I LOVE working with families! I’m not exactly sure why, but I always have a blast when I get to photograph parents and their kiddo(s). This go-around I got to work with The Brownings to give them some adorable Christmas photos. Fortunately, they were able to take advantage of one of my seasonal Mini-Session promotions.
This was my FIRST paid gig in LOS ANGELES! The Gaines’ not only offered me my first official L.A. gig, but they also gave me my first place to live out here. This might not seem like a huge deal, but prior to me moving to L.A. this family did not know me… AT ALL!
“We are, all of us, stars and we deserve to twinkle.” ~Marilyn Monroe I adore all things vintage – especially from the 50s and 60s. The wardrobe! The hair! The way women carried themselves. The way portraiture was composed… all of it! DANIELLE Needless to say I was excited to come on board this editorial-style
This throwback post holds a lot of significance as it was my FIRST EVER editorial shoot!! Back in 2010, this guy and I were just getting acquainted. I had recently seen him on The Voice (Season 1) and had just started checking out some of his local shows in Austin, TX. He had a great sound and a
A majestic setting for a Magician and his Bride-to-Be. Here in LA there’s a special hike that leads up to a very special tree – The Wisdom Tree. The story behind this landmark is that it was the sole tree left standing on this peak after a fire in 2007. A man spied it from a helicopter, then
This session was done over 6 years ago back when I lived in Austin, TX. Baby London got to experience her first Church Dedication (a variation on a Baby Baptism). If memory serves me right, I believe the dress little London is wearing was a family heirloom, giving this session a very classic and timeless
Thanks to the prior relationship established by coming alongside Mary to assist her on the Two Long Ladies performance, she contacted me again to come back and do some BTS/Promotional shots for the film they were making based on the original piece. As a result I got to spend the day on the GORGEOUS Pepperdine
Talk about your Funny Girl! I had a blast shooting with Megan and I’ll let you in on a little secret – Megan has a special skill! Besides a beaming personality and acting skills to boot Megan is an EXCELLENT poser. She was proud to boast that she has the uncanny ability of being “very
When I arrived in L.A. I became a part an AMAZING group – hitRECord! This is a production team created and owned by Joseph Gordon-Levitt (one of my FAVORITE industry people). One of the first activities I was privy to was this event created to be a part of Joe’s upcoming TV show HitRECord on
As you may have been able to tell this is a family portrait that I did for my VERY OWN FAMILY! My sisters and I took a look around our childhood home and realized that our last family portrait was over a decade ago. We thought it might be fun to “upgrade” not to mention