Category Archives: Outdoors

Business / Lifestyle Portrait Photography at Seabright Beach, Santa Cruz - by Bay Area commercial photographer Chris Schmauch

F.S. (Business + Lifestyle Portrait Photography) @ Seabright Beach, Santa Cruz, California

This professional businesswoman needed some updated photos of her dressed in professional clothing at an outdoor beachView full post »

Lifestyle Business Portrait Photography in Santa Cruz by Chris Schmauch

J. Morgan – Attorneys (Business / Lifestyle Portrait Photography) @ Santa Cruz, California

This law firm is redesigning their website, so the design team needed some fresh content to work into things. It was aView full post »

Campbell Business Portrait Photos - by Bay Area Portrait Photographer Chris Schmauch

ERG (Business / Lifestyle Portrait Photography) @ Campbell, California

This business in Campbell, California needed both group and individual portraits of all 12 employees. We did all photosView full post »

Baby Kaitlin at 8 Months Old - Children Photography by Bay Area Photographer Chris Schmauch

Baby Kaitlin at 8 Months (Children Photography) @ Henry Cowell, Felton, California

Last time I photographed Kaitlin, she was a mere 1-month old, now look at her! She’s super adorable, and I had anView full post »

UCSC Arboretum - Santa Cruz family photos

UCSC Arboretum Family Photography, Santa Cruz, California

About This Post I’ve only shot at the UCSC arboretum once before, but it’s so expansive and littered withView full post »

Business Portrait Photos - Kaelin - Henry Cowell, Felton

Kaelin (Business Portrait Photography) @ Henry Cowell, Felton, California

I shot Kaelin and Jayson’s wedding last Fall, so she is no stranger to my photographic style and capabilities. IView full post »

Henry Cowell Family Photos

Nabih, Vicki and Kids (Family Photography) @ Henry Cowell, Felton, California

If you want a really natural field / forest / creek setting, Henry Cowell in Felton is a great location. Just offView full post »

West Cliff Drive Family Photos

Sam H (Family Photography) @ West Cliff Drive & Fair Ave., Santa Cruz, California

Even grown-up families need a good family portrait from time to time. We snuck this shoot in after Christmas, butView full post »

Seacliff Beach Family Photos at Sunset - Aptos, CA

Seb + Rocio = Aiden > Evan (Family Photography) @ Seacliff Beach, Aptos, California

This was my third family shoot with these guys in about as many years, and it’s so awesome to witness familiesView full post »

Capitola Family Photos - Simone and Mike

Simone + Mike = Zoe > Romy (Family Photography) @ Capitola Beach

I love taking photos at Capitola Beach, and when I have a fun family to work with it’s always a blast. The kidsView full post »

Carmel family photos at the beach

Krista, Dan and Kids (Family Photography) @ Carmel River State Beach

I’ve been doing some commercial work for this couple, so it was a no-brainer for them to hire me for their familyView full post »

Pajaro Dunes family photos - Watsonville

The Sandlunds (Multi-Generation Family Photography) @ Pajaro Dunes, Watsonville, California

The Sandlund family has been coming to Pajaro Dunes for years as a place for the grown kids and their families to comeView full post »

Capitola Beach Family Photos - Aurora and Daughters

Aurora, Morgan, Avery & Elisa (Family Photography) @ Capitola Beach

It had been quite a few years since these girls last had their photos professionally taken together, and with MorganView full post »

Saratoga Business Portrait Headshot Photos

Preston Wynne Staff Portraits (Business Headshot & Group Photography) @ Saratoga

Peggy decided to get her staff group photo taken by a professional this year, and knew of me because I photographed herView full post »