wide view of Christmas tree lit up with ornaments and a fireplace with stockings and decorations

December 7, 2019

All the sparkling lights. No need for an excuse for hot chocolate. Extra supply of homemade cookies. The Santa Clause on the TV at all hours. That’s what we call a good dose of Christmas cheer! And that’s why we’ve created this holiday gift guide. That means we’ve been working on our Christmas lists—you know… […]

wife and husband walk hand in hand with 3 month old baby in wife's arms on the beach with a the pier behind them

December 2, 2019

We had just parked the car. The weather was supposed to cooperate all day. But just as we arrived, the clouds rolled in. And it HAILED. For a good long while, too! Not exactly the kind of weather we might want for this stormy Capitola family session. We weren’t sure it was going to let […]

mom 1 year old baby girl and dad stand together in the center of a bridge under a canopy of trees smiling at the camera

November 30, 2019

This little life. It truly is remarkable, right? The day Cameran was born, it was unlike anything we’ve ever experienced. After capturing her mama’s baby bump while she was anxiously waiting to make her debut, we just couldn’t believe how emotional and powerful the gift of life truly is! So when it came to this […]

husband and wife in wedding suit and wedding dress during golden hour - couple facing each other in loving embrace with noses touching and smiling at each other

November 24, 2019

The DJ announced the father/daughter dance. Our sweet Angela Sue bride, Morgan, twirled on the dance floor waiting for her father to meet her there. She describes him to be a lot like our favorite Parks Department Director (a.k.a. Ron Swanson). The kind of man that only shows emotion when it’s truly a moment he’ll […]

family of three - husband and wife walking hand in hand while wife holds 5 month old baby girl - all laughing

November 13, 2019

I look forward to this every year. Every year for the past three years, these two have been the stars of the blog. And now? Now there’s three of them, and that makes this Sweet Gilroy Session at Gavilan College one of our favorites. Stefanie & Fermin have been with us for years, and you […]

man and woman stand on the cliffs in Carmel overlooking the ocean holding each other in loving embrace and laughing at each other

November 3, 2019

They met how most of us meet each other nowadays. It wasn’t an accidental run in at the bookstore or an innocent, “Can I buy you a drink?” At a downtown San Jose, California bar. No, we discovered at this Carmel destination engagement session that Carla & Isaac are pretty much our couple soulmates. Thanks […]

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