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newborn baby photo

April 28, 2020

Sitter sessions are so much fun! This little (big!) guy did so great. I mean, is there anything cuter than a baby in a bowl? These Simple Studio Sessions are perfect for documenting important moments in life, especially all those big milestones in the first year! Schedule your own Simple Studio Session here!

Baby Teddy’s Sitter Session | Southern Pines Baby Photographer

September 16, 2017

Sometimes as a photographer, my families just make my job too easy! This gorgeous family was so amazing to work with. We struggled with some challenges, namely: some very rude fire ants. The ants, unfortunately, found their way onto the feet of the littlest model of this bunch over and over! She was quite a […]

Classic Family Portraits | Pinehurst Family Photographer

August 10, 2017

This studio maternity session of this stunning mommy-to-be was SO fun! She totally rocked her session. She posed like a pro, and we laughed our way through the whole hour. The flowy maternity gowns accentuate growing bellies perfectly, and the simple studio backdrop allows us to capture gorgeous images comfortably away from the sizzling inferno […]

Studio Maternity Session | Pinehurst NC Photographer

July 21, 2017

Here is a peek at a recent outdoor maternity session. This mommy-to-be was amazing, and smiled through the 94 degree weather! The lush greens in this beautiful location made a perfect backdrop for her baby bump. I would say these images were worth the heat and sweat! This is one of my favorite¬†outdoor session spots. […]

Outdoor Maternity Session | Southern Pines NC Photographer

July 19, 2017

Last night I brought my daughter out to test a new location, and to test whether or not this little flower wreath would actually photograph well! (I’m not gonna lie, I had my doubts as it looked a little sad in person. I think it looks cute in the pictures though!) Little girl outdoor portraits […]

Little Girl Outdoor Portraits | Southern Pines NC Photographer

July 14, 2017

Yesterday my son and I spend a few minutes photographing a Simple Studio Session of him with one of his current favorite toys. I love how the focus is just on him and his toy. We were able to really capture his personality in this quick 30 minute session! We had lots of laughs, roaring […]

Little Boy Simple Studio Session | Aberdeen NC Photographer

July 13, 2017

This little muffin modeled for me recently to create promo images for Simple Studio Sessions! I love these quick sessions for updated photos of your little ones. They are an amazing alternative to cheesy school photos! These are perfect for babies up to tween-aged kids. Amy Lachney Photography currently offers two background colors: the bone […]

Simple Studio Sessions | Pinehurst NC Photography

July 7, 2017


Amy Lachney Photography is a full service portrait photography studio serving Southern Pines, Pinehurst, Aberdeen, Sanford, and Raeford North Carolina. Amy Lachney Photography specializes in classic posed newborn portraits, as well as baby, maternity and family portrait sessions. All images on this website are subject to copyright by Amy Lachney Photography.