Category Archives: Portraits

Equine and Portraits | Niki with horses

Our friend, Niki, moved to San Diego last summer. A few days before she moved one of her horses down the coast, too, we met in the Santa Ynez Valley to get pictures with both of her horses. Very recently, Niki’s beautiful mare, Tiara, passed away after having been with Niki for 18 years. Tiara […]

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Coal Oil Point Family Portraits

Nadia’s family chose Santa Barbara for their family reunion last summer.  Shortly before they all met here from various parts of the country, she wrote to me.  With everyone united, they hoped to take the opportunity to get pictures together. We met at Coal Oil Point at the end of a foggy day and the […]

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Bridal Portraits | Elisabeth at Burgruine Aggstein

I said the pictures of my sister’s wedding would be next but first here are some photos of her bridal portrait session at Burgruine Aggstein. The castle sits directly above the Danube and has a colorful history dating back to the 12th century. In the 15th century it was inhabited by robbers who looted ships […]

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Mammoth Lakes Family Portraits | Minaret Summit

Wendy calls it their “annual family trek” to Mammoth, a tradition of 25 years. They took advantage of having the whole family together to get a few photos of everyone as a group and then some of each of their little families separately, too. It was a beautiful morning at Minaret Summit above Mammoth Lakes. […]

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Family of Four and Bently | Goleta Family Portraits

Eva Maria and Thomas and their two fun and super-cute boys chose a beautiful evening for portraits. Bently, their giant puppy Bernese Mountain Dog, came along, too. I hope you’ll forgive me, Eva Maria, I have to tell a little about Bently and me. It helps if everyone realizes that every family session has its […]

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