Another year is coming to an end at Christina Tundo Photography. Every year, I sit down to do this wrap up blog and it’s such a special time. Honestly, it sounds super dorky but this is like my own end of year holiday party. Join in the celebrations as I recap how 2023 went for […]


End of the Year Christina Tundo Photography 2023 Wrap-Up

End of the Year Christina Tundo Photography 2023 Wrap-Up for Maryland and DMV family photographer





One of my favorite kinds of emails to open are the ones where someone is booking a photography session as a gift for someone they love. In this case, Dad wanted to surprise his wife with a session! It was important to them to capture this time in their life with their super sweet 18 […]


Lifestyle Family Photos in Bethesda with Maryland Family Photographer

parents hug toddler daughter during lifestyle family photos in Bethesda MD





Christina Tundo Photography is SIX!!! It has been an amazing journey and every day I am SO thankful for the families that trust me with their memories year after year as their favorite Maryland family photographer! This business exists because of all of you – and I can’t say how special that feeling is, even […]


Maryland Family Photographer Christina Tundo Photography Turns Six! 

Maryland Family Photographer Christina Tundo Photography Turns 6! Celebrate with us by looking back on six business changing photo sessions





I just adored working with this extended family for their lifestyle session. Extended family sessions are typically chaotic – in the best way – because you’ve got so many people together to photograph. But this family’s lifestyle photos were so calm and peaceful. It was important to Kim and her family to capture the special […]


Family Lifestyle Photos in Fairfax VA with Northern Virginia Family Photographer

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Sweet summertime! As the sun shines bright on each of us, summer proves to be the perfect season to make wonderful memories with our families. When you’re planning your special memories for the summer, consider turning one of those moments together into a family photo session! I love documenting real life for my families and […]


Creative Summertime Family Photo Ideas with Your Maryland Family Photographer

inspiration for fun family photos with Maryland family photographer


I have been an elementary school teacher since 2006. For almost twenty years, I have had an elementary classroom buzzing with energy, giggles filling the air, and curious eyes eager to explore. As I guide my little learners through the wonders of education, I’m constantly reminded of the magic found in everyday moments. It’s these […]


Being a Teacher is my Superpower | Show Your Support with Teacher Appreciation Week 

How being a teacher is a superpower for Christina Tundo as a Maryland family photographer specializing in lifestyle photos


I have a confession: I don’t get the hype of fall family photos. I know I might get some side eye for this. But, it’s the truth!  I’ve been a Maryland lifestyle family photographer for years and I just… don’t understand them. Phew, I said it out loud! So many families wait until the fall […]


Book Family Photos to Document Everyday Life | Inspiration from Maryland Lifestyle Family Photographer

Why you should book family photos to document everyday life: thoughts from Maryland family photographer Christina Tundo Photography


This beautiful Bethesda new life session was special to me. The C family wanted to document the arrival of their new little girl and the relationship with her big sister. They shared that their older daughter arrived during the height of the COVID pandemic and they weren’t able to capture photos of her first days […]

Lifestyle Newborns

Bethesda, Maryland Newborn Lifestyle Session

toddler climbs on dad while mom holds new baby girl


I am so excited to share this beautiful Hearth & Home Project! A Hearth is a symbol of one’s home – and it really became part of the meaning behind this beautiful family lifestyle session. I wanted to document that moment in some family’s lives where there is so much love… and so much coffee. […]


Hearth & Home Project: Howard County Newborn Family Lifestyle Session

mom holds daughter while her son leans on chest of newborn daughter


In-home family photos are probably my favorite way to document my CTP families. The images and moments we capture just feel so authentic and true to who you are. Getting ready for family photos – whether they’re at your home or on location – does require a little bit of prep work. As your Maryland […]

Client Education, Family

Preparing for In-Home Family Photos with Maryland and DC Family Photographer

parents sit on couch holding son on lap


Capturing new life (or newborn) sessions is so special to me. Families are welcoming a new life to their home, and there’s so many beautiful things happening. My job as a DC and Maryland newborn lifestyle photographer is to capture those special, once-in-a-lifetime moments as your family grows. While every family is different, I aim […]

Client Education

New Life Session Workflow with DC and Maryland Newborn Lifestyle Photographer 

family of three smiles on bed during newborn photos in Maryland


Springtime is one of my favorite times of year for family photos. The colors and flowers are back in bloom everywhere you look and the weather is often the perfect temperature for tie outside. It’s definitely beautiful outside so I love capturing photos at some of my favorite locations, but what I love even more […]

Client Education

Capturing Authentic Spring Moments with Maryland Family Photographer

tips for capturing authentic spring portraits with Maryland family photographer Christina Tundo Photography


It’s no secret around here that I LOVE capturing in-home family photos. There’s something magical and definitely way less stressful about photographing a family in the place they love most. But I have to confess something, while I love in-home sessions for you – my clients- I also selfishly love them for myself too. But, […]

Client Education, Family

Five Reasons I Love In-Home Family Photos (And Why You Will Too!)

mom holds son to her during in-home family photos in Maryland


Christina did an amazing job with our family photos. From the first time we spoke--she was incredibly thoughtful, organized and detail oriented to ensure the session would be a success.. – Katie A.



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