Wanted: Fiercely Pregnant Women For Portfolio Building

We are looking for fun and fierce pregnant ladies for a free photoshoot. Yes, FREE! We at Sofi Seck Photography are building our maternity portfolio and giving away five free sessions. What you get: A fun photoshoot for free and one 8×10 print. Interested? DM me on Facebook or send me an email at sofi@sofiseckphotography.com…

You Are Perfect!

I’ve been thinking a lot about how society impacts womanhood. What is perfection? How does the mass media impact the way women view themselves? Why does the standard definition of “beauty” oftentimes set and unrealistic and unhealthy expectations that very few can achieve? How does being beautiful impact a woman’s perceived worth? Enter: Barbie. Fact:…

St. Louis Maternity Session With Matt & Nicole

I am obsessed with pregnancies. I think maternity is such a beautiful time in the lives of a couple, but particularly for the woman. The idea that she is growing a human being, nourishing and caring for the child inside of her is magical to me. Of course, the “magic” of pregnancy can be explained…

Senegalese Engagement Session

As a wedding photographer, and particularly as a wedding photographer in America, I’ve had the opportunity to document many many American engagements. I love shooting engagement sessions. They are more laid back and less stressful than the wedding day traditionally is. Lately, I’ve been thinking about (my) Senegalese culture and traditions, and how different they…

On Being Fearless

Lately, I’ve had an influx of people asking me how I can be so “fearless.” I’m never sure how to respond, because I’m not really fearless. No one is, and in fact, it’s quite the opposite. I’m the first to admit that I’m scared, especially when it comes to my newest adventure, Expedition Subsahara. I’ve…