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Gabrielle – {Indianapolis/Carmel Newborn Photographer}

Sweet baby G is so beautiful! She was definitely a feisty one for me but I am so glad her parents had faith in me and stuck around ๐Ÿ˜‰ Here are just a couple as a sneak peek… stay tuned for more of this beautiful girl! Congratulations, P family! Indianapolis/Carmel Newborn Photographer

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March 10, 2011 - 5:33 am

Grandpa Ballard - Well…..as the official “gonna spoil her rotten” grandpa…….this has to be the most amazing thing I’ve went through!!! Me a grandfather……….who would have ever thunk it??
Can’t wait to see you this weekend.

All my love,
Dad

February 23, 2011 - 7:14 pm

megan moore - Beautiful little one, great job!

February 23, 2011 - 7:07 pm

jen - adorable! LOVE the first one :)

February 23, 2011 - 6:44 pm

Nance Heidemann - She is adorable! Love her hair!

February 23, 2011 - 8:43 am

Adria Brandt - These pictures are so sweet of baby Gabrielle. Such a perfect baby!

February 23, 2011 - 8:39 am

Christina - I just love her! She is beautiful!

February 22, 2011 - 5:46 pm

Kimberly Marie - Gorgeous images! Love them both :)

February 21, 2011 - 6:45 pm

Jennifer Lauren - Seriously precious!!! Love your images as always!

February 21, 2011 - 5:42 pm

Misty Uhlman - That baby is gorgeous!! What a PERFECT little mouth, so sweet : )

February 21, 2011 - 11:31 am

amy - SO cute!! I love squishy baby images. The headband is just lovely :)

February 21, 2011 - 10:28 am

Elizabeth Sethi - Beautiful work Mandy! She looks so sweet and delicate. Love the white flower headband.

February 21, 2011 - 9:13 am

Tabatha - Ahhh she is a beautiful little angel! Love the tiny headband!

February 21, 2011 - 8:35 am

Sophie Crew - So sweet! I love the soft tone and the gorgeous pink in #1. Perfect posing and composition – beautiful little girl!

February 21, 2011 - 8:34 am

Cindy - these are beautiful, as is the baby! Love the bw one, perfect!

February 21, 2011 - 6:58 am

anette - She’s just such a beautiful little girl. I love that first one of her…such soft pink colors and she has the cutest little mouth. Her skin tones are perfect too. These are just lovely!!!

February 21, 2011 - 4:57 am

Grandma Susie Ballard - Absolutely beautiful. My first grandchild. I will be hanging photos of her all over our house. She definitely brings a smile to your face. Thank you for your patience and I look forward to seeing more of your work. She looks like grandma’s little angel.

February 20, 2011 - 8:50 pm

Grace - I’m biased, because I’m Gabrielle’s mother, but these photos are gorgeous! Mandy, thank you so much for your patience today, I cannot wait to see the rest!

February 20, 2011 - 8:41 pm

Tanja - She is so beautiful!!! I seriously can’t get over her! She was worth all the work. : )

February 20, 2011 - 7:35 pm

Angela D - awwww…what an ADORABLE newborn!

February 20, 2011 - 6:38 pm

Jessica Vaughn - Absolutely gorgeous Mandy!

February 20, 2011 - 6:34 pm

Laura Brett - Adorable Mandy! What a sweetie. :)

Seth | INDIANAPOLIS PORTRAIT PHOTOGRAPHER

This was a very unique shoot, and a first for me. This is Seth. He had bariatric surgery 6 months ago, and wanted to get professional portraits done to document his progress and success thus far. This session was done completely for himself, which I think is really awesome To date, he has lost about […]

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September 27, 2010 - 3:10 am

mistytaylortanner - Seth my ole friend,I have been around for the majority of your life and you are becoming a whole new man with the same kind heart and precious SMILE..Carry on my child I am so proud of what you have conquered..Love you always Misty

September 26, 2010 - 12:45 pm

Dena - OH MY GOSH!!!!!!!!! You look amazing!!!! I bet you feel better, too. That is awesome. Praying for more success :)

September 25, 2010 - 12:16 pm

Tonya - I love everything about these photos! Seth, you are an inspiration!

September 25, 2010 - 11:35 am

Katherine - WTG Seth!! You look great!! Congrats on your progress and best wishes for continued success! Great job with these photos!

September 25, 2010 - 10:39 am

Tori Piercy - Wow! Holy cow, seeing his progress gave me goosebumps! He should be so proud of himself! Gorgeous photos- I can totally see why he picked you to shoot these for him :)

September 25, 2010 - 1:09 am

Rebecca Mitchell - Very cool! Keep up the good work Seth! Awesome captures of him Mandy!

September 24, 2010 - 7:43 pm

Jennifer Boggett - wow!!! What an incredible accomplishment! Fabulous job by the two of you!

September 24, 2010 - 7:23 pm

Jaidean - Wow, that is awesome! Congrats to him!!!

September 24, 2010 - 6:19 pm

Carrie Small - Wow Seth! You look awesome!!

September 24, 2010 - 1:48 pm

Sophie Crew - Go Seth, Go!!! Wow, he looks GREAT! You did an awesome job on these – LOVE them all!!!

September 24, 2010 - 1:35 pm

Carrie Owens - wow – Seth, what an inspiration! Great job, Mandy!

September 24, 2010 - 11:33 am

Megan Drane - What an amazing accomplishment! I really love the last one, seeing his handsome face up close. Wonderful work – to both of you!

September 24, 2010 - 10:55 am

Shonda Feddema - This is just a fantastic session – love everything about it!! Congrats Seth – so awesome!

September 24, 2010 - 10:11 am

Danielle Motley - This is a really cool idea to document such an amazing accomplishment and journey in life. Best Wishes Seth. As always, love the pics Mandy.

September 24, 2010 - 10:10 am

jen priester - Wow! Looking good, Seth! Keep up the great work!! :)

September 24, 2010 - 9:26 am

veronica starr - what a cutie!!! he just looks so proud too!!! way to go Seth, what an amazing accomplishment! Can’t wait to see the next session!

September 24, 2010 - 8:42 am

Kelly Q - Way to go Seth! So brave and inspiring! Best wishes to you as you continue your journey! Mandy, beautiful work!

September 24, 2010 - 8:18 am

rebekah - this is so inspiring! he looks great! good for him.

September 24, 2010 - 7:57 am

Natalie Myers - Wow! WTG Seth. Keep up the good work!

September 24, 2010 - 7:47 am

stephanie greenwell - Oh wow! That’s amazing, Seth! Congrats to you and best wishes on your future success! Great job, Mandy!

September 24, 2010 - 7:46 am

Beth - What an accomplishment! Congratulations, Seth!

September 24, 2010 - 7:35 am

Odalys Mendez - Wow! Congratulations Seth. That is truly amazing and I hope you continue on this journey :)

September 24, 2010 - 6:53 am

tamsen - wow, that’s awesome! i think it’s so great that he wants to document the weight loss as well! Go Seth!

September 24, 2010 - 6:46 am

Shanna - What a huge accomplishment!!!

September 24, 2010 - 6:40 am

Kelley - Way to go, Seth! Mandy, these are AWESOME!! What a fun session!!

September 24, 2010 - 6:30 am

dalia - awesome work Seth!! great pictures Mandy!

September 24, 2010 - 6:10 am

Michelle Sauer - Wow, that is simply amazing! He must feel fabulous! The pictures are wonderful as well!

September 24, 2010 - 6:03 am

Krysia - Great job Seth! Awesome. Love the last one.

September 24, 2010 - 5:36 am

Carol - Great job Seth! Keep it up! Mandy, these are awesome images!! I especially love the first and last!

September 24, 2010 - 5:28 am

Heather Sikkenga - Congrats Seth!!!! Keep up the greaqt work. You look like you are very happy and proud of yourself. Mandy, you did a wonderful job with his portraits.

September 24, 2010 - 5:12 am

Lori - AWESOME pictures, Mandy! Amazing changes, Seth!! SO cool!!!!

September 24, 2010 - 5:07 am

Kim Hill - Keep up the good work, Seth. You look awesome!!!!! And Mandy, I love the images. Great composition and very interesting scenery.

September 24, 2010 - 5:07 am

susie L - Wow – that is awesome! Love the last shot!

September 24, 2010 - 4:50 am

Brun - Congratulations Seth, keep going what a wonderful gift you are giving to yourself!

September 24, 2010 - 4:40 am

traci - this is awesome!!
keep it up seth!

September 24, 2010 - 4:39 am

Angela - Awesome Job Seth! Keep up the great work! :)

September 24, 2010 - 4:38 am

Carey - What an inspiration! and way to go for documenting it! beautiful images!

September 24, 2010 - 4:36 am

Laura Brett - Awesome job Seth, way to go! Great job Mandy!

September 24, 2010 - 4:32 am

Rosemary - Way to go Seth!!! Keep up the awesome work!

Miclot Family | CARMEL INDIANA FAMILY AND CHILD PHOTOGRAPHER

I had so much fun at this session! These two kiddos were a photographer’s dream — beautiful, photogenic and extremely well behaved who also loved having their picture taken. Who could ask for anything more? It was a really hazy evening at first but after awhile the clouds broke and the sun was low and […]

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August 8, 2010 - 8:29 pm

Sarah - These are just lovely Mandy…beautiful job!

August 7, 2010 - 6:25 am

Christina K - What a beautiful family! Great job!

August 7, 2010 - 6:06 am

Rosemary - Beautiful family and you did a great job on these!!! That last one needs to be ordered LARGE!

August 6, 2010 - 9:50 pm

Live Laugh Shoot - That first one is out of this world. The low light created this gorgeous halo effect that really compliments the family. Nice work!

Cheers,
Anne

August 6, 2010 - 8:40 pm

Cyndi W - What an adorable family. Great job

August 5, 2010 - 9:50 am

Lisa - I love the last one. Awesome session Mandy!

August 5, 2010 - 8:31 am

Sarah W - WOW! The B&W of the family is simply perfect! I think I’d want about 3 or 4 big canvases if this was my family! These make me wish you were closer.

August 5, 2010 - 7:54 am

Erica H - Such a lovely family! My favorite photo is the one of the girl sitting next to the fence.

August 4, 2010 - 8:02 pm

Hannah - These are beautiful- what a great family session :)

August 4, 2010 - 2:15 pm

vickie - These are absolutely stunning! That last shot is just as perfect as can be.

August 3, 2010 - 9:25 pm

Hilary A - Mandy – these are dreamy!!! Love them!!

August 3, 2010 - 4:25 pm

sophie crew - Stunning! I love the colors and your bokeh is amazing. What a gorgeous family!

August 3, 2010 - 3:11 pm

Amanda - All are beautiful, but the mom and dad together alone is PERFECTION!

August 3, 2010 - 11:55 am

Gretchen - I love the closeness of the family and the vibrant colors in the last one!

August 3, 2010 - 11:45 am

Lauren P. - love that last shot – such gorgeous photos!

August 3, 2010 - 5:59 am

Beth - Beautiful! Love the outdoor light and the dreamy quality!

August 3, 2010 - 4:55 am

JennyO - Gorgeous light and you’ve certainly captured the bond between the family members. I just love the creamy bokeh and backgrounds to the portraits. Lovely.

August 3, 2010 - 4:42 am

brunilda - O wow! love it! Many favorites I adore the black and white of the family, the black and white of the girl, and the one of the boy against the fence the most. Every last one is good though

Jacob | INDIANAPOLIS/FISHERS NEWBORN PHOTOGRAPHER

It was such a pleasure to meet baby Jake today and his parents, Kelly and Will. Jacob is just barely 2 weeks old and sweet as he can be. I am so glad they decided to move to Indiana from California so I could meet their family and photograph their precious baby boy. Enjoy your […]

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July 19, 2010 - 10:43 am

Great Uncle Scott & Aunt Deb - BEAUTIFUL BABY BOY!!! xoxo

July 17, 2010 - 2:53 pm

Karen Lease - Kelly,
He is gorgeous. The picture of all of you looks great.

July 16, 2010 - 5:47 pm

Hannah - Your work is just stunning, and he such a beautiful baby!

July 16, 2010 - 2:46 pm

Tiffany - Awww…love them all. What a great session Mandy!

July 16, 2010 - 12:44 pm

Kelly H - What a beautiful baby. I love your poses.

July 16, 2010 - 7:10 am

Brooke Moxley - so sweet!! I love that first one!

July 15, 2010 - 8:26 pm

Kimberly Benyak - What a sweetie! I love newborns! Nice work!

July 15, 2010 - 7:14 pm

Laura Brett - What a sweet boy, great job Mandy!

July 15, 2010 - 6:37 pm

sherian - beautiful pictures – I love the photo of Jake, Kelly and Will.

July 15, 2010 - 12:38 pm

Kiley - Makes me want to have another! Love these!

July 15, 2010 - 10:36 am

Beth - I love the way Jacob’s little face looks in the first photo. You’re a very talented photographer but I bet it helps when you have such a lovely family to photograph. BEAUTIFUL!

July 15, 2010 - 10:25 am

Erin A - Great pictures-you all are a beautiful family and Jake is SO darn cute!

July 15, 2010 - 9:03 am

Jen P. - Absolutely precious!!! That first one is my favorite! Great work Mandy:)

July 15, 2010 - 8:46 am

Ryann - OMG these are the sweetest little pics EVER! LOVE THEM! Baby Jacob is PERFECT!!! XOXO

July 15, 2010 - 8:27 am

Jennifer - Absolutely precious! I love the tones of the first black and white. :)

July 15, 2010 - 7:38 am

Tonya - Very Nice! He’s enough to *almost* make me want more!

July 15, 2010 - 7:01 am

Tara Kennedy - These are soooo sweet! Love them all!

July 15, 2010 - 6:42 am

Erica H - Little Jacob is one of the cutest newborns ever. Love these photos!

July 15, 2010 - 5:37 am

Lisa - I love the colors in these pictures Mandy! Awesome!

July 15, 2010 - 5:09 am

Becky - Oh My! He is a very good looking little guy! You captured some great moments.

July 15, 2010 - 5:08 am

Lacey - OMG you two….baby Jake is precious as can be!! Great pics!

July 14, 2010 - 8:38 pm

Lorayne - Ok Kel & Will.. I cannot believe the last I saw you was your wedding and now here HE is.. I sure love you guys and miss you all the time. Enjoy every minute.. he is so beautiful.

July 14, 2010 - 7:02 pm

Shanna - what a cutie!

July 14, 2010 - 6:57 pm

Megan - oh look at that newborn goodness! beautiful!

July 14, 2010 - 6:57 pm

Megan - oh look at that newborn goodness! beautiful!

On the other side of the lens | INDIANAPOLIS PORTRAIT PHOTOGRAPHER

It’s pretty unusual these days to actually find a picture of myself since I’m always on the other side of the camera. However, my husband Jerry and I went out this weekend to play with a new lens and some new lighting techniques. So here you go… some pictures of Mandy Leonards Photography on the […]

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July 1, 2010 - 7:59 am

Nichole - These are beautiful!!

June 30, 2010 - 10:39 am

Stacey Haslem - You are gorgeous!!! These are beautiful images.

June 30, 2010 - 7:14 am

jessica price - Beautifully done!

June 29, 2010 - 9:34 pm

Melissa Klein - Beautiful, Mandy! I love that second to last one – you guys sure are cute!

June 29, 2010 - 6:56 pm

Angela - Yay! for new lenses! The lighting is beautiful, and you are gorgeous, girl!

June 29, 2010 - 2:43 pm

Allison - Gorgeous! I wanna do this too, one of these days!

June 28, 2010 - 12:56 pm

Lisa Manchester - Beatiful!

June 28, 2010 - 6:55 am

Nicki - lovely images!

June 27, 2010 - 3:47 pm

Tammy - You guys look great!

June 27, 2010 - 1:50 pm

monica - Beautiful shots. You got some great light!!

June 27, 2010 - 11:15 am

Catherine - Wow! Gorgeous light…. both of you are just beautiful and now I’m curious what lens you are using!! Amazing shots. I need to get in front of the lens more myself. You have inspired me! Fantastic photos.

June 27, 2010 - 12:49 am

Andrea Gomoll - Beautiful pictures – love the light – great job!

June 26, 2010 - 4:40 pm

Christy F - Stunningly beautiful, and yummy light! Your new lens is a keeper!!!!

June 26, 2010 - 3:48 pm

Jen - That lighting is fantastic!! Hope you’re loving that new lens!!

June 26, 2010 - 11:14 am

Odalys Mendez - Love the last two :)!!!

June 26, 2010 - 10:02 am

Hilary A - You look beautiful! Good for you to do this!

June 26, 2010 - 9:44 am

CrystalL - Lovely, the last one is gorgeous!

June 26, 2010 - 7:32 am

juli evans - Very pretty! And the lighting and bokeh and just beautiful!

June 26, 2010 - 7:15 am

Megan - gorgeous!

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!!!

Newborn Love – INDIANAPOLIS/WESTFIELD/CARMEL NEWBORN PHOTOGRAPHER

Meet Abigail. She was wide awake most of our session but was so beautiful and fun to photograph! She just wanted to see what was going on I can’t wait to see this little grow up and photograph her in the future! Enjoy your sneak peek!!

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February 15, 2010 - 7:15 pm

Lindsay - She looks like a baby doll! Love the last one!

January 28, 2010 - 11:03 am

Arizona wedding Photographer - LOVE the last facial expression. how cute is she.. greadt job Mandy!

January 27, 2010 - 6:40 am

christy - Can I just put her in my purse??? so sweet!

January 26, 2010 - 7:37 pm

Rosemary - Another vote for #2 – it’s adorable! Great job and love your lighting!

January 26, 2010 - 6:07 pm

Laura Brett - So sweet, love #2.

January 26, 2010 - 12:02 pm

giovanna - Beautiful!! Love her sweet little expresssions!

January 26, 2010 - 9:31 am

Gwen - darling! and that third one – oh she looks like a little doll! great job!

January 25, 2010 - 12:26 pm

Cassie - Love these! The first is my fave!

January 25, 2010 - 7:36 am

Inna - These are so sweet! I just love the last one, what a cute face!

January 25, 2010 - 7:26 am

Julie - Oh this baby is so sweet! Great job!!

January 24, 2010 - 9:52 pm

Sarah Fuller - Oh my goodness, so sweet!! Love that last one. Great job and beautiful baby!

January 24, 2010 - 8:17 pm

Melissa Klein - Precious! Great job, Mandy.

January 24, 2010 - 6:43 pm

Tiffany - Beautiful!! Great job!!

January 24, 2010 - 5:48 pm

Marinda - So sweet!

January 24, 2010 - 2:05 pm

Shanna - Very cute!!

January 24, 2010 - 1:23 pm

Laura - Adorable!!!

January 24, 2010 - 12:57 pm

Jenny - She is really cute! Beautiful pictures!

January 24, 2010 - 6:58 am

Megan - holy cow she is gorgeous!! the third is also my fave! how adorable!!

January 24, 2010 - 6:23 am

Dana Monticelli - How precious is that third one!! Nice work!

January 23, 2010 - 10:21 pm

Kim K. - So sweet! Love the second shot!