Fine Art | Self portraits

NATIVE, 2/18/2019

NATIVE, 2/18/2019

This was the day I was preparing myself for 30.
Weird, I know.
I was in a mood and needed to feel something.
I think I was just trying to get back in touch with myself after having a baby.
As if turning 30 was my chance to start fresh again.
So I could choose who I wanted to be.
How I wanted to be seen.

Thank you Adove Roden for this work of art peeking out on the bottom from around my neck.
I felt safe. Strong. I get why it’s titled “Home is Where the Heart Is”.

..more to come.

Personal Work I

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Personal work is something I’ve put on the back burner for the past few years because I was desperately afraid to do non-commissioned work while building my business as a portrait photographer. I’m not sure exactly what changed, but I made up my mind this year that I was just going to do it and not really even think about it. I think my personal life has been too crazy to really push myself artistically, so I keep putting off all these ideas and concepts.

I’m finding myself grow with every one of these shoots and I am so excited to share them all with you.

So here I am with my first shoot back in the game of shooting FOR ME and not for a client.

BEFORE/AFTER

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More soon to come!

Photographer: Heather Toshiko
Makeup & Hairstylist: Misti Atmospera
Model: Mara Khan

Mother's Day

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Ladies and gents, Mother's Day is right around the corner, and I don't know about you, but I am excited to be celebrating my very first Mother's Day as a mom.

When I look at this collage of Mother-Daughter/Son portraits, my heart instantly melts. These are moments that will last a lifetime. So why not celebrate your mom, your grandma, your sister, your fellow mom with a photoshoot?

And okay I get it, Mother-Daughter photos aren't your thing (they should be). Maybe the best way to celebrate your mom, wife, daughter, sister, friend with a photoshoot of their own! Gift them a beautiful portrait session where they'll be pampered, get dressed up, and have a celebrity-for-a-day experience in my studio!

Interested in booking? Need more information? Contact me!