“Nicole! Every single image is amazing. I love that you captured us just the way we are. Of all the times we’ve taken pictures as a family these are the ones I will truly cherish forever. You are truly gifted <3"- Talyor No Stress. Let you hair down, let the kids be kids, dirty faces, feet, clothes. Be Relaxed. This photoshoot was with my wedding clients Taylor and Spencer whose weedding I shot in San Francisco, and no catching up three kiddos later. We shot this on location at their almond farm in North Central California
pet parentsFirst Time pet parents Lindsay and Kyle came to the studio to celebrate the new member of the family, Emma! #Petparents It was great, Pet Dad Kyle, showed up with Emma’s dog bed, 5 of her toys, her lease, doggy bags, and plenty of treats.
With a new hashtag and new look for the website, for Newport Beach based advertising group BMG came into the studio to create some new a fresh headshots. I love creating GIFS for my clients, they are so fun and great for social media. When reading Kelsie’s featured bio on the new website- it stated she drinks 1 gallon of water a day- so I asked her to bring the water jug as a prop for the shoot. I […]
Thank you Nicole! You did an AMAZING job making us look so comfortable and happy! –Trang and Mustafa I have been shooting weddings at [seven-degrees] for some time now- and I LOVE this venue. Excited to share this real wedding of Trang and Mustafa. Second Photographer Kip Roof
A photo safari out to Bombay Beach, Salton sea. Artists gather for the Bombay Beach Biennale, and leave behind permanent art installations, a Drive In Movie Theater, Opera House, and Pirate Ship. If you get thirsty, You can visit the Ski Inn, It’s World Famous, The lowest Bar in the Western Hemisphere. More info on Bombay Beach Biennale Click here for a personalized Bombay Beach postcard from me.
Categories: personal projects
More and More clients are coming to the studio for portraits. It’s nice to see the appreciation of classic portraits resurfacing.
We can control lighting, temperature, and the best part- no other people around to distract or get in your photos.
The studio environment is far from “stuffy” it is relaxed, fun, and air conditioned.
I was in Miami to photograph an event, four 14 hour consecutive days. Here are some shots from my brief but beautiful time off in the amazing city, south beach, timelapse sunrises and thunderstorms. What a city, rain one minute, sun the next and an energy that is hard to describe. Bienvenido a Miami.
In the studio part two: editorial / brand shoot for Midheaven denim. I am now shooting video / motion for commercial clients. Makeup by Tiffany Briggs. Model Christina Assistant Kip Roof.
E Commerce Photography for Motion and Stills for Midheaven denim. In our OrangeCounty photo Stuido Makeup by Tiffany Briggs Asstisted by Kip Roof Styling Antonea Eason Models Christina Zapolski Megan Cameron Ashley
Bob’s Big Boy in Burbank is the original, and is home to a classic car show every Friday night from 4 p.m to 10 p.m. I fell in LOVE with the beautiful Avanti II. Waited about 20 minutes for a table, fun classic diner atmosphere inside, and they even have a Vegan burger! After eating far too many french fries, headed over to Tonga Hut Tiki Bar about 4 miles away in North Hollywood. My tiki palette consists of Mai […]
Categories: personal projects
So excited for the color of forest park in Portland Oregon and to create some romantic portraits in nature, and of course, my favorite images are the ones shot in the hotel room with expired film and a point and shoot camera. Thank you Cayla and Brady for leaving room for the unexpected.
“For my father’s 88th birthday (which is a major milestone in Japan, where he was born and raised), we took this traditional Japanese portrait of our crime syndicate family.” – Junichi It’s ok AWESOME to be different, to have fun, for your family portraits. The birthday boy talked about how much fun he had during the photo shoot. That is what I want you to remeber when you look at the photos, the experience, time together as a family, with laughs and […]