We’ve all been there. You’re half an hour or more into the session with your kids (or client’s) and it just isn’t working out. I mean, you prepped, you have a bunch of inspirational photos in your phone for this EXACT occasion. How on earth did people get these photos?! How do you make kids […]

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Ever stare at a photograph and think to yourself, “Welp.. that’s incredibly adorable and complicated..”. While sometimes photography can be extremely complicated, these photos were not too overwhelming and I’ll show you exactly how I did it. All you’re going to need is: a good camera 35 mm lens (anything shorter or a bit longer […]

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“What a blessing comes to your life, A bundle of joy filled with sunshine and smile, A breathe from heaven’s above knocking on your door, A whole new meaning of love to explore.“ Thank you for allowing me to capture these moments; Monica, Christian Sr., Julian, & Baby Christian. –Love, Jovana Padilla

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I thought it would be fun to end off the year with a “Photo a day challenge”. No specific template or parameters, just a little snippet of the beauty I find in every day. I will be uploading/updating every day with a new photo and a couple choice words. If you would like to join […]

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After viewing a gorgeous image online, I was inspired to shoot this vintage styled session. My friend Tania the amazing model you see here jumped on board. We went out shopping in search of the perfect dress…let me tell you, that was not easy. We searched all through the Vintage Fair Mall in hopes of finding some […]

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