Northern Virginia Newborn Photographer
Another beautiful day at Tamieka Smith Photography. Meet baby Emma! She is such a sleeping beauty. She slept virtually the entire portrait session; even when we incorporated Mom, Dad, and big sister.
Air Force Promotion
It was a beautiful warm June Wednesday morning in DC where we gathered outside the National Archives for an Air Force Promotion Ceremony. Although it was warm, there were plenty of smiles in anticipation of the pinning on of the new rank of Major.
12 Best Fairfax Maternity Photographers
Today I received an email stating I was selected as one of the best maternity photographers in Fairfax, Virginia. I am thankful to all the families and moms who have entrusted me with the honor of documenting their timeless memories. I am so blessed to meet and photograph many beautiful expectant mothers.
All wedding photos are the same. Or at least, they have the same goal: deduct all traces of stress and capture the one shining moment in between a gaggle of bridesmaids, ushers pounding on the groom's back, and in-laws! Did I mention in-laws? Engagement photos are the business, though. We're surrounded by several beautiful locations possibilities in Northern Virginia, Washington D.C., and Maryland.
Doing it for the Gram
Anybody alive in 2017 with access to a internet-waffled device knows that it is the ultimate call and duty of their privileged position to “do it for the gram,” Instagram that is. Now, “it” could be anything, literally anything. You could be recreating a Michael Jackson move in a parking lot, reciting the Qur’an backwards, body contorting to a poetry podcast, or lifting a fifty-pound object with your eyebrows; any of these events – which have all happened – can be undertaken, so long as you do it for the gram.
Hello, I'm Tamieka, the owner of and photographer behind Tamieka Smith Photography a Los Angeles family photographer in Torrance, CA and Northern Virginia/National Archives Promotion Ceremony photographer in Torrance, CA. I am happy you came to visit the blog! I hope you find inspiration and helpful tips. In addition, to a peek into my life as a family photographer.