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Every season is engagement photo season on Mt. Tam. A place that is special and specific to the Bay Area, just as much as North Beach or Dolores Park.

Monica + Drew

Set in the hills of California Gold Country, Laura + Sebastian may very well have hosted the party of the year! Every detail of their wedding was considered and each element was elegant and picturesque.

Laura + Sebastian

To know Chico is to love Chico, and this wedding featured all of our favorite small town spots.

Retro Chico Wedding

Mandy + Brian’s wedding encapsulated the importance of ritual, of family, and of sense of place. Their love left me in awe and reflecting on the meaning of what I do- capturing the most special & intimate moments of our interweaving lives.

At Home Wedding

family on blanket together

Upper park family session Fall in Chico is one of my favorite seasons to photograph outside.  The light is so dreamy and soft during golden hour that I am very drawn to Upper Bidwell Park.  That’s where I wanted to shoot this playful family session.  It’s a great time of year to get create some photos that are […]

Upper Park Family Shoot

portrait of a brunette on orange

A fun portrait day in the studio with the beautiful Maya on colorful backdrops. Experimenting with fun outfits and colorful gels.

Studio Portrait with Maya

Mother and Child

The bond between a mother and her baby is unlike any other thing in the world. Time flies- slow down for a second to document this season of motherhood.

Motherhood Studio Session

An intimate potluck style dinner party for friendsgiving at a farm outside the Bay Area featuring a stunning barn tablescape.

Remembering Dinner Parties-Farm Friendsgiving

sexy boudoir booty

Okay, let’s face it, there is a ton of bad boudoir out in the world. That does not have to be the case! Check out this simple flirty and sexy Boudoir Shoot

Flirty and Sexy Boudoir Shoot

family picking persimmons

Documenting this family’s annual fall persimmon picking on their farm was a way to create a session that was both special and meaningful for them.

California Fall Family Farm Session