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Military wife, dog mom, & your photographer | Creating timeless & colorful memories for quirky couples & playful families.

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About Jess

Hi friends! It’s me, Jessica! ⁣   I’m the one-woman show behind JFP! Happily married, living in Ventura County w/ our fur baby. Some fun facts about me include: loving to spend time in nature, sipping lattes, collecting coffee mugs, window shopping, chasing sunsets, & binging on crime shows, or trashy reality tv.⁣⁣ ⁣⁣ I’m […]

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Favorite Locations in VC

Ventura County, CA is truly a slice of paradise on the beautiful coast of Southern California! As a couples and family photographer, it’s important for me to find and offer the best locations to my prospective clients. A few of my favorite locations include Thousand Oaks, Camarillo, Oxnard Beach, & near the Ventura Pier (session […]

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Why Couples Photoshoot

Reasons to schedule a couples photoshoot today » Ventura County Photographer •Celebrate your journey as a couple; where it started verses where you are today & how much you’ve been through together.⁣ •Did you create a family or blend your families together? It’s important to reminisce on how it all began.⁣ ⁣ •Freezing time far […]

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Couples

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Prepping for your Family Session

How to prep for your Family Session. Prepping for your family session can be stressful but I’m here to help with  you along the way. ⁣ First, how to Prep the Kids: Make sure they are fed. Tell them what we will be doing & make it sound fun! Make this exciting for them by […]

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FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions)

Hi friends, ​it’s Jessica! Your photographer here answer any questions you may have. Where are you located? Based in Ventura, CA | Serving surrounding CA areas (standard travel fee ($.56/mile) outside of 30 miles). What is required to book a session? Signed contract (electronically) & paid non-refundable retainer (20% & is deducted from the total). […]

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Why Invest in JFP | Ventura, CA

As a photographer, I’m someone who genuinely cares about creating memories for YOU that truly last beyond our natural abilities to remember all the amazing moments we experience over time. It’s important to choose the best times to photograph the light & the best location(s) (offering both more secluded locations & public areas). A simple, […]

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Find the Right Photographer

How to find the right photographer for you » CHOOSE A STYLE YOU LOVE. Everybody has a style they like or are looking for, even if you can’t name or put your finger on it. Make sure to take a good look through the photographer’s portfolio to see whether their style is consistent & is […]

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Tips & Tricks

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Family Outfit Tips (ANY SEASON)

Have you ever struggled with choosing outfits for your Family’s Photoshoot?  Check out some awesome styling tips below! There is an old-fashioned idea floating around that everyone needs to wear matching clothing. This is NOT true! Coordinating is far better than matching & much more preferred. Choose cohesive colors, but don’t fall into the trap […]

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Family, Tips & Tricks

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Family Photos | San Diego

Dad » A son’s first hero, a daughter’s first love. My final session of 2020 was December 13th, with Sean & his adorable little minions at Balboa Park in San Diego, CA. I couldn’t have asked for a better family to spend my evening with. My cheeks hurt from laughing so much. I’m so grateful […]

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Welcome | Meet Jess

Hi friends, I’m Jessica! You may be here because you’re looking to capture something meaningful in your life and you’re probably wondering why is photography my passion. It genuinely makes my heart happy to document the connections that people share with others and deliver everlasting memories. My passion for photography took over in 2014 when […]

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Based in Ventura County, CA | Est. 2018

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