Letting Life Happen

I love this sequence of photos because it’s human. Ka’eo, 2, stopped and cried on several occasions throughout our half day session, and that’s completely ok. That’s life. Seeing the way his brother, his mom, and his dad took turns calming him throughout the day was lovely. That connection, that love, that support, is whatContinue reading “Letting Life Happen”

The extended goodbye

A Los Angeles grandmother waves goodbye to her grandson in a universal sign of love.

#proofofmom

I hear from a lot of moms that they want these photos as a proof of their existence. Validation of their experience as a mother, as a parent, as a person. Often times moms aren’t in their family photos because they’re always the ones taking them. As a photographer, I can relate. I don’t haveContinue reading “#proofofmom”

2022: Choosing Joy

I got a notification the other day that it’s time for me to renew my website, and it made me realize that I started building this new branch of my photography work a year ago, in early 2021. 2020 had been a hard year, and I wanted to start seeking out ways to capture moreContinue reading “2022: Choosing Joy”

Mixing in a few formal family photos

Setting a few minutes aside for formal photos gives us more variety in our images without taking away from the natural flow of the day.

Booking for January ’22 in Los Angeles

Booking for January ’22 in Los Angeles is now open!

Guest Post: Lauren Harris

Lauren Harris writes a guest post about our Day in the Life family photography session and her #proofofmom moment.