Category archives: lifestyle

  • Baby Colton | Houston Family Portraits

  • This was such a special treat when my friend Amy contacted me about flying out to Houston to photograph her newborn baby. Amy and I had gone to high school together and I hadn't seen her since then, but she had been following my work all these years, so when she was expecting her first baby, it was [...]
  • Amanda & Todd | San Francisco Travel Portraits

  • I absolutely love this idea: professional portraits on vacation. Amanda and Todd have been married for a couple years and live in a small community in Manitoba, the centermost province of Canada. They run a family grain & bean farm,which always makes their vacations well-earned and much apprecia[...]
  • Whitney | San Francisco Maternity Portraits

  • I met up with Whitney, a gorgeous mother-to-be, for some portraits around Golden Gate Park. Here are some favorites below!Hair & Makeup: Julianne, PrettyologieAnna Wu is a wedding and portrait photographer based in San Francisco. She creates beautiful, soft, and timeless i[...]
  • Lauren | Mood Shoots | Editorial Portrait Photography

  • Welcome to my latest personal project, a series of "mood shoots." For these shoots, I wanted to explore a certain look and feel in my portraiture, working with light and shadow, styling, and directing. As with all my personal projects, I just sort of dream up these ideas and form a vision in my mind[...]
  • Jill & Kevin | San Francisco Family Portraits

  • Kevin reached out to me after finding my wedding work online. He and his family were visiting from Chicago, and they would seize the moment to capture some adorable family portraits with their 6-month-old boy. We walked a nice little loop around Stow Lake in Golden Gate Park, and it was a super cute[...]
  • Cynthia | Hotel Rex | San Francisco Musician Portraits

  • My friend Cynthia is an incredibly talented musician and all-around creative. We got together at Hotel Rex in San Francisco's Union Square for some glamorous portraits to help promote her new jazz solo show. With a mix of stage photos and some sultry rooftop shots, I love the look and feel we were a[...]
  • 2014 Ballerina Calendar | Pointe of View

  • Pointe of View is now available in calendar form!The calendar comes as a set of twelve 4x8" cards, each featuring a ballerina photograph from the Pointe of View series and a clean, modern calendar design. It's a stylish set, beautiful as art on the wall or stacked as a desk calendar. They come w[...]