Fresh 48 Model Call

Fresh 48 sessions (or "freshies" in the back of my brain) truly are my very favorite types of sessions. Catching all of the sweet brand-new-baby details in a way that honors a new families story is the height of what being a photographer is about for me. Since the Camp Fire, we have moved to … Continue reading Fresh 48 Model Call

The Allen Family {Family Photos}

Joe and Whitney are like family to me - maybe because we kind of ARE like family! Whitney's sister is my son's fabulous stepmother, and so their family has become our bonus family. I've been taking their photos for a few years now, but this session was special, because it's their first family photos since … Continue reading The Allen Family {Family Photos}

The Healing Birth of Makenna Elaine (aka moving on after the Camp Fire)

Thursday, November 8, 2018 started as a normal day for myself and so many others living in Paradise and Magalia, CA. I was supposed to be on a flight down to San Diego for work, and so had gotten myself and my kids dressed much earlier than usual, so I'd be able to drop them … Continue reading The Healing Birth of Makenna Elaine (aka moving on after the Camp Fire)

What Does Documentary Photography Look Like?

  Documentary photography is the art of capturing real life, as it unfolds. There are no posed moments, only the raw truth. And you know what? It's absolutely beautiful!   A documentary photo session takes place in a location that is special to you or your family. Often times that's in your own home. Sometimes … Continue reading What Does Documentary Photography Look Like?