Category archives: Portraits


  • When I was about 9 or 10 my mom took me out to a horse ranch out along McAllen Road before they put up a housing development there. I remember being so excited. My babysitter, DeeDee had horses she'd taken us on rides with, my neighbor had some as well, and my mom used to ride when she was young, so[...]
Let them eat candy!
  • Let them eat candy!

  • 96 degrees out, lots of walking, lots of gear, two different lights, three adult siblings, three cousins, two grandchildren, a bag of candy, lots of Gatorade and water, a BUNCH of different groupings, and maybe one or two meltdowns, but we made it! Each time I do one of these I tell myself, “neve[...]
  • Covergirl California Dairy Princess by David Noceti

  • Got some pretty cool news the other day. Not only did one of our Class of 2015 seniors, current District 6 Dairy Princess, Makayla Toste, get featured in the 2017 August issue of California Dairy Magazine, and got the cover, BUT they also used our photos from her senior portrait session at the famil[...]
  • Prom Photos On My Birthday

  • One of the nice things about working for yourself is that you can pretty much guarantee that you never have to work on your birthday. Sure, there might be extenuating circumstances that force you to, but for the most part it’s not very likely you’ll be scheduling work that day. This is one of those [...]