Archive for the ‘Maternity’ Category


Happy Monday! I hope everyone had a great weekend. We sure did! Absolutely loving this hot weather in the South Bay. We can actually spend the day at the beach without a slight chill. LOVE! Summer, vacations, work, and life have just been so busy. What’s new, right? Well, I thought I’d take five minutes […]

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It is rare that a couple’s love moves me to tears. This is one such couple. They were so worried about being posed and what they should be doing for the camera. However, once I told them to get down on the sand, they became completely immersed in eachother and didn’t even notice I was […]

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Good Morning and Happy Monday! It has taken me a week to figure out which photos I was going to post from my latest family shoot. I love them all! What an absolute pleasure it was meeting this loving trio. Mahdi was one of the happiest two year olds I have ever met. She picked […]

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Thank you all for voting! We had close to 400 voters on this year’s “Best Babies of 2011”! All of these babies are absolutely gorgeous. They were all a close first, but the one to take home the prize of $100 Photos By Monika credit is… MATEO!! Congratulations Scott and Sasha!         […]

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Happy New Year! There’s nothing like 70 degree weather in January to get me in a good mood and inspire me to write the first blog post of 2012! I wanted to thank everyone for their support and encouragement. Without you, 2011 would not have been my best year ever! Woot woot! Thank you! In […]

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Just when I thought the Christmas rush was over, I received a phone call from this beautiful couple. And I’m so happy I did! Silvia and Mert’s baby is due in a few weeks and they decided last minute to get their photos taken. It is such an exciting time for a couple and I […]

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