (Really, I did. My husband and I crashed their after party at a club and danced the night away). : )


Here is a SUPER small sneak peek from the big day. There’s much more to come later!

Congrats R&R! I wish you all the best!





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Now I may be biased, but I think our family makes some pretty cute babies. :  ) Meet Kennedy, my new (and first!) niece.

We have anxiously been waiting for her appearance for a while now, and we are so blessed to add her to our family.

B, S, enjoy the sneak peek : )









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Lori: Just beautiful!! And so tiny!!! Love the one in the hands!

Becki: LOVE. She's beautiful!

Jennifer: She's perfect! Great shots. I especially love #5

Kristy: Does S get a 5x7 for comments? Either way. S, you look fantastic. That is such a precious picutre.

Important Update!

July 14, 2009




If you’d like to book a session at my current pricing, it must be booked by July 24th. A price increase will go into effect July 25th. Sessions booked between today and July 24th must occur before September 1st in order to lock in the current pricing.  We have big things coming to Valerie Ackerman Photography, including DIGITAL COLLECTIONS!! : )

Current clients on a baby plan or clients with a deposit already received, rest assured! Your current pricing is guaranteed.


And here’s a couple pictures of my boy, enjoying a hot July day in the water.  :0 )






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Francine Valenzuela: I just luv my Grandson!

rose: THESE are so fun!! Where they taken at the new fontana park by Summit High school?

FYI, I will be leaving town this afternoon on my way to Vegas to shoot a wedding this weekend.  I will take my laptop and blackberry and try to answer any e-mails when I have time. Please be patient as I may not reply immediately.

If you’re waiting on a gallery, I’m working on them while I am there so don’t worry…they will be up soon!


Have a great weekend!



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