Photographing young children for over 25 years, Stacy Dail Bratton's gift of capturing the spirit of babies allows families to savor a child's innocence for a lifetime. Through the art of photography, she creates lasting memories of a family's natural interactions, a child's unique expressions, and she strives to capture the essence and character of all her subjects.
For younger children, Stacy has spent years studying the emotional and psychological make-up of children and creates photo sessions uniquely catered to each child based on their various stages of development. She has photographed thousands of children under the age of 5. By integrating sensory stimulation in her sessions, she is captures a spectrum of fascinating expressions from behind her lens. Never a dull moment, clients can expect to see Stacy and her assistants singing, playing music, using a tickle feather, spinning in circles, introducing new flavors or playing a game of peek-a-boo with her little subjects to get that perfect reaction on camera.
It is these signature looks and natural shots that have made her the Children's Photographer of choice by many high-profile families and have earned her many industry accolades and recognition to include "Top Children's Photographer" by Wedding/Portrait International. Her works have been featured in various publications to include Baby Dallas, Dallas Child, D Magazine, the Dallas Morning News and the Fort Worth Star-Telegram, Rangefinder, Shutterbug, Digital Photography and Photographic Magazine, as well as numerous how-to publications for the beginner and intermediate photographer.