Business Branding

Creating a cohesive vision for your business is so important to stand out from the rest of the crowd. Branding is sending a message about your business in a way that illustrates a mood, feeling, tone, with the intention of conveying a consistent message. When people think of your business, …

Thresholds Exhibition

I have been selected to exhibit a large collection of my photographs taken between 2006 and 2018 inspired by the “Village by the Sea” where I grew up. The photographs are from various series’ expressing freedom, discovery, vulnerability, and boundaries. Please SAVE THE DATE for the opening reception for my …

favorites 2014 – for me

These are just some of my favorites from 2014 that I truly made ‘for me’ and nobody else. [ Made using my D700, iPhone and Yashica Mat 124G with expired film ]

settling in

I love to photograph families who just moved to the area or are visiting-and the Vinger family was no exception. I enjoy sharing local lore and knowledge with them so they can feel even more at home here where I grew up. This family was wonderful to work with  although the middle boy kept …

don’t think

You mustn’t want, you must be receptive; don’t think, even, the brain’s a bit dangerous. Sensitivity is the flavor of moments. Henri Cartier-Bresson All photographs demarcate their own period in time. You must not disregard the first image you ever made for future photographs. Every image you have made is …

a lovely loving couple

  Angie and Merced were a delight to photograph. We spent magic hour at Calafia Beach in San Clemente and they had so much fun playing in the wooded area as well as the waves.

.joy as deep as the ocean

  “May your joys be as deep as the ocean, your sorrows as light as its foam.” I have been busy with many many sessions but this one just seems like the best one to post as we are deep into summer! It was a gorgeous evening at T-Street with …

photography is [a san clemente picture postcard series]

I’ve decided to do a weekly picture postcard series to get me energized and mindful about sharing some of the wonderful things I have in my life. I hope it encourages you to slow down and appreciate the simple things too. A little bit of “I am thankful…” all year ’round (thanks to Maliea’s wonderful preschool teacher, Monica Donaldson, for reminding me to think about what we are thankful for).