Hi there! Welcome to my blog. Other than photography, writing has always been a passion of mine. I regularly keep a journal, I'm known for my extra long emails, and yes, I even wrote a dissertation. So, as Kristine Pringle Photography began to grow, it seemed only natural to retire the paper journal and begin this online adventure. I will use this site for posting pictures and stories from weddings and other photo shoots, and also for sharing personal pictures of the people and places I love. To my super cool clients, I am truly honored that you chose me to capture your memories. I hope that you enjoy the sneak peek of your photos. To my prospective clients, hopefully this will give you a little taste of what it’s like to work with me, and the kind of images you can expect. Thanks for stopping by! ~Kristine **PS - to view exclusively weddings, engagement sessions, or lifestyle photography, use the "categories" link above.
I have known Chris since I was 19. She is my sorority little sister and one of my very best friends. I could go on and on about how much I love her and her family -- hubby Brad and sons Alex & Brady -- how their smiles can light up any room and their laughter is just contagious. Being around them makes my heart so happy, even if it's just for a 2-hour photo session. :)
We did these pictures over the summer at Jefferson Vineyards in the mountains of Charlottesville, and I know they will always hold a special place in their hearts. Here are some of my favorites. Enjoy!
One for the Christmas card. Just beautiful.
Brothers. They are so sweet.
There's that laugh I love.
Mommy's baby, two year old Brady.
And her big boy, four year old Alex.
Next it was Brad's turn.
Brady's reward for taking nice pictures. He got to go up high!
"One more time?"
Big brother Alex.
Still little enough for this too.
About 45 minutes into our session, the boys took a break from the action to hug.
"Big brother, I look up to you".
My heart was melting.
I was clicking through it all, even the falls...
Brady just smiled and got back up...
For more hugs. Me: Everyone say PICKLE!
And then they smiled at me. Such adorable kids!
Mr. J. Crew kids himself.
Just so handsome.
Precious Brady. He had me running.
But every now and then he stopped to pause. Look at those big brown eyes - gorgeous!
Then it was Mommy & Daddy's turn.
I can always count on them to make my stomach hurt from laughing.
I love you guys!
And I'm so proud of the marriage and family you've created.
Shoulder rides are always a hit during a photo session...
We got some really cute ones - my favorite is at the end.
Later it was time for Superman shirts. LOVE. Though I still think Chris should have been Wonderwoman.
What do you get when you take really good pics in the heat?
Lollipops of course.
A little bribery never hurts.
I could post and post...
But I'll end with this one, one of my favorites of the favorites. Chris & Brad, thank you for having me document your boys growing up. I love you all so much! XOXO
Want to see more? Click on the arrow below to see a slideshow with a bunch more favorites. Enjoy!