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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Sweet Baby Peyton | O’Fallon, MO Newborn Photographer


I am thrilled to blog sweet Baby Peyton’s newborn pictures today. She was an absolute dream to photograph. Peyton made her grand entrance on July 21st weighing a tiny six pounds and 13 ounces. Peyton’s mom described her pregnancy as easy (lucky girl) and she had absolutely zero cravings!!! Now that’s another lucky girl moment! […]


Momma To Be | Brent and Meredith’s Maternity Session


You may remember my post a while back about a fun New Year’s Eve resolution session which turned out to be a top secret session where Meredith told Brent he was going to be a daddy. Well fast forward to today and here they are at their maternity session. From announcement to bump, Meredith looks […]


Springtime Pop of Color | Saint Charles, MO Family Photographer


Hi and welcome to my blog today! I have the pleasure of having the Trapp family made up of Beth, Gregg and Madeleine gracing my blog today. We were lucky to squeeze them in before their big move to Illinois. I loved how they wore such bright and spring like clothes too. I loved getting […]


Arianah’s Quinceanera Photoshoot | St. Charles, MO Event Photography


Met the gorgeous Arianah! I had such a great time shooting her Quincearnera pictures. This is such an exciting time in Arianah’s life and I was so blessed to be able to capture this time for her. Of course nothing goes as planned. Her party was supposed to have taken place in April but with […]


Super Secret New Year’s Resolution Aka Pregnancy Announcement


I am soooo late posting this. Of course I had to wait until it was ok to post and then time just got away from me. Well anyways here is a session that was an absolute blast to photograph. I’ve known Meredith for several years. Her mom and I worked together for quite some time. […]


Welcome to Parenthood | St. Charles, MO Newborn Photographer


Hi and welcome to my blog! I have the pleasure of introducing Lacy, Ben and their sweet little lady! Ok so their sweet little girl was not having newborn pics. We tried for over three hours. For being 12 days old, she knew what she liked and more importantly what she did not like. Her […]