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 picture…

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….

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 in…

DAD’s buy this for your wife

Mother’s Day special For a limited time only this Mother’s Day Special is the perfect Mother’s Day gift. Why? Because flowers die, chocolate gets eaten, and memories last forever. No need to drag Dad into the picture and include him in another crazy scheduled activity. DAD it’s your time to offer this deal to MOM! I…

Bliss of an only child

Dear LG Fans, How many of you are an only child…or have an only child? There is one thing I’ve noticed about families with only one child and that is this – they are very well behaved! Seriously though they don’t act up and are more likely to listen to their parents than kids with…

Eye of the Beholder

Dear LG Fans, Many of you experience something completely different than me during my photoshoots. I am experiencing something that I know is a good shoot and my job is to keep my composure and get it done yo. For some of clients, this is not what is going on in reality. In reality their…

Family from Afar

Dear LG Fans, Most of us have family that don’t live near us. In fact, some of experience having family from a State away, across the country, or even overseas! Being away from family can be tough as we have all had experience with this. Getting together is important and sending out those family photos…

Nice People = Loving my Job

Dear LG Fans, When you book a session with people you’ve never met you always hope for the best. With the Bradbury family I got just that and more! This family was so nice to me right away and more importantly, they were nice to each other! I can’t tell you how awkward it is to…

Holiday Cards

Dear LG Fans, How many of you actually got your Christmas/Holiday cards made-signed-and sent out before the big day this year? What a hassle it is every year, and we forget to plan ahead, every year. All people seem to care about is showing off their family to everyone. They are literally pretending that they…

Mountain Boys

Dear LG Fans, There is a lot of concern with how boys will turn into men growing up in the society we live in today. Odds are that if you have awesome parents than this won’t be an issue…ever. These mountain boys seem to have the right look for the mountain men they are aspired to…

A Country Session

Dear LG fans, Listening to my clients is the number one the most important skills I can offer my business. What is it you are looking for in your portraits session this year? Tell me your thoughts and I will deliver. The Carpenter family did just that and came out loving their mini session. Having…

5 Siblings

Dear LG Fans, Families with more than 4 kids always get my attention. Maybe because it reminds me of my own childhood, with having 5 siblings.  I can instantly relate to their happiness and pain all at the same time. Trust me, I’ve been there-I was the 5th girl! The Whitman family has great genes and…