How to Pick a Mini Session Location. 1)Choose How Many… First thing is to decide how many sessions you want to hold that day, and how long they will be. I usually do 8 30-minute sessions. 4 in the morning, and break for lunch, and 4 in the afternoon. Once you figure that out you’ll […]

It’s that time of year again…the leaves start to turn yellow, the weather starts to cool and you start thinking about the holidays being right around the corner and boom it’s time for family photos! I like to plan family photo mini sessions mostly in October. Some people ask me why they are “so early” […]

This year I decided to switch things up a little bit. Usually I hold my bay area mini sessions at Vasona in Los Gatos. It’s a beautiful park, it’s easy to get to, and there are great little corners that have good light all day (which is super important for mini sessions!). But after having […]

One of the reasons I wanted a studio was so I’d be able to do milk and cookie sessions for Christmas! When I was traveling that wasn’t really possible, and I was ecstatic when I got my studio in downtown Monterey. My style is very simple, so I set up a vintage bed with some […]

This beautiful momma to be worked for Mama Bump Rental when they were still in California. So, we definitely had to use a couple dresses ( maybe more than a couple). She made such an incredible maternity model, and that gorgeous Carmel Valley sun didn’t disappoint!

Cookies & Milk Mini Session $275 Length: 30 minutes Includes: 10 high resolution digital images Dress your baby in their new holiday jammies for this adorable mini session. I’ll provide the cookies and milk ( I might even have an extra cookie or two for the grown-ups), and a white vintage bed set-up. Location: So […]

Fall Mini Sessions are a great way to get updated portraits of your beautiful family! Plus, it’s never too early to think about what pictures you’re going to be putting on holiday cards. So get dressed up and make some memories! Location: Pacific Grove Forest Date: October 14th Times: 2-5 (see available times) Length: 20 […]

The holidays are right around the corner and it’s time to update your family photos! The Holiday Special is a 1 hour session and includes 20 digital images for $350 (that’s a $200 discount from the regular price). You get to choose from the locations below and one of the available dates below. Times: available […]