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What to Wear for Your Photo Shoot

Without a doubt, the most common question clients ask me is “What should we wear for our family portrait session?” I’ve worked on commercial photo sets as a photographer and as “talent” (believe it or not) where there is a dedicated wardrobe stylist. This is a career and these people are compensated well for their…

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Announcing Fall Mini Sessions 2019: time for family photos

Fall mini sessions are here! Time to book your family photoshoot at one of two gorgeous bay area locations. Here’s the deal: 30 minute photo session 20+ high-res digital files 2 week turnaround time Online gallery $450 Saturday, October 19 at Crissy Field October is one of the warmest, sunniest months in San Francisco. We’ll…

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2018 Mini Photo Sessions

Time for holiday photos! This year I’m offering mini photo sessions on one day only. Here are the details: Saturday, November 17 Baker Beach, SF $450 includes: 30 minutes shooting time 15-20 edited high res images delivered digitally within 2 weeks I love offering mini photo sessions for the holidays! It’s the perfect amount of…

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Portrait of a Mother | Damaris

Meet Damaris. We first met when our daughters were in preschool together. They now go to different schools, but we have remained friends and have had many heart-to-heart conversations on motherhood over the years. She is incredibly grounded in her Christian values and beliefs which influence everything she does. She’s one of those people who…

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Maternity Session at Baker Beach

There’s not much better than a clear day at Baker Beach. Except photographing a glowing, doting, expectant couple there on film. This location is known for the views of the Golden Gate Bridge, but some of my favorites were in the forest area opposite the beach. Pure magic. Save Save Save Save

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Holiday Card Inspiration from Minted

Clients often ask me where to get their photos printed. I have my favorite sources and will discuss them all in an upcoming gift guide, but right now I want to focus on holiday cards. I am one of Minted’s affiliate photographers because I stand by the quality of printing, designs, and mission of this…

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Holiday Mini Sessions

You know how this is the time of year when you see eggnog in the grocery store and it’s not even Halloween yet? And then you start thinking about your holiday to-do list, and realize that you need to figure out your Christmas card situation? Let me help you with that. Book one of my…

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What I’m drawn to lately in my personal work.

Finding beauty in the imperfect, messy moments of real life. Times when truth feels hazy and life feels blurry but love feels sure. Places where light and shadow meet. Ideas & feelings expressed implicitly rather than explicitly. Vulnerability. Wanting to be whole instead of wanting to be perfect. Quiet.

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