Holly Dawn Photography Blog

Welcome to my blog! I'm so glad you are here. This is where you will find current sessions and maybe even some fun info! Sit back and look around. Like what you see? I'd love to work with you.  I shoot it all! Maternity, newborn, family, tots and kids, high school seniors, dance and weddings. 

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Marley Looks Like A Baby Doll | O’Fallon, MO Newborn Photographer


It was so wonderful catching up with the Kulp family again. I saw them last when I photographed their middle child Grant four years ago at his newborn session. I have been so blessed seeing so many families again and it has been so rewarding photographing their growing families. So Grant, now four of course, […]


Teacher’s Pet |Sweet Emilia Marie |St. Charles, MO Newborn Photographer


So at last we have come full circle with sweet Emilia Marie! I had the privilege of shooting the surprise announcement where Meredith told Brent he was going to be a daddy, Meredith’s baby shower, her maternity session (she was gorgeous so please check out that blog post) and now Emilia’s newborn session. This has […]


Gabe Class of 2021 | St. Charles Senior Photographer


Today I want you to meet Gabe. Spontaneous, outgoing and funny are the words that come to mind when I think about this young man. He was up for anything during his session which totally makes my job a breeze. I also have to add Gabe has the most mesmerizing eyes! Gabe is a senior […]


Oh So Sweet Baby Blake | O’Fallon, MO Newborn Photographer


So Blake was a dream to photograph! He is a gorgeous baby and didn’t mind his picture being taken, so much in fact, he slept through the whole thing! It was wonderful seeing Jackie, Dan and now big brother Jacob again. Last I saw them was four years ago at Jacob’s newborn session. Jacob has […]


Addie Loves to Dance | St. Louis Dance Photographer


Addie is always dancing and loves to be in front of a camera. We wanted to take advantage of the cooler temps that St. Louis has had but had to deal with lots and lots of rain and if it was not raining it was super dark and cloudy. Not great for pics. We finally […]


Sunday In the Park With The Benbow Family | O’Fallon, MO Family Photographer


I’m excited to have Jason, Jessica and Grant on the blog today. Jason and my husband have been friends for a long time. It’s always a treat to photograph close friends. I even had the privilege of photographing their wedding and Grant’s newborn session. He has grown so much since I saw him last! He’s […]