Category Archives: Portraits

Spring mini sessions & website update!

Exciting news! The brand new, streamlined Kelly V. Photography website is almost ready to be unveiled! You’ll findView full post »

Top 10 Images of 2015

I think most creative types tend to be their own worst critics — especially those of us who always see room forView full post »

Mini session sneak peek PART I {State College, PA family photographer}

Looking through all these photos just makes me smile. It was a busy day photographing 10 families, but wow did I have aView full post »

Mini session sneak peek PART II! {State College, PA family photographer}

Buckle up! This is another big one. Even though I narrowed it down to a few favorites from each family’s session,View full post »

Sensory-friendly holiday mini sessions

Over the past year, I’ve been working with Acres Project, a group of wonderful people in the process ofView full post »

Merry Monday! {Rustic holiday sessions}

Just as retailers have you at your limit after a weekend of deep discounts, parking problems and long lines, I want toView full post »

Kacie & Mike {State College engagement photographer}

Rewind a few weeks and this friendly, down-to-Earth couple shows up at my home office looking like they’re readyView full post »

Happy Halloween!

No matter how hard I tried, I just can’t wait until tomorrow to share these! Hilariously, our kids chose theseView full post »

Sparkle Saturday! {Twinkle Sessions: Christmas photobooth fun!}

There are 15 days until Christmas. Oh my gosh, FIFTEEN. And if you’re like me, you have more things on your to-doView full post »

Mother/daughter session {State College, PA family photographer}

Sometimes, when I come home from a shoot, I want to pinch myself to make sure it wasn’t a dream. Ever since I wasView full post »

Lucy & Finley – new sister session {Loganton, PA newborn photographer}

I was so excited to meet these sweet sisters. Lucy just adores her new little one and was ready with kisses and hugs atView full post »

Bard family {Altoona, PA family photographer}

I absolutely adore this family and I’m so fortunate for having the opportunity to watch them grow over the years.View full post »

Katrina’s first birthday {State College, PA family photographer}

Could Katrina get any cuter?! We celebrated this 1-year-old’s birthday with lots of hugs, silly songs and, ofView full post »


SO excited for my Class of 2014 graduates! I’ve been thinking about all of you over the last few weeks and wishView full post »

Kayte – York Central High – Class of 2015 {York, PA senior photographer}

Introducing the STUNNING Kayte who drove all the way from York for the Kelly V. senior portrait experience! But, reallyView full post »

Makenzie – Class of 2015 {State College, PA senior photographer}

Had the BEST time with Kenzie kicking off the 2015 seniors tonight!!! And, um, pretty fierce for someone who said she &#View full post »

Phantom-inspired portrait session {State College, PA boudoir photographer}

Thought I’d share a *very* special sneak peek from my boudoir page Black Lace Images. Nothing like the masterView full post »