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~ documenting life, laughter, and love since 2002 ~


welcome and thanks for stopping by. we do things a bit differently around here…

you’ll see photographers use all sorts of ways to describe their work. things like: modern, lifestyle, fine art, photojournalism, fresh, organic, and so on; we identify with all these things and have described ourselves this way too, but there’s something more… and for us, it simply all comes down to love and connection. to relationships. to telling your story and documenting this moment in your lives in a way that makes your heart happy.

we’re huge fans of big hearts, loving life, and beautiful moments. we won’t try to sit you down and be something you’re not. these portraits are for you and your loved ones and there’s no reason to be anything but yourselves. we love to collaborate and make suggestions as ideas come to mind, but we really love giving our subjects room to breathe and to get lost in the moment.

when you’re ready to let your guard down and allow real raw moments to unfold…to let go of ideas that lead to images that feel scripted and contrived…when you’re ready to hold your loved ones close and cry or laugh without inhibition because you’re so overwhelmed with joy…we’d love to be right there with you, camera in hand; smiles, laughter, tears, and all…

we love that you’ve found us and hope we get the chance to know you! have a look around and if you like what you see, please get in touch!
David & Laura

~ we’re currently booking maternity, newborn, childhood, and family portraits for July and August throughout San Diego, Southern California, and beyond ~