Patrick + Gem

Patrick + Gem

Patrick and Gem were so much fun to shoot in Malibu this spring. I love that they dressed more formally for the first part of their session. We had a great time exploring the canyons in Malibu, which were covered in vibrant wildflowers…

Nykiel Family Session

Nykiel Family Session

It was so nice to take the Nykiel family’s portraits while they were visiting Southern California! They actually live in Michigan but were spending some vacation time here. (If you’re ever taking a vacation or traveling somewhere special, it’s a great idea to hire a photographer to take some photos of you and your loved ones to be able to look back on forever.) The family wanted some photos at the beach…

The Jones' Maternity Session

The Jones' Maternity Session

Another great fall session in Oak Glen! I was so happy to meet this very kind and lovely family as they prepared to welcome a new baby boy. Libby was such a beautiful, glowing mama-to-be. We had a good time in the autumn leaves, right before our Southern California “winter” hit us haha. Since this session…

My Travels in Europe

My Travels in Europe

After living in Ireland for 3 months, my friend Cassie and I decided to visit some other European countries before we headed home. After all, we were already over there. The next 3 weeks were amazing! We visited Amsterdam, Paris, Salzburg and Hallstatt in Austria, and spent over a week in Italy, starting in Rome and finishing up our trip in Milan.