Engagement Session at Pomona College

Engagement session of Scarlet + Mario. Planning for their June 2018 wedding this couple chose a location near their wedding venue for their engagement photos. Pomona College in Claremont made this engagement shoot a beautiful location to capture the souls of these two love birds.  The architecture of the buildings not only make these pictureContinue reading “Engagement Session at Pomona College”

A comparison in 1 year – Mini Sessions

Last year I did over 100 family sessions in November, December, and January. I signed up for a marketing deal, sort of like Groupon. They set the price and take half the money of who signs up. After talking to the guy he convinced me that $49 was what all the other photographers have done.Continue reading “A comparison in 1 year – Mini Sessions”

New Year’s Eve in New York City Times Square

This year I was not one of the 22% of people that fall asleep before midnight on New Year’s Eve.  I was one of the 1 million + people that was in Times Square New York, watching the ball drop. No, we did not wait in line.  No, we did not have to suffer inContinue reading “New Year’s Eve in New York City Times Square”

How to get your husband to say: Yes to the Dress!

In a world of creativity and budgeting it’s hard to find a balance of a woman’s wants and needs.  Things you do and things you never let happen. Dress, in this title, is a metaphor for a husband saying yes to something you are asking for that he doesn’t give a shit about. One of thoseContinue reading “How to get your husband to say: Yes to the Dress!”

Twinsies & Mom

Amy and her twins were so fun to chase around during this session.  Such a great time capturing the love! Thanks for booking! ©Laura Goutcher Photography 2016 Call to schedule a summer session today with your family.


Sister-Sister-Sister…not triples. But twins and a baby sister. So cute, these girls are going to be best friends. Such a beautiful family to photograph. Thanks for booking! ©Laura Goutcher Photography 2016 Contact me to schedule your next family session.

Cutie Pies

The Thurston family is so cute! Those little cutie pies have the cutest little faces! Thanks for booking! ©Laura Goutcher Photography 2016

Napa Valley quick-trip

Napa Valley – one of the most beautiful places on planet Earth, quoted by me.  Also has just a shit ton of vineyards and wine tastings. A day in a half is not enough time to see everything this city of rolling vineyards has to offer.  Especially when 1 of those days is 100 degrees,Continue reading “Napa Valley quick-trip”

Pineapple Pico

This recipe is MY baby. I discovered it years ago and have made it my own by adding special ingredients and spices to perfect its flavor. This recipe isn’t just a food item I bring to parties or a get-together. This is my way of saying, “I fucking love you man.” Sometimes it’s a deepContinue reading “Pineapple Pico”

Cupcake Pizza

Cupcakes and Pizza, the 2 best types of food now combined! Easy to eat, less grease, and believe it or not the pizza dough is gluten-free! Bob’s Red Mill Gluten-Free Pizza Crust Mix makes gluten-free cooking easy only following a few simple steps.  The results of the dough are not only stunning, but super tasty. ItContinue reading “Cupcake Pizza”