I love shooting on the beach! What a gorgeous background for a photo session. It also makes people happy and playful. Laguna is my favorite beach location and this family happened to live just blocks from the beach.  With three growing grandsons and another on the way, these grandparents wanted to capture this precious time Read more ..

I met Mariagrazia in 2003, when we were both living in a convent in Foggia, Italy (long story). She didn’t speak English and my Italian was pretty weak at the time, but somehow we became great friends. Mariagrazia and Luigi are both doctors. They met through work and a friendship quickly developed. Luigi has all Read more ..

In December, Arin & Marcello eloped from Foggia, Italy, to Southern California, for an intimate wedding at the Hyatt Regency Newport Beach Hotel. I met Arin and Marcello in 2003, when I lived in Italy.  Arin and I became best girlfriends right away. I met Marcello the same year, when he was taking private English Read more ..

Alina and Matthew are thrilled to be expecting their first child. We chose Irvine Regional Park, in Orange, California for their recent maternity session. It was a beautiful December day in the park, and we were able to find several quiet spots where Alina and Matthew could share a few intimate moments together. I’m really Read more ..

At the end of each year, I have the pleasure of creating holiday portraits for this beautiful family in Las Vegas.  This time they came to San Juan Capistrano, CA. for their session. It’s always fun to mix it up, and add an element of surprise to your holiday cards. Scheduling a session in a Read more ..