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Harper | Family Portraits at Queeny Park Dog Museum

When a session feels like meeting up with old friends, I am reminded of just what a privilege it is to walk through life with people as a photographer. It has been so much fun watching Alex and Madeleine become parents. Your little blue-eyed girl is the sweetest! Check out Harper’s newborn photos here!   […]

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SPRING 2019 MINI SESSIONS | ST. LOUIS FAMILY PHOTOGRAPHER

SPRING MINI’S 2019 $175  | 25 Minutes | 10 edited digital images | option to purchase additional images |Mini Style Guide   MINI SESSION AVAILABILITY Sunday, April 28th – Oak Knoll Park Saturday, May 4th – Queeny Park Saturday, May 11th – Creve Couer Park 5:30 | 6:00 | 7:00 | 7:30 Mini sessions are […]

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Family Photos 101 | St. Louis Family Photographer

You know that it is time for updated family photos, but you feel a little bit of dread (except you’d never admit that to your spouse, since you practically begged them to agree to do a session). I’m a professional photographer – I take photos of people for a living – I should be a […]

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DANIEL | ST. LOUIS FAMILY PHOTOGRAPHER

It was such a treat to photograph the Daniel Family. Chris and Ashleigh have three kids under 2. Yep, you read that right. When Ashleigh wrote and asked if they could bring bubbles, I knew it was going to be a fun session. They were so laid-back with the kids, and I just love how […]

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WACKT | Central Illinois Family Photographer

I’ve known the Wackt family for several years now, and they really just keep getting more photogenic! I watched the leaves fall from the trees that week and was hopeful that we would still get the perfect fall colors. My day was made when I got to the site and there was a vibrant yellow […]

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DAY | Family Session at Forest Park

College roommates, in each other’s weddings, pregnant with our firstborn daughters at the same time, we’re both photographers, and most importantly – we are still such good friends, which I am incredibly grateful for. Gretchen and Josh have been such a gift to Spencer and I over the years. I am so thankful for Gretchen’s […]

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ROSEN | Family Session at Oak Knoll Park

There was laughter, snuggles, running, swinging, and chasing during the Rosen’s session! This was the third year that I’ve gotten to capture this family’s photos. I just love watching families grow up! Molly Thomas Photography specializes in engagement, wedding, family, and senior photography in St. Louis, MO and central IL. Love what you see? Contact me for […]

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Hayter | Family Portrait Session at Shaw Nature Reserve

I got together with the Hayter family for a portrait session just a couple of weeks before Keith and Sabrina’s wedding! They had already gotten engagement photos done due to time constraints, but I really like to work with my couple before the big day, so we decided to include the whole family! There were […]

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THORNHILL | Family Portraits in New Town | St. Louis Family Photographer

Even though they don’t live in New Town anymore, Scott and Kaylee thought it would be fun to go back for their pictures, and oh I am SO GLAD that they did!! The canal, the pretty streets, weeping willows. It was beautiful.  Scott and Kaylee are such dear friends, and it has been a joy […]

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HARPER | First birthday portraits at Queeny Park | St. Louis Child Photographer

I first met Harper’s family when her big brother was 3 months old. A couple years later and Harper arrived! I’ve now gotten to take both of their one year old portraits. We always sneak in a family picture and some with big brother too, of course! Have I mentioned how much I love the […]

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