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Hello there, friends. It’s ya girl Clare here just poppin’ in to say HEYYYY, but also to let you know about some new things going on over here at Clare Dollard Photography & Design. As of the 4th of July, my rates have gone up and I will no longer be offering free sessions or […]

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July 8, 2019

just some things

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Trying to nail focus has been my biggest photography struggle lately. I also like to blame the fact that I am “still learning” and using “new” gear, etc. etc. etc. Excuses, excuses. Yes, I know. I think the real underlying issue is that I don’t take my time when it comes to taking the “money […]

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July 4, 2019

nailing focus

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I already mentioned this in my last post, but yesterday was our 1-year wedding anniversary and while I wasn’t able to get “nice” photos of the two of us on our actual anniversary, we spent a little bit of time today to capture these images below. Can’t believe it’s been a year, and can’t believe […]

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July 2, 2019

happy anniversary to us!

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Yesterday, June 30, 2019, was our one year wedding anniversary and to celebrate, we went back to the place we got married to have drinks and grab lunch. Unfortunately the weather was a bit crummy (although literally the second we left the sky started turning blue!), so we weren’t able to take any photos of […]

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July 1, 2019

celebrating our anniversary

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In case you didn’t know, my constant state of being is TIRED. I work 40ish hours a week behind a desk, while trying to maintain some type of a social life, while all of our house chores wait around for me to do them, while also pursuing this dream of having my business take off. […]

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June 21, 2019

piles of laundry consume my life

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Took some photographs in my parents’ backyard the other day, just for kicks. My dad grows some beautiful blooms in his many gardens (see below). And in case you wanted to see some cute dog pictures, those are here, too. Enjoy!

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June 19, 2019

backyard things

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It’s Father’s Day and I am obligated to (just kidding — I do actually want to) write a brief post about dads, and my dad more specifically. I’m glad there are days like today and Mother’s Day where we can recognize the certain person in our lives who represents and means so much to us. […]

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June 16, 2019

happy father’s day!

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Well, hello there! If you haven’t noticed by now, I’ve revamped a whole lot around here including my business name, brand and website. I hope you LOVE it as much as I do! If you’re new here, no need to fret. I will introduce myself shortly. In the meantime, keep your eyes peeled for some […]

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June 16, 2019

new blog, who dis

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