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Hello, and welcome to the SH Blog! I'm Sara Haines, and I am a lifestyle, wedding, and portrait photographer based in Brookville, Pennsylvania. I hope you grab some coffee  and enjoy viewing my latest work and getting a little peek into my life! 

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Winter Engagement Shoot | Pittsburgh Wedding Photographer Morgan and Dominic have known each other since fifth grade but didn’t start dating until college and I could tell from the start that these two share a special connection. For their engagement session we met at Mellon Park in Pittsburgh, very close to where their May wedding […]

Engagement

Happy first birthday to sweet Emi!!  She is such an adorable one-year-old and her first year cake smash session was so much fun!  Lots of pink, snowflakes and of course, yummy cake!  Her big sister, Addi, joined in the fun too.  Check out a few favorites below!

Family

Charlottesville, Virginia Have you ever considered replacing bouquets with puppies! If not, look how absolutely ADORABLE these photos are and you may just change your mind. I loved everything about this traditional country styled wedding complete with gorgeous flower arrangements, an outdoor bar, and homemade pie! I loved how they showcased so many of my […]

Weddings

Mount Ida Farm-Charlottesville, Virginia December. 2nd 2019 was marked off in my calendar for a very long time. All year I looked forward to attending a massive styled shoot called Creatively Gathered hosted by K-Layne Styled in Charlottesville, Va. For those of you wondering what a styled shoot is, let me give you the run […]

Weddings

I broke it down the other day. There are less than 20 months that I have left until Claire is officially eighteen years old. Time is moving faster than I ever realized and it’s crazy to believe that I am a mother to a TEENAGE daughter…and needless to say, my little girl is growing up. […]

personal

“Sometimes the smallest things take up the most room in your heart.” -A.A. Milne Genevieve Elizabeth was so incredibly sweet to spend time with today! She’s the perfect addition to one of my favorite families and snuggling her brought back so many memories of holding my own littles. I can’t wait to return and capture the […]

Family

Stevie is One!  A little over a year ago we were capturing this sweet girls newborn photos and now she is going to be celebrating her FIRST birthday! It has been so wonderful to watch her grow throughout the last year.  Little Stevie is one of the best dressed little girls that I know- don’t […]

Family

A Chateau d’Argy Wedding | Pennsylvania Wedding Photographer This day started with a lot squeals, hugs and “oh my goodness it’s finally here!”. It seems like I was just at Alicia and Ryan’s engagement session. I spent their engagement session getting to know them and hearing all about their families. One of my favorite things […]

Weddings

“Sisters take care of each other, watch out for each other, comfort for each other and are there for each other through thick and thin.” We may be hours apart but nothing could separate the friendship of my sweet sister. Just love these three so much and am grateful for opportunities that bring us together. […]

Family

These two met at a Valentine’s Day dance years ago…and here they are today planning their wedding! They knew from the start they had something special and spending time with Macy and Michael at their engagement session proved to me that they are meant for each other! It was freezing out but the crazy cold […]

Engagement

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