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End of Summer

It’s the end of August, and I have not been at the beach enough, really, not enough. (unless it was for work )WeView full post »

Why I love what I do

I get to meet new people all the time. I communicate in images. I have fun. I attend a dance party almost every weekendView full post »

Tanner’s 13, it’s official!

So Saturday night was HOT!!!! It just had this feeling…Tanner was excited and ready to become a man! A 13 year oldView full post »

It’s all in the jeans. (Barney’s New York, in DownTown LA)

Dressing my girl to school everyday used to be a big deal, or should I say a big problem. She wanted to wear only boys&#View full post »

Erin and Shouvik Hindu wedding

I was honored to be part of Erin and Shouvik’s Hindu Ceremony, and comfortable…we all had to leave our shoesView full post »

Tip: How to Photograph a Child’s Birthday Party

Hi! Pardon the interruption. I’m Jonathan, Shani’s brother and webmonkey. While Shani loves to share herView full post »

Angelina- a girl who knows how to say NO

not  so long ago I got to photograph 53 kids aged around 5 (SEPARATELY!!!) for an alternative school photo, one whereView full post »

Starbucks, part 2

so some time ago I found in one of the parents magazine a calculation that showed that if I put the 4 dollars a day ofView full post »

2 photographers, that are not me.

Once a month I attend a photographers’ meeting that’s part of Pictage, and hosted by Jules Bianchi, and thisView full post »

Logan and Calladan-The Book

You may have seen some of the photos of this last session of these kids- so here is the final product (unless mom wantsView full post »


Yuval   (It means stream, brook, or tributary ) As you can see, has the most amazing eyes, I just couldn’t stopView full post »

Tanner’s Sign-in Book

I have edited and will print a sign-in book for Tanner’s Bar-Mitzvah- It’s fun for me to group the photosView full post »

Tanner- 13

It’s Tanner’s Bday , and he’s 13 and in a few weeks he’ll be celebrating his Bar-Mitzva. Now IView full post »

Fireworks, Stars and Stripes

and heat. Summer is officially here, been here for a couple of weeks already. We’re swimming, shvitzin‘, andView full post »

Logan and Calladan

When Logan’s mom asked me which of the shirts I preferred I thought I must have done something nice to someone inView full post »

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