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Orange County has so many great choices for outdoor photography. I mean how lucky are we to have every type of setting from beaches to open fields and ever forest like locations? In this post I will be sharing my top 5 family photo locations. Some of these spots are beautiful hidden treasures. There is […]

Top 5 Family Photo Locations in Orange County

Ramos Maternity Session- This was not the first time I photographed the Ramos family. In fact it’s not even the first time I photographed little Stefan. The last time I had this family in front of my camera it was Stefan that was in his momma’s tummy! When Alissa contacted me for a second round […]

Ramos Maternity Session//Orange County Family and Maternity Photographer

The Giordano Family- Ok these three are freaking adorable! Chris and Lyndsey have that natural lovey dovey kind of vibe and I was all for it! Oh and don’t get me started on their baby, Nathan! He has the all the chubbiness that makes me want to gobble him right up!!! I couldn’t get enough […]

The Giordano Family// Orange County Photographer

Summer mini Sessions 2020 I honestly think this was the hottest day of the year! We were definitely not expecting it to be so hot and that meant the beach was so CROWDED! Ok if you have ever had a session with me a this beach, you know that my biggest pride about this beach […]

Summer mini Sessions 2020// Orange County Family Photographer

This Dos Lagos Senior Session was one of the most honorable sessions I have ever had the privilege to photograph. For many people Senior year is one to go down in the books. Many “last” moments make up a senior year. The last school dance, the last football game, the last year with friends you’ve […]

Dos Lagos Senior Session

For many reasons this Irvine Maternity Session is going to be one of our most memorable ones yet.  This photo shoot was quite different from all our others. Just one week prior to their scheduled photo session, the world was receiving some very scary and life changing news. A new pandemic was spreading and causing […]

First Time Parents Irvine Maternity Session

A few years ago I was booked by Bianca  to do a mermaid themed cake smash session for her little girl named Addison.  A few years later Bianca booked me again. This time for a circus themed cake smash session for Addison’s little brother, Derek.  Now, another few years later, I got to photograph Bianca […]

Lake Forest Family Session

What is a Maternity Session? Why do you need a Maternity Session? Is a Maternity Session really worth it? Whether you’re having the greatest time of your life and glowing from head to toe. Or whether you’re having a not so great time and wondering how women can go through pregnancy multiple times in their […]

5 Reasons To Book a Maternity Session

Hiltscher Park Trail, or as we call it, Fullerton Trail is our most requested location for Maternity Sessions. It must be the trees and the trails. You’d never know that joggers and bicyclists are all over this location too. So it was no surprise when Deandra picked this for her maternity session too. It’s the […]

Fullerton Trail, Maternity Session

Welcome to our very first blog! My husband Nathan and I have been working very hard on our new website featuring all things family and maternity photography. As an added  bonus we have started this blog.  My name is Cecilia Perez. I am an Orange county family and maternity photographer. If you’d like to get […]

Welcome to our very first blog!