Allison and Travis have quite a unique story to share with their baby boy.  They will always have a strong connection with a friend, Laurie; their surrogate mother. Laurie works as a nurse and she is also carrying Allison and Travis‘ baby!  The joy and love these three feel for each other are contagious. It […]

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Surrogate Pregnancy Maternity Session | Allison + Travis

Allison + Travis Glenn County

We had hoped to be in Almanor for our fourteenth wedding anniversary pictures, but we sheltered at home over the Fourth of July holiday.  Upper Bidwell Park was the perfect location to document this time in our lives.  We were able to add in some family and maternity pictures during this session as well.  I […]

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Maternity Family Session in Upper Bidwell Park | Amber + Jason

Amber + Jason Upper Bidwell Park

Torrie contacted me a few months to share the news that they were expecting a baby!  I had previously photographed their first wedding anniversary last year and I was so excited to watch their love story continue!  Due to the coronavirus, their session was postponed a couple of times, but we finally were able to […]

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Maternity Session Hug | Torrie + Glenn

Torrie + Glenn Grass Field

Rubie and Ryan Pregnancy Announcement Blog:  When Rubie contacted me for updated pictures, she mentioned that they may bring their dogs along to be included in the family picture.  When Rubie and Ryan got out of their car in Upper Bidwell Park, it was just the two of them.  I asked about the dogs, and Ryan […]

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Rubie + Ryan Upper Bidwell Park

Andie and Steven will soon be welcoming a sweet bundle of joy into their arms.  They wanted to document this very special time in their lives in the grass field with the valley oak trees of the Chico area surrounding them.  These high school sweethearts met when Andie was a sophomore and Steven was a […]

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Maternity Session Walking in Grass Field | Andie + Steven

Andie + Steven Grass Field

Years ago, I was at a wedding near San Luis Obispo; and I saw a familiar face as a guest. It was Farmer J’s cousin, Tyler, with his wife, Leanne. Fast forward a couple of years, and Leanne and Tyler are now expecting their first child. Leanne had contacted me about a maternity session, and […]

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Leanne + Tyler Upper Bidwell Park

Jenna and Kevin are so excited to welcome their second daughter into the world in a couple of short months!  Their daughter is so excited about her new role as a big sister!  She has plenty of kisses to share with her mommy’s growing belly and lots of love to share with her new baby […]

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Maternity Session Upper Bidwell Park | Jenna + Kevin

Jenna + Kevin Upper Bidwell Park

Sammy and Aden are so excited to welcome their second daughter into their world in a few short weeks.  Big Sister will be a big help to her mommy and daddy as well.  The beautiful blooming almond blossoms were the perfect setting to capture this romantic maternity and family session.  I have photographed Sammy and […]

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Blossoms Falling on Mom and Big Sister | Sammy + Aden Maternity

Sammy + Aden Almond Blossoms

Karen and Adrian are anxiously awaiting the arrival of their baby girl.  They traveled to Chico for their maternity session and then they went out to enjoy the simple pleasure they may soon miss; a dinner date.  Karen and Adrian were amazing together!  I can see by the way that they look at each other, […]

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Maternity Dress in Grassy Fields | Karen + Adrian

Karen + Adrian Butte Creek

Amanda and Felipe are anxiously awaiting the arrival of their sweet baby boy in the very near future.  They have continued to be showered with love from their family and friends at many baby showers this past month.  I cannot wait to see all of the love multiply when Amanda and Felipe hold their son […]

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Romantic Maternity Session at Sunset in Grassy Field | Chico , CA

Amanda + Felipe Grassy Fields



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