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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


Do you live in San Luis Obispo? Are you planning to travel here? Are you thinking about a family beach photo session? Beach photos are popular along the Central Coast of California. Some of the most popular beaches in San Luis Obispo include Pismo Beach, Avila Beach, Cayucos, Cambria, and Shell Beach. If you live […]

May 12, 2022


YES! Dogs are always welcome at my family photo sessions, as long as the location and/or venue allows them. My tip is to let your photographer know ahead of time if you are bringing a pet. Make sure to confirm that your pet will be permitted at your photo location. If you’re going to bring […]

April 29, 2022


Location Spotlight – Avila Beach Avila Beach is the perfect location for a family photography session! Avila Beach is a small coastal town in the central coast of California. This charming beach town has everything you need for a comfortable vacation. There is an array of restaurants, hotels and activities to do in Avila. If […]

March 16, 2022


Location Spotlight -Morro Bay Let me tell you a little about Morro Bay, California from the perspective of a local photographer!! It is one of the most desirable locations for family and maternity photography. Morro Bay is a coastal city in the central coast of California. One of the unique features of Morro Bay is […]

February 28, 2022


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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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