Granddaughter: Ventura Family Portrait Photography

This client wanted photos of her family, but primarily of her granddaughter. Her and her husband traveled down from San Francisco for a visit, and we chose Arroyo Verde park in Ventur for their family photos.   Technical details: Mamiya 645AF with 80mm f/2.8 lens, Nikon F100 with 50mm f/1.4 lens, Kodak Portra 400 film….

At the Pier: Ventura Family Portrait Photography

This is the second time I’ve taken this family’s portraits. They love the beach, so we decided to shake things up a bit this year and head down to the Ventura pier. Winter portraits in California can be really gorgeous!   Technical details: Mamiya 645AF with 80mm f/2.8 lens, Nikon F100 with 50mm f/1.4 lens,…

Amanda and Morgan (and Family) – Ventura Portrait Photography

You might remember Amanda and Morgan: I photographed their wedding awhile ago (see it here). It’s such a profoundly touching experience to document a couple’s wedding, and then see their family grow over time. As you can see, Amanda was pregnant for this family portrait session (she’s just given birth at the time of this writing)….