When Madeline and Lydia entered our 2010 portrait giveaway (yay!), we immediately knew their family was the perfect fit for us. Lydia is an aspiring photographer, and she and Madeline had been self-proclaimed “blog stalkers” for ages, so I felt like I knew them before even meeting. They wanted to surprise their parents on Christmas with the session if they won and ended their entry with “More importantly, we feel that we would all instantly connect and feel like life-long friends.” Boy, were they right!

This was their most recent professional family photo, taken over thirteen years ago!!

Lydia wowed us with her mad photo bombing technique!

Adopt me. Please?!

I’m telling you- It was love at first sight!

Who doesn’t love spontaneous family skipping?!

Seriously- Adopt me? I can totally be home for Christmas! ;)

These two are my favorite ever- They’re absolute goofballs like me and my sister. :)

We love you all!!!!!!! Thank you so much for the amazing time- Cupcakes soon?!

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8 Responses to “Francis Family : Portrait”

  1. Haha! Such craziness!! Love it. I just love it. :D

  2. Keaton on September 21st, 2011 at 9:17 am | Reply
  3. Ok, I was SORE when I didn’t win this last year. But, I can so see why you chose this family. Love the photos, old and new. Amazing job, as always…but it helps when you have great subjects :)

  4. Loretta Z on September 21st, 2011 at 12:12 pm | Reply
  5. An adorable family.

  6. Anna G. on September 21st, 2011 at 1:29 pm | Reply
  7. Awesome loveliness!

  8. Gaylin on September 21st, 2011 at 1:57 pm | Reply
  9. YES YES YES! Cupcakes are but a text away!:) Roots. You are the best. The bomb. Thanks for everything!

  10. Lydia on September 21st, 2011 at 4:49 pm | Reply
  11. If you look up FUN in the dictionary, you’ll find a picture of Jensey and Nathan Root. Under FANTASTIC, you’ll find Root Photography. Best evening ever. Thank you so much!

  12. Maria Svensson Francis on September 22nd, 2011 at 6:12 pm | Reply
  13. what a beautiful family!! love the shade of the girls hair!!

  14. Stefanie on September 23rd, 2011 at 9:08 pm | Reply

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