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I’ve photographed so many weddings, engagements, seniors, and family portrait sessions and always keep my eyes open for beautiful scenery and locations in the area! Over the years, I’ve come up with a list of my absolute favorite places to take portraits! I know there are so many other amazing opportunities and beautiful locations out […]

May 22, 2020

Hindu Baby Shower Portrait Photography in Shawnee Mission Kansas - Hindu Indian Wedding Photographer - BAPS Hindu Temple - Baby Shower Maternity

I had the pleasure of photographing Nirzari and Akshar’s baby shower that took place at the BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir Hindu Temple in Shawnee Mission Kansas! We took a few maternity portraits outside of the temple and the mom-to-be was glowing!! The event was decorated beautifully and guests showered the mom-to-be with amazing traditions and love! Here are a few portraits from the event!!

October 24, 2019

As a Kansas City Portrait & Wedding Photographer…here is my story! It all started in the summer of 2007 when I was in high school at an engineering internship with my sister in Tulsa. I was on my lunch break when I got a call from my parents that they were traveling to Istanbul, Turkey. […]

June 18, 2018

As a Kansas City Portrait Family Photographer, I love taking portraits for families in the area! I find them to be so much fun! Below, you’ll find 5 reasons why you should take family portraits! Capture Precious Moments Having a son of my own, I know that children grow up within a blink of an […]

June 18, 2018

Half Moon Cay, Bahamas! Need I say more? The water surrounding this island is simply perfect! On the last port of call on our Holland America cruise (See part 1 in Grand Turk, part 2 in San Juan, and part 3 in St.Thomas), we went to this privately owned deserted island, shaped like a crescent, which is […]

January 12, 2016

Last December, I had the pleasure of photographing Kareem & Sahar’s lovely engagement party that took place at Longview Mansion. The party was filled with lots of love and laughter! These two are so cute together and I wish them a life time of happiness! <3 Decorations by Connie from Divina Designs.

April 3, 2015

I had the pleasure of meeting Augusto & Nigyar last fall when I photographed them for their engagement session. Augusto is originally from Brazil and Nigyar is originally from Azerbaijan. These two were so much fun to work with and I truly felt like a part of their family by the end of the wedding. […]

March 1, 2015

My best friend got married and I am so happy for her! I had the pleasure of photographing her and her hubby Zaki before the wedding reception. The reception took place at the Historic Urban Event space in downtown Kansas City. We went out to take some romantic pictures near the Kauffman Performing Arts Building. […]

November 17, 2014

March 12, 2014