We are so pleased to announce another addition to our team here at Stephanie Robin Photography.
Associate Photographer Tessa Vanderlinden
I couldn’t be more pleased to welcome our new Associate Photographer, Health Specialist, Workshop Coordinator and Social Media Maven Tessa to our team. Tessa is an accomplished photographer, determined soul, wife and mother of three. She also happens to have a history with us here at Stephanie Robin as a client. We’ve had the pleasure of working with Tessa and her family on a number of occasions but my most fond would have been as my first official client 6 years ago.
Tessa worked with me in photographing and creating her son’s birth announcements back in 2008 and her little one holds the distinction as my 3rd newborn I had ever worked with. He was a sweet thing and did incredibly well given my lack of experience at the time. These were the days before newborn workshops. My prior experience consisted of working with my own newborn son and my cousin’s new arrival.
5×7 Birth Announcement
I saw Tessa and her boys again a few years later as I was expecting my third. Tessa told me then of her burgeoning new business and I watched over the next years as she developed her style and abilities.
2010 Vanderlinden Family Portraits
It was a year after this session that Tessa found herself expecting again and though she suffered appendicitis early on in her pregnancy, she delivered a happy, healthy sweet baby girl. I had the pleasure of meeting her at her 6 month session a while back and she remains on record as one of the most smiley babes I have had the pleasure of working with.
Baby R – 6 month portrait
Mom & Me 6 month portrait
Tessa faced adversity again last year fighting and recovering from Toxic Shock Syndrome. Knowing Tessa, her three children and her husband, I have a hard time thinking about what might have been. This challenge changed everything for Tessa and has made her a stronger, healthier version of her former self. It’s given her drive and a new appreciation for life and, in part, led to her decision to join our team here at Stephanie Robin. We are stronger with her.
Tessa has been hard at work with us coordinating and promoting our upcoming July 25th Newborn Posing Workshop in Burlington ON. She has also been working one on one with me behind the scenes perfecting her work utilizing Stephanie Robin Posing Techniques and will be accepting newborn and baby clients as of September of 2014. If you are interested in scheduling a session or inquiring about Tessa’s services, please feel free to send through an inquiry to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Welcome to the team Tessa!