SPECIALIZING IN CHILDREN, HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS + FAMILIES

West Virginia
 Portrait Photographer

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KELLY BROYLES PHOTOGRAPHY

There’s a belief amongst photographers that glitter is the best prop to make kids smile.  It’s a lie. Colorful pom pom balls are the best way to make kids smile! And I have proof: Lexi + Payton had so much fun throwing fluff at one another and into the air for their annual birthday session in the […]

I absolutely love to photograph red heads like Grace from Sissonville High School. During the session inevitably I’ll end up telling a story about my own little red head at home and my client’s mom will declare that she did the same thing at my daughter’s age. It’s as though red heads share certain personality […]

We rushed to take JT from Riverside High School senior photos in November.  The day was perfect but we were well aware that within a week the weather could change and our window for taking his photos would end. Spring was not an option because JT would be spending the spring much like he did […]

Last week I shot my first real session in over a year. The only reason I ever stepped behind the camera many years ago was to have a creative outlet and at some point over ten years I lost my passion. I had begun to dread picking up my camera. Then last spring COVID-19 hit. […]

There’s a belief amongst photographers that glitter is the best prop to make kids smile.  It’s a lie. Colorful pom pom balls are the best way to make kids smile! And I have proof: Lexi + Payton had so much fun throwing fluff at one another and into the air for their annual birthday session in the […]

A few years ago I captured Kaitlyn from George Washington High School’s older siblings senior session.  It makes my heart so happy when parents trust me to photograph not one but TWO of their children’s senior photographs. Kaitlyn was a natural in front of the camera plus her outfits were swoon worthy.  Congratulations Kaitlyn.  Thank […]

High School Seniors

Children + Families

Disney obsessed, binge TV watching children, high school senior + family portrait photographer in West Virginia.

MEET Kelly B.

Fall is both a blessing and a curse for photographers.  Past clients along with new faces love to get new family photos as the weather starts to turn.  It’s a very busy time.  The downfall is we often run out of time to share these gorgeous photographs with you until later in the winter.  Hello, […]

Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

A few years ago I met this amazing family when they were expecting little Will for their first maternity session.  Since then I’ve photographed their family many times and learned that Will’s momma, Kelly, is my kindred spirit.  We are OCD about cleaning, eat the same weird foods and find the same things humorous.  When she […]

Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

It’s that time of the year again, when I say goodbye to my beloved seniors and say hello to a new class.  When I think of Kelly I think of the phrase from the Wizard of Oz, “I think I’ll miss you most of all.”  We’ve done more sessions together than I have ever done […]

Bridget O.

"My daughter "beats to her own drum," you could say. I have booked numerous sessions with Kelly which have all turned out perfect! She is patient and understands how to grab and hold the attention of a child! My little girl and I love Kelly and always look forward to a new, unique and fun photography adventure with every session!"

"One of the biggest challenges for me was finding a photographer who could work well with a small child and continue on with her."

MORGAN M.

"Kelly does just that! She has been wrangling and dealing with our family since the oldest was 2 and I wouldn’t change it for the world. We have some fantastic images around our home of memories we will never forget all because of her. 

"Pictures are not an easy task in our family. When you have children many years apart you have to find someone who can capture them both perfectly. "

Katie B.

"Children and family pictures are an investment in which I have found so much value. I treasure all of our sessions as they allow us to remember personalities at each age, exciting events in our lives, and simple moments together as a family."

"Just the other day my husband mentioned his favorite picture of our daughter and not surprisingly it was one that Kelly had captured. "

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