Monthly Archives: June 2010

Allison and Parker – Fairyland

Little Parker has more energy than imaginable. She zipped around Children’s Fairyland in Oakland like the Energizer Bunny as her mom, Allison, followed her and I tagged along behind trying to keep up. She had her first birthday less than a week before I met her and Allison there. The 1-year-old, whose pouty lips would […]

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Family Portrait Session – Lake Merritt

Ruby Mae and her family met up with me at Lake Merritt to capture some special moments just after she celebrated her first birthday on June 5. The most stunning thing about Ruby Mae is her icy deep blue eyes. During our session she was often still and seemed lost in thought, or perhaps just […]

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Clara & Tom – Giants Stadium and Baker Beach

Tom is a huge Giants fan, so it makes sense that he would meet his future wife on a private tour of the San Francisco Giants stadium two years ago. It also makes since that he proposed to her in Scottsdale, Ariz., on March 17 while Clara was there working for the Giants during spring […]

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Shailendra & Priyanka – Castro Valley

It was Priyanka’s birthday when her husband, Shailendra, brought her to meet me for a portrait session at Lake Chabot in Castro Valley as a surprise. The last time they had portraits taken was two years ago in Bangalore, India, where they got married. She showed up in a dress and sky-high, strappy, wedge high heels, […]

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Alyssa Emily – Milpitas

Donna and David were high school sweethearts in San Jose. Now they live in a quiet neighborhood in Milpitas. Six days after Alyssa Emily was born I went and photographed her at their home. So tiny, Alyssa is so little and sweet, with jet black hair and pouty lips. She slept though most of the […]

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