Category Archives: graduating seniors

LF | Los Angeles Senior Portrait Photographer


Months before we did a sisters session with LF and her older sisters, I had the pleasure of taking senior portraits for LF’s senior year at Marymount. She is such a well-rounded, healthy, natural beauty! Makeup by Rachel Adams. email alej

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SS | Manhattan Beach Senior Portrait Photographer

Thousand Oaks senior portrait photographer

It’s very unprofessional to publicly state that you have a favorite client, but in this case it’s acceptable because she’s family. 😛 I have known SS longer than I’ve known my husband (J) and have been photographing her since before it was a business. Here’s the cute proof: SS is my husband’s cousin. We first […]

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The F Sisters | Thousand Oaks Family Portrait Photographer


Oh, hello there. Lately I’ve been inspired to *try* to keep up with social media a little more in regards to AKP photos. I have excelled at keeping up with my personal photos 😛 and although I have been working behind the scenes for the last (almost 3!!) years, I have been the opposite of […]

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JS | Santa Monica Beach Senior Portrait Photographer


This handsome fella drove down from his home north of Santa Barbara so he could take his senior portraits at this crazy-cool wall on the beach in Santa Monica. These photos were all about him…… but I snuck in some smiley shots for mom, too. 🙂   email alej

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maternity clearance special | los angeles headshot and portrait photographer


due to the baby boy in my belly who will making a real world appearance sometime around 2/9/13, i will be taking a break from new sessions for up to three months after birthday. my last session will be scheduled for friday january 18th 2013 so if you will be in the market for akeiganphotos any […]

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lab print comparison | toluca lake lifestyle portrait photographer


i realized not long after starting akeiganphoto that i wanted clients to have the highest quality prints and products available. because of this, i only send out the digital print files after they’ve added an album, wall art gallery, image box, etc to their home. i do a lot of research into the products i […]

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the akeiganvideo | los angeles portrait and lifestyle photographer


our akeiganvideos are the one product that must be ordered in advance of your portrait or lifestyle session. they. are. amazing. especially for seniors and families,  this is such a special way to forever memorialize the voice, the looks, the quirky little personality traits and funny replies that make you, you. imagine watching this video […]

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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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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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happy pin-up friday! | los angeles glamour photography


no, this isn’t a new theme. although, i am still considering themes for fridays – input? these are a few selections from photos i took at last night’s los angeles smugmug meeting. i’ve been attending meetings for the last few months and it’s such a great way to learn as well as network with other […]

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