Martinez, California Motherhood Photoshoot

When: Sunset in April

Where: Martinez, California

StylingAshley, a photographer, and mother decided to add a touch of gorgeous moodiness to the photos by carefully selecting a flowy black dress from Reclamation.

The dress had a simple yet elegant design, creating a dramatic contrast against the backdrop of the photoshoot location.
As for her son, Ashley wanted him to look cute yet stylish. She dressed him in black pants that matched her outfit, creating a coordinated look. She then paired it with a white blouse. To keep him warm and cozy during the shoot, she also put him in a knitted orange sweater, adding a pop of color to the overall look.

During the Session:

Ashley’s recent photoshoot with her son was nothing short of magical. The playful, fun, and sweet moments they shared were captured beautifully against the stunning backdrop of the Martinez hills on a warm spring evening.

Ashley and her son made the perfect duo to work with, as their bond was evident in every frame. Their connection was heartwarming, and it shone through in the images, creating a sense of warmth and joy.

The Martinez hills provided a picturesque backdrop for the session. The rolling hills covered in lush greenery and dotted with wildflowers added a touch of natural beauty to the photos. The warm golden light of the setting sun cast a soft and dreamy glow, creating a magical ambiance that added depth and dimension to the images.

During the session, Ashley and her son laughed, played, and shared sweet moments together. The joy and love they had for each other were evident in every shot. It was a session filled with love, joy, warmth and a reminder of the precious moments that make life truly beautiful.


I’m Christina, a lifestyle, maternity, and family photographer in the East Bay Area. As your photographer, my goal is to document your family’s REAL story and honest emotions. I want to capture genuine smiles, silly laughter, and even those sassy moments that your toddler might have! If you are searching for a heavily posed session, I’m not your person. If you want to have fun, possibly rock out to some music, and have a stress-free session, I am most definitely your person!