• Children,  Creative Edits

    Additional Edit for a Magical Spring Session

    If you follow my main Instagram account, you know that every so often I upload a handful of session photos and have people vote on the one they want me to creatively edit. This time, I’ve asked everyone to vote on some of the photos from a particular session: click to view more photos from my magical spring session Here were the photos voted on: When voting ended, this photo was the winner: This photo was already magical to begin with so only subtle changes for made. Evening out the soap/bubbles, brightening up some shadows, adding some light, etc. Here’s the before an after, see of you can spot the…

  • Children,  Creative Edits

    Spring Session Butterfly Edit

    If you follow my main Instagram account, you know that every so often I upload a handful of session photos and have people vote on the one they want me to creatively edit. This time, I’ve asked everyone to vote on whether I should edit in a butterfly or a fairy. The first photo at the top of this post is the winner, and final edit which includes a butterfly. Here was the original photo I had my followers vote on: As I mentioned, majority picked butterfly over fairy. Let me know what you think! Session: Children Occasion: Spring Location: Conejo Creek North Park in Thousand Oaks, California (Ventura County) Theme: Spring, Woods, Nature, Magical…

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    Baby Emi’s 1 Year and Cake Smash Session | Oxnard, CA

    From the moment I walked into Ezra and Hugo’s home for Emi’s One Year and Cake Smash Session, Emi’s giggles and smiles grabbed my attention. On set she was crawling around, dancing, and laughing. She quickly won me over, and I had the best time photographing her. As expected, Mom had to help get her started with the cake smash, but once she tasted the chocolate pieces on the cake, she was hooked! On the creative side of things, this photoshoot was a fun one for me. Instead of having to choose a single theme for Emi’s session, we decided to combine the various themes and tie them together using a…