Picnic on the beach

Nothing is more romantic than having a picnic on the beach in beautiful Monterey, California. The sun setting along the ocean, warm snuggles with your loved one, and a drink in hand. It’s simply perfect. Kris and August enjoyed their evening together eating pizza, donuts, and relaxing on the beach. I collaborated with Picnic By […]

January 12, 2021


Monterey, California Photographer

| The Ati Family | Being a Monterey, California Photographer, I have come to the conclusion that I am so lucky to get to experience my life as a business owner here in Monterey. Let me explain. It’s because I get to shoot at beautiful locations. My couples and families who reach out to me […]


December 23, 2020

family walking on the beach

Papago Park Anniversary Session

If it is one thing I know about 2020, is that we all could not have gotten through this year without friends, family, and loved ones. We all had a job; support each other. This was a year we needed love and compassion. I know for a fact that I could not have gotten through […]

December 14, 2020


Couple holding hands and walking through desert

What to wear for an engagement session

As a wedding photographer who shoots tons of engagement sessions for couples, I get asked this question every single time. “What to wear for an engagement session”. Lucky for you, I am a pro at this. Planning your outfit is based on a couple of things. The location The season you are in The style […]


December 4, 2020

Folklore Inspired Photoshoot

A great way to end my time here in Virginia was to be creative. When a local photographer posted that she wanted to do a Folklore Photoshoot, I could not help but respond rapidly. I was so excited that there was another Swiftie in the area. One that was in love with the newest album […]

November 19, 2020


Taylor Swift Folklore Inspired Photoshoot

Pleasure House Point Virginia Beach

There was no better way to end my time here in Virginia then by shooting some incredible portrait sessions. I wish I had known about Pleasure House Point Virginia Beach earlier last year when I first arrived. There were a lot of photographers there, and now I know why. The scenery has a little bit […]


November 11, 2020

Pleasure House Point, Virginia Beach