Tiia’s Tropical Bridal Shower

If you love tropical-inspired decor, you will love this thoughtfully designed tropical bridal shower! Tiia had to postpone her summer wedding but was able to still have a safe and fun bridal shower. The host of the party designed the event, and no detail was overlooked! When guests arrived they were greeted with a hand […]

Weddings

Adella and Toren’s Picnic Proposal at the bluffs in Pacific Palisades

I have another sweet proposal for you to enjoy this month! Adella and Toren got engaged last week, and I’m so glad I got to capture this moment. It happened on Adella’s birthday, so at first, she thought they were just going to the beach to celebrate her birthday. Little did she know, Toren had […]

Proposals

Picnic Proposal at the bluffs in Pacific Palisades California

Tati and Omeed’s Malibu Beach Proposal

Get ready to see the sweetest proposal! Tati and Omeed had the most beautifully designed beachside proposal on Malibu Beach – and it happened on Valentine’s Day! The team at Catalina Productions put together a picnic, so they could celebrate after. They chose a beautiful white fringe tent, with pops of blue, yellow, and purple. […]

Proposals

Tips To Pick Your Family Session Outfits

While I often share my weddings and engagement shoots, I also love to photograph families! Being able to get everyone together for pictures is such a special time. Especially as a family grows. I recommend to my clients to get pictures every year, especially if they have kids. This way they can go back and […]

Family

How To Pick Your Family Session Outfit

Plant Workshop with Catalina Productions

There are always so many events happening in Los Angeles! And as a photographer, I love being able to shoot these unique and fun events, from workshops to red carpet award shows. A few weeks ago, Catalina Productions teamed up with The Unlikely Florist to host a plant workshop in LA, where attendees could pot […]

Events

Jackie and David – Couples Portraits in Los Angeles

It makes me so so so happy when a couple invests in fabulous couples portraits of them being in love “just because.” Jackie and David wanted a sweet photo session, and it’s just in time for Valentine’s! Her red dress and black heels are the perfect colors for this season. For their shoot, we walked […]

Portraits

Jackie and David’s Couples Portraits in Los Angeles

Demetria and Dion – Engagement Session at Redondo Beach

Demetria and Dion had such a fun engagement and family session at Redondo Beach! They wanted Dion’s daughter, Devyn, to be included, so we also took some family portraits. When two families come together, it’s such a great idea to have everyone there for the session! We can focus the first half on you and […]

Engagement Session

Jackie and Christopher – Engagement Session at Mission San Juan Capistrano

Jackie and Christopher had the most beautiful engagement session at Mission San Juan Capistrano! This sweet couple wanted a unique backdrop for their engagement shoot, and I’m so glad they chose this one. This historic landmark was founded over two hundred years ago, so the architecture is so incredible. We started the shoot at the […]

Engagement Session

Engagement photography by Karina Pires Photography

April and Alex – Intimate Elopement in Los Angeles

I am so excited to share this intimate elopement with you! So many of my couples have had to change their wedding day plans this year – but April and Alex made the best out of their situation. Both work as mental-health providers, so they saw first-hand the impact the pandemic has had. Their original […]

Weddings

Kristen and Caylan – Redondo Beach Engagement Session

I am so excited to share this Redondo Beach Engagement session! One of the best parts of living in California is all of the incredible beaches we have! I love being able to shoot my couples portraits in such gorgeous places. All so close to Los Angeles! Kristen and Caylan wanted their engagement session to […]

Engagement Session

Sunset engagement session at Redondo Beach

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