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  • Products: The Album

  • Meet your wedding album.  Hand-made by Madera of the finest quality materials.  Expertly designed by yours truly to tell your love story in an elegant and timeless way.  You are going to love this beauty. I want my clients to have the best of the best, and [...]
  • Products: The Folio Box

  • It means a lot to me to give my clients the best experience possible and deliver their beautiful portraits in the form of the best products possible.  I am so excited to be able to offer this beautiful folio box to my wonderful portrait clients to house their [...]
  • Maternity: Dayli

  • There is something so magical and beautiful (and hard, uncomfortable, emotional and draining) about being pregnant.  I remember it well and hope to do it again someday soon.  But, creating a life sure looks gorgeous or this lovely mama.  The beautiful Dayli is[...]
  • Cyndie+Ryan's Peacock Wedding

  • A hush fell as Cindy rounded the corner, took an arm of her dad and stepdad, and began walking down the aisle.  Cindy and Ryan were married at the house they built together,  the house was up in the mountains with a picturesque view of Santa Barbara and the ha[...]
  • Portrait: Alissa

  • Alissa is a friend from High School who I haven't seen in 10 years.  She is a hard working mother of a toddler with a full time job in education.  She is always on the move, taking care of her high school sweetheart husband and adorable son, and her demanding [...]
  • Portrait: Krystal's Senior Portraits

  • Every once in a while a client comes in my door who is just so easy to photograph it is ridiculous.  Every pose, every look, was easy and natural.  Most of us don't have this level of confidence and poise in front of the camera.  Krystal was so much fun to pho[...]
  • Portrait: Addie's Fashion Style Shoot

  • Some people light up in front of the camera, they move with ease, smile naturally, and are effortlessly confident.  But most of us have a bit harder time having our picture taken.  My client Addie is clearly gorgeous, but she told me she is the most un-photoge[...]
  • Portrait: A Mother and her Daughters

  • Meet Sara, Rachel, and their mother Helena.  Three of the kindest, most truly beautiful women I have had the pleasure to meet.  Sara, pictured first, is a Columbia grad, who works for a non-profit.  Rachel, her younger sister is a recent Berkeley grad who spen[...]
  • Portrait: Lady in Red

  • Last week I shot my first portrait that included professional hair and makeup.  I decided recently that in order to raise the quality of the experience and products I give my clients I need to offer professional  hair and makeup as part of the photoshoot exper[...]
  • Portrait: Becky

  • Miss Becky Locker is a beautiful woman inside and out.  She is the director of an incredible non-profit, LA Kitchen, helping give those without a hope a second chance at life.  She gives constantly of herself, and spreads love and happiness wherever she goes. [...]
  • Portrait: My Mother

  • Meet my beautiful Mom.  She is an incredibly talented artist, who is getting ready to start showing her work in galleries, and so, for the first time in her life she wanted to have her portrait taken.  My mother hates having her picture taken, but once I did h[...]