Christmas Newborn Session | The Mayer Family

Christmas Newborn Session | The Mayer Family

Christmas time is a season of wonder, a season of coziness, and a season focused on family – so we really couldn’t think of a better way to enjoy the holidays than with one of our FAVORITE families, the Mayer Family!   There’s something special about this family...
Downtown San Diego Maternity | The Mayer Family

Downtown San Diego Maternity | The Mayer Family

Oh my friends, you are in for a treat!  We have been photographing the Mayer family for a few years now, and every time we are reminded of two things: First, these folks have STYLE. And second, they have so so so so much heart for their family!  Our journey with...
Military Homecoming | Kristin & Chase

Military Homecoming | Kristin & Chase

It’s life-moments like these that we live to capture. The air at Camp Pendleton on this particular Saturday was buzzing with anticipation, full of hopeful faces longing to finally hug their loved ones. There were mothers, fathers, spouses, friends,...
San Diego Maternity Session | The Morzenti Family

San Diego Maternity Session | The Morzenti Family

You guys, Tanya is already one seriously rockin’ mom. First of all, she makes pregnancy look like a piece of cake, and she’s absolutely drop-dead-GORGEOUS. Each of her glamorous dresses from Rent the Runway only highlights how glowing and radiant this mama...
Presidio Park Family Portraits | The Leonard Family

Presidio Park Family Portraits | The Leonard Family

After spending an evening in Presidio Park with this amazing crew, we’re convinced that the Leonard family is pretty much the sweetest. Jill and Mark’s three silly, beautiful girls, Madelyn, Mackenzie, and Katelyn, were absolutely rocking their fun...
San Diego Newborn Session | The Xenakis Family

San Diego Newborn Session | The Xenakis Family

She’s here, she’s here! The newest member of the Xenakis family, Delilah Dawn, has made her entrance – and we’d say she’s a prettttty big hit so far! Not only are Delshad and Mathew absolutely enamored with their perfect little girl, but...
Military Homecoming | Stephanie & Amir

Military Homecoming | Stephanie & Amir

Stephanie and Amir’s love is off-the-charts kind of swoon-worthy. On their first date, they talked for hours and hours over coffee, and when their coffee cups were empty, they moved on to Pizza Port and kept talking! They both knew this kind of connection was...
La Jolla Maternity Session| The Xenakis Family

La Jolla Maternity Session| The Xenakis Family

Oh, what a joy to be back with the Xenakis family again! We absolutely adore Mathew and Delshad – they are warm, caring, and have a contagious enthusiasm for life – one that they’ve definitely passed on to their little one, Steliana! When they called...
Balboa Park Family Portraits | The Barrick Family

Balboa Park Family Portraits | The Barrick Family

We’ve known the Barricks for years now, ever since Kensi was just one year old! We’ve seen their beautiful family grow, and last year we had the chance to spend a day with them after their second daughter, Laurel, was born. This family absolutely loves to...
San Diego Newborn Session | The Mayer Family

San Diego Newborn Session | The Mayer Family

It’s pretty safe to say that Carissa will never receive a birthday gift quite as precious as this year’s. After waiting two weeks past their due date, Carissa and Jason were finally greeted by their sweet “lil miss,” Parker June, on...
Sunset Cliffs Senior Portraits | Veronica

Sunset Cliffs Senior Portraits | Veronica

Veronica is a lover of warm sand and ocean waves, so it’s only natural that she’d want to take her senior portraits by the water. But what’s a Pacific-lovin’ girl to do when Texas is her home? Make a special trip to San Diego, of course! Sunset...
San Marcos Maternity Session | The Mayer Family

San Marcos Maternity Session | The Mayer Family

Don’t let the peaceful country backdrop, her tranquil blue dress, or this pair’s serene expressions fool you. Carissa and Jason are downright ecstatic about the arrival of their baby girl! These parents-to-be are simply brimming with anticipation...
Point Loma Family Portrait Session | The Kessler Family

Point Loma Family Portrait Session | The Kessler Family

Everyone deserves a home. Everyone deserves to feel safe, and everyone should have a family that loves and supports them. And so, over the last few years, Ryan and Wendy Kessler (and their three boys: Corey, Jordan, and Riley) have joyfully welcomed dozens of young...
Inspiring Family Giveaway Winners | The Bisant Family

Inspiring Family Giveaway Winners | The Bisant Family

We absolutely love telling families’ stories through our photography, but months ago we turned the tables around. We asked YOU to tell us a story! We wanted to celebrate an incredibly inspiring family, and we were completely overwhelmed with the outpouring of...
San Diego Newborn Portraits | The Freier Family

San Diego Newborn Portraits | The Freier Family

Six years ago, Valerie and Curtis got married, but like so many couples they had a lot of difficulty having children. When Valerie was told that she could never have children due to a medical condition, it absolutely broke their hearts. But along came their miracle...
La Jolla Maternity Session | The Born Family

La Jolla Maternity Session | The Born Family

Leslie and Michael are expecting their baby boy so very soon, and we are so very excited! Stylish and sweet, these two make our hearts flutter. The love just pours out of every photograph of this family, and they can’t wait for “Baby B” to finally be...
San Diego Newborn Session | The Xenakis Family

San Diego Newborn Session | The Xenakis Family

From the moment Delshad & Matt learned they were pregnant with their first baby, they began showering her with sweetness. They set up a lovely nursery for their baby girl, and their friends and family around the world sent the cutest little onesies, dresses,...
San Diego Maternity Session | The Xenakis Family

San Diego Maternity Session | The Xenakis Family

Matt & Delshad Xenakis are two of our favorite people in the whole wide world, and just being around them feels like home. Delshad is delightful, with a kindness and curiosity that’s always driving her to learn new things and reach out to people....
Poway Maternity Session | The Anderson Family

Poway Maternity Session | The Anderson Family

The Andersons are absolutely adorable! They’re the kind of family that has big smiles and even bigger kisses, and that loves to just live life joyfully. Cameron & Drew are raising a beautiful and giggly little princess named Colbie who LOVES Frozen,...
San Diego Baby Session | The Cole Family

San Diego Baby Session | The Cole Family

A year ago, Leilani & Kevin were expecting their first little one. They invited Julie into their beautiful home, and we fell heart-over-heels in love with them! See some of our favorite moments from their first session here! Just a few months later, Leilani...
The Six-Piece Canvas Collection

The Six-Piece Canvas Collection

You may have seen this Canvas Collection during our recent Inspiring Family Giveaway and completely fallen in love with it… I wouldn’t blame you if you had… Canvas Collections are simply the best way to go when it comes to purchasing gallery wraps...
We Need Your Help | Vote for your Favorite Family

We Need Your Help | Vote for your Favorite Family

UPDATE: The votes are in, and we officially have the winner of our Inspiring Family Giveaway – a HUGE congratulations goes out to the Bisant family for winning our $2,500 portrait package! We’ll be in touch soon to schedule your session. Thanks to everyone...
Our Portrait Linen Albums are Here

Our Portrait Linen Albums are Here

Our newest portrait albums have just arrived here at the studio and they’re LOVELY! We basically mobbed the FedEx guy when the shipment arrived and did a studio wide happy dance while ripping them open and taking a peek at the gorgeousness inside. We offer two...
San Diego Newborn Session | The Cole Family

San Diego Newborn Session | The Cole Family

From a cup of hot chocolate to curling up under a cushy blanket, there’s a lot of ways to stay warm in winter. But there’s nothing more heartwarming than seeing a beautiful baby snuggling with her mommy and daddy for naptime. Last year, Kevin and Leilani...
Del Mar Family Portraits | The Barrick Family

Del Mar Family Portraits | The Barrick Family

Kensington just turned one! She’s on the verge of walking, she loves playing with her dolls, and she dances beautifully to music by twisting her body side-to-side with perfect rhythm. Her gorgeous eyes and adorable expressions would melt anyone’s heart....
Coronado Family Portraits | The Beck Family

Coronado Family Portraits | The Beck Family

Aaron and Tamra are the proud parents of Reece and Elle, a couple of adorable, bright kids with plenty of energy! The Beck family’s Saturday morning tradition is to take a stroll around their neighborhood on Coronado Island. Reece and Elle might be a bit too...
Hillcrest Family Portraits | The Schwartz Family

Hillcrest Family Portraits | The Schwartz Family

The Schwartz family is full of love and laughter, but somehow they always find room for more joy. They’re a young family, but they already have very special traditions: little Sophie helping mommy with her coffee, daddy singing to little Sophie before naptime, or...