I'm excited to share with you how valuable photography is, why I'm passionate about providing this exclusive experience to you, and some of the precious moments I've been honored to be apart of. Follow along my journey of creating personal & timeless memories for quirky couples & fun-loving families in Ventura County, CA (between Thousand Oaks & Santa Barbara, CA).

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Maternity Photographer in Ventura County

Ventura County maternity photographer creating personal and timeless memories. Mothers and mothers-to-be, this one is for you! Maternity photography is one of the BEST types of photo sessions because you won’t be pregnant forever and having these maternity photos to look back on as a reminder of the magical time you created a new life […]

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Couples Photographer in Ventura

Beach photoshoot in the winter? Here’s why… ↓ Ventura County, California is beautiful all year round but there’s nothing quite like the winters here on the coast. The visibility is so clear that the Channel Islands look closer than at any other time during the year and are absolutely striking! Since it’s the off-season for […]

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Community Collaboration

Ventura County Photographer(s) collaborate with local make-up artist! First off, I’m obsessed with the magic that was created! Next, this is what beautiful & spooky dreams are made of. With Kristine (@kramosartistry) on makeup, Malyse & Olivia in front of the camera, & us photographers pitching in different ways we couldn’t go wrong! Thank you […]

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Fall Family Photos

With guided, playful prompts & styling suggestions/assistance, JFP is here for you each step of the way! I’ll guide you & your family through the session with playful, engaging prompts to ensure a candid & relaxed experience with precious, unforgettable memories. Let your husband know that the best thing he can do is to enjoy […]

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Prepping for Family Photos

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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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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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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