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





The N family was such a joy to work with! They braved the humidity of the summer with me to explore Tudor Place in Washington DC this year for their family photos. When mom and dad reached out to me about booking a family photo session, we discussed how important it was to them to […]


Tudor Place Family Photos with Washington DC Family Photographer 

mom walks through garden during Tudor Place family photos with toddler daughter on hip


When planning your family photo session, there’s so much to think about. From locations, to the perfect outfits, to what time of day and who’s going to be taking your photos, a lot is already happening in the planning process. As a family photographer, I’ve also learned that the stress of family photos doesn’t end […]

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Do’s & Don’ts for Your Family Photo Session from DC and Northern Virginia Family Photographer 

Do's & Don’ts for Your Family Photo Session from DC and Northern Virginia Family Photographer Christina Tundo Photography


In the DMV, many locations that my clients and I both love require photography permits. While planning a session, it can feel annoying or overwhelming to think about “one more thing” to organize before your session, photography permits really do matter. These locations use them for a variety of reasons. From maintaining the location, supporting […]

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Why Do We Need Photography Permits? | DC, Maryland, Virginia Family Photography

DMV family photographer shares why photography permits are important when planning your family photos - and what they mean!


Over the years my style has evolved like any artist. I have noticed a pattern of what my eye gravitates towards and when certain elements bring my photography style to life. I’m now known for my light and airy photos that capture families in action together. While I’m responsible for bringing a lot of that […]

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How to Get Light and Airy Photos | DMV Family Photographer 

couple holds baby between them under cherry blossoms


I absolutely love end of the year posts. They’re so much fun to write and I love collecting all the numbers to see how many of you I had the honor of serving. 2021 was a big year for my business (read about it here!) but 2022 was a year of refinement. I kept thinking […]


2022 End of Year Review for Christina Tundo Photography

Christina Tundo Photography, DMV family photographer, reflects on 2022


One of the first questions I get asked after a session is booked is: “So…. what time are we doing the session?” To be honest, the answer depends on a few factors that we decide at booking, including your location, date, and what time of day works best for your family. From there, we decide […]

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What time will your outdoor family portrait session start? | Tips from DC/MD/NOVA Family Photographer

How to Choose Your Family Portrait Session Time: tips from DMV photographer Christina Tundo Photography


Springtime in DC is one of my favorite times of year. The light sunsets, the sweet cherry blossoms, and the warm weather just create such beautiful days! This spring, I had the chance to meet up with M. and her parents for a family portrait session at the Constitutional Gardens and Albert Einstein Memorial here […]


Constitutional Gardens Family Portraits in Washington DC

little girl laughs with mom during DC family photos


Every once in awhile, I hear statements from parents booking a session for their family that make me smile. There’s a few myths about family photography that are circulating – and often prevent families from wanting to book sessions. I get it! Photo sessions can be stressful, but I wanted to take a moment to […]

Client Education, Family

The Truth About Family Photography Sessions | Busting a Few Family Photography Myths 

toddler hugs mom during family portraits in Maryland


As the spring quickly approaches, it’s common to see family photographers advertising their spring calendar. You might see announcements of “spring minis” as well as photographers talking about a regular, full session. If you’re wondering which is the right fit for your family, today’s blog post is for you! We’re going to talk about how […]

Client Education, Family

How to Decide Between Full vs. Mini Sessions with DMV Family Photographer

family holds hands walking in Ellicott City


One of the most popular questions I get when planning family portrait sessions is WHERE a session should be. As a DMV family photographer, I’ve had the chance to work at some truly beautiful locations year after year. So, today I wanted to share my top 7 favorite photos locations in the DMV so that […]

Client Education, Family

Top 7 Favorite Photo Locations in DMV for Family Photo Sessions

top locations for DMV family portraits


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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