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JJ and Savannah | El Cajon Engagement Photographer

It was such a pleasure photographing JJ and Savannah for their long overdue engagement session! This amazing couple is getting married in June and we were lucky to find a time to get in a session for them before we got too close to the wedding date. We did their session on Easter Sunday! It …

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San Diego Parents of Twins Club Holiday Mini-Sessions | San Diego Family Photographer

Last fall I had the pleasure of photographing 14 families from the San Diego Parents of Twins Club. I hosted three hours of these quick micro-mini sessions as a fundraiser for the club and had a great turn-out! Here are a few of my favorite shots from the afternoon. Melanie Monroe is a San Diego Wedding …

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San Diego Family Photographer | Felicita Park Mini-Session

This year I was so excited to try out an awesome new location for fall mini-sessions. I did a test session at this beautiful spot in Felecita Park in Escondido a few days prior just to make sure it would be as amazing as I thought it would be. I was so pleased with the …

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Baby Kate will be here soon! | San Diego Maternity Photographer

This sweet family will be welcoming another precious daughter into their family any day now! Baby Kate is going to have an amazing big sister who already loves her SO much. I had a blast photographing their family of “,almost 4,” last fall in santee. Come soon and smoothly, Baby Kate! Your family can’t wait …

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Bridal Portraits | San Diego Wedding Photographer

A bride with a sense of adventure is truly a wonderful thing!  After photographing Ryan and Lisa’s wedding last month, I asked Lisa if she’d be up for a fun bridal portrait shoot after she got back from her honeymoon and before she got her dress cleaned.  She was totally game!  You should’ve seen her …

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San Diego Headshots | Meyon Mordechai

Doing headshots for a beautiful and talented actress with loads of modeling experience is a DREAM! I had so much fun doing Meyon Mordechai‘s new headshots at Balboa Park and downtown in the Gaslamp District. She is a gorgeous person inside and out and I’m excited to see where her career takes her! She’s already been cast …

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Belly to Baby | San Diego Maternity and Newborn Photographer

Welcome to the family, baby Ryan! We are so thrilled to finally get to meet you. You should know that you are a pretty lucky kid. Your mom and dad are rad, your two big brothers are going to make sure you are the toughest kid around, and you have a truck-load of aunties and …

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San Diego Family Photographer – My Twins turn 8

Back in February, my family left sunny San Diego for a little ski vacation in Wolf Creek, Utah. We had a great time tearing up the slopes at Powder Mountain. My twin girls turned 8 in January, so I decided to do their official 8-year-old photos during our trip. …and yes. It was like 30 …

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San Diego Family Photography – Monroe Family Christmas 2014

Here are a few highlights from the latest Amy Gray Photography / Melanie Monroe Photography collaboration. After my family’s annual Christmas photo session got rained out once and cancelled another time in favor of a birthday party that involved pony rides, we finally were able to have our pictures done on December 10th! I’m usually …

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