San Luis Obispo Photography



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 […]

Morro Bay Family Session


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 […]

Senior Portraits at the Madonna Inn Secret Garden


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 […]

Pismo Beach Family Session


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 […]

San Luis Obispo Photographer


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 […]


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. […]

San Luis Obispo Family Photographer


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 […]

Family Photo at the beach


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 […]

Dogs at Family Photo Sessions


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 […]

Family Session | Family photography in Avila Beach


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 […]

Morro Bay Maternity Session

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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