A mum to two adorable boys, Crystal Sanchez is a newborn Photographer from Marlton, New Jersey. Crystal spends her days photographing little souls in precious poses and documenting candid moments on her adventures with her boys, husband and family dog Luna. Her soft tones and golden glows take us on a whimsical journey through the seasons of the landscape around her.
Since joining Creatively Squared, Crystal's talent for capturing endearing images of her little ones has helped her create adorable branded content for brands like Huggies and Enfamil. She has also shown her versatility for product styling, working with beverages and taking Bundaberg brews on outdoor adventures.
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I became interested in photography while I was in college. I simply enjoyed documented my day with my little cousin which was when I also became interested in photographing little ones. Now I own a newborn photography business where I have the opportunity to meet and photograph babies on a regular basis. When I'm not working, I'm off enjoying the trails, parks, and local attractions with my own family.
I find myself becoming more and more interested in commercial lifestyle over time. Other than that I'm typically all for anything involving my kids or my newborns so I was really excited when Creatively Squared reached out to me to join their team to help with projects like Huggies.
I actually found the Bundaberg project to be the most enjoyable. It was different and I enjoyed the challenge. I love working outdoors in community gardens, trails and by the lake the most so I made the most of these locations.
A one woman team with my Canon 6D (for now), 35mm and 135mm lenses, & Photoshop. I plan some of my shoots but anything involving the kids requires a lot "winging it". I watch music videos and look through magazines for inspiration. This year I plan to work more on storytelling.
I regularly come together with a group of WOC mom photographers to bring light to the under representation of our demographic in our community/industry. Being both blessed and laden with the color of my skin I am thankful for it. I’m thankful for the heritage that I have and the culture I can teach my kids.
As part of the #wocmomtog loop I participate in on Instagram, I recently recreate a few memorable moments from Honey I Shrunk the Kids which was one of my favorite movies growing up. Here's two images I created from a 3 part series (stay tuned for the last image to come!)
Thank you Crystal for sharing your beautiful work with us and joining our Creatively Squared creator team. Follow Crystal's family adventures at @exploringadventureland and her newborn photography at @lunascottphotography.
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