August 30, 2019

I have been photographing G family for many many years!  Mom, Tracy is a owner of Tutu School in Walnut Creek, Montclair and Alameda!  I love photographing G family and I love working with Tracy!  We went to Lake Merritt in Oakland for their family session. It was my first time photographing there and it was a lot of fun! I travel to all beautiful locations in East Bay, South Bay and San Francisco for holiday family session, and also at my photo studio in downtown Walnut Creek!   Please contact me for availability and more info:


August 30, 2019

I offer business / corporate Headshots at studio in downtown Walnut Creek!  I have 5 new hire from software company in Walnut Creek yesterday.  They were all new to business world, just graduated from University and or Graduate School!   We scheduled them to come to studio every 15 minutes, I took photos with various poses, showed them photos right after the session, each of them selected their favorite and retouched files were sent back to company next day! These photos will be added to company’s website!   I offer white, light grey backdrop  for business and corporate headshot in studio, I’m also available to travel to company and photograph outside in green, city look for natural light setting.  Please email studio : for availability !


This was such a fun session !  I photographed Bentley a few months ago for his baby model headshot session for one of the top talent agency in San Francisco,  MDT! And now they are back to create his 1 year old milestone family session! We started session at my studio in downtown Walnut Creek then headed to park near studio for outdoor portraits. I love it that I can offer studio and outdoor portrait sessions in one session so that clients have two type of different style of photos in one session!  The lighting was absolutely beautiful and I love all these photos!

Is your little one turning one?  Any big family milestone coming up?  Contact me for more info and let’s start a conversation !  Email :



I had so much fun photographing kids model, Jamarus from MDT  Agency Inc in San Francisco to create his headshot for his portfolio!  I’m a preferred baby and kids model headshot photographer by some of the best talent agencies in Bay Area and San Francisco and I absolutely LOVE what I do!  I love creating competitive headshot for future rising star!  I love seeing my clients in commercial and ads and we are so lucky to be in Bay Area, San Francisco where there are many big brands do photoshoots all the time!

If you are thinking to get your child into modeling industry, if your child needs updated headshot, please feel free to contact me for more info and schedule your session!  E-mail :

August 11, 2019


Family of SEVEN!  We met at one of my favorite park in Walnut Creek in gorgeous afternoon!

When there is a little one in the family, usually all attention goes to the youngest sibling and this little Sophie was a center of the attention!  She is adorable and how lucky she is to have big brothers and sister who love her so much!   We had so much fun during the photo session! This family portrait will be beautifully displayed at their fire place with my gorgeous gallery wrap canvas!   This family session was also special for the family as it was the very first family session since little Sophie was born!   Thank you mom and dad for choosing me to create special memories for your family!     Are you interested in scheduling your family photo session?  Please email for more info !



I’m loving Brake’s Mickey Mouse theme photos!

We met at Vasona Lake Park in Los Gatos for Brake’s 1 year old family Session!   We started with family photos and completed session with adorable Mickey Mouse outfits !  Brake’s 1st Birthday Party is Mickey Mouse theme and mom wanted a cute photos to display at the party !  We had so much fun and Happy Birthday to Brake!

Contact studio to schedule your family session !





Serving Walnut Creek, Danville, San  Ramon, Dublin, Livermore, Lafayette, Oakland, Rockridge, San Francisco, Burlingame, San Mateo, Hillsborough, Palo Alto, Los Gatos, San Jose, baby, family photo studio in Walnut Creek. Aika Cardin Photography. Sisters photos.  Extended Family Session, Milestone,Family Photos, 1 year old portraits, cake smash session.  Aika Cardin Photography. 


I LOVE my repeating clients!  Last year, we did extended family session with Irene’s husband side and this year, mom wanted to do for her side of the family!   Mom has two sisters and when Irene requested a family session for her side of the family, I immediately thought it would be so much fun to have sisters session at studio in Walnut Creek then met up with the rest of the family members at the park!   Sisters had so much fun at studio, can you tell?    It is so special to have these portraits,  sisters are there for each other.  I also offered individual personal branding / headshot session for each sisters.   After studio session, we headed to park near studio and got together with their husbands and kids!  Families invested in beautiful framed prints to display at home!    Please email me at for family session inquires!



Walnut Creek, Danville, San  Ramon, Dublin, Livermore, Lafayette, Oakland, Rockridge, San Francisco, Burlingame, San Mateo, Hillsborough, Palo Alto, Los Gatos, San Jose, baby, family photo studio in downtown Walnut Creek. Aika Cardin Photography. Sisters photos.  Extended Family Session, Milestone, Aika Cardin Photography. 


How about ” gift of memories ” for grandma?   Family gifted grand mother a family session for her birthday!   I visited family’s beautiful home in Walnut Creek for extended family session.   I love it when family give photo session to grandparents as a birthday gift, wedding anniversary gift, Christmas gift, etc!   Collect moments, not things.   These photos will be treasured for many years to come!    My photo studio is located in downtown Walnut Creek where I offer baby, family, extended family session and I’m also available to travel to clients home, any beautiful locations in Bay Area and San Francisco! Please email for inquiries !



Newborn, Baby, Family, extended family Photo Studio in downtown Walnut Creek. Serving Walnut Creek, Danville, San Ramon, Dublin, Lafayette,  Oakland, Palo Alto, Hilsborough, San Mateo, Burlingame, San Francisco, San Mateo, San Jose, Los Gatos, South Bay, East Bay Area and beyond.

July 13, 2019

I LOVE meeting up clients on destination!  I have been photographing B family every year for last 9 years and this time we got together at Aulani Disney resort in Ko Olina, Oahu, their favorite family vacation destination.   I photograph them at Aulani 5 years ago when mom was expecting baby #2! and now they are family of FIVE!  I feel honored to capture family’s milestone through the my lens.   My photo studio is in Walnut Creek but  I travel to all beautiful destinations in the world to create beautiful family portraits!    I LOVE Hawaii, I got married in in Hawaii, we visit Hawaii every year for family vacation!  Please email for Hawaii Family Session inquires!



**** Next Hawaii Session Dates ****

Aloha ! I will be offering personal branding session and family session in Oahu, Waikiki and Maui, Kanapali & Wailea  from 7/19-27!  I’m so excited to meet up with my California clients there and local Hawaii familes and entrepreneurs for personal branding session!