These two came from out of state for a little baby moon on the West Coast. Let me tell you, that Carmel light did not disappoint! It was the most perfect day, and there was hardly any wind (which for you locals you know is a miracle). I also found a little nook that over […]

If you’ve never been to a Northern California beach, I’ll let you in on a little secret…they are almost always cold! I think there may be about 2 magical days all year when it might be 80, but for the most part expect it to be in the 50’s and so so windy. It’s the […]

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!

The only way I can describe this gorgeous maternity session is “sun drenched”. It was such an incredible beautiful summer day in Carmel Valley, and Stephanie absolutely glowed! I love all the pockets of beautiful light Garland Ranch has. There are so many little spots that are just perfect for maternity portraits. We started out […]

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 […]

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 […]

This maternity session turned out to be more than I ever originally imagined! I had been wanting to set up a shoot to photograph all the maternity dresses I have available for maternity clients to borrow for their photo sessions. I also wanted to have a background for them that was the same, or at […]