beautiful Julia

So the other day I was driving home from a friend’s house when I looked off to my left and saw a beautiful, golden field. The sun was low in the sky so… Continue reading

a Sunday afternoon

Amy and Jeremy brought the kids over to hang out while Jeremy and Dick cleaned out our garage (thanks Jeremy for motivating him!!) And since Christina is off on a trip to Morocco,… Continue reading

a little angel

A few months ago I took some photos of Susana and Doug when they were expecting Baby Angelica. She arrived just two weeks ago and she’s absolutely perfect. Thank you Doug and Susana… Continue reading

Sonovia and Nick

Sonovia and Nick met in high school more than ten years ago and have been together ever since, through thick and thin. Dad described them as being “a dynamite couple” and honestly, I’m… Continue reading

Happy Birthday Jerry + Happy Easter

We all met at Miguel’s in Point Loma to celebrate Jerry’s Birthday. Not everyone is represented here (Joanie, Dede, Pop, Dick and I were all there too) but these were just a few… Continue reading

Andrew, Annie, Matteo, Sofia & Mary

When Andrew’s mother Mary asked for family photos, Dick and I were thrilled that our friends Andrew and Annie came to us. The setting at Balboa Park was comfortably cool and bright as… Continue reading

Lynn and Steve

We had an absolute blast shooting Lynn and Steve’s wedding. Both active Navy, they met on the way to Iraq. Four years later, their two families came together for a beautiful celebration of… Continue reading

Amanda & Nathan

I’ll admit that it can sometimes be unnerving showing up to photograph a wedding when I haven’t yet met the couple. But I have to say, the moment Dad and I arrived at… Continue reading

life snippets

a.k.a. a love letter to my iPhone There are schools of thought that say a photographer should bring her camera everywhere she goes. Well… as much as I agree that’s a great idea,… Continue reading

Sunday Morning

Hey you – that’s my side of the bed.

Happy Birthday Mom!!

What a great day! Dick, Mom, Dad and I all took the Amtrak to San Juan Capistrano for Mom’s Birthday lunch. It was dreary and wet in San Diego that morning, but after… Continue reading

spilling candle

We were headed out the door after having a delicious dinner at Mike and Christina’s house, when I noticed an overflowing candle on their mantle. The pattern it created was just too cool… Continue reading