Monthly archives:January 2013

Garrett + Kami = love

This is my cousin Garrett. He is a crazy talented musician from Orem and he and his cute girlfriend agreed to model for me for a styled shoot I put together with Heidi Holfeltz. Heidi is a hair and makeup wiz and you might just see more of her work in the future at Ali Sumsion Photography. Thanks for playing guys! &n[...]

Rest Stop

On the way to the ocean last month we made a rest stop in a little town on the East side of California. We let the boys run crazy in this dumpy little field down the street from the gas station. They were SO happy to be out of the car. Their childhood is slipping away silently. And I don't always take the time to savor the little things I will one day miss a[...]

H Family - Lehi Family Photographer

Love this family! They are the kind of girls that make this mama wish for a daughter. It was bitter cold this day but they sucked it up and we made it work. Thanks for letting me take your family photos guys!

California Christmas 2012

In what I'm sure will be remembered as one of the most brilliant decisions in our families history, Zach's parents rented a beach house and invited all of his siblings and their families to spend the week of Christmas in California. We all had a wonderful time. California is so so so beautiful. It's full of color and texture. Superior in almost every way to [...]

B Family - Salt Lake City Family Photography

Getting the family together for the holidays can be the perfect excuse for family pictures, especially when some of them are travelling from different states. I loved photographing Natalie's family earlier this month and last week I got to meet up with her extended family. It's so great to capture the entire family together. It was quick and painless and we [...]

D Family - Salt Lake County Family Photography

Katie and  I have been friends since the very very beginning. Our mothers are sisters and we were born a mere eight months apart. She's a fixture in my childhood memories and someone I've always had a connection with. She's also been a great supporter of my journey as a photographer, one of my original clients. Love this girl so much. I was a bridesmaid in h[...]

Happy New Year!!

  I'm not gonna lie, I'm a little bit sad to see 2012 come to an end. This has been a really fun year for the Sumsion family. Here's our top 10 of 2012 (in no particular order):   10. Getting our yard finished and our concrete poured. I know, what a yawner. But having a place for the kids to run around and less mud for them to step in has made[...]