Monthly Archives: July 2010

Waiting | INDIANAPOLIS MATERNITY AND NEWBORN PHOTOGRAPHER

Tonight I met up with Wendy and her husband for her maternity pictures. Their first child is due in September and I can’t wait to capture their new baby! What a beautiful momma to be. It was a really hot evening and we all had to brave the mosquitoes! Enjoy your sneak peek… can’t wait […]

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August 3, 2010 - 1:26 pm

Stacey Haslem - These are beautiful. My favorites are the last two!!!

August 1, 2010 - 8:37 pm

Jennifer Witt - great photos! I love the detail shots of the wedding. Gorgeous!

July 31, 2010 - 12:12 am

JennyO - Lovely shots. I love the flare and the silhouette.

July 30, 2010 - 9:48 am

Jenny - Beautifl shots!! LOVE the silhoutte!!

July 29, 2010 - 9:02 pm

Sarah - Oh my goodness – cutest preggy belly ever! Great job!

July 29, 2010 - 7:30 pm

Becca - She is beautiful! Great shots — I especially love the last one :-)

July 29, 2010 - 6:05 pm

Kimberlee E - Beautiful! The silhouette image is great!

July 29, 2010 - 5:04 pm

CrystalL - Lovely images!

July 29, 2010 - 4:56 pm

Shanna - Great pictures!

July 28, 2010 - 10:15 pm

brunilda - Lovely, my favorites is the first!

July 28, 2010 - 8:32 pm

Lisa - awww.. what a sweet couple!

July 28, 2010 - 7:58 pm

becky - lovely, especially the last one.

July 28, 2010 - 7:39 pm

JenniferK - Beautiful!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! the 2nd to the last one is spectacular!! Love the haze! Gorgeous belly!

July 28, 2010 - 7:26 pm

Odalys - Beautiful work as usual. I love the silhouette and sky in the last one!

Megan | NOBLESVILLE SENIOR PHOTOGRAPHER

I had so much fun with one of my senior reps for the class of 2011, Megan. Megan is starting her senior year at Noblesville High School in August and she is a beautiful representative and was very excited to try some new things Enjoy your sneak peek, see you later this fall! Hello, model […]

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October 25, 2010 - 4:27 am

Megan | NOBLESVILLE SENIOR PHOTOGRAPHER | Mandy Leonards Photography Indianapolis Premier Wedding, Family and Child Photographer - […] may remember Megan from her senior rep session back a few months ago. She is now about halfway into her senior year and we got together last week […]

July 29, 2010 - 1:01 pm

JennyO - You’ve captured her really well. Beautiful pics.

July 29, 2010 - 9:06 am

Stacey Haslem - She is beautiful! I LOVE, LOVE that second shot, but they are all wonderful!

July 28, 2010 - 8:06 pm

becky - what a pretty girl!

July 28, 2010 - 6:46 pm

Sarah - These are GORGEOUS!!! I love the second and the fifth the best. Amazing job and beautiful young woman!

July 28, 2010 - 2:06 pm

Inna - She is stunning! Great job!

July 28, 2010 - 1:11 pm

Lauren P. - Gorgeous images!

July 28, 2010 - 12:53 pm

Julie Kraai - WOW WOW WOW! She is beautiful! I love all your compositions and use of light!

July 28, 2010 - 12:51 pm

Allison Waken - What a beautiful girl! I love the closeup as well.

July 28, 2010 - 11:03 am

Erica H - Wow, she is beautiful! Love the closeup!

July 28, 2010 - 9:25 am

Kristen - Gorgeous!

July 28, 2010 - 6:19 am

Allison - Love her style! Great shots!

July 28, 2010 - 5:50 am

Becky - These are gorgeous! Beautiful girl and wonderful photography!

July 28, 2010 - 5:49 am

Lisa - What a beautiful girl! She has amazing eyes! Great job

July 27, 2010 - 9:59 pm

Sara Welch - she knows how to work that camera 😉 love the close up and the B&Ws

July 27, 2010 - 8:57 pm

Krystal - WOw! Stunning photos and she is beautiful!

July 27, 2010 - 7:07 pm

CrystalL - Gorgeous images! Love that dress, stunning girl!

The Blake Family | INDIANAPOLIS FAMILY PHOTOGRAPHER

You may remember this adorable little guy. I did his newborn pictures as well as his pictures around 4 months of age here. It took us awhile to coordinate our schedules for this session since his Daddy is a pilot and works a lot, but we finally were able to meet up. William just turned […]

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July 29, 2010 - 8:53 am

Stacey Haslem - These are beautiful. I love the colors-bright and fresh!!

July 28, 2010 - 6:43 pm

Sarah - What a happy family! These are wonderful – brought a smile to my face. :)

July 28, 2010 - 1:30 pm

Lindsay - Love that first one and the last one Mandy!

July 28, 2010 - 1:08 pm

Allison Waken - What a sweet family!

July 27, 2010 - 7:17 pm

Tammy - Totally cute family, the shot of them walking away is just adorable :)

July 27, 2010 - 7:01 pm

beth - Beautiful family. And the light in the first shot is to die for!

July 27, 2010 - 6:47 pm

Rosemary - Beautiful family!!! Images are wonderful as usual!

July 27, 2010 - 4:20 pm

CrystalL - Love these! Especially the last one!

July 27, 2010 - 1:18 pm

Tonya - LOVE these! The first and last both melt my heart!

July 27, 2010 - 10:47 am

Allison - You get great smiles out of kids Mandy! Great work once again!

July 27, 2010 - 9:02 am

Angela - What a good looking family! Great job!

July 27, 2010 - 6:18 am

Erica H - What a handsome little boy! I love how you captured the connection with his parents.

July 27, 2010 - 6:16 am

Tracey - Thank you so much Mandy :) WE Love them ! Can’t wait to see the rest!

July 27, 2010 - 12:32 am

brunilda - wow love the last one

July 27, 2010 - 12:19 am

JenniferK - gorgeous light in the first!! the black and whites are so crisp! LOVE them all!

July 26, 2010 - 9:48 pm

Pamela Topping - Gorgeous family! And I love the bright colors :)

July 26, 2010 - 7:50 pm

Megan - awww loooove them and I <3 the location!!

July 26, 2010 - 7:28 pm

rhonda - So beautiful, attractive family. My favs are #4 & #5, gotta love that smile!!

July 26, 2010 - 6:55 pm

Julie Kraai - These are beautiful, Mandy!

Anticipation | INDIANAPOLIS/FISHERS MATERNITY AND NEWBORN PHOTOGRAPHER

For this maternity session, I met up with the C Family. I took their family pictures over Christmas and I couldn’t get over at that time how much their little girl Riley looked like my daughter Bella. 8 months later I was so excited when Melissa called me and told me they are expecting again […]

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July 29, 2010 - 8:34 am

Christy Fassnacht - Lovely set of shots – mama to be is beautiful!

July 28, 2010 - 11:07 pm

Stacey H - These are beautiful. What a gorgeous mamma! That last image is AMAZING!

July 28, 2010 - 1:28 pm

Lindsay - the last one and the tree one are soo cute!

July 28, 2010 - 12:57 pm

Julie Kraai - Beautiful! I love the family shots, especially the one of the little girl on that log! :)

July 27, 2010 - 7:14 pm

Tammy - These are adorable, nice work!

July 27, 2010 - 7:04 pm

beth - What a beautiful family!

July 27, 2010 - 6:44 pm

Rosemary - Love these!!! #4 should be printed very large. It’s gorgeous!

July 27, 2010 - 10:43 am

Allison - Cute belly and awesome light!! Great location!

July 27, 2010 - 12:23 am

JenniferK - beautiful!!! the mama is gorgeous!

July 26, 2010 - 9:06 pm

Live Laugh Shoot - Beautiful images – the color-quality is especially nice.

Great work!

Cheers,
Anne

July 26, 2010 - 8:29 pm

Lisa - Great shots Mandy!

July 26, 2010 - 7:33 pm

rhonda - I just love #3, what an awesome smile!!!! Perfect baby bump.

July 26, 2010 - 5:39 pm

Sarah - These are so lovely, Mandy! #2 and #4 are my favorites and are such beautiful memories for the family. Great job!

July 26, 2010 - 5:31 pm

CrystalL - So pretty! Especially the last one!

July 26, 2010 - 2:08 pm

Tiffany - I absolutely love the tall grass. It was all worth it in the end. Gorgeous shots Mandy!

July 26, 2010 - 12:51 pm

Stacey - Really pretty… the last shot is my favorite also. Great job!

July 26, 2010 - 12:46 pm

becky - love the mommy daughter shot. she looks like she has a lot of energy LOL.

July 26, 2010 - 6:56 am

Tonya - I like that last shot! Can’t beat our Indiana weeds, lol!

July 26, 2010 - 6:19 am

Robin - My favorite is the last shot, beautiful!

July 26, 2010 - 5:01 am

Odalys Mendez - Beautiful!!!!

July 26, 2010 - 12:31 am

brunilda - Yummy to the last one for sure! gorgeous!

July 25, 2010 - 9:55 pm

Inna - Gorgeous!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

July 25, 2010 - 9:05 pm

Shanna - Love that last one!

Sisters | CARMEL FAMILY PHOTOGRAPHER

I had a great time with these girls this week. Their mom wanted some pictures of just the two of them, and as a mother myself I can understand how fast they grow up. Their mom told me it has been years since they’ve had their picture taken so I feel very honored they chose […]

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July 25, 2010 - 7:15 pm

Samantha - Gorgeous! Love the last one and the one of their feet!

July 25, 2010 - 7:05 am

Kim K. - Beautiful girls! Love the locations you used.

July 24, 2010 - 8:50 pm

Hilary A - Mandy! What a beautiful session. They were lucky to have you photograph them!):

July 24, 2010 - 5:31 pm

Shanna - Aww Mandy, these are so sweet! I love the second and third one!

July 23, 2010 - 11:46 pm

JenniferK - beautiful!!! the one of their feet in the water is awesome!

July 23, 2010 - 7:19 pm

Auntie Lari - They are beautiful!! What lovely girls!!

July 23, 2010 - 1:34 pm

CrystalL - Great job, mom will love them!

July 23, 2010 - 11:08 am

Stacey - Love, love, love these- many thanks!!! Can’t wait to see them all :)

July 23, 2010 - 8:39 am

Odalys Mendez - Beautiful lighting and photos. Love them!

July 23, 2010 - 8:33 am

vickie - I love that location and the black and white with the feet is stunning!

July 23, 2010 - 8:30 am

Tonya - LOVE the color and the connection between the girls! Beautiful!

July 23, 2010 - 7:20 am

Kate - These are wonderful, Mandy! What awesome lighting!

July 23, 2010 - 6:40 am

Sara - These are lovely! :) My favorite is the last photo – they are going to love these!!

July 23, 2010 - 5:31 am

Megan - these really are fantastic. I am sure they will love them!

July 23, 2010 - 5:20 am

Jen P. - Gorgeous captures and subjects!!

July 23, 2010 - 4:51 am

Rosemary - Beautiful!!! You did a great job on these!

July 23, 2010 - 4:40 am

tanja - awesome shots! loce the black and white and love the girls feet in the lake !great location!!

We could use your vote! | INDIANAPOLIS PHOTOGRAPHER

Hello blog readers… we could use your vote! Mandy Leonards Photography is in the running for the well known local contest of WRTV Indy Channel’s A-List Best of 2010. We are in the running for Best Photographer. If you wouldn’t mind voting for us, that would be wonderful! There is also a section to leave […]

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July 23, 2010 - 4:46 am

tanja - voted – hope you’ll get in the top 5!!!

July 21, 2010 - 2:27 pm

Nicki - beautifu!! voted :)

July 20, 2010 - 7:32 pm

Hilary A - Gorgeous! Good luck! You deserve the nod!

July 20, 2010 - 4:01 pm

CrystalL - Voted, you rock!

July 20, 2010 - 1:31 pm

Kristin - Beautiful! You can bet your bippy I’ll be casting a vote for you! Nice work and lovely couple!

July 20, 2010 - 9:43 am

Anna - Gorgeous photos Mandy, heading over to cast my vote.

Santana | INDIANAPOLIS CHILD PHOTOGRAPHER

This little guy is just as cute as he can be. He was a total ham for the camera and wanted to check his poses after each shot, haha He just turned 3 and is full of personality and cute dimples Enjoy your sneak peek!

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July 28, 2010 - 9:38 am

Jolie - Oh they are both beautiful!He has the best smile!

July 24, 2010 - 5:54 pm

Rosemary - He is CA-UTE!!!! Love these!!!

July 22, 2010 - 7:10 pm

Megan - oh my goodness–he is adorable!! love these to pieces 😉

July 22, 2010 - 7:25 am

Anne - Fantastic work.

I love all of these images, but the last one is my favorite. You captured such a nice little candid moment – I’m sure they are thrilled with your work.

Cheers,
Anne

July 21, 2010 - 2:16 pm

mariola - he is soo cute! love the images!

July 20, 2010 - 10:15 pm

sara - love these! that first shot is great!

July 20, 2010 - 7:25 pm

Hilary A - That last shot is beautiful between the two of them! More great work Mandy!

July 20, 2010 - 10:19 am

Anna - Beautiful, what a sweet little guy. Love the Mom and Me shots.

July 20, 2010 - 8:34 am

Tonya - My goodness! I want to hug him!

July 20, 2010 - 7:59 am

Angela - what a handsome little guy.

July 19, 2010 - 11:09 pm

Kelly H - He is so cute. He just makes me smile. Love it.

July 19, 2010 - 7:57 pm

Lindsay - He is soooo cute! They will love these!

July 19, 2010 - 7:46 pm

beth - What a cutie. Love those smiles!!

July 19, 2010 - 3:29 pm

CrystalL - So adorable, he’s so darn cute and the ones with his mama are perfect!

July 19, 2010 - 3:10 pm

Jen Cooke Photography - What a cute pie!! Great photo’s!

July 19, 2010 - 2:32 pm

Beth - Oh, he is so cute! I love the last one of him and his mama!

July 19, 2010 - 2:15 pm

Stacey - What a cute little boy… great job capturing the connection with the mom and boy.

July 19, 2010 - 1:06 pm

Nicki - Wonderful pictures! The first 2 are my favorite!

July 19, 2010 - 12:56 pm

Stephanie - What a sweet face! Wonderful work.

July 19, 2010 - 11:29 am

Amber - Thanks again Mandy!!! We love the sneak peek and can’t wait to see the rest!!! You do a great job!!!

July 19, 2010 - 10:15 am

Hayley W - OMG! Mandy I love these! You did an awesome job! I love Amber and San and I know they really enjoyed the pics!

July 19, 2010 - 10:12 am

Shanna - He is definitely so cute!

July 19, 2010 - 9:34 am

Christy F - Mandy, sooo cute! I love the shots with mom! Great session!

July 19, 2010 - 8:11 am

Kristine - Hi is a total cutie and loves the camera, I really love the black/white of he and is mom, great emotion there.

July 19, 2010 - 8:10 am

Kristine - He is a total cutie and love the camera, great job and I love the one of his mom and him, captures so much emotion.

July 19, 2010 - 7:52 am

becky - i love his dimples!

July 19, 2010 - 7:17 am

Lisa - what a sweet little boy!! Love his little smile!

July 19, 2010 - 7:10 am

Samantha - He is so handsome! Love the first one!

July 19, 2010 - 7:07 am

Rachel D. - so cute!!

July 19, 2010 - 7:04 am

Suzanne - What a cutie! I love all of these.

July 19, 2010 - 6:15 am

Gretchen - What an absolute cutie! His eyes and dimples are so sweet. Great captures!

July 19, 2010 - 6:05 am

Odalys Mendez - He is too cute. Great work!

July 19, 2010 - 5:59 am

melissa - LOVE the dimples!

July 19, 2010 - 4:37 am

stacey s - He is a handsome young man! Love the great shots!

July 19, 2010 - 4:00 am

brunilda - aaah mandy! that second one is sooo adorable!

What to Wear JULY | FISHERS/NOBLESVILLE PHOTOGRAPHER

It’s that time again for our monthly “What to Wear” post. This month it is hot out!! Shorts are absolutely okay in your family portraits as long as you feel comfortable in them. You want your clothing choices to reflect who you are and you want to feel happy, confident and attractive. So choose something […]

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