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Engagement Session at Chrissy Field
This past weekend I had an engagement session with a great couple who made the drive from Union City to Chrissy Field for Golden Hour (what photographers refer to as the hour before sunset when everything gets a beautiful golden glow). They have been dating for 7 years (she's a very patient woman). Their first meeting story was g ...
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WooHooo! Site Update!
I updated my site today. It had been way too long! What's new:I now have a contact form so people don't have to copy and paste my email or call me.I have a new Promotions page. You can find my notice for Senior Ambassadors as well as a special through the month of July. Go look to find out.I have a new Partners page. 'Partners' ...
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Senior Ambassadors Wanted
We want those of you who participate in school activities such as sports, cheerleading, drama, band, clubs, and student government - as these students tend to be the most outgoing, and therefore make excellent senior models. But, even if you're not involved in these activities, maybe there's something else that really inspires you. ...
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Destination Wedding in St. Augustine, Florida
While I'm not yet taking on any weddings from clients on the West Coast, I know Kristen and Tom from my time in North Carolina. This wonderfully kind couple were engaged last summer, after being together for seven years. They had a casual beach wedding with smiles all around. Despite threats of storms, there wasn't a drop of rain ...
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Fathers
About this time last year I learned how to develop film and print my own images in the darkroom. I wanted to give my first finished picture to my dad for his birthday on June 23rd. I agonized over which image to choose. I finally decided on this iris and spent weeks perfecting my chemical baths, lights, and dodging and burning t ...
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Moment by Moment Organization
I've recently gotten involved with Moment by Moment, an organization of professional photographers who volunteer their services to families of terminally ill children. I had my first session with the family of a baby girl and it was heartbreaking. The organization gives each family prints and a CD of the session for them to treas ...
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Graduation Portraits in North Beach
Just a few pics from a graduation session I did last week. We wandered around North Beach and found some really awesome new spots. It was a very typical overcast San Francisco day and we made the most of the beautiful lighting that overcast days give off.
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Portraits in Nob Hill
I had sooo much fun with Will on this photoshoot. It was a last minute call and I was available to go out that evening. We wandered around Nob Hill and found an awesome old couch on the side of the road that we just couldn't pass up. Will won't admit it, but he's a really good model and takes great pictures. Check them out!
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Zed Cards
The other week I photographed Andrea, a young aspiring actress about to head out to Los Angeles. We had a fabulous session at Chrissy Field and the weather was perfect. She's just beautiful and I made some zed card mock-ups to help hers stand apart from the rest. FYI, zed cards are the same as comp, or composite, cards. They are ...
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Little Fish Boutique
Today I dropped by Little Fish Boutique in West Portal to take some pictures for Tori, the owner of this cute children's boutique. It's an awesome long space with a skylight and a room in the back used for kiddie yoga classes. How neat is that? She has the absolute cutest kid's clothing I've ever seen. It's totally trendy and a ...
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