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…

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…

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…

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…

Family is Love

The Cirbo family is stunning.  The love this family has for each other is like none other.  As a photographer I can tell instantly when a family truly appreciates every waking moment.  The first thing they said to me was, “We apologize if we aren’t great subjects, we are pretty difficult, so sorry in advance.”…

Sister-Sister-Sister

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.

Master Victoria

An introduction to a lifetime career through her passion of athletics and caring for her elders, Victoria Smith earns her Masters in Gerontology in May of 2015. With the never ending support of her family, boyfriend, and horse, Victoria took advantage of the opportunity offered to see a glimpse of how life would be once…

Graduate: Brennan Clinebell

School: California Lutheran University Degree: Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice Cum Laude Alpha Phi Sigma Chi Lambda Chapter 2015 3 needs to be successful: Purpose, Passion, and Fresh Air. 3 foods I lived off through college: Chicken, Almonds, and Milk. 3 things that got me through college: Music, Family, and Laughter (you’re welcome) “The…

Beachy Love

In their 41 years of being married this was Mr. & Mrs. Goutcher’s 3rd time at the beach together.  Before coming to California to visit me last year, they BOTH hadn’t been to the ocean since they were teenagers! Gotta blame the kids right… Love my parents and their passion to continue to be weirdos…

Earth Welcomes the Ell-Myster

A New Year’s baby born on January 3, 2015, named: The Ell-Myster.                                  Also known as ElliAnn Reese VanHouten. Nickname: Elli ♥ Parents: Josh & Jessica Sibling: Cayden (out of town on picture day Ö) With a zodiac sign of Capricorn this…