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Baby

Jul
2013
29

Happy six months to this smiley little guy! What a cutie pie.

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Newborn

Jun
2013
27

This world has been blessed with so many beautiful babies in the last week. It must have been that full moon because so many of my mamas had their baby on the same day, even if it was weeks before their due date! One such amazing angel is this little dude. Welcome to the world […]

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Jun
2013
24

  Happy 100 Days to Ian! 100 days of deliciousness! Love the smile, love the rolls, love the cheeks!

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Jun
2013
13

The last almost four years have been one awesome adventure. Not only is having your first baby a huge change, but having your first boy. I am an only child and did not grow up knowing the behind the scenes of a boy. Just like with everything else before having a kid- I had a […]

posted by on About Me, Family, Kiddos

May
2013
13

Seniors! Seniors! Seniors! One of the most fun subjects to photograph! I just returned from a three day workshop where I got to work alongside the greatest high school senior photographers in the industry. Sarah Lane, Michelle Moore, Meg Borders, and Courtney DeLaura provided a wealth of information, constructive criticism, and inspiration. I am back […]

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Photos By Monika is now accepting nominations from the High School Class of 2014 to be a Photos By Monika Senior Model! Nominees can be your friend, daughter, babysitter, neighbor- whoever! The only requirements are that she is a current high school junior (Class of 2014) from the South Bay area. We are looking for […]

posted by on Contest, Miscellaneous, Seniors

Apr
2013
26

Mother’s Day is quickly approaching. I thought it would be a good time for the first ever Photos By Monika sale! All of you mamas and mamas-to-be deserve it! -Book a session by May 12 (for a future date. Now scheduling Summer and Fall) and receive $50 in photo credit! This applies for gift certificates […]

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Newborn

Apr
2013
24

What a great way to start the week! A gorgeous baby and family. I even learned a special¬† word that worked its way into my heart. Thambi, a phrase in the South Indian Language, to mean “little boy” is what this little boy’s mom kept calling him.¬† His real name is Max (which I obviously […]

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Baby

Apr
2013
11

Good Morning! I have an adorable, happy, chubby, four month old to share with you today. Quite a few people “missed” photographing the newborn stage and have asked to do the next best thing. At four months, baby’s personality is starting to come out. They are confident on their bellies and oh so proud. Never […]

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Apr
2013
05

Happy Friday! This little munchkin is one that I have been photographing since in utero. It is so fun to watch a family grow. Especially, when they start as a little lump and all of a sudden start climbing rock walls and going down slides by themselves! I love that I can capture these precious […]

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