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June 6, 2011

Busy weekend for me.  Gearing up for the big wedding of Abdias and Yadira.   Practice practice!   So 10am Saturday morn Haydee and I went to the church and met Yadira.  We wanted to get a feel for the church and the ceremony so we can envision it in our mind.   The church was a real throwback the San Fernando Valley 50′s style architecture.  Wooden ceiling in a beautiful arch over the pews.   Big stage, grand piano and two side aisles.   There are a few small buildings scattered around the property.   Great place for a wedding and I can’t wait for the big day!

Later that day, after I saw Hilary Swank at Samy’s Camera (I didn’t even notice her when she walked right by me but people were oogling her at the Hassleblad counter so then I noticed) – anyhoo, later I met Marissa in the park by the Grove and we caught up with our stories had a fun time shooting.   Marissa is the best and I really love working with her (see here and here).   I owe her big time for indulging me.  She’s awesome.

Then on Sunday I met up with Kat and did a studio shoot.   I used lights this time.  The one’s I bought 2 years ago to prepare for the Fox Holiday card but never used.  So I actually opened the box for the first time Saturday night.    They’re pretty cool.  So Kat is a beautiful young lady.   Great singer, songwriter and musician.   She had a baby recently (see here and here) and looks great now!   You would never know she had a baby 3 months ago.   Incredible!    

I’m still striving to take better photos and learn something each time.  My biggest challenge is to slow down and take my time.   Next time.

Marissa

Marissa

Marissa

Marissa

Kat Nestel

Kat Nestel

Kat Nestel

Kat Nestel

Kat Nestel

Kat Nestel

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