A few months ago, I saw an ad for a worldwide photography contest called Shoot & Share.  You could enter up to 50 photos to 25 categories (I entered 40 photos).

This year, the contest had their largest turnout yet, with 332,768 photos entered from 141 countries, and had over 49 million votes!

There were SO many AMAZING photos in each category!  I was shocked and proud to find out that two of my photos had placed in the Top 100 in their categories, three photos were finalists (top 3%), eight photos were top 10%, twelve photos were top 20%, and five were top 30%!  You can see my photos and their placement below (top 10% and above).

Shoot and share top 100 boys by creek

This photo of my boys by the creek placed 50th out of 23,969 photos.

Shoot and share top 100 mother daughter in cotton field

This mother/daughter image placed 61st out of 22,299 photos.

Shoot and share top 10%

Shoot and Share Finalist

Shoot and Share Finalist

Shoot and share top 10%

Shoot and share top 10%

Shoot and share top 10%

Shoot and share top 10%

Shoot and share top 10%

Shoot and share top 10%

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As a mom of two boys myself, I was so excited when I found out that mama, Kolleen, was having another boy.  I photographed her beautiful maternity session back in August, and I had the great pleasure of also shooting her newborn session this past October.  Cole is easily the biggest, squishiest baby I’ve ever photographed — weighing in at eleven pounds.  I absolutely LOVED snuggling with him.  I hope you enjoy his photos!

Family of 4 - neutral colors in studio setting - Nashville Newborn Photographer

Family with two little boys wearing white in studio - Tennessee Newborn Portraits

big brother with newborn sibling - Middle Tennessee Baby Photographer

dad holding newborn in hands - Tennessee Newborn Photography

mother and new baby in studio with eyes closed - Gallatin Newborn Photographer

mother and newborn boy laying on shoulder - Middle Tennessee Portrait Photographer

Baby boy in bear hat - Nashville Newborn Photographer

newborn boy sleeping on blue and gray background - Gallatin Baby Photographer

Baby in birthday suit shot from above - Nashville photographer

newborn baby on clean white background - Nashville newborn photographer

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Joanna McVey of Southern Daisy Photography specializes in maternity, newborn, child, senior, and family photography.  Serving Nashville and surrounding areas, including Hendersonville, Gallatin, Goodlettsville, White House, Madison, Hermitage, Brentwood, Franklin, Murfreesboro, Smyrna, Bellevue, Old Hickory, Donelson, Mt. Juliet, Lebanon, Castalian Springs, East Nashville, Germantown, Nolensville, Green Hills, Ashland City, 12 South, Belle Meade, Cool Springs, Clarksville, Greenbrier, Spring Hill, Dickson, Portland, Fairview, and all other Middle TN areas.

 

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