Family Maternity shoot at Longwood Gardens

When you think of beautiful settings in the Pennsylvania area, Longwood Gardens immediately comes to mind for many individuals living in the tri-state area.  Longwood is one of the world’s great gardens, and is a leader in their legacy, innovation, and stewardship.  And what better place to celebrate a special event than capturing a family maternity memory at Longwood Gardens!Capturing a Family Maternity Memory at Longwood Gardens

Longwood Gardens are a living expression of all that our founder, Pierre S. du Pont, found inspiring, meaningful, and beautiful. From the intricate fountain systems to the meticulous gardens to the architectural grandeur, awe-inspiring discoveries await at every turn, and gives them the ability to be leaders in the public horticulture planning and adherence to the principles on which the gardens were originally founded.  And Longwood Gardens continues to maintain their integrity, beauty, and stewardship by operating under four areas of concentration:

Biodiversity and Conservation

Materials Management

Water Quality and Consumption

and Energy Use and Impacts

Capturing a Family Maternity Memory at Longwood Gardens

The concentration in these key areas is responsible for the beauty of the gardens, guaranteeing it to be available for many generations to come, and  makes it the ideal place for capturing a family maternity memory at Longwood Gardens by this lovely couple.

Family Maternity at Longwood Gardens

Overview of Longwood Gardens

Longwood Gardens is known for being a beautiful setting at certain times of the year, all year round.  But they are widely known for the lovely holiday setting during the months of December – January. You can set your spirits ablaze in their Conservatory, where magnificently decorated trees, thousands of poinsettias, and fragrant flowers transform their Conservatory into a holiday wonderland. Outdoors, stroll through a half-million lights that dazzle and delight, cozy up to their fire pits, feel like a kid again at their festive Garden Railway, and find surprises at every turn.

The Wai Lin family realized that Longwood Gardens gave them the perfect setting to capture the beginning of their journey to parenthood.  And they were wise enough to enlist the services of award-winning photographer, John Ryan of J&J Studios of Philadelphia. While John and his team are widely known for his exquisite photography of weddings he is also gifted in finding the perfect setting for such special events such as maternity shoots, engagements, new births, corporate and special events, and individual headshots and family portraits. Basically, there is no event that John and team cannot capture that the desire to memorialize cannot be met and exceeded.  The following pictures John capture with this couple covers a gambit of emotions as you’ll see.

Quiet moment in the gardens

The Wins at Longwood Gardens

Reflection by the water

Lovely expecting couple in the woods

Capturing Family Maternity Memories at Longwood Gardens

Look for yourself how the mood of each shot conveys a different theme and feeling. The change of a camera angle, the lighting, the backdrop, the positioning of the couple, the focus of pieces within the shot, are just a few areas that are a consideration by expert photographers like John in creating the most stunning and memorable pictures. His unique eye and talents have produced thousands and thousands of pictures, as well as videos. In some circumstances, John has even incorporated drones to capture wide-angle shots when the occasions would benefit.

Meet the Owner John Ryan - J&J Studios Philadelphia

For this couple, John has helped them capture what is just the beginning of a new journey as parents for the bundle of joy that they are expecting.  It’s an exciting time and a time that is worthy of the caliber of talent that John Ryan and J&J Studios of Philadelphia can provide.  If you are interested in the services of a leading Philadelphia photographer, please visit John Ryan of J&J Studios for all of your photographic needs.

Capturing Family Maternity Memories at Longwood Gardens