Central CA Wedding Photographer| Pageo Lavender Farm Wedding

I have known this sweet couple for a looong time.  It’s been wonderful to watch this beautiful girl grow into an amazing woman.  Their sweet spirits are truly beautiful.  She found her match in a handsome guy, and watching their relationship go from brand new to years old, and finally to walk down the aisle starting their marriage is special.  Incredibly special.  They had a beautiful wedding on Pageo Lavender Farm in Turlock, CA.  It turned out to be a cloudy, but mild day…great light for an outdoor, rustic wedding.  Every detail was thought out…even the rough edged material on her gown mimicked the venue.  I arrived to the guy’s room a little early, and they were ready to go…sunglasses, white shirts, gray suits.  Stunning.  The ladies were getting ready at the farm…pink satin robes, makeup and hair.  It was fun to see them at their very best…familiar faces from long ago, hugs and tears…a perfect wedding.  Thank you all for having myself and Chris a part of it…thank you for the years of babysitting before it, and all the laughs in PH youth group.  I truly hope the best of wishes to you both, and an amazing future ahead of you!

Enjoy your sneak peek!

Getting ready!

The handsome groom…

…and the beautiful bride…ready for her bridal portraits!

The adorable flower girl!

Walking down the aisle…his sweet expression:)

The HUGE wedding party!  So many loved ones with them that day!

A few moments alone, away from party chaos.

The lavender fields…so pretty.  Love.

Pageo Lavender Farms has such fun rustic equipment and even old cars around the lot!

A few of the many details that awaited guests before the buffet dinner, and of course…cake!

Being introduced to the reception…

…and they danced the night away!

A double line of sparklers sent them on their way…enjoy the Jamaica honeymoon!

San Francisco Bay Area newborn photographer | Tracy, CA twins

After moving to the central valley, it’s been interesting learning the new territory…commuting to the Bay Area (my primary place of work), and making new photography friends out here in Tracy, CA.  Meeting Mariann of Stolte Photography has been so fun!  We live a street over from one another, and it’s really been a great way to connect with each other, and occasionally help each other out!  I had the pleasure of photographing twins with her the other day.  Twins are always a challenge, and it’s always nice to have another set of hands when dealing with newborn twins especially!  Learning a routine, give and take, and making the most of a twin session is a challenge in and of itself, and I was pretty excited about how these sweet little guys did, and how well they handled their first photo shoot.  What great fun!

Something about the smirks always get me!  These two were sleepy and adorable.  Thanks for letting me capture a few of the images that I posed!

If you are located in the San Francisco Bay Area or the Central Valley, California, I would love to capture special memories of your loved ones.  Please contact me today if you are pregnant, had a baby, had twins or multiples, and are interested in pictures of them!  Let’s take the time to capture all of the tiny parts before time flies and they are grown.  I will travel to you, bring everything necessary for a fun, timeless session, and we will spend the morning capturing the beauty of your family.  New babies have tiny details that I love capturing…sweet sleeping faces, expressions, tiny hands, fingers and toes…eyelashes, cheek fuzz, and anything else we can see!  They have their entire lives to take awake, smiling pictures…and only a short time to capture “newborn.”  Contact me today!

Bay Area Newborn Photographer| 9 day old baby

This morning I got to meet a special, tiny, new buddy.  He was perfect in every way.  Adorable, sweet, and everything in between.  I got to do his mommy’s maternity session last month, and spent the better part of this morning with them in Fremont, CA, doing his newborn photo session.  I love being able to capture all his tiny features, and can’t wait to be able to show him off.  Such a peanut!  His mommy and daddy are incredibly special people…I’ve been able to watch them grow into a couple, date, get married, and now start a family.  What a joy…so lucky!

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Love the soft tones!  Mommy put it perfectly when she dubbed him “hipster baby.”  Love the slouch hat!

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Smoosh:)

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Loving all the blue…his room was bright blue!

Had some fun playing around with him on his back.  Such a doll!

Love when they flash you a quick grin:)

Such a fun photography portrait session…I would love to be able to take pictures of your little one.  If you have a newborn, baby, or family you would like to have photographed in a natural way by Angela Chandler Photography, don’t hesitate to contact today!  Limited spaces available for summer sessions, booking fall sessions as well!  Be sure not to miss out.  Please contact me for information regarding baby only “mini” sessions, and newborn mini sessions as well.  I look forward to meeting you soon!

San Francisco Newborn Photographer

Welcome to the world, little guy!  He is 8 days old and already loved so much by his mommy, daddy, and big brother (who I photographed 2 years ago–time flies!).  It was a pleasure to spend the morning with them in their San Francisco home, and welcome baby brother into the world with his first photo session.  I love capturing baby portraits…they have such a sweet way about them.  There are so many wonderful things to remember about newborns…how tiny they are, all their little details, and how they curl up, like they are still in the womb.  Sigh.  Enjoy!

Alert at first…waiting for some big brother love!

Family love, and peek-a-boo with big brother!

All asleep, and ready for pictures;)

Angela Chandler Photography is a natural light photographer…contact her today for your newborn, baby or family photo session!

San Francisco Bay Area family photographer | Pleasanton, CA baby

It’s been six months since meeting this sweet boy!  I was so excited to be able to see how much he’s grown and developed.  He had his serious moments and his happy moments, and it was awesome to be able to capture them both at his six month photo session.  His parent’s joined them, making it a family session.  It’s so fun to be a family photographer here in the San Francisco Bay Area.  Keeping images timeless but current is challenging, but fun too.  Be sure to contact me today if you are interested in a short baby session or a family session…indoor or outdoor.

This family chose to be outdoors at Alviso Adobe Park in Pleasanton.  It was a bit windy and cool, but gorgeous and sunny…and a great backdrop for pictures!  Check them out!

How adorable are the bow ties???

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He just adored his parents:)

Love how he is showing off those cute teeth:)

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Angela Chandler is a natural light, natural style photographer serving the San Francisco Bay Area and beyond!  Please send me a message today, visit me on facebook, twitter, and most recently instagram!

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