This is one of my favorite things to do: family house parties. They rule. The people are themselves, comfortable, relaxed. There’s always kids around which —for me— makes the shoot waaaay more fun. I thrive when I am photographing kids playing.
When he contracted me, Bryan told me that his grandma was not feeling too well and that she could not travel all that much as her health was failing. Maybe so but she is a fire cracker of a woman. She told me one thing that struck me especially: at that party, there were 2 sets of 4 generations and she was at the center of it… I mean, that’s pretty incredible.
This was a beautiful party and I loved being there to record it.
Here are some of my favorite stills from the day: