Archive for 'Walnut Creek'

 

Mom contacted me for a maternity session, we were planning to meet at park in Walnut Creek then I received another email that mom was in John Muir  hospital in Walnut Creek for bed rest.  She told me that she didn’t have any photos of her belly and photos with her older daughter and husband and she asked me  I could photograph her family at hospital. Off course, I said yes.   She got a permission from her OBGYN Dr. to leave her room for only 20 minutes.   We met at courtyard of John Muir Hospital and did a photo session!  A few days after the photo Session, a baby arrived premature and he was in ICU for 2 months.   Baby is happy and healthy and I was so excited to meet the baby at their beautiful home in Walnut Creek for a newborn family session!

They had a beautiful backyard over looking Mt. Diablo!   Mom requested to take photo with a little graduation hat Copeland received when he left ICU at John Muir Hospital.  Copeland was wide awake when I started his solo portraits,  I know most photographers try to put baby in sleep for newborn portraits but for me, I like awake baby so that I can capture beautiful eyes !

U family signed up on my Baby Collection Package which is a package of three sessions to capture baby’s first year.  I’m super excited to photograph him again when he is around 8 months ( sitting up stage) and over 1 year old ( walking stage)!  Thank you, C family for letting me capture special moment of your famiy!  Grandma was visiting to meet her grandson from South Carolina , too!

 

 

 

 

 

It has been over  a year since I opened my photo studio in downtown Walnut Creek and I l love it that I can offer studio and outdoor session together in one session!   We started C family’s photo session at my studio with mom and dad’s business headshots, then family portraits,  I recommend dressing up for studio session and casual outfits for outdoor !  We drove to a park near studio and did more fun and candidate outdoor portraits!   Kids enjoy running around outside !  C family purchased 30 x 40 gallery wrap canvas to display in their living room and I can’t wait for them to hang it up on their wall! It is so nice to have a a beautiful family portraits displayed on the wall.   Thank you C family for a fun session!

Are you ready to update your family portraits?  Please contact studio for availability!  E-mail : photo@aikacardin.com

 

Walnut Creek, Alamo, Danville, San Ramon, Dublin, Oakland, Lafayette, Palo Alto, Los Gatos, Menlo Park, Burlingame, South Bay, San Francisco studio and outdoor natural light family portrait photographer.

 

So cute!  Little Olivia came to my photo studio in Walnut Creek  with her two big sisters, mom and dad! I have photographing girls for TUTU School recital Photos last couple years then we did Holiday maternity Family Session last year in Walnut Creek! Olivia wanted to see what was happening in studio so she was awake most of the session.  Look at her big beautiful eyes!  It is nice that mom takes time to bring baby #3 to photo session to capture this big milestone.  After 1st child, #2, # 3…. get less photos taken as life gets super busy for family.   Welcome to the world, Olivia!  I look forward to photographing you again at  your next milestone!

 

 

What a beautiful Family!   Mom has her own dental practice in Napa and she found out about my service through Contra Costa Dentistry in Walnut Creek where I have a huge and gorgeous family photo gallery wrap canvas displayed at entrance.   Canvas is from a photo session of the owner, Contra Costa Dentistry, Dr. Tiffany Ham .   

I LOVE Referrals.  Most of my clients find me through friends and I LOVE it! Big thank you to my amazing clients, too!

For M Family Session, we started at my studio in downtown Walnut Creek , we did beautiful family portraits in backight, and also business headshot for mom and dad!   Then headed to one of my favorite park near my studio and created more fun photos together!  Mom has invested in 5 beautiful canvases to display at her home. It’s going to look so beautiful.    My goal is for clients to have printed memory on the wall so that you can look at it everyday, give you smiles and passed down on generation.  Thank you for a fun session, M Family!

 

 

 

I enjoy creating headshot for future rising stars!  Here are headshots of kids models I have photographed recently! I’m a preferred headshot photographer by San Francisco’s top talent agencies and I enjoy meeting each models!  I offer headshot session in Walnut Creek and San Francisco and I’m also available to travel .  All baby headshot sessions will be held at my  photo studio in downtown Walnut Creek! Please contact me for package and to schedule your headshot session:  photo@aikacardin.com

 

 

Baby, kids, children model headshot photographer.  Agency preferred photographer by San Francisco and bay area’s top talent agencies.   Walnut Creek, Danville, San Ramon, Dublin, Pleasanton, San Jose, Palo Alto, Los Altos, Burlingame, Napa, San Francisco.

 

Saira and her mom and dad came from Fremont for her newborn family portrait session!   Saira is a beautiful sweet baby and I absolutely enjoyed photographing her and create her very first portrait! She even showed me some smile during the session, too! How sweet!    Thank you fo choosing me to create your family’s very first family portraits and I look forward to photographing you again at Saira’s next milestone!

 

 

Happy 1st Birthday , Maverick! Marverick came to my photo studio in Walnut Creek with mom and dad for his 1 year old portrait session!  We started family photos then focused on Marverick ‘s portraits.  I love the simple look for baby and I love those bear hoodies !  At studio session, I offer mom and dad a headshot session, these are great for facebook, linkedin and social media! We headed to one of my favorite park in Walnut Creek for more fun family portraits followed by cake smash session.   The cake was a handmade cake by mom 😉        Family purchased beautiful framed collage set to display in their home !  I offer hand ready finished product such as gallery wrap canvas, framed prints and custom design album for keepsake.


 

 

Personal Branding Session for Entrepreneurs  

 

~ Design the mood and style of your business image ~

Personal branding session is tailored to each and every client individually. My aim is to design a photo shoot that is unique just like you and your business. Personal branding is communication of your brand in a way that defines who you are. What does your photo say about your brand?

Collection of photographs, that will represent your brand and your business – images that will attract your ideal client and will elevate your brand. My team is here to give you an amazing experience with professional hair and make up. I’m here to create the best portrait you’ve ever seen of yourself.

 

How would you like to be photographed? 

 

My portrait studio is  located in downtown Walnut Creek.  Personal Branding sessions are available in studio or on – location. Please contact photo@aikacardin.com for more information.  Thank you!

 

Such a fun family photo session with C family!  I have photographed their daughter, Kyla couple times at TUTU School recitals photo sessions.  I work with TUTU School in Walnut Creek and Montclair and I photograph all little ballerinas in their recital outfits for their Bravo Bash !  It’s a cutest thing!    We started C family’s photo session at my studio in downtown Walnut Creek then headed to one of my favorite park near by!  My clients enjoy doing studio and outdoor photos in one session!  Studio session is more classic look and outdoor is more candidate look!  Yellow flowers were blooming so we stopped at flower field , too!  C family ordered three beautiful 16×20 canvases to display at their home and 10×10 custom design album for keepsake.  It is so special to have beautiful tangible products that you can look back for many years to come.

 

 

Kira came to my studio for baby milestone family session. This sitting up stage (when baby is around 7-9 month )is absolutely my favorite age group to photograph! They are usually so chubby, cute and smile and I just LOVE it!!  Both mom and dad are Dr. so it looks up a while to set up a session date in their busy work schedule and we had to reschedule one due to the rain, too….!   We started session at my portrait studio in downtown Walnut Creek, we created family portraits, mommy & Kira, Daddy & Kira and Kira’s individual portraits.  Studio session is perfect for baby because we can do some naked baby portraits in warm environment.  We went to park after to create outdoor portraits , I love it that now I can offer studio and outdoor session in one session,  it’s so much fun to create two different look of family portrait in one session! I can’t wait for them to display these beautiful pictures on their wall!

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