Tips for Beautiful Fall or Winter Photos

Tips for Beautiful Fall or Winter Photos There is a special kind of magic that comes with outdoor, seasonal photo sessions.  The snow lightly falling and icicles hanging from the branches . . . wait – what?!  We live in Southern California!  Snow or no show – So Cal is gorgeous and there are plenty … Continue reading Tips for Beautiful Fall or Winter Photos

How to Pick the Perfect Professional Photographer

What you need to consider before you pay that photography deposit. If you’ve started the search for a photographer then you’ll know just how many options there are.  Before you go ahead and book a professional photographer for a shoot though, there are a couple important things to consider. What style are you looking for? … Continue reading How to Pick the Perfect Professional Photographer

IF NOT NOW – THEN WHEN?

I know I've written on this subject before, but it's a conversation I have often with friends.  "It's just so hard getting everyone together."  I bet if it was a wedding or a funeral, everyone would figure it out. Family photos and individual portraits are so so important to our lives.  I know I'm uber … Continue reading IF NOT NOW – THEN WHEN?

What Are You Thankful For?

I am thankful for family and the abundance in my life.  I am also thankful for all the special moments I have had the privilege of capturing this year and of all the clients I have gotten to know.  I loved discovering new places and sharing in your happiness and I look forward to many … Continue reading What Are You Thankful For?

Together We Rise – Holiday Family Photo Sessions

    "Every day, 1,200 kids enter foster care in the United States."  Together We Rise is a non-profit that changes the way they experience the system. On November 12, 2017, I will be hosting holiday mini-sessions at Yorba Regional Park.  The entire session fee will be donated to Together We Rise for their scholarship … Continue reading Together We Rise – Holiday Family Photo Sessions

No One Wants Pictures of Me or I’m Too Fat, Old . . . Fill in the Blank

Here is one personal story about why those objections are not going to fly with anyone . . . First of all - everyone who loves you wants pictures of and/or with you - so knock that off now.  You are who you are today and your photographer is trained in posing, wardrobe advice and … Continue reading No One Wants Pictures of Me or I’m Too Fat, Old . . . Fill in the Blank