Tagged with: ‘beach’

this sweet couple had me laughing the entire session. and i just loved that mama wasn't afraid to jump right into the water when i had an idea for a shot! i can't wait to meet their sweet landyn so very soon!

this adorable couple is welcoming a baby boy in just a few weeks and i am so excited to meet him! these two were maybe some of the sweetest people i had ever met and i left our time with a smile in my heart. their little guy is pretty lucky already.

the fish family

May 30, 2014

i have absolutely loved getting to capture this little, growing family- first at their maternity session last fall, then for sweet isla quinn's newborn session…. i can't believe she is already almost six months old! this family is not only beautiful, but also incredibly sweet, and it is precious to see how they love their baby girl.

this baby girl is so very special to me. i have had the incredible opportunity to photograph so much of her little life- from her maternity session, to being present at her birth, meeting her big sister for the first time, her newborn session, and her seven month session.  (we've also had a fun monthly project happening that i can't wait to share!) she may be the most well-documented baby ever. we had to

the martino family

October 21, 2013

such a fun evening capturing this fun family while they vacationed in newport beach.

mini sessions are here!

September 16, 2013

i can hardly believe we are already talking about fall, but here it is! kids are back in school and starbucks has already brought back the pumpkin spice latte. that means it's time to schedule fall family sessions! my full sessions are already completely booked through the end of november, but i knew a lot of you hadn't scheduled yet, so i set up 4 mini-session dates. these are perfect for your holiday cards and updating

this is my little boy. and today, he turns seven years old. jackson orian... we love you more than simple words could ever express. you are the bravest, hardest working little boy. you are generous, you are so smart, and you delight in the happiness of others. seven years ago you made me a mommy, and i have treasured every day since- just like i treasure you. happy birthday, my sweet jackson.

i have been married for eleven (glorious!) years.roger + janice have been married for fifty-two.fifty-two!how awesome is that?and they are still obviously head-over-heels for each other.these two had me smiling the entire shoot.between stories of how they met and a lot of kissing...they were too much fun!thank you, roger + janice,for being an example of a marriage that stands the test of time.love you guys!

two :: four :: six

April 3, 2012

i love my children.i love taking pictures of other people's children.i do not, however, always love taking pictures of my own children.for everyday snapshots, it's no big deal.but when i decide i want to really take pictures of them....those are the days when it's crazy windy, the waves at the beach are too big, and someone falls asleep in the car ride over and wakes up cranky.i had wanted to take