This Salinas maternity photo session was a part of a project that I had been dreaming of doing for years! I wanted to film a video that showed my photographing from maternity to newborn. I love this Salinas location so much, but I don’t take many pregnant moms up this hill cause its about a […]

Kase is seriously the happiest baby ever…until I have a camera infant of my face. I’ve actually had this happen a few times. I’m pretty blessed that babies find all my antics and noises funny, but the second my face goes behind my big black camera they forget they like me, lol! It was literally […]

I get asked all the time what my favorite age to photograph is. Most people I assume it’s newborn photography, cause that is my specialty. While I absolutely love newborn photography , it’s such an incredible time in a family’s life, my favorite age is 6-9 months. Babies have so much personality (and so many […]

Since I opened the new baby photography studio in downtown Monterey, I kinda have to figure out how to do shoots all over again. While there are things that are easier than going to people’s home, there are other things that get more complicated that I didn’t even think of. It’s not that its harder […]

A couple months back I was contacted to be a guest speaker at a maternity shoot out in San Juan Bautista, California. I was so honored and incredibly excited to do it! For those of you that don’t know a “shootout” is basically when get multiple photographers together for a shoot, some people also call […]

This spot in Pacific Grove is one of my favorites! I love the tall trees and that beautiful golden light that breaks through them later in the day. Plus! Just down the street is Asilomar Beach. So usually for a session I’ll plan to split it up between the two locations and you get the […]

So I see a lot of babies, but I think Owen is such a gorgeous combination of his mom and dad! This newborn session was a dream. Owen did so good, and I could help but put every hat on him cause it was so cute! I also LOVED the color combination of blue, grey, […]

I don’t think it can be said enough how much your baby will change in their first year. You all come home with the tiny little ball, and after a couple nights of no sleep you will have a chunky 3 month old and have no idea how that happened! Newborns are so sweet and […]

What’s better than one adorable baby and cake?!?! Well 2 of course! These 2 have been best friends since the beginning. In fact you can see their newborn photos here Twins newborn photoshoot Both Troy and Vera Christina had the best time at their session, I got so many smiles! And that adorable vintage blue […]

I think I might have actually gasped when I saw Paul and Ashley get out of the car. They had followed my style guide and looked so amazing I could wait to get their session started! Jameson, though, had other ideas! He was having a rough day and went from super smiley to stranger danger […]