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Marie Antoinette Inspired Quinceanera

Marie Antoinette Inspired Quinceanera Today’s Quinceanera Photo Shoot was inspired by Marie Antoinette. This Quinceanera wanted her Photographs to look Elegant but still Modern. To keep in theme I decided to keep the set simple and clean, a white room with lots of...

Different Themes for a Quinceañera Photoshoot

 Different Themes for a Quinceañera Photoshoot One of the fun things about doing quinceañera photoshoots is that you can come up with some fun themes, the more creative the better. Here are some ideas for specific themes that work well with quinceañera shoots: A Pinup...

Little River Studios

Little River Studios for Quinceaneras  Little River Studios does not only welcome Big Pop Stars and Fashion Models. This place is also available to the community, it can be rented for the whole day or for just a few hours a day. We did this entire photo shoot there...

Princess Photo Shoot

What didn’t happen for this photo shoot? From location to location, from theme to theme, this Quinceanera was the Music Muse. Planning this shoot was difficult and exciting to do. Gisselle is a creative diva; she came ready with ideas and ready to work for her Quinces...

A Quinceaños Photoshoot in the Viscaya Museum & Garden

A Quinceaños Photoshoot in the Vizcaya Museum On this occasion I had the absolute pleasure to shoot in a stunningly beautiful location: the quintessential Vizcaya Museum and Garden in the Coconut Grove area of Miami. My subject: Melanie, of equal beauty, wore as a...

Tropical Shoot in The Secret Gardens of Miami

The Secret Gardens of Miami was just the perfect location for a lavish, yet tropical and enchanting theme. The deep blue and turquoise waters contrasted beautifully with the greenery of the gardens. The backdrop worked well with the multiple outfits that we used for...

DIY Ideas for A Quinceaños Party

 DIY Ideas for A Quinceaños Party Bringing a personalized touch to your quinceañera party will make your party even more special. Here are some DIY expert ideas for your party: Table Center Pieces. There are ton of ideas table centerpieces that you can make yourself....

A College Fund: The Perfect Gift For A Quinceañera

A College Fund: The Perfect Gift For A Quinceañera Yes that great moment for your Quince has come, and along with a great party with the people you most love, comes the gifts. You will be 15 soon, and before you know it, you’ll be in and out of High School in a flash!...

How to Prepare for a Pre-Wedding Photoshoot

How to Prepare for a Pre-Wedding Photoshoot That big day is just around the corner, and everything needs to be perfect: your dress, the logistics of the wedding, the guest list, the gift list and of course, your pre-wedding photoshoot. To make it easier on you, here...

A Few More Examples on The Perfect Quinceañera Pose

A Few More Examples on The Perfect Quinceañera Pose For this extravagant shoot, I had the pleasure of shooting with yet another excellent quinceañera model. In her photos we can notice a couple of great examples of how a quinceañera must pose for her photoshoot, some...

Strike the Perfect Quinceañera Pose With These 4 Simple Tips

Strike the Perfect Quinceañera Pose With These 4 Simple Tips  Not everyone is born a model, but every quinceñera with the right photographer and dress, can become one! Here are some simple tips that can help you with your poses for a quinceañera photoshoot: Look...

How to Prepare for a Quinceañera Photoshoot

How to Prepare for a Quinceañera Photoshoot Many quinceañeras sometimes ask me how they should prepare for a photoshoot, here are 4  simple tips that can help you: Makeup. A common mistake is to wear too much, simple but elegant makeup is what will work best. If you...

A Shoot With a Natural Touch and Later and Urban Feel

For today’s shoot, we chose the best of both worlds: a natural outdoors setting and later an urban location. For the natural location we went for an enchanting red-riding-hood themed dress, and later we changed it up and went for a traditional and beautiful nightgown....

A Perfect Photographic Composition

A Perfect Photographic Composition  Professional photography is not just about being able to use a camera well, it’s about understanding the moment, the location, the lighting; and most importantly, it’s about creating the perfect composition. In this case, I used...

Photoshoot in The Beautiful Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden

Photoshoot in the Beautiful Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden As a photographer I make it my duty to find a perfect location for every shoot that fully matches the beauty of both my client and her dress. In this case, Kassandra wore a breathtaking Mary’s Bridal gown...

A Chic and Elegant Quinceañera Photoshoot with Our Princess Naila

A Chic and Elegant Quinceañera Photoshoot I had yet another successful photoshoot, in this case with our wonderful quinceañera Naila. The elegant Cruz Building in Coconut Grove was the perfect setting for our main session. For the shoot, Naila wore a dazzling Mary’s...

Quinceañera Photo Shoot at Coconut Grove

Quinceanera Photo Shoot at Coconut Grove,  Besides Erika Quinceanera Photographs at The Cruz Building, she had told me she wanted a to take some Pictures that showed her personality a little more in the second part of Photo Shoot. Erika had mentioned to me that she...

Maternity Photo Shoot By Samaria Martin

Ana Maternity Photo Shoot,  When I first met with Ana and her husband, they explained to me that for their Maternity Photographs they wanted something Timeless and Natural. I chose a park for the background of the Photographs that was appropriate for the theme. The...

Quinceanera Photographs at The Cruz Building

Cruz Building Quinceanera Photo Shoot,  Jennifer and her family have been dreaming about her Quince since she was a little girl. In preparation for the big day, Jennifer started a transformation from a little girl to a young woman. Braces to make her smile even more...

Vintage Inspired Quinceanera Photograph

Vintage Inspired Quinceanera Photographs Jennifer told me that she wanted a Jessica Rabbit Inspired Photograph, so I had her wear a Vintage style Red Dress  and used an old fashion microphone to capture these great Photographs. The Cruz Building was the perfect venue...

Miami Spring Golf & Country Club Quinceanera Photo Shoot

Quinceanera Photo Shoot at Miami Spring This Quinceañera came in with the idea of only having a Studio Photo Shoot but once in her beautiful Light Pink Quinceanera, she changed her mind to have an Outdoor location Shoot. Most of the times I recommend exteriors since...

Vizcaya Photo Shoot by Samaria Martin

Vizacaya Photo Shoot I have to say that this has been one of my favorite photo shoot at Vizcaya Museum and Gardens. I had so much fun while taking those pictures with the quinceañera and her mom. If you see, it is not a classic quinceanera photo shoot at Vizcaya...

Quinceanera Photo Shoot at Vizcaya

Quinceanera Photo Shoot at Vizcaya This was a simple and elegant Photo Shoot at Vizcaya Museum and Garden. This doll came all way up from Orlando,Florida to take her Quinceañera pictures with Samaria Martin. Jeniffer, mentioned that she wanted to have the appearance...