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Spring is a beautiful time of year in San Luis Obispo, with colorful blooms, warm sunshine, and lush greenery (especially after all this rain). It’s the perfect time to capture some memorable photos of you and your loved ones. Spring mini-sessions are a great way to do just that. Every year I offer mini-sessions in […]

March 23, 2023


Are maternity photo sessions worth it? As a maternity photographer in San Luis Obispo, I believe that maternity photos are a valuable way to capture memories of a special time in your life. If you want to have professional photos to look back on in the future, a maternity photo shoot is definitely worth it. […]

March 2, 2023


San Luis Obispo is a spectacular area to have your photo taken. Whether you are looking for an elegant and romantic maternity shoot, naturalistic family portraits, or a personable senior picture, we can use plenty of gorgeous venues. Many people think of San Luis Obispo, and beaches come to mind, but there is so much […]

February 14, 2023


This year I held mini-sessions at three separate locations: Morro Bay, Pismo Beach, and the Madonna Inn Garden. If you don’t want to book a full session, mini sessions are for you. Each mini-session was approximately 20 minutes long. These sessions are perfect for those that want just a few pictures for their Christmas or […]

December 1, 2022


The Madonna Inn is one of the most popular destinations in San Luis Obispo, California. The world-famous resort and spa offer uniquely themed rooms, a spa, a restaurant, a bakery, shopping, and horseback riding. Two of my favorite things at Madonna Inn are their pink champagne cake that you can purchase at the bakery and the Secret […]

October 13, 2022


One of the most popular places for family photography in Pismo Beach is this hidden gem. Located off Highway 1 on Wilmar Ave, this quiet little spot is the perfect place for photos. The location is north of the Pismo Pier. In order to get here you have to walk down the stairs located on […]

September 30, 2022


The fall season is typically one of the busiest seasons for photographers. The demand is due to the fact that a lot of people want a family photo for their Christmas card. Mini sessions are a great way to get that perfect photo. What is a mini session? A mini session is a short photography […]

September 8, 2022


Looking for things to do in Pismo Beach to keep your little ones happy? As a mom and photographer, I’ve explored every corner of Pismo Beach to find the best places for kids. Below are my top five recommendations. You’ll find free things to do and cool spots for the whole family. The weather in […]

August 2, 2022


I always encourage my clients to consider having a family beach session with their baby at around 8-11 months old. At this stage, posing with a baby is much easier. There is nothing cuter than capturing those little toes and hands on the sand. This is such a great opportunity to capture the tenderness of […]

July 15, 2022


The best family photos look effortless but truthfully require some planning for them to turn out great. Clothing is a detail that people immediately notice and has a huge impact on the outcome of a photo. What to wear and where to shop are two of the most common questions I get as a photographer. […]

June 15, 2022


Get to know ME

I spend my days capturing the kinds of images that make you stop, smile and ask time to please slow down. Your story, your love, is beautiful and I can't wait to capture it in images you will treasure for years to come. 

I believe in real moments and heartfelt conversations on the front porch. In the kinds of images that remind you of the joy that can be found in the simplest of moments together. 

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These are my top five favorite locations for family photos in San Luis Obispo. Grab my free guide to plan the perfect location for your day.  


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