Last week I spent time at home in Kansas City, MO making some natural style photos of my new baby niece Clara, and her wonderful mom Molly. I love these kinds of photo sessions… laid back and documentary; capturing the little moments of life with a newborn that are so fleeting. Even at two months old, this… Continue reading Baby Photography at Home in KC, MO – Natural Style Portraits of Clara
I am so excited to share that I was accepted as an artist at the Art in the Park event in Columbia, MO this summer! The festival runs June 6th and 7th, and I’ll have a booth with tons of fine art photography prints, mostly focusing on my floral intimacy series, but some fun macro… Continue reading Art in the Park Festival 2015 – Columbia, MO – Floral Intimacy!
It’s no secret that I have a thing for leaves with raindrops… this time, I thought I might pick up the leaf with my hand and see how it looked as a black and white picture. I think I like it. ;)
I spent some time going through my archives for rustic and vintage style outdoor farm photos… and here’s what I found. Jersey and Belted Galloway cows, all kinds of goats, sheep, chickens and horses. I even found an alpaca photo… well, part of one. I’m not sure I’d go so far as to call these… Continue reading Rustic Farm Photography – Cows, Goats, Sheep and Chickens – Columbia, MO
I am beyond excited to share the news that my photography website for family, newborn, maternity and senior portraits in Columbia, MO is finally updated! It took me four full days, but I absolutely love the way it turned out! If you are looking for family pictures, or know someone that is, please get in… Continue reading Documentary Family, Newborn and Maternity Photography – Columbia, MO
I spent the afternoon wandering our backyard with my 100mm macro lens, in search of photos that show the beauty (and bounty!) of the recent ice storm in Columbia, MO. Here are some of my favorites… it’s amazing how transformed the landscape seems with just a layer of ice!
While photographing a recent outdoor family portraiture session, I realized how GREAT of a prop the playground can be for children’s portraiture with a documentary twist! I spent the afternoon keeping up with these agile kids while they ran from slide to swings to stairs… made super fun pictures and got a work out! ;)
So, I promise not to fill up my photo blog with pictures of our own baby… but I hope these are at least really fun to look at, even if you aren’t one of the two proud parents of this new baby. ;) I’d love to photograph more newborn and baby portraits around Columbia… if… Continue reading Newborn & Baby Portraits – Columbia, MO – Welcome Jack Bittle!
Here is a set of high school senior portraits I shot recently. I am a freelance photographer based in Columbia, MO… to see more of my portraiture work, please visit www.katiebarnes.com/portraiture.
I made my first visit to LA to visit my little brother Chris in Venice Beach a few weeks ago. I found lots of pretty things to photograph… here is my first installment of photos, appropriately titled, cacti, etc. ;)