Showing posts for 'personal photography'. Clear search

Great Exuma 2018

June 17, 2018 - “For words, like Nature, half reveal and half conceal the Soul within.” - Alfred Tennyson I love this quote...for a vari...
Read the Full Post »

Weekly Highlight: Sunset Over Mobile Street

February 20, 2018 - Sunset Over Mobile Street Most of the time, shots are carefully planned. I know the location I'm wanting to shoot, th...
Read the Full Post »

Monday Highlight: Experience is the True Value

February 12, 2018 - Experience is the True Value Fresh air is fabulous. I've tried to instill in my kiddos the same appreciation for the...
Read the Full Post »

Weekly Highlight...Always Go: Beauty Awaits

February 05, 2018 - Always Go: Beauty Awaits This week I chose to highlight a favorite taken this week that we almost missed out on. My k...
Read the Full Post »

Monday Highlight: Finding Your Peace

January 29, 2018 - Finding Your Peace Welcome to the Shoals...love it! The TVA trail is a local favorite of mine. There are actually qui...
Read the Full Post »

End of the Favs: Winter Reset

January 21, 2018 - This is the end of the favorites blog....posting a day early because Monday starts a new trend. I'm resetting things thi...
Read the Full Post »

Weekly Favs: January Week 2

January 17, 2018 - Cold temps and prepping for spring both in studio and prepping for all these births that have signed up:) I love birth p...
Read the Full Post »

Weekly Favs...First week of January!!!

January 09, 2018 - The first week of January was pretty brutal for north Alabama. I think we had an entire week where it never got above fr...
Read the Full Post »

End of December Favs :)

January 08, 2018 - Favorites from the end of December...The end of December up until about March, life slows down a bit. No more ball til s...
Read the Full Post »

Weekly Favs: December Week 2

December 26, 2017 - A week late on week 2...I'll post last weeks favorites tomorrow:):) Hope everyone had a Merry Christmas! What a great we...
Read the Full Post »

Weekly Favs: December Week 1

December 12, 2017 - What a fabulous week in photos:):):)
Read the Full Post »

Weekly Favs: November Week 5, Tree Farm Mini Sessions

December 03, 2017 - Mini Sessions...I am definitely not a fan. They stress me out. Being a mom of 5, I cannot imagine the stress of prepayin...
Read the Full Post »

Weekly Favorites: November Week Four

November 29, 2017 - November hasn't been the easiest of months physically, and a more chaos than normal has been the norm it seems. The phys...
Read the Full Post »

Favorites: The First two Weeks of November :)

November 16, 2017 - A little late...but here are the favorites from the first two weeks of November. It hasn't quite gone according to plann...
Read the Full Post »

October Favorites: Births, Landscapes, Portraits, Lifestyle...life :)

November 11, 2017 - So I'm going to start back to weekly favorites...Monday will be two weeks of November, then every week. There are just w...
Read the Full Post »

Milky Way Favs 2017

October 10, 2017 - Ever since I was about 8 years old I have loved the night sky. I had a telescope, subscription to earth sky magazine, an...
Read the Full Post »

September favs (birth, maternity, landscapes, seniors, NICU)

September 29, 2017 - Goals....after this month's post, it's back to weekly favs...there are just too many to narrow down each month!!! Here's...
Read the Full Post »

Birth Photography...Where It Started to Where It Is Now

September 18, 2017 - Birth Photography...one of my passions. I fell in love 3 years ago as I photographed my own baby boy shortly after birth...
Read the Full Post »

August Favs :)

September 06, 2017 - I've been slightly quiet in my posts over the last few days...two of my favorite quotes... "With an eye made quiet by t...
Read the Full Post »

July Favs :)

August 01, 2017 - "Every day I discover more and more beautiful things" - Claude Monet...true story. This has been a great month:)
Read the Full Post »

Weekly Favs...Week 20/52

May 22, 2017 - This week, this month...when everything with the school year comes to a close. I've photographed quite a spectrum of lif...
Read the Full Post »

A Month of Favs :)

May 19, 2017 - It's been a month since the last post. I should have posted Monday, but well...it's the middle of May. EVERYTHING seems...
Read the Full Post »

Havasu Falls...Supai, Arizona

April 17, 2017 - If I have a lot to say, more like if I have a lot that I feel, I always start out with "I struggle for words". This time...
Read the Full Post »

Weekly Favs...11/52

March 21, 2017 - “Wherever you go, go with all your heart.” - Confucius
Read the Full Post »

Weekly Favs...10/52

March 13, 2017 - Love what I do!!! So many different experiences photographed this week and I enjoyed every moment:) I only posted two...
Read the Full Post »

Weekly Favs...week 9/52

March 06, 2017 - "Ask yourself, "Why am I seeing and feeling this? How am I growing? What am I learning?" Remember: Every coincidence is...
Read the Full Post »

Weekly Favs...Week 7/52

February 20, 2017 - Weekly Favs...Week 7/52:)
Read the Full Post »

Weekly Favs...6/52

February 13, 2017 - Just a few for this week:) May everyone have a fabulous week!!! my crew minus the oldest boy who was taking his ACT...
Read the Full Post »

Weekly Favs...5/52

February 06, 2017 - This is definitely a diverse set of images...unless you know anything about me. Then you would know these images represe...
Read the Full Post »

A New Year...January Weeks 1-4

January 26, 2017 - "There is divine beauty in learning...To learn means to accept the postulate that life did not begin at my birth. Others...
Read the Full Post »

Instead of "Weekly Favs" this week...JSU to Little River Canyon, to DeSoto Falls :)

September 04, 2016 - Whenever I photo a family trip, I always debate...blog or just a facebook album. Blog is usually the easiest way to shar...
Read the Full Post »

Last Minute Getaway

July 19, 2016 - I debated...blog or album. I decided I could get more in a blog rather than just photo after photo so here it is. We ten...
Read the Full Post »

Shell's Christmas Tree Farm 2014

December 13, 2014 - Our Shell’s experience…fabulous! Way too much to include in just an album so the rare blog it is... My family and I hav...
Read the Full Post »

Family Vacation 2014

June 28, 2014 - Vacation...My family attempts to do a large family vacation every summer. Sometimes it means work on the farm and then s...
Read the Full Post »

Baby Joseph :)

May 07, 2014 - I've written and I've erased...written and erased...and its been an eternity since I've written anything anyway. I'm jus...
Read the Full Post »

"From this Moment On"

November 06, 2013 - "From This Moment On"...Heath did such a beautiful job singing this song at my father-in-law's "Pop's" wedding and I cou...
Read the Full Post »

"These are the flowers that fly and all but sing" -Robert Frost

July 08, 2013 - So thankful for the time I was able to spend with my kids and friends last night. It wasn't suppose to be that way but a...
Read the Full Post »

4th of July

July 05, 2013 - I can't sleep!!! Call it being a night shifter... taking a nap on this rainy post 4th of July day (which I totally shoul...
Read the Full Post »

Work Hard, Play Harder

June 26, 2013 - I love summer time! We can take our family away and not have to worry about school. Every summer we take time to see my...
Read the Full Post »

Couples Retreat (Great Exuma)

June 05, 2013 - Planned on writing about our trip before we even took off...I envisioned beautiful pictures telling the story of our ama...
Read the Full Post »

Love this Little Plaid Family :)

May 06, 2013 - How do you spend a rainy Monday???? You spend it catching up on photo edits. I can not believe these pictures were taken...
Read the Full Post »

Where it all started. . .

April 19, 2013 - This is where it all started... my children:) Love everything about them... Clayton being such a great big brother and h...
Read the Full Post »

Sumner Kiddos part 1 :)

April 04, 2013 - Definitely not the ideal situations for a family photo shoot at the beach. It was cold... like lows in the upper 30's co...
Read the Full Post »

The Perfect Photo

April 04, 2013 - Saw this quote the other day and made me think of my kids. I attempted family photos of kiddos and wanted perfection......
Read the Full Post »

The Importance of a Photograph

March 30, 2013 - Welcome to the almost complete new look of Photography by H. Sumner. In the words of a friend, it's "slammin". Thanks so...
Read the Full Post »

Orlando Vacation with family of 6, total party of 11, and Tropical Storm Beryl

June 04, 2012 - This post has nothing to do with a recent shoot or really anything concerning my photo business and is mainly for the be...
Read the Full Post »

Archive
January February (1) March (1) April May (2) June (8) July (2) August September (1) October November December
January (1) February March (1) April (8) May (2) June (10) July (3) August September October November (3) December
January February March April May (1) June (2) July August September October November December (1)
January (2) February (2) March (1) April (1) May (5) June (3) July August September October November December
January February March April May June (2) July (4) August (5) September (1) October November December
January (6) February (3) March (1) April May June (1) July August September October November December