There’s no doubt that autumn is one of the most popular times of year for portraits outdoors. There’s something about the golden glow of the late afternoon sun that makes images just come to life. I’m a sucker for backlighting and the sun filtering through the lens. I especially love the air of whimsey it brings to maternity images, reminding us of the new life that will be arriving soon. We met up with these lovely new parents to be on a beautiful autumn afternoon and they are counting down the days to meet their baby boy! Here are a few of our favorites from their session!