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What a year! I thought it could be therapeutic to take a look back and reminisce over a few favorite shoots filled with smiles and laughter. We can also use a little more joy after the wild ride that was 2020…

Here are some that warm my heart:

Family Photos in a Flower Farm

Close up of basket of pink and yellow roses during sunset in Sacramento Valley flower farm

 

Sweet Newborn Lifestyle Photos in Oakland

Mom and dad lovingly kiss sleeping newborn baby outside

 

Giving Back Through Reforestation with One Tree Planted

Mom and daughter looking up at the tall redwood trees in backyard of Mendocino home

 

Sleepy Newborn Studio Photos with Big Sis

Close up of newborn baby sleeping with long lashes in studio

 

Sunny Spring Family Photos in Land Park

Mom and son lying on grass and smiling at each other aerial view next to wildflowers

 

Colorful Family Photos in Midtown Sacramento

Family walking in front of LOVE SACRAMENTO mural in downtown Sacramento

 

When You Do Newborn Photos Over the Phone Because…COVID

Big sister kissing newborn baby on bed shot on phone

 

Best Friends Photo Shoot in Folsom (shot pre-covid)

Friends hugging and smiling outdoors in park among green grass

 

Mom’s Birthday Family Session

Family sitting on the dock and dipping their feet into the lake in Sacramento

 

When You Get to Photograph Your Good Friend’s First Baby

Newborn session with dad kissing mom while holding sleeping newborn baby in home

 

Lake Tahoe Family Trip (shot pre-covid)

Toddler boy in foreground smiling as brother and little girl make silly faces at Lake Tahoe

 

Folsom Lake Family Session

Mom and daughters sitting on tree trunk surrounded by leaves in Folsom Lake

 

Downtown Sacramento Mural Senior Portraits

Teen girl posing in front of dandelion mural in downtown Sacramento

 

Extended Family Session in Folsom (shot pre-covid)

Mom kissing daughter's cheek as dad holds her in Folsom

 

Fall Family Photographs in Davis

Mom and dad holding son and daughter and smiling directly in golden sunset light

 

Davis Fall Foliage Family Session

Long overview shot of family standing next to fall foliage trees in Sacramento

Looking back puts things in perspective and makes me hopeful for what 2021 has in store. I am ready!