Family portrait session

Tips on how to prepare for a family portrait session.

By Miranda

Tips on how to prepare for a family portrait session.   I am well aware of the struggles when preparing for your family portrait session. I appreciate the hard work my clients put into it. I thought it might be helpful to give you a few tips on how to prepare for your session the…

Newborn Photographer Saint John

Saint John, New Brunswick newborn photographer

By Miranda

Saint John, New Brunswick newborn photographer I had the pleasure of meeting these soon to be parents during their maternity session. The day they were to see those images this beautiful newborn decided to make her appearance. Once I got to meet this little newborn, I felt so happy to see her round little face.…

Newborn Photographer Saint John

Saint John, New Brunswick Newborn Photographer Miranda O’Leary Photography

By Miranda

Saint John, New Brunswick Newborn Photographer Miranda O’Leary Photography                                                               This sweet little newborn might have been one of the smallest little newborns I have…

Newborn Photographer Saint John

Newborn Photographer in Saint John, New Brunswick

By Miranda

  Newborn Photographer in Saint John, New Brunswick When they are your own babies, often in the hustle and bustle of the day, you sometimes miss the moments that are to be treasured with your newborn baby. I know this was very true for me with all 5 of my children. I have a hard…

Family Photographer Saint John

Family photographer in Saint John, New Brunswick with the VIP Triplets

By Miranda

Family photographer in Saint John, New Brunswick with the VIP Triplets. When looking for a family photographer in Saint John, New Brunswick. My outdoor studio space will be the perfect fit for your family of any age or size. It is always fun to watch the little ones roam and discover the entire studio has to offer…

Newborn Photographer Saint John

Newborn photographer in Saint John.

By Miranda

Newborn photographer in Saint John, New Brunswick.    There is nothing that pleases me more then to snuggle a new baby only a few days old. I take great pride in the fact I am selected to create memories that within a few short weeks has past by. The newborn so small, sleepy and smelling…

Saint John New Brunswick Wedding photographer

Sarah and Justin’s wedding day in Saint John, New Brunswick.

By Miranda

Sarah and Justin’s wedding day in Saint John, New Brunswick. A June wedding day in Saint John is not often without its share of rain. This past month has not been the exception to this rule, unfortunately.  However, the rain never stops me from giving my clients a great experience and portraits that they will…

Saint John New Brunswick Photographer

How Miranda O’Leary Photography began.

By Miranda

 How Miranda O’Leary Photography began. I sit here today thinking back on how Miranda O’Leary Photography started out for me, and I want to share a bit about my entrepreneurial journey. I was working full time raising two babies and struggled each day just getting out of the house. I started to wonder what else did…

Busy boys in my life.

By Miranda

Busy boys in my life. Now that the busy season is coming too a end. I am planning on continuing my personal blogging for my own memories over the past few months. Hoping to help me reflect on how fun these days can be, along with how quickly they are flying by.  My goal over…

Give back month with Miranda O’Leary Photography

By Miranda

Give back month with Miranda O’Leary Photography.               The month of October and wanted to give back to a charity that is very close to my heart https://boazglobal.com . My sister and nieces went on a mission trip a few years ago,  the need was seen by them and I wanted…

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First Birthday Session with Miranda O’Leary Photography, Saint John, New Brunswick

By Miranda

    First Birthday Session with Miranda O’Leary Photography, Saint John, New Brunswick One candle on the cake. Your child’s very first birthday. Such a milestone; and how far you’ve come. It seems like just yesterday, they were swaddled in blankets; so tiny and new. But now, a whole year has passed. And before you…

Saint John New Brunswick Wedding Photographer

Saint John ,New Brunswick wedding photographer. Janis and Jack’s wedding day.

By Miranda

  Saint John ,New Brunswick wedding photographer. Janis and Jack’s wedding day. This was a flashback wedding for me. All the way back to grade two.   I had run into my grade two teacher a few years back at a wedding that I was working. She told me when her daughter was getting married…

Saint John New Brunswick Wedding Photographer

Saint John, NB wedding photography

By Miranda

Saint John, NB wedding photography The first wedding of the season for Miranda O’Leary Photography has taken place. It was so nice to share in this day with Erin and Noah. To get out in the sunshine again and to feel nothing but happiness and love was so up lifting. It was a wonderful day…

A moment of presence and self reflection.

By Miranda

A moment of presence and self reflection. Since the arrival of the twins, a year ago, days in my home-life are becoming a little easier. I had a moment of reflection the other day. I stood in my living room taking note of the time on the microwave to see if nap time was approaching.…

Saint John New Brunswick Wedding Photographer

A photography tip on outdoor lighting

By Miranda

A photography tip on outdoor lighting. I think its time for a blog post on photography tips, with a few examples. Outdoor lighting, at the best of times, can be tricky.  Lighting can change from minute to minute as the clouds go by. One of my biggest pet peeves are pockets of light coming through…

Saint John New Brunswick Wedding Photographer

My wedding photography year at a glance.

By Miranda

My wedding photography year at a glance. I had taken my last year’s wedding photography sessions a little slower than in the years past within Saint John, New Brunswick, and surrounding areas. I was unsure how the arrival of my twins and nursing would go. So, instead of my usual 20-25 bookings I took on 9 weddings in 2015.…

Family portrait session

Tips on how to prepare for your next family portrait session.

By Miranda

              Here are some tips on how to prepare for your next family portrait session. If you are like me, the morning of preparing for your family portrait session can be very stressful. Chasing kids around, doing hair, trying to get yourself ready. It’s hard, I know first hand…

Newborn portraits

Newborn Photographer in Saint John, NB

By Miranda

Newborn Photographer in Saint John, NB It’s hard to express the joy I feel when I have a parent bring their newborn into my Saint John  photography studio location for their first images.  I feel very honoured to have been chosen to capture a precious time for them that seems to be gone in the…

Fall family portraits

Fall family portraits with Saint John Photographer

By Miranda

            Fall family portraits with Saint John Photographer The time is drawing closer to my fall family portraits season. As many of you know its the busiest time of year for me. I have opened up most weekends to try to accommodate all my clients this year. I know many…

Engagement session Saint John NB

Samantha & Andrew’s Engagement session in Saint John ,NB

By Miranda

                Samantha & Andrews Engagement session in Saint John ,NB I had the pleasure of photographing this wonderful couple’s engagement session in my Saint John outdoor studio space. They were lots of fun to work with! Getting back into the outside studio after a long long winter was…

Infant Family portraits

Infant session in Saint John, NB

By Miranda

                      Infant session in Saint John, NB I have been having great success in the new studio location. I’m really having fun with new props and mixing my lighting techniques up a bit.  It’s been a nice release for me to get out of the…

Photography studio rental space

Photography studio rental space

By Miranda

                        Photography Studio rental space… I will be offering photography rental space to other Saint John and surrounding area photographers who work with natural light. Studio space is located 5 minutes past the Saint John airport. This new space will equipped you with a…

News on Typewriter, Miranda O'Leary Photo

Miranda’s Back with 3 Complimentary Photo Sessions Every Year!

By Miranda

Chances Are Good This Will Benefit You… So Keep Reading After being off of work since October to have twins, I have now started back, and there are a few changes taking place that I would like all of you to know about. I will be switching to a new subscriber list.  The old list…

Miranda O'Leary Photography refferal plan

Introducing a new referral program for my clients.

By Miranda

Introducing a new referral program for my clients.             I am now in my 10th year with my photography business here in Saint John, NB. I have decided it was time to give back to all my clients who continue to refer me loyally to their friends and family. Some…

Welcome to the new Miranda O’Leary Photography studio.

By Miranda

Welcome to the new Miranda O’Leary Photography studio.                 When I found out in September that we were having twins it wasn’t long before my mind went to my work. We needed more space in our home for the new coming additions but I had no idea how…

Projects In The New Photography Studio.

By Miranda

Hi Everyone, Oh how I have missed you all. As many of you know (those who are on my facebook page), I have recently had twin boys and have been off of work since October. Yes I am now a mother of 5 beautiful, and luckily very healthy, children. Well the time has come and…

Katrina and Michelle’s wedding in Saint John, NB

By Miranda

Katrina and Michelle’s wedding in Saint John, NB I had the privilege of capturing this couple’s amazing wedding day.  A little shower here and there did not dampen this outdoor wedding. I will say it was absolutely the most beautiful ceremony I have witnessed to date. The energy, the emotion, the flowers , and the…

Maternity Photograph Saint John

Pregnancy session with Saint John, NB photographer Miranda O’Leary Photography

By Miranda

Pregnancy session with Saint John, NB photographer Miranda O’Leary Photography Pregnancy is such a special time in a woman’s life. Its a time to feel happy, nervous and excitement all meshed together in one emotion. Many women are now taking this opportunity to capture the true beauty of the new found baby bump and capturing…

Saint John Wedding Photographer

Amy & Scott get married, Saint John ,NB wedding.

By Miranda

Amy & Scott get married, Saint John ,NB wedding. This wedding day was full of love. I enjoyed spending the day with some of my favorite people who were part of the wedding party and was blessed to take part in such a beautiful wedding day with Amy  & Scott. It was my first visit…

Amy and Andrew’s, Saint John Wedding with Miranda O’Leary Photography

By Miranda

    Amy and Andrew’s Saint John, NB wedding with Miranda O’Leary Photography It was a delight to capture this couples wedding day in Saint John, NB.  They had lots of fun and we shared many giggles during the day. I arrived to captured Amy and her bridesmaids preparing for the day. I could feel…

Saint John, NB wedding photographer tackles a hurricane wedding.

By Miranda

      Saint John, NB wedding photographer tackles a hurricane wedding. “Wow” is all I have to say about this day. I know all of us lived through it, but the challenges faced on this wedding day, in Saint John, were my toughest to date. I approached the day as if it would just…

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Miranda O’Leary Photography / Saint John, New Brunswick

By Miranda

  Miranda O’Leary Photography, in Saint John, New Brunswick, has had the pleasure of capturing many amazing milestones in this wonderful couples’ life. From a surprise (to me) engagement session, then their  stunning wedding day, and then onto one of the most special moments for me. It was an honor to capture the first moments…

Saint John Couple Wedding Photograph

Saint John wedding photographer is kicking off the 2014 wedding season.

By Miranda

                Saint John wedding photographer is kicking off the 2014 wedding season. Finally, its that time of year again when Saint John wedding photographer Miranda O’Leary is on the move again. The weather is warming up and Saint John wedding couples start celebrating their special days. Miranda O’Leary…

Winter portrait sessions at Miranda O’Leary Photography in Saint John, NB

By Miranda

Winter portrait sessions at Miranda O’Leary Photography in Saint John, NB Many people, like myself, are not big fans of the winter weather. But, with the weather starting to warm up and the large amounts of snow still left on the ground, now is the best time to come in for a visit and have…

Saint John newborn photographer

Saint John Newborn Photographer Miranda O’Leary Photography

By Miranda

        Saint John Newborn Photographer Miranda O’Leary Photography I had the pleasure of photographing a sweet little baby girl recently in my studio. She was absolutely adorable in every way possible. Her parents were beaming with pride and it was such a joy to see them act with a constant outpouring of…

It’s our 10th Anniversary at Miranda O’Leary Photography

By Miranda

It’s our 10th Anniversary at Miranda O’Leary Photography I’m very happy to announce that Miranda O’Leary Photography has been alive for 10 years. I honestly am amazed it has already been 10 years. I remember shooting my first images of Carly and thinking I could start using my talents to be home with her more.…