A NJ Professional Photography Blog : by PhotosByGlenna


Child Photographer in Manalapan NJ, Try Water!

July 23, 2020

As a child photographer in Manalapan NJ, try water….water shoots, that is! You may think photography and water don’t mix. But, you would be wrong. They absolutely do! Pictures in and around water are some of my favorites! Why Water? Honestly, the answer to this question has a few important answers. Firstly, it’s summer. And,…

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Marlboro Professional Photographer: Looking Forward

June 29, 2020

As a Marlboro professional photographer, I am looking forward. Actually, I have been for months. However, the recent reopening of New Jersey has allowed me to get back to the work I love, taking pictures. Currently, I’m booking outdoor location sessions at many beautiful parks and beaches. In the same vein, I have even done…

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Monmouth County Professional Photographer Working Again!

June 15, 2020

“Monmouth County Professional Photographer: Working” may be the happiest blog headline I’ve written in months! In New Jersey, we have flattened the curve. And, along with the state, Photos by Glenna is carefully reopening. It’s Time for Photos First, during the past three months I’ve watched lots of television, read some books and taken a…

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Sanibel Island Family Photographer

June 4, 2020

Hello Sanibel! After spending the past few months in quarantine in New Jersey, I cannot tell you how happy this Sanibel Island family photographer is to be back to my home away from home, Sanibel Island. Coming Back to Sanibel Island I have to admit, the state of the country (because of Coronavirus) had me…

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Staycations and Photos, A Great Combination

May 27, 2020

Last week, I shared the story of my visit to the amazing TWA Hotel. Honestly, writing that blog was so much fun. I had such a good time on that trip. I loved looking at the pictures and remembering everything we did! It also reminded me how good it was to get away, even for…

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Marlboro NJ Family Photographer: Congrats Graduates

May 11, 2020

Congratulations to your graduates! Right now, being a member of the Class of 2020 (or the parent of a 2020 graduate) is pretty depressing. Whether your kids are finishing high school or college, they have missed so much, perhaps even in-person graduations. As did my daughter and it is heartbreaking. Moreover, their efforts and successes…

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Marlboro NJ photographer PTSD in todays world

May 2, 2020

Marlboro NJ photographer. Being a photographer I am grateful that I get to capture the world thru my lens. Sometimes it becomes so emotional that I do not know how to handle it. For those of you who may not know me well, I have sadly dealt with PTSD and grief. Being a 9\11 widow…

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Manalapan NJ Family Photographer Keep Celebrating

May 1, 2020

As a Manalapan NJ Family Photographer, and owner of a small business (actually, I AM the small business), I know first hand the economic devastation Coronavirus and “stay at home” orders are having. While I am still “open” in terms of offering fabulous photo shoot gift certificates perfect to celebrate Mother’s Day, birthdays, anniversaries, NJ…

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Marlboro Childrens Photographer

April 27, 2020

Marlboro Childrens Photographer , What can I say I honestly miss photographing your children. It is so hard to watch the season’s change knowing what I am missing. It is currently Spring in Marlboro NJ and as a Marlboro childrens photographer, it is really getting to me. Hence, cherry blossoms. Missing the Cherry Blossoms The…

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Marlboro N.J children’s photographer

April 26, 2020

Marlboro N.J Children’s Photographer. Guys, seriously this is no joke, I don’t know how much more of this I can take. Now, I want to start with saying that I have no thoughts at all of getting out and I know 100% all the reason’s not too. I am also very much not going to…

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Photo Gifts for Mother’s Day

April 20, 2020

Photo gifts for Mother’s Day is currently trending on Google. Honestly, it comes as no surprise to me as a New Jersey professional photographer. But it shouldn’t shock you either. While time may seem to be moving incredibly slowly, it is moving. And, holidays and reasons to celebrate still exist. Celebrating Mother’s Day in a…

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DIY Photoshoot Ideas at Home : PhotosBYGlenna

April 14, 2020

As a professional family photographer, I have to admit, things here are a bit slow. Because I appreciate the importance of social distancing, I have temporarily shut down my photography business. Clearly, I would never put my clients’ health in danger. As I mentioned in my previous blog, I miss taking pictures. I am incredibly…

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NJ Photographer

April 6, 2020

I miss taking family pictures. I miss my pre-Coronavirus life. Honestly, I have trouble “doing nothing” even when I choose to (like when I am “on vacation” in Sanibel Island), which everyone know’s I still work! Certainly, this forced shut down and quarantine has made me stir crazy. Seriously if you know me you KNOW…

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A Mother’s Day Photo Session

March 30, 2020

2020 is the perfect year to celebrate Mother’s Day with a photo session gift certificate. To be honest, I had been planning to write this blog sharing all of my fabulous ideas for a Mother’s Day photo session. And, trust me, I have plenty. However, the emergence and spread of Coronavirus (Covid-19) necessitated a change…

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New Jersey Photographer Some Information from my orthopedist.

March 27, 2020

Being a New Jersey photographer The flowers and tulips are all over and I get to be alone and do what I love best- Using my camera as an outlet to tell stories. Hence being outdoors in Deep Cut Garden’s in one of Holmdel NJ parks is my meditation. Alone, just me and my Camera.…

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