Motherhood is messy but there are the most beautiful moments tucked into every day, moments rooted in love and laughter. I capture those moments for you, so they can never be forgotten. So that those moments become special memories for generations to come.

I create heirlooms for your family, glimpses of time captured in a classical, art-driven/artistic way that will never go out of style. Years from now you’ll be able to return to those moments and feel that rush of emotion once again (minus the sleep deprivation), courtesy of these intimate, organic photographs.

 throughout the beautiful bay area, from the mountains to the sea

creating thoughtful and imperfectly beautiful photographs

View our Family sessions ⟶

You're looking for someone who can help you naturally let your story unfold, without feeling awkward and uncomfortable along the way. Let's chat and start planning your next weekend adventure. I promise, you'll have fun and love your photos. 

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⟵ View Our Motherhood Sessions

From maternity photos to those fleeting in-between moments, you're looking for someone who understands that connection between you and your baby. A photographer who sees the rawness and vulnerability of the everyday mundane moments that is motherhood. 

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Let’s Turn Moments Into Memories 

THAT LAST FOREVER

- VAnessa, mom

"I whole-heartedly trust Kristin to do this in the most authentic way. She has an eye for detail that I admire, and her ease with film photography in capturing my children"

Abbeigh -  mom and photographer

"They are exactly how I want to remember our life together in this moment- lots of adventure, lots of emotions, lots of love."

-Danielle

This was by far the best experience I have ever had with a photographer. From helping with outfits, location, expectations, the actual photos…you are truly talented and amazing at what you do! I feel like I have known you forever, and I think that is what makes you so good at your craft… you know how to make everyone comfortable and are so personable.

- Courtney, Mom

"We feel so comfortable around you, and that's such an amazing feeling. So special that you have been able to capture our family grow. You are so talented!"

- Jessica, mom and Artist

"Kristin did an incredible job capturing my family! The best part was that it hardly felt like a photoshoot because she made us all feel so comfortable, this is very evident in our photos. She was laid back the entire time and it truly felt like an experience as we enjoyed the beach and each other. Kristin captured each member of my family so well, from the curls of my daughter's hair to my son's expressions and my husband's dimple - the attention to detail and artful approach she takes is worth every penny."

Learn More about kristin ⟶

I’m the face behind the lens, the one making you breathe and relax so that you can enjoy your session (and not feel uncomfortable or self-conscious), and I can do what I do best: capture you and your family in all your sweet, silly glory. I find the biggest joy in capturing the imperfect moments filled with laughter and love that end up turning out… perfectly.

I believe every mother and every family deserves to have their life documented and remembered, but we all could use an extra hand to do so. I’d be honored to work my magic and my expertise to do that for you. 

I'm Kristin! I’m so excited to get to know you and your family!

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