Happy Baby

by Blake Robinson

September 9th, 2016    2 Comments     Add Comment
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Recently I had the pleasure of photographing this handsome young man, Keegan. I photographed Keegan’s older brother, Riley, a couple of years ago, in the same christening gown. In fact, Keegan’s family members have been photographed in this same gown going back over 100 years, now into the 5th generation. The gown still looks fabulous!


Whenever I photograph a young baby, I try to imagine what the world will be like when he or she is 60, 70 or 80 years old. My imagination runs wild for awhile, then I give up and just pray that the child will grow up happy, healthy and safe. Keegan is certainly starting off life as about the happiest baby I’ve ever known!


We did black and white versions of all the images as well, in part to match the pictures taken in the early 1900’s. Do you like the color or black & white version better? I’d love to hear from you. Incidentally, please click on each picture to see it in a LARGER size.

Thanks, Keegan, Mom and Dad for giving me the honor to be a part of this five generation photographic family tradition.

Working both in the studio and on location, photographer Blake Robinson serves the Connecticut communities of Darien, New Canaan, Stamford, Norwalk, Westport and Greenwich.

“Individual, Indelible, Iconic Images”











2 Responses

  1. Sarah Finn says:


    Thanks for taking such fabulous photos of my boys (again!). We were thrilled to be able to continue this tradition with you. You truly captured Keegan’s joyful personality in these photos.

    Best, Sarah

  2. Carol says:

    Blake: You have done a fabulous job again of capturing my grandsons’ wonderful dispositions and the sparkle in their eyes. I cannot wait to hang one of these with Riley’s. Thank you for enabling us to continue to memorialize the members of our family! There is a 5 mo old in North Carolina waiting in the wings and I hope you will be able to capture her as well, very soon!!!


    P.S, I like both the color and the B&W equally, as each plays a role in our family’s documentation.


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