Monthly Archives: June 2011

see the beauty : good coffee, good books | los angeles lifestyle photographer

intelligentsia silver lake

i will go ahead and point out that there is not a good book pictured here. that is, in fact, an la weekly – perhaps the opposite of a good book. however, the integrity of the photo remains because that is some of the best coffee you can find at a retail establishment in the […]

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alana saltz writing services | los angeles lifestyle photos


meet as! as contacted me in need of promotional portraits to decorate her newly designed website, as is a writer specializing in creative nonfiction and is currently studying to receive her MFA in Writing from Vermont College of Fine Arts. in addition to many side writing and teaching gigs, she’s also working on a full-length […]

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they say blue, i say purple | los angeles nature photographer


i never again want to live anywhere that doesn’t have the jacaranda. that’s my purse. when you don’t have a dog or kids, you take photos of stuff like this when you want to use a pretty background. purses are much more pleasant to work with, too. 🙂 email alej

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jg – my first headshot session ever | los angeles headshot photographer


i hinted on facebook that i may be interested in sharing photos from my very first session ever and here they are! (not the ones on top – you’ll need to scroll down for those.) meet jg, although you’ve probably already met her since she’s graced my blog several times, both as a client and […]

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animals round town | toluca lake photographer


i love me some animals and they are out and about in my little area of toluca lake. last friday we walked to malbec for happy hour wine and chimichurri, then decided to stop by “cruise night” at bob’s big boy. this little dog – one of the only little dogs i would ever consider […]

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breville juicer | toluca lake photographer


we’ve always been fairly healthy eaters but in the last few months we’ve probably doubled our daily nutrient intake by adding “green juice”. they haven’t exactly been juices because until this week we used our vitamix to basically blend a bunch of veggies, using coconut juice to dilute it a bit. they were fine, but […]

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jn portraits 2 | los angeles lifestyle photographer


i wasn’t kidding when i said i would probably show a few more from jn’s session. 🙂 it was just such a fun shoot and after many sessions in a row taking place on overcast days, i loved having a lot of sun to work with! makeup by kelsey link. email alej

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mn actor headshots | los angeles headshot photographer


have a fun, fun weekend everybody! 😀 i’ll leave you with a single stunning sneak from mn’s headshot session. i love shots like these. shots that make you want to get to know the subject because they look really interesting or like they’re up to something. the weird thing is i do actually know her…..and […]

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congratulations sarah savin, gallery wrap winner!


our first giveaway is complete. congratulations to sarah savin, who has the opportunity to choose any akeiganphoto image to be printed on a 16by20 canvas gallery wrap! sarah is a local los angeles mommy and actress, though i’ve never met her in person. we’ve chatted back and forth several times on twitter and she recently […]

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