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  1. Announcing Baby Hudson Leo

    16 Jul 2015
    My nephew is here! My nephew is here! My nephew is here Design ©Minted, Photo ©Stacey Axelrod We had a fun impromptu photo shoot to make the above birth announcement. Sara and Mike’s cat, Domino, was a very good test model whenever Hudson needed a break. Here’s a little peek behind…

  2. Baby Hudson is coming soon!

    19 Apr 2015
    I am very happy to announce that I will soon be an aunt to a special little boy named Hudson Leo Axelbaum. My beautiful sister Sara is due on June 6, 2015. She and Mike are so excited to be parents! Me, Sara, and our mom Amy (photo by Mike) Follow Stacey…

  3. Proposal: Mike & Wendy

    19 Apr 2015
    Yesterday I had the great honor of arranging and photographing another good friend’s proposal. Mike not only entrusted me with documenting his surprise proposal to Wendy, but he also asked my fiancé Jon and I to help set it up. Mike’s plan: They’re taking a Saturday afternoon stroll through Central Park when Wendy finds a…

  4. Proposal: Jason & Katie

    24 Oct 2014
    People have asked me “why did you choose to be a pet photographer?” Well, first of all, I’m crazy about animals, especially cats and dogs. What I love the most is how easy it is to capture an animal’s true personality. They don’t get self-conscious like people and most animals…

  5. My new life with a shy, fearful dog: Escher's Happy Tail + Resources for Reactive Dog Owners

    13 Aug 2014
    Back in March, I started a new initiative to photograph the “happy tails” of animals adopted from the ASPCA Animal Shelter. Up until then, we had asked adopters to submit their own photos. But I thought we could do a better job honoring adopters while showing the joy that comes…

  6. My Great Aunt Dinah, 100 Years Young

    20 Jun 2014
    Ladies and gentlemen, I present to you the greatest GIF there ever was Happy 100th Birthday, Dinah! You are an inspiration to the whole family and we all love you very much. In honor of this occasion, Dinah’s daughter Farrell collected photos, drawings, and messages from Dinah’s family and friends…