Welcome to Cloud 9 Studios

What are you celebrating -- Is it the birth of your new baby? A milestone in your child's life? A holiday or occasion? Whatever your reason, we are here to provide you and your family with an incredible experience and of course, beautiful portraits.

A Cloud 9 Portrait will be a piece of art in your home for a lifetime. Take a look around our website, then give us a call or drop us an email and tell us how we can help you celebrate your family!

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Eternal Winter Children's Portrait

Eternal Winter Themed Portraits // Coming in May

All the little girls in Tampa let out their cheers of joy when it was announced that Disney on Ice Frozen would be coming to Amalie Arena in May of this year. The magical phenomenon of this movie, and it’s endearing characters, still lives strong in our children, even if we adults may be a [...]

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Kelly Professional Portrait

Tell Your Story on Your Website // Video Headshots // Professional Portraits

In a competitive marketplace it becomes ever more important to stand out from your competition. Research shows that over 85% of the buying public investigate companies online before making a purchasing decision. What does this mean for a small business? Your website needs to sell who you are. Think about this … when asked, most [...]

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Judging a Book by it’s Cover // Tampa Professional Portraits

They always say “Don’t judge a book by its cover” … but you know everyone does. I even do this when walking through Publix look for a bottle of wine to go with my dinner. If the label doesn’t grab my attention, chances are I skip right past it. The past few months I have had [...]

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Session Stories - We Love to Share!

Tampa Bay Parenting March 2015 Cover

Behind the Scenes // March Tampa Bay Parenting Cover Shoot

Today’s blog posting is a behind the scenes look at my cover shoot for the March 2015 issue of Tampa Bay Parenting Magazine. I love sharing the stories about creating these covers. My hope is that it brings the cover image to life and makes you smile in the process. Kids are amazing little creatures [...]

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Baby First Year Album Page

Cason’s 1 Year Baby Album // Session Story

Baby Cason holds a special place in my heart as does his family. 3 years ago I had the privilege of meeting Emily and Kevin for the first time when they brought their daughter Morgan to the studio for portraits. Morgan was full of life, had such a sweet personality and was a joy to [...]

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NBC Daytime Photography Shoot

Wesley Chapel and Tampa family and children photography studio Roy Naccour, owner of J Joseph Salon, and I have worked on many projects together. Some of them I have shared on my blog or on Facebook. Everything from modeling sessions, to step-by-step how-tos on hair styles – we are always up to something! What you [...]

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