.jeshua + nashell. {Redding, CA Engagement Photographer}

J E S H U A + N A S H E L L

Looking forward to shooting Jeshua & Nashell’s wedding later this year down in Benecia, CA!

They met at church & eyed each other for a bit & then the romance started! Their first date was at a little Chinese restaurant! & the rest is history!

He proposed to her at Christmas & believe it or not in the rain!! She said YES!!!!

Congratulations Jeshua & Nashell!

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.jess. {Redding, CA Senior Photos}

J E S S

Girl! Loved your mini-session! So fun to capture you & chat photography ! You are so beautiful!

Pursue your dreams & passions!! You have so much amazing ahead of you!!!!

Happy Class of 2013!!

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.capturing the heart. {Bethel School of Supernatural Ministry AMT}

Prepping for this blog post made me chuckle a bit. Believe it or not all of these beautiful models were captured in about a two hour period! I know! I know!

I have the honor of teaching a photography class at Bethel’s School of Supernatural Ministry!! The challenge is to teach & capture!!! Teach & capture!! Teach & capture!!! It’s so fun! Love! Love! Love it!

Day 3 of the class is Studio Shooting & Natural Light Shooting! It is a lot going on & a lot to take in! With about 30 people photographing & watching, we love to set them up with super awesome models!

Camille & Nicole were my studio models & did an amazing job!!! One of the stations was set up with a 7″ Octodome SoftBox & the other a single Beauty Dish!

Natural light is always great, Hannah & Terese did amazing as well!

H A N N A H!

She was a little dream doll! Posing it up for all of the students! Held nothing back! So proud of her!!!!

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It was so wonderful capturing Terese!!!! She interns for Ben & I couldn’t have been happier to photograph her!!! So beautiful you are Terese!!! Love you girl

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C A M I L L E!! {i heart you & love to capture your beautiful face!!}

Thank you to Destiny Lopez for the use of the Besty Johnson dress! Sunkissed Tanning Salon for the beautiful Mystic Spray Tan & Brittany Martin, Make Up by Brittany for the AWESOME make-up! & Drop it Modern for the super cool backdrop!

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We had just a little extra time with Nicole!!! So fun!!!! Amazing make-up done by Brittany Martin!

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These were all shot with a Beauty Dish! Love the look of Off Camera Lighting outside!!! So fun! IMG_0547

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Yep! Had to do just a few natural light shots!! Magic!IMG_0163

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.kylie. {Redding, CA Senior Photographs}

K Y L I E {CLASS OF 2013}

May the road rise to meet you, may the wind be alway at your back….

And, until we meet again, may God hold you in the palm of His hand.

-Irish Blessing

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.celebrating. {Redding, CA Photographer}

I love my Mary Engelbreit daily quote calendar!! This was today’s quote & it just made me smile!!!

To feel valued, to know, even if only once in a while, that you can do a job well is an absolute marvelous feeling. -Barbara Walters

A new website! A new brand! FIVE years of capturing beautiful faces! Celebrating a job well done! It feels so good to have it up & for the most part completed!!

I am so honored to capture the beauty of you! Thank you for believing in me through the years & giving me the honor of capturing your moment! Your YOU!! It means the world!!!

M A D D E L E N A  &   M A R C E L L O

About FIVE years ago I captured these two little cuties!! & for FIVE years I have been taking their pictures!

White trees in bloom we couldn’t resist a quick shoot! & to top it off a VW Bug!!! Oh man! I was in heaven!!!

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.genny. {Senior Photographer Redding, CA}

G E N N Y

First off! New watermarking! AH! Still playing with it! Would love your thoughts!

Lighter opacity? White? Smaller? Thoughts! Thoughts?

Basically I’m giving away images by blogging them the way I do without watermarking, so exploring the watermarking-ness!

Genny is quite the entrepenuer! She raises & sells these adorable little bunnies! I was quite impressed with Genny’s drive & passion!

I know you are going to go so far in life, Genny!! Keep pursuing the things you love most in life!

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