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Not every session needs to be outdoors or done in a professional studio to be great! But there are some things to consider if you do decide to use your home. While every outdoor location isn’t treated equally {especially when it comes to lighting, space and beauty}….not every indoor location like your home is either. […]

In all the years I’ve personally used a Professional Photographer, not one has really taken the time to get to know about me or my family before photographing all of us. I also admit this wasn’t my practice when I first started out either. But it dawned on me…how am I going to truly connect […]

I would like to start off by saying Candid Photography is not for everyone! So if your preference is to stand still and smile pretty at the camera…then a candid approach may not be for you. To be candid (yes pun intended!) it takes the right type of client to be comfortable enough in front […]

Are you out of town and thinking about doing a photo session while you’re visiting the OC? Well then there are a few things to anticipate. Weather: Even though we enjoy sunny warm days most of the year, there are some months we’re showered with rain. Typically December-early March rain is often in the forecast. […]

Lifestyle Family Session

I’ve known the mom of this family since our first borns were babies. Something we’ve always shared in common is we both have THREE boys! Cue the violin…sympathy and compassion is welcome! But really, I think most moms who have three boys were in some way hoping for a girl (I know I was). But […]

beach photography, oc beach session, candid photography

Beach locations are one of my favorite places to photograph a family session! Mostly because the kiddos can run free, be themselves {laugh, play, and get wild} without the parents stressing whether they’re behaving. There are always a TON of shots I can accomplish in this kind of environment, because I don’t need to control […]

Family Beach Session

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