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    Natural Impressions specializes in creative family portraits, lively senior sessions and forward thinking executive portraits.

    Tucked away in a green-belted, residential area of northwest Austin, our studio offers a quiet atmosphere with loads of indoor & outdoor shooting spaces. Half our sessions are done here, the other half exploring new places all around Austin.

    So, what's a portrait session with Natural Impressions like? RELAXED. Our causal approach sets the stage for an enjoyable experience. REFLECTIVE. We aim for our portraiture to mirror your nature & your individuality. REAL. Each person is honestly beautiful and unique. We support authenticity.

LUSY Party 4.0 | April 23 – Mothers & Daughters Special

The signups have opened again for our next  LUSY headshot party. In honor of Mother’s Day, we are puttingView full post »

Alex | Anderson High School | Austin Senior Pictures

Talk about a nice guy!  This fellow tops the list!  Alex is a pitcher for the Anderson Trojans varsity baseball team.View full post »

Ferguson Family | Austin Family Pictures

I met Alexis at our first LUSY party.  She’s an original LUSY Lady!  She’s also a busy mom with two delightfulView full post »

A New Photo Exhibit Decorates the Cupprimo Walls! Enter to win a portrait session of YOUR family

Would you like NEW family portraits decorating your walls? Enter to Win a FREE Wall Portrait Showcase at Cupprimo’View full post »

Sign ups are open for LUSY Party 3.0 | A Valentine’s Special

Scheduled a week before Valentines Day, the LUSY Party 3.0 is timed just right so you can give your love the best giftView full post »

Tori | McNeil HS | Austin Senior Portrait Photographer

Beautiful from the inside out, that’s definitely Tori. She possesses such a stunning quiet grace about her. I can’tView full post »

Stephanie | St. Stephens HS | Austin Senior Portrait Photographer

Stephanie is the first senior I’ve photographed that actually wrote a paper for class in the middle of the shootView full post »

Jenny | Austin Senior Pictures | Anderson High School

Rio or Austin –  just where IS this fabulous Anderson dancer from! Trojan Belle, Irish Dancer, an all aroundView full post »

Sydney | Austin Senior Portrait Photographer| Westwood High School

Sydney and her mom make a great team!  While I photographed Syd, Amanda was photographing everything, from her daughterView full post »

Sam | Austin Senior Portrait Photographer

Sam is a dedicated swimmer…and beautiful, sweet and full of life!  And she has one of the most delightful goldenView full post »

Elizabeth | Westwood HS | Austin Senior Portrait Photographer

Elizabeth, a senior from Westwood High School, just glows!  She loves life!… and her yellow beetle and sunflowersView full post »

Vicky | Austin Senior Portraits | McNeil High School

What an interesting person Victoria is! She introduced me to my first Bearded Dragon … Delilah. A McNeil Senior, sheView full post »

Harper is One! | Austin Family Portraits

Harper is one happy one-year old! Not only does this beautiful little girl shines with zeal, burst with energy, and isView full post »


As we all shuffle quickly through November, the holiday spirit fills the air!  Decorations are coming out, drinks &View full post »

Julia | Westwood High School Senior Pictures

Julia, a Westwood High School Senior, is the youngest of FOUR sisters.  This is the fourth opportunity I’ve had toView full post »

Baby Josie | Austin Newborn Photography

Good Morning Sweet baby Josie! How I love to photograph newborn babies!  Little Josie River was less than 2 weeks oldView full post »

A thankful year and a house full of rock piles

My home holds piles of tiny rocks. Strange, I know.  For years I’ve tucked in my pockets these tiny treasures duringView full post »

THANKSGIVING SPECIAL: Double the Value Gift Certificates to Celebrate Small Business Saturday Austin!

The Black Friday Burden Does the term Black Friday make you feel nauseous or bring chills down your back? Do you thinkView full post »

Meagan | Downtown Austin Senior Pictures | Westwood High School

Downtown Austin Senior Pictures Cheers to  Meagan and your multi-talented hair-stylist, clothes-horse, reflector-View full post »

Gabbi | Austin Senior Portraits | Austin High School

Gabbi is a busy, busy girl!  An Austin High senior, she plays both lacrosse and soccer – and in case you’reView full post »

Well, Hello Baby Cash | Baby Pictures Austin

Cash is finally here! If you remember a post from about a couple months ago about Alexis and Grant, you’ll be happy toView full post »

Amanda | College Graduation Portraits

Life just keeps coming around in Full Circle. I love it!  The day after her graduation from Texas State, I photographedView full post »

Photo Inspired Gifts Guide Part 2: 5 Natural Impressions Products Your Family Will Cherish

Last week we shared part 1 of our Photo Inspired Gifts Guide and included 4 sources for great gifts for the holidayView full post »

Michelle’s Austin Senior Portraits

Michelle is a senior at Anderson.  She definitely knew she wanted a unique session with some totally different looksView full post »

Megan’s Austin Senior Pictures

Megan is a senior at Round Rock High.  She played catcher for the Dragons for 3 years….can you tell?  Check out herView full post »

Photo Inspired Gifts Guide Part 1: 4 Sources for Holiday Gifts to WOW Everyone.

Socks again.  Gee, thanks!  With an infinite number of shops, sites, sources and streets stacked with gift ideasView full post »

Joe | Austin Senior Portraits

Joe is a take charge kind of guy…. …with a little help from his sister He booked his own session, came on hisView full post »

Wandering in the Wallowa Mountains 40 years later.

What’s a photographer to do? The sayings go something like this, if you want to find leaky pipes, go to a plumbersView full post »

RECAP: LUSY Party 2. Headshots galore!

These LUSY Parties make me smile! A couple weeks ago at our second LUSY Party, I got to visit with…and photograph…13View full post »

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