’tis the season / new family portrait work

‘Tis the season – new family portrait work / november 2023 A few of my favorite shots from this year’s busy season. Love capturing families and all of their personality. Instagram  /  Twitter  /  Youtube Instagram  /  Twitter  /  Youtube

Video Journal No. 1 / Weathering the Storm – Hurricane Hilary 2023

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oqYw5CHzGw8 Video Journal No. 1 / Weathering the Storm – Hurricane Hilary 2023 I’m trying to figure out how to capture our home videos organically. I don’t want them to feel produced or staged — but I do want them have a high quality finish. I don’t think this video is the best example, but […]

Welcome To The World, Oliver

Welcome to the world, Oliver James Ludlow Born five days late at 5:44 am in Newport Beach, CA — Ollie was 8 pounds, 20.5 inches & absolutely perfect. Instagram  /  Twitter  /  Youtube Instagram  /  Twitter  /  Youtube

Surfview / New Interior Work for Sandra Ludlow Design

New Interior Design Photoshoot with Sandra Ludlow Designs I had the pleasure of shooting this elegant, custom home in Corona Del Mar over Memorial Day Weekend for the incredibly talented designer Sandra Ludlow of Sandra Ludlow Design. An expert at weaving exquisite, one-of-a-kind heirloom pieces with effortless organic elements, Ludlow is unmatched when it comes […]

Gimme All The End Of Year Parties!

Gimme All The “End Of The Year” Parties! The last few weeks of school are both a blessing and a curse. On one hand, you’re so ready to be done — for it to be summer already. But on the other, its party central and all of the cute, nostalgic, good feeling events and moments […]

“Sweet Math” Photoshoot & Why Informal Sessions Take The Cake

Twitter Instagram Youtube Pinterest “Sweet math” photoshoot & why informal sessions take the cake may 11, 2023 Spent some time down in San Clemente shooting for my fave Independent elementary school’s bi-weekly Community Wednesday. Each event consists of visiting a local community center and turning that space into their classroom for the day. Today I […]

In Our Hospital Bags

Twitter Instagram Youtube Pinterest In Our Hospital Bag April 30, 2023 I’m not an expert, and this is my first baby — but here’s everything we’re planning to bring in our hospital bag.  For Baby SWADDLE NEWBORN BEANIE PACIFIER JERSEY ONESIE KIMONO SET SWEATER BOOTIES KNIT BOTTOMS MUSLIN BURP CLOTHS CAR SEAT BLANKET SOCKS For […]

DOCUMENTARY-STYLE EVENT PHOTOGRAPHY REIGNS SUPREME, Change My Mind!

Twitter Instagram Youtube Pinterest Documentary-Style Event Photography reigns supreme, change my mind! april 24, 2023 I often use the term “documentary-style” when describing how I shoot weddings, events and sessions. I truly believe that this candid style of storytelling is key to visually representing your biggest life events with honesty — truly recording the energy, […]

Forest-Themed School Gallery Signed, Sealed & Delivered

Twitter Instagram Youtube Pinterest Forest-themed school gallery signed, sealed & delivered april 22, 2023 Just in time for Earth Day, the sweetest forest themed gallery from my latest school session is finalized and on its way to my fave San Clemente academy tonight.  Every Friday their classes are held outside in the Caspers Wilderness Park […]

San Francisco Vibrations

Twitter Instagram Youtube Pinterest San francisco vibrations april 18, 2023 We left for San Fran on Wednesday afternoon. Took the 1 or the 101 as much as we could — through Santa Barbara, Paso Robles, Carmel and eventually into the city. Part babymooning, part celebrating dear friends, the trip turned out to be exactly what […]