It was about a bit over a year ago that M reached out to me. She was just getting her photography studio off the ground and was looking to connect with other Peninsula-based photographers. We setup a time to meet in Redwood City in the middle of a week-day, my work got jumbled up and I flaked on her. Hard! I felt terrible. I called her a full hour later apologizing profusely for the jerk that I was. She gave me a second chance, because she’s cool like that! As we got to know each other, M shared a dream with me that she and her husband had always wanted to put down roots and run a small family farm.[…]See more from “San Francisco Family Photographer: Back to the beginning”
Remember how this family photographer was just saying that I was surprised how long it’s been since she’d photographed a family session on the beach? Well, I had not one, but actually two planned back. My second family shoot was to be in the city at Crissy Field, with the Golden Gate Bridge being a symbolic background. I drove to the spot we were to meet earlier in the week (since I hadn’t been there in years, I wanted to get re-acquainted with what I had to work with). It seemed like a fun place and I was excited to do it. And then our session day came, and clearly the wind had very different plans for us. You see,[…]See more from “San Francisco Family Photographer: Plan B”
Aaah! Nothing says “San Francisco summer” better than a fogged in day at the beach. And nothing says “family shoot” better than a couple of wriggly toddlers. These guys were hard to keep up with, but man are they cute. Zemya Photography is a natural light photographer, based on the Bay Area Peninsula, and specializes in couples, maternity, family, newborn, baby, and children’s on-location lifestyle portrait photography.