portraiture

Be Brave, Not Perfect!

We feel so shameful about the things that happen to us at times and admitting our vulnerability can be the hardest thing for us so we go hard and we don’t share. But what good does this do for our well being and for who’s to come after us ? If you have gone through something and you have the capacity to share your pain and struggle and how you are overcoming it why not do so with our help? Let go and Let us In! We’ll hold your hand every step of the way and let you express freely encouraging you to heal, to love and set yourself free.

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Happy Women's Month

We Got Something Special For You! -- Extended thru Spring!

$300.00 for Boudoir or Nude Portrait Session

A 1 hour boudoir/nude portrait photography session at the Line Hotel In Washington DC with complimentary refreshments and 3 outfit changes.

Included are 45+ Edited DIGITAL IMAGES via secured gallery download.

Schedule your shoot between Now to May 22nd 2019.

We’ll be on hand to help you with outfit choices, hair and makeup ideas, styling, and posing assistance.

Additional products may be ordered later via secured link to Pixieset Gallery.

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Our Jam: Head-shots

Hey Girl Boss, Need Head-shots? Wanna Try Something New that helps you attract the right people to you or your brand? We Are Here for You!!

We are so excited to announce our new series of headshot services via the mini session. All you need to do is get in touch and chat a little with us. We will go through a questionnaire with you that guides us in providing you with the best service and set up your very cool yet laid-back session. During the set-up you may choose date and time of your session as well as your preferred location of where this amazing experience will take place and if you need help in finding a location or want to reserve studio space WE GOT AN AWESOME LIST FOR YOU. After you book your session we will send you a welcome-kit with all the important info to help you prep for your photo shoot. Once the photo-shoot day arrives we will be ready to have a good time and take some stunning photos of you! 24-48 hours after the session you will receive a secured link to your gallery where more magic happens. Cool right ?!?!?!? Trust that the mini session is for a limited time only so hit us up today!


special thanks to Bee and the incredible staff @ the Wing Georgetown DC

Body Positive Photoshoot is Life Changing

Yes Women It’s True to Love yourself is to move mountains and what an amazing act of love it is when you gift yourself with a photoshoot like Maricela from The Twins PR did for herself a few months ago before she got pregnant with her baby. And what a gift it was for us to work on something so uplifting and more then special with her before she started her journey into motherhood.

Take a glimpse below of the shoot that we did at Beyond Studios with this fun Cali girl; and if you like what you see don’t hesitate to reach out to us!


Let GO and Live Alot!

I am happy to start this rejuvenating journey into nude photography again…it’s been almost a decade. And I'm so blessed to have Lu grace my camera on an early summer's morning at the creek. I learned through this process that letting go of fear is the best thing you can do for yourself. And letting go of whatever that doesn't serve your good nature is so ideal. So let's not be afraid of who we truly are and love ourselves fully because life is short and we should live it up! Get in touch with me if you are ready to live a little bit outside your comfort zone because you can be even more then who you think you are now. 

 

Glow Vicky Glow

Me and my family started practicing yoga with Ms. Vicky at Grace. Studios in Silver Spring and our lives have improved drastically since then. We are healthier and way more laid back now that we practice yoga and meditation. We value this gift she gave through her light and we wanted develop some fun yoga maternity portraits at this safe and beautiful space.

Thank you for the love, your awesomeness and your all around amazing vibes Ms Vicky … can’t wait to meet your baby boy! Also a huge special thanks to Grace Studios !!

Portrait Session Done by Us

Look how daddy to be Sky and radiant mama Bri were stunning during their mini session. Yes they look great but we also made them feel awesome while taking these gorgeous photos for them to treasure for a lifetime!

Book A Mini Session or A Full Session today! You're Gonna Love the experience... I guarantee it!

One of My Favorite Things about Being Creative Is...

Experimenting with ideas; and making dreams come to life is what we should be about. Let's empower each other on a daily basis not just once a year!

Check out the lighting, filter and all together yummy layers on this beautiful babe Lilian my muse ... #gorgforlife

This shoot was inspired by Queen Bey herself, good vibes, early morning walks, sligo creek and childhood dreams of truly loving yourself!

Thank you Lilian for coming to play with us ....Love our short-n-sweet shoot at the creek.

Adore you! HUGE XOs!



High School Senior Portraits That's So YOU

You're school friends will miss you when you're gone to other adventures after graduation so why not take your senior pictures with us so they can remember you by like Gabriella, this bubbly burst of joy who came all the way from Texas to have me take her portraits to celebrate her senior year. I loved hearing all about her big plans for the future as we made our way around Glenview Mansion in the Rockville Civic Center Park area in such a gorgeous yet windy day.

Thank you Gabby for having me take your photos darlin! Love you!!!

A Bundle of Joy

Priscila S. was expecting her baby boy when she reached out to us to be our Maternity model for our bundle of joy promo. It was an amazing experience to be at her home photographing her and this love for baby Pedro Henrique before and after his birth. It is so rewarding to be able to do these types of portraits. 

This is a reminder that we have a new service called the Bundle of Joy package where you have the chance to have portraits of your maternity as well as newborn portraits for only $350. So amazing to be able to offer these service in one for a low cost. We want you to take away from this experience how incredibly valuable your family is and how these photographs are vital for you and your family collection of photographs. I'm so passionate about this new service and I pray you take the opportunity to take advantage of this deal. Contact us today regarding this and let's make some great memories!

Bundle of Joy: Maternity and Newborn Photo Sessions

We decided to expand our family this year as well as our services. With the coming of our newest edition, baby Enzo, who is the most sweetest and delicious creature next to his big brother Rocco, I was inspired to do a two in one photo sessions for families who were expecting and wanted to document these special moments. It's the Bundle of Joy photo package. It's a great way to savor the memories of a beautiful milestone. 

Check out me and my family in Miami and Enzo new born portraits here in our home below. We're so happy and so blessed and here's to spreading the love! 

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Introducing our new born, Baby Enzo Martin Ledesma

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#WOMAN #CRUSH #WEDNESDAY

Our gorge gorge GORGEOUSSSSS #WCW this week is the Ukrainian beauty Мария. Talk about a perfect face on a perfect Georgetown day. To shoot portraits on our first spring stroll in DC , AAHHHhhhh, what more can a person ask for. We kept it simple with focus on her natural self, her fresh sweet and kind. You Go Girl! 

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Four is Better than Three

Words by Bruna Ladeira

Despite living a few blocks from each other for most of their lives, Lucas and Luisa met about 3 years ago, when they fell in love. Fast forward to the happily ever after, the family of three awaits their fourth member: a baby boy! When the parents-to-be aren't spending quality family time, you'll find Lucas teaching gym and coaching local youth soccer teams, while the trendy and fashionable mom, Luisa, manages a clothing store where she puts her sense of style to good use. Fortunately for us here at the Studio, the busy family took some time off to spend the afternoon through our lens.

The expectant family came out to Brookside Gardens in Wheaton, MD, this past winter, on a surprisingly warm day, to capture this moment in their lives. It was great spending time with this beautiful and witty family. These images really reflect the love and excitement Lucas and Luisa have for each other and their growing family. And it’s clear this little girl is excited to meet her little brother. Thank you Lucas and Luisa for your great energy!

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