Category Archives: Children

Handsome Boy | INDIANAPOLIS BABY PHOTOGRAPHER

I met baby F yesterday and what a cutie!! He is 10 weeks old and was such a well behaved little one for me. Mom knits and sews and had a huge collection of cloth diapers so we had fun talking about that for awhile! Enjoy your sneak peek!

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June 8, 2010 - 6:37 pm

Nikki Painter - so sweet!!

June 8, 2010 - 11:48 am

Melissa Koehler - WOW, his skin is perfection. just beautiful!

June 8, 2010 - 8:47 am

Nicki - Lovely images, what beautiful eyes.

June 8, 2010 - 8:02 am

Allison - Great job, he looks perfect!

June 7, 2010 - 3:21 pm

Erica - Love the preview pictures. Tricia he is so beautiful. Mandy great job.

June 7, 2010 - 1:24 pm

monica - Love the one where he is so bright eyed! Great eye contact!

June 7, 2010 - 1:07 pm

Chelsea - What a cutie!! I love the second one! Great job!!!

June 7, 2010 - 8:54 am

Trisha - So cute Mandy! Love his eyes!

June 7, 2010 - 8:26 am

Beth - He is so handsome! Beautiful photos!

June 7, 2010 - 5:54 am

Kelly - So adorable!

June 7, 2010 - 1:41 am

Jenny - So cute…his eyes are going to be so stunning!

June 6, 2010 - 9:57 pm

Zenia - What great blue eyes!

June 6, 2010 - 8:04 pm

Jen - His eyes are gorgeous!! What a handsome little guy! Great job Mandy!

June 6, 2010 - 7:47 pm

Hilary A - Look at the eyes on him! Holy cow! Another great shoot!

June 6, 2010 - 7:03 pm

MeghanW - Adorable!! love the baby blues!

June 6, 2010 - 5:32 pm

CrystalL - Oh WOW, look at those amazing eyes! Great work Mandy!

June 6, 2010 - 5:00 pm

Melissa Klein - Love those big blue eyes!

June 6, 2010 - 4:18 pm

rachael - awww. i think i need another baby now! nice work :)

June 6, 2010 - 3:54 pm

Nichole - He is beautiful!!

June 6, 2010 - 3:34 pm

Christina K - Oh my! What beautiful eyes in the 2nd!

June 6, 2010 - 1:45 pm

Heather - Such a cutie, love that hat

June 6, 2010 - 12:21 pm

brunilda - He is gorgeous Mandy. I love the first one where you really got down to his level and shot him straight on. Beautiful

June 6, 2010 - 11:41 am

Melissa - What a cute little man….love my sweet nephew! Great pictures!

June 6, 2010 - 11:36 am

Lindsey Russell - He’s adorable and what fabulous eye contact in #2! Cute!!!!

June 6, 2010 - 10:54 am

chrissy - so cute!!

June 6, 2010 - 10:37 am

Andrea Gomoll - Great job – absolutely lovely images!

June 6, 2010 - 9:22 am

Nicole - What a handsome boy! Such a cutie.

June 6, 2010 - 8:24 am

Angela - OMG Absolutely gorgeous baby boy! :) Love these!

June 6, 2010 - 7:16 am

Rosemary - What a little cutie!! Can’t wait to see more!!

June 6, 2010 - 6:18 am

Megan - awwwwwwwwwwwwwww

The W Family | INDIANAPOLIS FAMILY AND CHILD PHOTOGRAPHER

Veronica just turned one last week, but she won my fresh face contest back in February. We had to reschedule her photo session twice due to weather but we finally had a nice day today and we had a great time at the park. Veronica is stunning and you can really see how much this […]

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May 26, 2010 - 10:08 pm

Melissa Klein - Love these, Mandy! I think these might be some of my favorite of yours so far. :)

May 26, 2010 - 5:48 pm

sara - gorgeous!

May 26, 2010 - 8:45 am

Nichole - What a cutie!! Lovely images!

May 25, 2010 - 12:40 pm

Aimee - What a darling little family! Great images!

May 25, 2010 - 9:38 am

Judie - These are great!!

May 25, 2010 - 9:32 am

Sara Welch - these are wonderful!

May 25, 2010 - 9:19 am

Kimberlee E - Beautiful work!

May 25, 2010 - 3:03 am

Stacey - Adorable and beautiful shots Mandy! The last one is too cute. :)

May 24, 2010 - 4:48 pm

CrystalL - What a cutie, lovely family!

May 24, 2010 - 4:42 pm

Annadee - Your work is beautiful!

May 24, 2010 - 4:12 pm

chrissy - very sweet shots!

May 24, 2010 - 10:10 am

Esther - Great pictures! Love those beautiful smiles.

May 24, 2010 - 6:42 am

rhonda - I love these photos, what a cute family. The little girls eyes are stunning. Nice work.

May 24, 2010 - 2:46 am

Kathy - Absolutely gorgeous! Looks like you guys had fun.

May 23, 2010 - 9:38 pm

brunilda - Mandy the first is just absolute perfection. Love it! The little girl is so sweet.

May 23, 2010 - 6:54 pm

Zenia - Ohh love the second to last one!

May 23, 2010 - 6:43 pm

Tammy - The sunglasses shot is too cute — her lashes, sigh, to die for!

May 23, 2010 - 6:42 pm

Amy Pollak - OMG those eyelashes! Great photos (as usual)! Makes me miss you guys!

May 23, 2010 - 6:38 pm

Megan - ahhhh! I love them! That shot with the sunglasses–PRECIOUS!!!

Family of Four | INDIANAPOLIS FAMILY PHOTOGRAPHER

I met the L family today and they were so much fun! The girls, ages 3 and 6 are beauties and they were really good sports about their photo shoot today. Enjoy your sneak peek!

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May 21, 2010 - 7:08 am

melissa - I love the giggle in the grass! Lovely family.

May 20, 2010 - 5:08 pm

CrystalL - Great set, they’re all gorgeous, but I just love the first one!

May 20, 2010 - 10:40 am

Ramsey - These are so cute. I love the bridge shot.

May 20, 2010 - 5:13 am

Hilary A - Great shots! Love the second one!

May 20, 2010 - 4:57 am

Rosemary - Beautiful family and love the last one with the girls looking back! Too cute!

May 20, 2010 - 4:47 am

Becky - Talk about some beautiful girls! I have to agree with all the other comments! Love these pics!

May 19, 2010 - 7:05 pm

Megan - agree with the other comments–beautiful family!! awesome job.

May 19, 2010 - 6:24 pm

Odalys Mendez - I love them Mandy! They look so happy!

May 19, 2010 - 6:07 pm

Michele - You did such a great job on these Mandy. What a beautiful family, the girls are so adorable!

Newborn Goodness | INDIANAPOLIS NEWBORN PHOTOGRAPHER

Meet baby C. She was a whole 10 days old and pure newborn goodness. Her mom told me that she still sleeps most of the day, and so it didn’t matter what time we had her photo shoot because she would for sure be sleepy. Well, baby C had her own agenda and was awake […]

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May 19, 2010 - 9:32 pm

Julie - Awww, I love these! Makes me have baby fever all over again. Nice work!

May 19, 2010 - 9:12 pm

Valerie - How beautiful!!! I love the basket & the last one! Just fabulous!

May 19, 2010 - 4:37 am

Kimberlee E - Great set. I especially love the ones on the green.

May 18, 2010 - 10:15 pm

Zenia - Aww what a cutie!

May 18, 2010 - 9:32 pm

Melissa Klein - Adorable!

May 18, 2010 - 6:39 pm

Anna - Oh so sweet. Beautiful.

May 18, 2010 - 4:20 pm

CrystalL - Beautiful work!

May 18, 2010 - 2:13 pm

Nicki - what a sweetie. nice work!

May 18, 2010 - 10:42 am

Christina K - what a sweet baby girl!

May 18, 2010 - 8:41 am

Kelsey Anderson Photography|Las Vegas - Such a sweet little lady!

May 18, 2010 - 8:35 am

Trisha - She looks so tiny and cute! great captures!

May 18, 2010 - 6:49 am

Lindsay - Adorable lil girl!

May 18, 2010 - 5:40 am

Rachel - Baby C is my niece – you did an amazing job!! I can’t wait to see the others! She is a beautiful baby and you captured it perfectly!

May 18, 2010 - 4:32 am

Odalys Mendez - Mandy, I love the colors, they are not the typical newborn session pastels. They are very sophisticated. Great job!

May 18, 2010 - 1:08 am

Laura Rauch - I love all the textures!!! Great job!

May 17, 2010 - 9:12 pm

nicole dyk - i love the 1st one. they are so great!

May 17, 2010 - 8:50 pm

Michelle - What an adorable baby. I love that first shot.

May 17, 2010 - 8:21 pm

Tiffany - So sweet. Great captures Mandy.

May 17, 2010 - 7:51 pm

Casey - Lovely!

May 17, 2010 - 7:37 pm

Kelly Klatt - Awww, you got some really sweet shots-love the full length on green-so cute and squishy!

May 17, 2010 - 7:32 pm

Amanda - I loooove that first shot on the green blanket! Perfection!

May 17, 2010 - 7:17 pm

Kendra - Beautiful! Love the colors!

May 17, 2010 - 7:16 pm

Cyn_de - adorable!!!!! <3

May 17, 2010 - 6:51 pm

melissa - So soft and pretty!

May 17, 2010 - 6:48 pm

Jen P. - Awwwww…these are just so precious! Great job:)

May 17, 2010 - 6:25 pm

Megan - awwwwwwwwwwww soooooo cute! whew that gives me baby fever hehe! GREAT shots the last one is my fave! Max says, “babies aren’t that small! where’s the rest of her?” teehee

Sam | INDIANAPOLIS/FISHERS CHILD PHOTOGRAPHER

I met up with little Sam today who just turned one. He had to be the most calm one year old I have ever met! He didn’t fuss once and he had the most adorable little grin. Happy Birthday, Sam … I hope you enjoy your sneak peek!

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May 19, 2010 - 9:42 pm

Julie Kraai - What a little ham! Love these!

May 12, 2010 - 1:36 pm

Lindsay - He’s a doll! Cute shots

May 12, 2010 - 12:25 pm

Trisha - Such a cute boy! Great images

May 12, 2010 - 11:45 am

Hilary A - What a sweet little boy. You captured him beautifully!

May 12, 2010 - 5:42 am

Shar - what a cutie! Beautiful photos!

May 11, 2010 - 5:33 pm

Gabby - aww what a cutie!!

May 11, 2010 - 4:56 pm

CrystalL - What a cute baby, great images!

May 11, 2010 - 3:58 pm

Laura Brett - What a cutie!!!! Great colors.

May 11, 2010 - 3:08 pm

Melissa Koehler - Sam is adorable! Beautiful job!

May 11, 2010 - 12:30 pm

Tammy - What a cutie! I love his little shoes, too :) Good work!

May 11, 2010 - 7:07 am

Amanda - Love those chubby cheeks! Great captures!

May 11, 2010 - 6:47 am

Carolina Gonzalez - Aawww… too cute!

May 11, 2010 - 2:41 am

Stacey - He is too adorable!!

May 11, 2010 - 1:04 am

Emma - He is soooo cute, love his facial expression on the last shot..!!

May 10, 2010 - 10:04 pm

Trisha - He is so stinkin’ cute! Great job Mandy!

May 10, 2010 - 9:54 pm

Kendra - So cute! Such great captures of the life of a one year old.

May 10, 2010 - 9:33 pm
May 10, 2010 - 9:04 pm

Kelly Klatt - Awww, he’s adorable-great job!

May 10, 2010 - 8:50 pm

Tiffany - LOVE that first one. So cute Mandy. Great session!

May 10, 2010 - 8:20 pm

Chelsea - Great job, he is adorable!!!!! I just love your work!

May 10, 2010 - 7:58 pm

Nichole - What a cute guy!! Love these!

May 10, 2010 - 7:57 pm

Kim Fordham - What a cutie! Love these, Mandy!

Baby Love | INDIANAPOLIS/WESTFIELD/CARMEL NEWBORN PHOTOGRAPHER

I love newborns! I always leave wanting another one of my own 😉 When this momma called me, she told me this little guy was almost 6 weeks old — which is much older than my typical newborn sessions. He was still cuddly though… but man check out that head lift! I couldn’t believe how […]

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July 12, 2010 - 5:53 pm

Ben | INDIANAPOLIS/CARMEL BABY PHOTOGRAPHER | Mandy Leonards Photography Indianapolis Premier Wedding, Family and Child Photographer - […] up for his first milestone session. He has grown so much since his newborn shoot which can be seen HERE. Turning 4 months, Ben is a pro at holding his head up high and smiling Isn’t he such a […]

May 14, 2010 - 7:48 am

Shannon Flores - Great shots, he is such a cutie! I love the shot of him snuggled up with his mama and on the red blanket.

May 12, 2010 - 10:15 am

Trisha - Absolutely love that first image! What a sweet moment.

May 10, 2010 - 10:47 pm

Trisha - Beautiful! Love the last image!

May 10, 2010 - 8:08 am

Holly S. - What a strong little guy!

May 10, 2010 - 7:05 am

Jen - So so sweet!! Love the first one!

May 9, 2010 - 9:08 pm

Sara Welch - the last is STUNNING!

May 9, 2010 - 8:08 pm

Anya Coleman - So cute!Love it!

May 9, 2010 - 7:54 pm

rhonda - Wow, stunning…..just stunning. I love #1, #2 & #4. So hard to pick just one. Beautiful work.

May 8, 2010 - 9:43 pm

Nichole - What a cutie!!! Beautiful work!

May 8, 2010 - 8:15 pm

Hannah - How precious… I really love the first one, mother and baby, so beautiful.

May 8, 2010 - 7:55 pm

shannon - oh my word!! adorable! i LOVE the first two so much!

May 8, 2010 - 1:03 pm

Krystal - Gorgeous! LOVE the first one of mama and baby!

May 8, 2010 - 8:46 am

CrystalL - They’re all wonderful, but I’m loving the last one the best, you totally captured his precious “babyness”.

May 7, 2010 - 9:30 pm

MeghanW - Wow, these are amazing! I LOVE your work Mandy!

May 7, 2010 - 9:18 pm

rachael - oh my gosh what a sweetie! i love the one on the green.

May 7, 2010 - 4:59 pm

Odalys - I love them Mandy, they are very sweet :)

May 7, 2010 - 4:58 pm

Krista - I love these!

May 7, 2010 - 4:27 pm

Tanja - Beautiful.. love the conection between them on the first

May 7, 2010 - 4:21 pm

Teresa Wilds Photography | Tampa Bay - Beautiful work! Love his eyes in #2!

May 7, 2010 - 3:44 pm

Melissa Klein - Adorable!

May 7, 2010 - 2:32 pm

Kelly - Beautifully done. I love your use of light in these photos – especially the baby’s eyes. I’m sure they will treasure these photos always. Great work.

May 7, 2010 - 1:44 pm

Rachel D. - I love the last one!

May 7, 2010 - 1:25 pm

melissa - Wow! Love his eye contact with green blanket shot!

May 7, 2010 - 12:39 pm

Ramsey - Beautiful and so sweet. I love that first one.

May 7, 2010 - 12:33 pm

Julie Kraai - What a beautiful baby! Love the connection between him and his momma. Beautiful work, Mandy!

Capturing the Camps | INDIANAPOLIS FAMILY PHOTOGRAPHER

Today I met up with The Camp Family. We had originally planned on getting their family photos back in the winter time, but the Camps really wanted outdoor photos, and the Indiana weather wasn’t so cooperative and we had to reschedule! It was worth the wait. We had a great time running around. Enjoy our […]

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May 14, 2010 - 8:49 am

Jolie - BEAUTIFUL!

May 13, 2010 - 8:49 am

Rigel - I love the energy in the last one! Great shots! I would print the last one super big!!!

May 12, 2010 - 10:11 am

Trisha - This looks like such a fun family! Great photos

May 11, 2010 - 5:07 pm

Gabby - What a fun, fresh family session – beautiful work!

May 11, 2010 - 11:25 am

Laura - What a great family session, they will treasure these forever!

May 10, 2010 - 10:41 pm

Trisha - lol! LOVE the last shot! Great session Mandy! :)

May 10, 2010 - 12:33 pm

Nicki - What fun family portraits, nice work!

May 10, 2010 - 10:27 am

Mindy - What a fun family session! These all look great.

May 10, 2010 - 9:14 am

Christi - Fun!

May 10, 2010 - 8:15 am

Holly S. - Such a cute family!

May 10, 2010 - 6:58 am

Jen - Such a great looking family with darling boys!! Great shots Mandy!!

May 9, 2010 - 9:02 pm

Sara Welch - Fantastic! Man is it gorgeous there! Love their energy :)

May 9, 2010 - 6:10 pm

Becca - I love these! What gorgeous colors :-) great captures!

May 9, 2010 - 11:30 am

Beth - Love the last one! So fun!

May 9, 2010 - 11:29 am

Beth - Aww, these are so fun!

May 8, 2010 - 10:04 pm

Rezika Zurch - what a fun family- love how you captured the emotion here!

May 8, 2010 - 9:37 pm

Nichole - Great colors! Great job!! :)

May 8, 2010 - 8:31 pm

Hannah - Beautiful family!

May 8, 2010 - 7:52 pm

shannon - so fun! they look like a great family! beautiful photos!

May 8, 2010 - 1:52 pm

Alison - The brotherly love is too much… such a sweet family shoot!

May 8, 2010 - 8:32 am

CrystalL - What a fun family and the boys are adorable!

May 8, 2010 - 6:25 am

Rex Camp - Really terrific family photo session — great job Mandy!!

Love the shots of the boys — Love to you all, Dad

May 8, 2010 - 4:01 am

Andrea Gomoll - Awesome family-shots – great job!!!

May 7, 2010 - 9:15 pm

MeghanW - These are great! I love everything about them!

May 7, 2010 - 4:25 pm

Teresa Wilds Photography | Tampa Bay - You captured such great emotion here! I love the second and last! Great work!

May 7, 2010 - 3:44 pm

Grandma Ellen - These are so special…….Mandy – what a fabulous job…….looking forward to seeing more and framing a few.

May 7, 2010 - 2:22 pm

Kelly - Looks like they are having such great fun. Great work!

May 7, 2010 - 9:58 am

Charlene Wrege - What beautiful pics of my daughter and her family! Can’t wait to see them all! Grandma ChaCha

May 7, 2010 - 7:43 am

Melissa Klein - Adorable family!

May 7, 2010 - 6:38 am

lindsay koehler - love the boys hugging!! Sweet family!

May 7, 2010 - 6:37 am

Steve Whitlock - All exude joy and love — great shots!

May 7, 2010 - 6:20 am

Krista Campbell - What an adorable family!

May 7, 2010 - 6:16 am

tanja - Beautiful.. love them all!

May 7, 2010 - 6:06 am

Liz and Ryan - Our pictures are fantastic! I can’t wait to see more!

May 7, 2010 - 5:19 am

christy - I love the second shot, with the last one being a close second! Such a fun session!!!!

May 7, 2010 - 4:44 am

jessica price - Fun! They look so happy!

May 7, 2010 - 4:39 am

melissa - What a great session! Love the image of mom and dad.

May 6, 2010 - 7:25 pm

Megan - OH MY GOSH I have tears in my eyes!! I LOVE THEM!!

May 6, 2010 - 6:49 pm

Julie - I love these! What a fun family! that last one in particular is amazing!

Jasmine | INDIANAPOLIS/NOBLESVILLE CHILD PHOTOGRAPHER

One of my daughter’s best friends came by today for her 2 year pictures. “Min-Min” as Bella calls her is completely lovable with her black curls and big grins! We were worn out after chasing her around and when I asked her to smile outdoors, she said “There’s no flash!” haha Luckily, she is beautiful […]

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May 15, 2010 - 12:52 pm

Angela Tolbert - These pictures are absolutely adorable. The one in the pink pant set is my favorite. Future AKA.

Thanks for sharing.
Angela

May 13, 2010 - 6:24 am

brooklyn - Mandy, the pink picture looks like an add for like Baby Gap! It is absolutely precious, I love looking at your pics!!! Can’t wait to see our pics up here again!! Only 16 days:)

May 6, 2010 - 11:27 pm

Zenia - Aww such a cutie pie!

May 6, 2010 - 4:50 pm

tiffany glenn - the last shot is one that she will look back on as an adult and love, I’m sure. She is beautiful!

May 6, 2010 - 4:39 pm

melissa - So bright and fun with pink background!

May 6, 2010 - 8:17 am

Harvey Samuels - She is simply gorgeous! Love all the pictures.

May 6, 2010 - 7:46 am

Mama Carroll - I’m speechless, she is adorable . . . . I choose the first five.

May 6, 2010 - 12:53 am

Viola - Not camera shy . . . displaying an essence of innocence, having fun, and a flair of sweetness . . .

May 5, 2010 - 8:35 pm

lindsay koehler - How cute is she!!! LOve her..great job

May 5, 2010 - 12:02 pm

Trisha - What a sweetheart! I love when kids blow on dandelions! :)

May 5, 2010 - 10:23 am

shannon - adorable! love the ones in the grass!

May 5, 2010 - 8:12 am

Beth - Oh, she is just gorgeous! Love these!

May 5, 2010 - 7:45 am

brunilda - Oh my goodness the hot pink outfit on the pink is just to die for. Cute!

May 5, 2010 - 6:21 am

becca - beautiful…love the one with the pink

May 5, 2010 - 6:03 am

aimeeferguson - what a beautiful girl, these are gorgeous – i can’t even pick a favorite!!

May 5, 2010 - 4:58 am

Melody Stiles - Beautiful child and beautiful work, Mandy! They simply HAVE to get ALL of them! Heck I want all of them! LOL!

May 5, 2010 - 4:51 am

Angela - I think she is so gorgeous! :) Great photos Mandy! The 4th one is wonderful!

May 5, 2010 - 4:45 am

Jill - I don’t know how her parents are going to choose! She’s gorgeous and obviously has tons of personality. Love these shots!

May 5, 2010 - 3:45 am

Pola J. - These pictures are awesome. She is a model waiting to be discovered……………………..

May 4, 2010 - 9:06 pm

Hilary A - Love these shots! That last one is just precious!

May 4, 2010 - 8:32 pm

rachael - she is just as cute as she can be!

May 4, 2010 - 8:31 pm

Kim K. - She is absolutely adorable!!! Love that third shot!!

May 4, 2010 - 8:16 pm

Cyn_de - what an angel! She is so cute…and what beautiful and colorful photos! <3

May 4, 2010 - 7:59 pm

kelly klatt - She is gorgeous! Great shots-I adore that last one!

May 4, 2010 - 7:36 pm

Tiffany - Love that second one. Beautiful captures!

May 4, 2010 - 6:49 pm

Sari - She is adorable! Love the 4th one.

May 4, 2010 - 6:49 pm

Megan - oh my gosh, the 3rd is my favorite! she is totally posing! ADORABLE!