Monika Elena Photography


Not long ago I was very lucky to be asked by Monika Elena, an American photographer living in Copenhagen, to meet up for a photo shot of my kids. We went to the Tuileries Gardens here in Paris and we had the best time! Monika has taken photos of children for a ton of magazines and fashion labels and I love her relaxed attitude — there was zero staging, which my girls just can’t do!

She even took a couple of photos with a vintage polaroid — I did not even know you could still get film for that type of camera! My girls were transfixed, they had never seen a photo come out of a camera before. Thank you so much Monika for meeting up with us, it was so much fun! Below a couple of snap shots I loved…

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1. Esther in Amsterdam | September 28, 2011 | Reply

Oh these are just gorgeous — such beautiful girls and amazing photography. When will you come to Amsterdam, Monika?? xxx

2. Stephanie | September 28, 2011 | Reply

Lovely! xo

3. Destri | October 3, 2011 | Reply

Oh Emilie, I have to say those few shots are such a tease! Makes me want to see the whole shoot :). Your girls are beautiful.

4. The leading photographers within children’s fashion | Little Scandinavian | January 14, 2012 | Reply

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