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Category Archives: Portraits

Mother’s Day

SO yes, Mother’s Day is approaching, and I am all about that theme – even though my kids wont pose with me&#View full post »

Apropo Mother’s Day

I chose to blog this session because I am working on an album for them – we do an album every year – becauseView full post »

My Heart

My second year of valentine Mini shoots was fast approaching and even though I was able to use some of the previous yearView full post »

Chocolate and Puppies- without chocolate

I wrote this post yesterday – not knowing that today IS (!!!)   National Puppy Day –  CRAZY!!! ThisView full post »

American Girl

Many many years ago, when we moved into a house in Los Angeles, I received the previous dwellerss catalogs… one ofView full post »

Blue Look Headshots

I told them to wear any color between Black and white, and that blue would work great – everyone wore blue –View full post »

IN BED AND OUT BED

So Valentine’s Day came and went, but it s still the month of love, so this befits the occasion… it also isView full post »

Happy Valentine’s Day!!!

Happy Valentine’s Day! I had my first set of  mini sessions in the studio last week and I had so much fun withView full post »

THE PARENTS OF KNOLL

My yearly OC knoll shoot just before valentine’s day… I love the “Outtakes” almost as much asView full post »

Shar’s Beauty

So when I finished the studio, ( still working out the kinks…) I knew I had to start using it – andView full post »

Zoe steps in the studio

I have been playing around in my new home studio – at some point I will post some before and after photos of theView full post »

Dog Life

It was really nice to spend some time in Santa Monica – walking with Jersey the dog, and her best friend of 14View full post »

Emily Sarah

I have been photographing Emily since she was a baby – first in black and white and then in color- and then inView full post »

I HAVE A TEENAGER

So today I picked up my son from a friend’s house – and I tried to have a conversation with him, thankfullyView full post »

Doggy Style

Through the years I have personally created less and less holiday cards, because there are just wonderful templates onView full post »

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