Big Sur // 2018 Roadtrip (part 2)

Portrait of a woman at Bixby bridge in Big Sur CA

On the second half of our roadtrip up the coast, 4 gals and I took a day trip to Big Sur and were greeted with the PERFECT weather. These coastlines always amaze me- driving around every corner reveals another set of cliffs jetting into the turquoise water, peppered with untouched stretches of shores. We broke […]

Santa Cruz // 2018 Roadtrip (part 1)

Went along with 4 amazing ladies to document their roadtrip up to Santa Cruz, down to Big Sur, and back home again. What beautiful sights so close to home! We experienced the perfect amount of rain as we explored a bit of redwood forest, and shine while we trekked across the beaches. We were also […]

Wilderness Trail Fam Session in Whittier // the Flemmings

In my opinion local hiking trails make for theee best family photos- there are all kinds of activities to do, like berry picking, tree climbing, stick flailing, and falling over in the dirt. What more could you possibly want???

Modern Art Portraits in San Juan Capistrano // Katya

My friend Katya is artsy AF and wanted to do a funky art session so she could have updated portraits for her website/resume/etc. We were originally going to find some outdoor white walls, but realized it was going to be super-duper-california-miserable hot that day. I had just shot a family session in a REALLY neat […]

Modern In-Home Family Shoot // Antje & Grandkids

I’m loving this lifestyle session that Antje dreamed up for herself and her grandkids in her amazing artsy home (think midcentury modern, fine art everywhere, koi pond). It was definitely a whirlwind of energy but I went with the flow, arranging the kiddos for just a few photos and letting them do the rest. Have you […]