Sunday Morning with the M Family – Home Session, San Francisco

May 24, 2017


Homemade french toast, Moana songs, an impromptu CrossFit workout, a head collision on the bed, deep breaths, more Moana, sidesplitting laughter, and of course that itty bitty baby with the biggest brown eyes. Love is definitely overflowing here and I can’t imagine a better family to welcome me back into the swing of things. Thank you, Sharlene and Matt, for including me into your family fold. You two are masters in the art of juggling multiple things and making up solutions on the fly. Experiencing your patience and wisdom of raising beyond two children is inspirational. Thank you, most of all, for reminding me my love for documenting this honest to goodness realness. It is a gift that you have, in turn, bestowed on me and I will be forever grateful. Thank you.

About Me

Real life is more than pretty pictures.
The beauty is in the journey, and it's absolutely
worth documenting all of it. 

I’m captivated by people and always have been; my B.S. is in anthropology. Early on, I appointed myself the family documentarian, carefully recording milestones and travels and learning along the way how much I love visual storytelling. I picked up my first professional camera when my daughter was born, knowing those early years with her were precious and full of changes. A photographer friend’s encouragement soon led me to make photography my career. Today, after many years and proud accomplishments, my passion for it only grows.

I can’t imagine doing anything else.       


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