every mama wishes she could freeze time, photographs are the closest we’ve come to time machines.

lifestyle photography for
families of northeast ohio

Real Life. Real Love. Right Now.

Maternity Photography

Mama holds her baby bump with two hands during a sunset maternity session in Akron, Ohio with Brittney Emerson Photography

Newborn Photography

Mom and Dad laugh over their newborn baby boy during in home newborn session with Brittney Emerson Photography

Family Photography

mama kisses toddler's cheeks during a summer family picnic session with Brittney Emerson Photography

freeze time, steal away moments and swap selfies for bold, emotional, wall worthy images

In the blink of an eye that tiny babe with the iconic “newborn cry” is a sassy toddler asserting their independence all over the place, the little person filled with wonder and a million “why?”s fades into a quiet house while they’re busy doing their own thing and you find yourself reminiscing on the days of sticky pudgy hands and a shadow every where you went, wishing for just one more.

Don’t worry Mama, we won’t miss a moment.

little sister covers big sisters giggles with her small hand while looking up at her during an in home winter family photo session
family of three poses close together in the woods during winter for baby's first Christmas photos

you deserve beautiful photos with your family

A BEP Lifestyle Session means….

  • hitting the easy button for family photos
  • all the details are planned out so you get to ENJOY your photography session
  • custom styling and client closet use
  • session tailored to your family’s personalities and this chapter of your story
  • games and prompts for real love and laughter
  • cheesy jokes but no cheesy camera smiles
Brittney Emerson sits on a wall in a garden laughing with her camera in hand

i’m passionate about making sure mamas show up in more than just selfies

As a Rainbow Mama who battled infertility, the Milestones + Moments of Motherhood hold a special place in my heart.

So whether it’s that tiny babe growing in your belly you’re anxiously waiting to meet, the sweet smelling baby that has you wrapped around their tiny finger or the kids growing and changing everyday- My mission is to tell your story in an authentic way! Expect to laugh, play and snuggle your way to your favorite images you’ll want to display for years to come.

published photographer sugar and snail magazine nature issue June 2023
Color Shot Magazine
ENVYD Magazine published photographer black and white issue 2023
Shutter Up Magazine Published Photographer
in home or on location

lifestyle photography for every chapter

It all goes by so fast, let’s capture the love, laughter and every day chaos of who your family is right now.


pregnant mother holds her baby bump during a maternity photography session with Brittney Emerson Photography

Pregnancy is a magical celebration of life and filled with exciting promise of what’s to come- it somehow seems to last forever and simultaneously pass in the blink of an eye.


mother holds newborn babygirl close and smells the top of her head during an in home newborn session with Brittney Emerson Photography in they Alliance home

In Home Session that helps capture those early snuggly days in the comfort of your home so you can just focus on the sweet snuggly stage.


three sisters embrace standing on a rock in the forest of Cuyahoga Falls during their lifestyle family photo session

Expect cuddle puddles, lots of laughter and capturing the real life love and chaos of who your family is right now!

I want to be part of the VIP List with exclusive access to first dibs on sessions, your calendar and all the latest info to help me have the best session!

Brittney Emerson Photography White Honeycomb with leaves surrounding a bee and script signature of the photographer

I’m looking for kindness, support and community for this journey called Motherhood!