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It’s here! The final installment of this client’s epic three-outfit-three-location senior photoshoot in Livermore, CA! I’m glad the timing worked out for us; I am a Livermore photographer during academic breaks, and an Oak Park, IL photographer during the school year. Livermore, CA Senior Portraits at Olivina Ranch Isn’t this a beautiful arch? It’s another […]

September 29, 2021

Livermore Photographer | Senior Portraits Part 3 of 3

California, Seniors, Summer

I love it when moms take the time to get into the frame of the shots for some mommy and me photos! I hear over and over again, “I take so many photos of my spouse and children, but *I’m* never in the shot!” While visiting the San Diego area this summer I was so […]

September 18, 2021

Mommy and Me Photos | San Diego, CA

California, Fall, Family, Summer

The variety of backgrounds around town makes me so happy to be a senior photographer in Livermore, CA! Here is part 2 of 3 of this client’s gorgeous three-hour photoshoot! This park has a lot of beautiful location options going on: views of Mt Diablo, vineyards in the distance, golden hills and barbed wire for […]

September 15, 2021

Senior Photographer Livermore, CA | Part 2 of 3

California, Seniors, Summer

It was so much fun to take these candid family photos at the Ruth Bancroft Garden in Walnut Creek, CA! So spoiler alert, this is my own family, but since we’ve moved to Chicago it’s getting to be more rare that we get to spend time together! When we went to the Ruth Bancroft Garden […]

September 8, 2021

The Ruth Bancroft Garden | Family Photos

California, Family, Personal, Summer

I had an absolute delight taking this high schooler’s senior portraits at the Livermore Library! The client was stunning, the light was stunning, and we found some really pretty backdrops around this iconic Livermore, CA location! This client is an avid reader so it was really fun to take some portraits that highlighted that interest, […]

September 1, 2021

Livermore Library Senior Portraits | 1 of 3

California, Seniors, Summer

I love these senior portraits we captured in downtown Livermore, CA! You may recall that I photographed this charming guy in a vineyard previously, and this summer we elected to get some sweet downtown photos! I’ve been doing this family’s school portraits for years now and it’s always a pleasure to photograph them. 🙂 Downtown […]

August 17, 2021

Downtown Livermore Senior Portraits

California, Seniors, Summer

I really enjoyed this opportunity to do some Bay Area portrait photography of my gorgeous red-headed friend; she asked if we could do portraits with her dogs, fancy champagne coupes, and playing her cello. Um…yes?! Enjoy these fun and quirky portraits with lots of attitude; I sure enjoyed taking them and showcasing my friend’s fun […]

portrait of a redheaded woman with a nose ring

October 5, 2020

Bay Area Portrait Photography | Oakland, CA

California, Portraits, Spring

I’m not supposed to have favorite senior portrait photoshoots, but these Livermore senior photos are UP THERE, let me tell you! This fine fellow opted for my premium photoshoot with multiple locations and outfits and I loved the variety we were able to capture! Enjoy these beautiful high school senior portraits! It was an honor […]

Male high school senior portraits in between rows of grape vines

August 25, 2020

Livermore Senior Photos | Kristen Hazelton Photography

California, Seniors, Summer

Jamie and Niall are dear friends of mine and I was SO happy to take their Oakland, CA Engagement photos! Their photoshoot was at a cool, hipster-y loft in West Oakland, a renovated and repurposed factory; it had a cool colorful and industrial vibe! Jamie and Niall, I’m proud to call you two my friends […]

Man and woman standing in front of an industrial garage door and smiling

August 20, 2020

Oakland CA Engagement Photos | Jamie & Niall

California, Couples, Engagement Session, Spring

I had so much fun doing some yoga branding photos for my yogi friend Nina! What are branding photos? Cool photos for her website and social media presence. She wanted a natural setting to highlight her deep connection to the outdoors and this park perfectly supplied us with both beautiful redwood trees and a grassy […]

yoga instructor posing in a green meadow at Cuesta Park, Mountain View, CA

July 24, 2020

Yoga Branding Photos | San Francisco Bay Area

Athletics, Branding, California, Lifestyle, Portraits, Spring