portrait photography Summer family activities

At Ever After, we are a family portrait photographer. Our passion is portrait photography! We are located in Northern VA and serve the area, including Burke.

Now that school is out and the kids are home all day every day. Here are some great ideas for family adventures to keep boredom at bay!

This list is from Kids Trips 2015 has a variety of ideas of outdoor activities.  Make sure to pack your camera to take photos of the special times so you can look back with fond memories.

Summer is also a great time to have a family portrait session.  Our beautiful 2.5 outdoor studio is a perfect backdrop shaded by trees and a pond with a pier.

Films in the Park: Mosaic District: (kid-friendly films on select Fridays in July)

Come to the hip Mosaic District to enjoy FREE outdoor films. Grab a picnic from one of the many amazing locations that make the Mosaic District a foodie’s paradise. Family-friendly titles for the summer include:
Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs, July 3
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, July 17
Frozen, July 24
Ratatouille, July 31

An American Celebration at Mount Vernon: July 4, 2015
This 18th century style celebration includes fireworks, old-fashioned fun and games, period costumed characters, mansion tours, military re-enactments, free cake and more. All activities are included with admission.

City of Fairfax 4th of July Parade: July 4, 2015
One of the largest and most fun local parades complete with spectacular floats, performers, characters, fire trucks, marching bands and some big “Macy’s style” balloons. Tip: Go early to secure your spot and park in the library parking garage for free, shaded parking.

Shrek the Musical at Encore Stage and Studio: July 17-26, 2015
Join the gang of fairytale misfits for this must-see, musical comedy based on the 2001 DreamWorks Film Shrek and William Steig’s 1990 book Shrek. Encore Stage and Studio is Northern Virginia’s premier theatre for kids, by kids.

Loudoun County Fair: July 27-August 1, 2015
A massively fun county fair with a carnival, professional bull riding, dairy and pet shows, children’s activities, vendors, live music and much more.

Ever After Portraits is comprised of Mindy and Joriana Belcher, a mother-daughter photography team located in Northern Virginia. They specialize in candid, emotional and artistic images.

Family means everything and capturing those precious moments to preserve forever will mean family heirlooms for you to share for years to come.


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