Summer Lifestyle Session | How to Prepare

Hey there! Lately I have been getting a lot of questions about outfit choices and props for lifestyle sessions, so I created a quick how-to prepare: lifestyle sessions. Since each season here in Michigan offers different colors as a backdrop, I will be doing these for each season. These tips will work for any summer [...]

Sarah {Business Headshot}

I had fun a couple weeks ago Downtown Milan, Michigan capturing some photos of Sarah for her business headshots. I'm pretty sure I even made some lame jokes about Pikachu dancing around Tolan Square but hey, anything for a genuine photo!  haha. Click here to see a sneak peek from her session

CMP Newsletter 3

CMP will be publishing monthly newsletters!  Newsletter content will vary each month but look for photography tips and tricks, latest work and updates, and email subscribers will receive exclusive promotional information before social media– so be sure to subscribe! Newsletter #3 is out now!  Check it out for some sweet promotions coming up! Lots of [...]

Goodburn Family {Sunset Session}

This past Sunday I was in Milan, MI capturing memories for a super awesome family at Wilson Park.  It was a fun sunset session and reminiscent too, considering the couple had their wedding there (Milan Senior Center) in 2015! I absolutely LOVE sunset sessions; the light is so pretty and this particular location was so [...]

CMPedu

Hey Everyone! With the 4th of July right around the corner, and my new CMPedu blog posts, I decided to make my first post about how to capture fireworks this coming weekend!!  It can be really stressful trying to photograph fireworks because its so dark and by the time your camera focuses correctly on the firework, its [...]

Savannah

Charlotte Manning Photography is an Ann Arbor Wedding Photographer. Charlotte Manning Photography also specializes in Lifestyle Photography.

Social Media Contest — FREE SESSION

I am running a free session contest on my Facebook page!  Head on over there to enter to win!!! Here's an excerpt: {Hello Friends! After an extended period off social media-- due to maternity leave and health issues-- it appears my page has taken a huge algorithm hit. If you could, please SHARE and LIKE [...]

Madison {Children’s Portrait}

Madison is quite the spunky little girl-- I know -- she's mine! She loves trains and dirt. Plus climbing and dressing up. Here is a photo from this past fall of our sweet girl. SEE THE FULL BLOG POST HERE  

Aspen {Newborn}

Aspen is our last sweet little babe to enter the family... and I'm finally getting around to posting her newborn session ::gasp:: My favorite is the one below!  To see the full post, click here: Aspen {newborn}