Nebraska One Year Old Milestone Photography | First Birthday Photo Session | Mr. OneDerful | Nebraska Photographer | Lincoln, Nebraska
When mama comes up with a theme and mentions it to me. I get over the moon excited and start the hunt for the best little props! Mindy came to me and mentioned she’d been looking into the theme Mr. OneDerful, and I think it might be one of the cutest ideas ever!!
Little Waylon was too busy playing to really care about us setting up such an elaborate set-up but when it came time for his cake. He knew what to do! And shout out to ____ cakes for the cutest little cake that even included mustaches and “little man” written on it in creams, golds and blacks to go with the overall theme. It was absolutely stunning. If you’re in the Lincoln, Nebraska area for sure look them up for your own cakes and desserts.
For his Mr. Onederful themed sesh we pulled out all the stops. Cream backdrop, black seamless paper for flooring, glitter gold and stripes paper chains, gold confetti, white and black striped curtains, gold, white and silver tissue paper puffs, fold, silver first birthday bunting banner, gold, white and black baloons, suspenders, black bow tie, and even the cutest little diaper cover covered in gold letters on the booty. Waylon celebrated it all for his birthday in style!!
As you can see, Waylon was busy with his first birthday photos playing and loved his balloons so much! We didn’t get many smiles in front of the camera but he was so busy behind the scenes chasing balloons and giggling that he made up for the lack of smiles with a big personality shining through his images.
I’ve gotten to know Mister Waylon, and his mommy and daddy throughout this past year and it’s been such a joy meeting this family and now considering them friends whom I welcome into my home. From their maternity sesh all the way through their first birthday session, it’s been so much fun learning and connecting with them. They’re such a great family and they truly love their little buddy so much! Huge thank you for making the drive from Lincoln, Nebraska down to us, I hope we made it worth your drive!!
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Kelsey (Homolka) Nerud is a photographer located near Dorchester, Nebraska and serves the surrounding communities including Wilber, Crete, Friend, Geneva, Milligan, Exeter, Daykin, Western, Plymouth, DeWitt, Fairbury, Diller, Odell, Wymore, Beatrice, Hickman, Princeton, Lincoln, Courtland and everywhere in between. At Dirt Road Photography we specialize in capturing timeless High School Senior Portraits, and Family Photography Sessions. Kelsey strives to make each photography session a fun and memorable experience while including seniors or families in an enjoyable shoot watching the golden sunsets here in the midwest of Nebraska. We love traveling southeast NE to serve our senior clients and capture the summer and fall of their last year in high school. Families also hold a near and dear piece of our heart as we love documenting the milestones of children and parents connecting throughout their childhood laughter and fuzzy snuggles in timeless portraits to keep and cherish through tangible artwork and printed products.