Tuesday, May 1, 2012

A Maternity Session--Los Rios District in San Juan Capistrano, California Maternity Photographer

I LOVE this photo shoot....
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Greg and Michelle are so fun to work with....
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And they are such a CUTE beautiful couple....the camera loves them.
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Michelle is simply stunning...I love the LOVE that sparkles in her eyes!
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I get the pleasure of being her photographer at her baby shower, which is in 2 and a half weeks.  
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And I get to photograph their sweet little guy days after he comes out to greet our world. 
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This is one of my favorites...so pretty and so cute all at the same time!
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And I LOVE these doors.  
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I coveted the use of them during Christmas photo shoots but behind these doors is a clothing store of all things, and it doesn't close til 5.   
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Well, at Christmas, it's dark by 5, so I never got to use them.  
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I do get to use them all summer and fall though, and I plan to...aren't they a beautiful backdrop?! 
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 Especially for a beautiful couple like this one! : )
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My heart melts to see the new Daddy loving on his baby before it's born...
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And I love this one...especially with both their wedding rings showing...how the black looks against the wood backdrop, her round perfect belly, and her hair coming down the sides...and that it matches the wood...I LOVE it!
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They had their wedding pictures taken in-front of this door two years ago...so how sweet it is to have a maternity pictures in-front of it two years later!  Surely, we will do their first family Christmas picture in-front of it this fall/winter!
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I love the banner she made with their little guy's name on it...and this little "house" is actually a museum.
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We thought it was SO pretty, so we stopped to take some there.
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The place where we were at had a ton of areas to choose from...definitely a photographers haven.
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And these little blocks?  The shoes?  SO SWEET!
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We can't wait to meet you little Dylan...but until then, rest and grow in your mama's belly so you can be a  strong healthy boy when you come out : )
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As a personal sidebar, I have to say that I LOVE my new job.  

Not only do I get to create beautiful memories for people but while I do that, I also get to have fun, meet new people, enjoy photographing close friends, and get a break from my everyday--all while spending time outside in beautiful places....I don't know if it gets better than this....having a hobby for a job ROCKS.  

I am SO grateful that the Lord gave this to me, and I promise to enjoy it and cherish it for as long as He allows me to have it!