Category Archives: Location | California

Baby William Merrell | Santa Monica Newborn Lifestyle Photographer

I really love lifestyle sessions. Like really love them. Being able to photograph a newborn or family in their space, following them around to their favorite places, doing their favorite things, is just so sweet and special. It was especially special for this family because they are moving from Santa Monica, CA to Idaho soon, […]

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Kari - May 7, 2013 - 11:16 pm

Me gusta! I like the bendy ankle pic almost at the bottom.

Lori Tucker Thompson - May 21, 2013 - 6:20 am

Such great pictures. What a lucky momma to have 3 sweet boys!

Baby Charlie | Marina del Rey Newborn + Lifestyle Photographer

I had such a wonderful time photographing baby Charlie and his parents in Marina del Rey. He is such a calm and content baby. I think he was about 13-days-old when we took these pictures, but by how relaxed and sweet he is in these pictures, you’d think he’s older. I love what Tara did […]

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Rhonda Stewart - May 1, 2013 - 8:19 pm

Beautiful room and photos of my great-nephew!

Barbara Stephens - May 1, 2013 - 9:23 pm

Wow! I wish I was their baby!

Lori Tucker Thompson - May 21, 2013 - 6:24 am

That nursery is gorgeous. I love the photos of the baby in the room!

Essential Swimwear 2013 | Red Poppy Photos

It’s been such a long time since I updated my blog, I actually had to remember what to do… I know, shame on me. I’ll be better. I had the wonderful opportunity to photograph a modest swimsuit line for Essential Swimwear. Their swimsuits are so cute! I can’t wait to receive mine in the mail […]

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Jamie - March 13, 2013 - 4:00 pm

I like them on FB! Their suits are so cute. I had no idea the pictures were yours! So fun!

Merrell Family Preview | Santa Monica Family Photographer

I had such a wonderful time photographing this beautiful family this morning. I just wanted to post a quick preview. Baby boy #3 is on his way!

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Barbara Capener Merrell - November 11, 2012 - 5:25 am

I can’t wait to be around Johnny and Tyler some more!

Louise Merrell Fralie - November 11, 2012 - 11:00 pm


Charlotte Ellis - November 12, 2012 - 1:39 am

Beautiful family!

Regina Peters Mills - November 12, 2012 - 2:55 am