follow

Read the Blog

CONNECT

NAVIGATE

My Blog







Recent posts

Welcome TO

Not everyone has invested in professional photography yet. So for those first timers I have a few tips on what to expect at your first photo session! First you want to select the right Photographer for you! Hey your friend might have loved hers but I always encourage my clients to check out my style […]

I’ve had a handful of new clients this year thanks to Instagram! Nowadays its super easy to find whomever or whatever you need by searching hashtags especially when you’re out of the area: like the Tran family! This new mom reached out to me explaining she’ll be visiting family in town over Thanksgiving Break with […]

So I’ve always heard Shaw’s Cove had been a Photographer’s favorite…and it surely lived up to its reputation! Once you get over the idea of navigating down crowded PCH to Laguna and cross your fingers for a decent parking space…it’s really worth the effort. This beach has some beautiful rocks, hillsides and a really cool […]

Texture is super important in photography when wanting to create a more 3D look. It gives an image dimension and can create an element of interest. But texture entirely depends on the way the light is hitting the textured surface! When you have angles like this mountain side the light is hitting in a way […]

My favorite beach in San Clemente is Calafia Beach. For the simple reason that it has the most variety a beach could possible offer. From the fun colorful lifeguard stands, to the SC Pier painting the background, layered rock and gorgeous mountainsides…this beach can offer so many looks for your family. The other nice thing […]

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

instagram first

@deannagphotography