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Here you will find a small collection of recent work and posts updated periodically. As I am a photographer and not a full-time blogger (and I prefer it that way), I end up posting less than 5% of my work online. Of course, you’re absolutely welcome to contact me to view more of my work!

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Elizabeth – USC Graduation Portraits

This was a fun and relaxing grad portrait session at USC! Liz had scheduled a session earlier in the Spring when the campus wasn’t too busy with soon-to-be graduates taking photos yet. We were able to get great photos in many beautiful locations around USC that day. Check out this post for some photos from our session!

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Kara – USC Graduation Portraits

So grateful for the warm socal weather! I recently did a grad portrait session that took place at two distinct locations in LA – USC campus in downtown LA and Venice Beach! Kara is getting her MSW from USC this year and wanted her photos to represent her grad student life. Check out this post for photos from our session!

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Kim + Bryce + Cody – Holiday Family Portraits

Even though most of my specialties lie with graduation portraits and weddings, getting into family sessions has made me discover a whole new world of fun in capturing the dynamic between everyone – from the silly moments to the precious, and then to the awww’s. I think this family holiday session is a perfect example! Check out the full session below!

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The Modern Album

The Modern Album, with its clean-cut, minimalist lines, is itself akin to a piece of art. Crafted only with the finest leather and wood, the

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The Portrait Album

The Portrait Album is a new economical and high-quality option for a beautiful album concept. It is both a premium album, as well as a

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Sarah + Cameron – Big Sur Engagement

From scenic redwood forests to rocky beaches with waterfalls streaming into the clear blue sea, Big Sur has it all. So when Sarah and Cameron contacted me to do an engagement session there, I was absolutely thrilled. Check out the full session here!

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Samantha – UCLA Graduation Portraits

Just finished this beautiful sunset portrait session with Samantha at UCLA! We were able to get this session in right before it got crazy busy around the campus. She brought some amazing energy to this session and it created some beautiful moments!

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Annie – USC Graduation Portraits

Graduation portrait session at USC with Annie, who is graduating with two degrees – a Master’s in Global Medicine and a Bachelor’s in Health Promotion, featuring the Trojan poodle, Chucky!

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Photo Challenge: Ugly Location – Michaels Craft Stores

A couple of photographer friends and I decided to head over to our local Michaels craft store to take on the “ugly location” photo challenge yesterday! It was an epic night of hilarious contrast between the beautiful fantasy-like shots we got, versus the plainness and normalcy of your everyday craft store. Check out the full post for more and behind the scenes!

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Lyric – UCLA Graduation Portraits

Although I have been trying to incorporate more off camera flash into my portraiture with some pretty awesome results so far, natural light remains my undisputed favorite. Check out this beautiful natural light session at UCLA!

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Gerardo – UCLA Graduation Portraits

Epic style graduation portraits at UCLA – alternating between all the different styles of posing to create different styles of portraits. Check out the rest of the session below, including a little furry guest that came in midway!

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Glen + Charissa – Dana Point Proposal Preview

I had the pleasure of covering Glen and Charissa’s cliffside engagement in Dana Point. It wasn’t just a beautiful proposal by Glen, but a full-on celebration put on by friends and family. The setup took many hours and many hands to complete, but here’s the awesome result!

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A Few Facebook Uploading Tips

We all know Facebook compresses every image that’s uploaded, but one can still get reasonably high quality photos up on the social media website by keeping several things in mind. 

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