Friday, February 12, 2010

Auction at The Melting Pot- Richmond, Va. Maternity, Newborn, Family Photographer

I'm pleased to announce that we will be a part of the silent auction this Tuesday, Feb. 16 at The Melting Pot Restaurant. We will be auctioning off a gift certificate for $250 and the proceeds will benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters. The auction starts at 6:30 p.m. and you must RSVP to The Melting Pot Restaurant.

We'd love to have you come to support a great cause and bid on some amazing products and gift certificates. Both cheese and chocolate fondue will be included, along with a $20 gift certificate for a future dining experience. If you haven't dined at The Melting Pot before, this is a great way to try them out (and trust me, you will be coming back for more!). You can get more information here:

You can RSVP to this event by calling The Melting Pot at 804-741-3120.

Saturday, February 6, 2010

Featured in Ana Brandt's TAOPAN e-magazine!

I was so excited to receive an e-mail from one of my favorite newborn photographers, Ana Brandt, letting me know that one of my images would be featured as image of the day in her TAOPAN (the art of pregnancy and newborn) e-magazine. Here is the link to check it out:
Make sure to leave me a comment!

Tuesday, February 2, 2010

Casting Call!

Thank you to everyone who made my last casting call a success. We're going
to do this one more time. I have just gotten a new shipment of adorable
hats and I need two babies to work with (one boy and one girl, twins also
welcome). If you, or anyone you know, is about to give birth, or has a
baby under 3 weeks old, you (or they) could be eligible for a free newborn
mini session with Firefly Photography. Here are the requirements:

-baby must be under 3 weeks old (or under 12 lbs) or due to be born within
the next week (and parent must be willing to commit to complete the
session within a week of the baby's birth)

-you must be sign a model release for pictures to be used both on my
website/blog and in my vendor's etsy store (no identifying information
will be included)

-session will be free, and you will get the photographer's choice of one
full-resolution digital image to use however you would like

-you will have the option to purchase additional images from the session,
but aren't under obligation to purchase anything

-there will be no guarantee as to the number of pictures that will be
taken or the number of proofs that will be provided

-session will take approximately an hour, and will focus on photographer's
choice of poses and props only

-session will take place at my home studio in Midlothian, unless an
upgrade is purchased

-you may upgrade to a full session* (Package A) for $200 ($50 savings)

-those that participated in previous casting calls are eligible, as long
as requirements are met

*please see website/blog for more details on what is included

Please forward this on to anyone you know who may be interested. You will
earn referral credits for those you send who participate. Thank you!

Samantha Parks


About Me

Midlothian, Virginia, United States
I am a photographer just outside of Richmond, Virginia specializing in custom portraiture. I focus on maternity and newborn photography, but also enjoy working with families, couples, and even pets!