Categotry Archives: Portrait Ideas

Happy New Year!

We took a bit of a break from the blog over the holidays, but we’re back and happy to start a new year. Looking forward to creating many portraits in the coming months. We wish you all a healthy, prosperous and joyful 2013!

Fall is flying by!

Wow, what happened to November? It’s flying by like a Santa Ana wind! We hope you all will be able to take a little time for yourselves to slow down, breathe deeply, and be grateful for all the abundance in our lives! In the mean time, we enjoyed our portrait session with our new buddy, Henry. He is such a… (more…)

Klassic Kids Program

What a precious baby shower gift for the new parents-t0-be! A beautiful documentation of their baby’s first year. Here is our little friend, Emma…a bundle of sweetness. You’ve selected the best doctor for your little one, applied to preschools and dreamed of little league and ballet, too. Children grow so quickly, that quality photography cannot be delayed. Join the best… (more…)

Happy Labor Day!

Observed on the first Monday in September, Labor Day pays tribute to the contributions and achievements of American workers. It was created by the labor movement in the late 19th century and became a federal holiday in 1894. Labor Day also symbolizes the end of summer for many Americans, and is celebrated with parties, parades and athletic events. Make it… (more…)

Honor Your Heritage

Heritage refers to something inherited from your ancestors. It usually refers to intangible things, such as traditions, history, stories and traits, rather than a physical inheritance. Roxanne & Eduardo wanted their children photographed in traditional Mexican costumes honoring their heritage.  Most recently, James photographed their daughter, Devina,  in two beautiful costumes: an elegant Veracruz dancing dress and a silver-studded Mariachi… (more…)

Happy Father’s Day

Fatherhood is pretending the present you love most is soap-on-a-rope. ~ Bill Cosby Happy Father’s Day to all our Dad’s out there! Make it a wonderful day doing what you want to do!

Happy Mother’s Day

“A Mother holds her children’s hands for a little while. . .their hearts forever.”  – An Irish Saying Here are some special moments that share the love between mothers and their children. Happy Mother’s Day to all our wonderful mothers out there!

First Communion Portraits

Spring is here and it’s time for First Communion Portraits. Lauryl has brought each of her three children into the studio for James to photograph this important milestone. A beautiful, classic portrait at a beautiful time in their lives. Mary Elizabeth Patrick Christopher And here are the three of them (Mary Elizabeth and Patrick are a little older now) picking… (more…)

When a portrait becomes priceless

There are places in the world where “manana” is the time to do things. It has been my pleasure to have photographed hundreds of weddings and portraits. However, only a few  portraits have turned priceless in my tenure. I am sure that time will prove more portraits to be priceless than not. Often times, what is first viewed as just… (more…)