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! 

“Family is not an important thing. It’s everything.” – Michael J Fox It seems like yesterday we were taking Stevie’s newborn photos and It was such an honor to capture their newest little bundle of joy….SWEET little Dominic. Congratulations Bill and Katie! Love your little family so much!

Pennsylvania Newborn Photography One minute we’re HERE, and the next, we’re here… And by minute, I mean three weeks. But isn’t it crazy and miraculous to go from a couple of two to a family of three within a matter of minutes and a new beautiful chapter begins. New life will always be my favorite story!

Carly and Cole (and their sweet fur baby Caddy) are so excited to welcome Baby C in a few short weeks! They have decided to wait to find out if they are having a boy or girl…but we do know that the name will start with a C, which seems very fitting with all the […]

I absolutely love my job. One day I’m photographing a wedding and a couple’s first day of marriage, and then the next day I’m photographing a couple’s 50th anniversary. It’s a beautiful thing… Rose and Moose met the summer of 68′. He was in Fort Bragg and Rose was finishing high school in 69. The […]

Little Fernleigh has a birthday today and is basically a baby doll in real life. Every session with this family is an absolute joy and I love that I have been photographing them since their I do’s….actually even before that! Madison was the very first high school senior to photograph and I’ve enjoyed being a […]

It seems like yesterday I was capturing Reese’s First birthday session and in the blink of an eye I was introduced to her little brother, Noah, as we celebrated his first birthday! We decided to make this more of an outdoor lifestyle session and capture everyone having fun and enjoying the special bond that these […]

You’re welcome for making your day with these perfect little faces and adorable family. Enjoy

I was so excited when Shaina contacted me to schedule her maternity session. I know her personally as a co-worker and our daughter, Claire, spent 10 days with Shaina in Europe on a school trip last summer. She always goes above and beyond to create amazing experiences and I was excited to capture Shaina and […]

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!

“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 […]