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Category Archives: Bar/Bat Mitzvah

Woodland Hills Country Club Bat Mitzvah

When I started photographing Bar and Bat Mitzvahs about 5 years ago – I had no idea I would enjoy photographingView full post »

Bat Mitzvah Portrait at Malibu Paradise Cove

By the time this post gets published online, we will already be partying at Caitlyn’s Bat Mitzvah (Yes, I presetView full post »

W Hotel Bat Mitzvah

Arielle celebrated her Bat Mitzvah at the W Hotel in Hollywood. And it was an all out affair… spending the nightView full post »

Sydney’s Bat Mitzvah Portrait

Sydney was Emma‘s little sister … well, she still IS.. but 3 years ago, when I shot Emma’s BatView full post »

Winter Wonderland – Bat Mitzvah Photography Sneak peek

We don’t get much of a winter here in Los Angeles, Sunny CA… so walking into this Winter Wonderland send aView full post »

Bat Mitzvah Sign-in Book

One of my favorite parts of working on Bar Mitzvahs, is getting to know the kid, and their family beforehand, and I doView full post »

Hey Jesse!

You know they say, time flies, time flies when you’re having fun, enjoy it while it lasts, you don’tView full post »

A Los Angeles Bat Mitzvah Coming Up!

I took a long time away… I was back home for 5 weeks, with a quick stop in London to see my brother and the restView full post »

Bat Mitzvah Portrait for Alex

Part of the Bat Mitzvah collections that I offer is a portrait session – there’s a couple of reasons why;View full post »

Alex celebrates her Bat Mitzvah at CAP in Studio City

Alex’s Bat Mitzvah Mini Sneak Peek

I am importing Alex’s images from her party last night into my Lightroom Catalgue… it takes some time to beView full post »

Happy Father’s Day Too

A. Two posts in one day??? B. Yes, I am milking this Lulu shoot! I am going to stretch it forever and ever! But howView full post »

Lulu

I had a dream shoot this Sunday – Modern hipster creative house, red head freckled spicy teenager, cuteView full post »

Los Angeles Children’s Photography

Yes, I have a website, an official one – dedicated to kids photography – www.shanibarelphotography.com butView full post »

Being 13

I may have titled a blog post “being 13″ before – (Nope- I ‘ve run a search and this is theView full post »

Mazal Tov!

The many faces of Sara – Pretty, smart, tom boy, funny, happy, excited dancing, free, sweet and loving! IView full post »

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