Lindsay and Kyle – Backyard Wedding in Santa Monica

Lindsay and Kyle had such a sweet backyard wedding at a family property in Santa Monica! You might remember this cute couple from their Venice Beach engagement session! Due to Covid-19, their original wedding plans were put on hold. So, they decided to have an intimate wedding as soon as they could get their marriage […]


Lindsay and Kyle’s Backyard Wedding Ceremony in Santa Monica

Valerie and Scott – Middle Ranch Lounge Wedding

Valerie and Scott had one of the most colorful and beautiful weddings I have had the pleasure to photograph! Their colors were bright teal, with lots of pink, orange and purple mixed in. Valerie’s fathers did all of the flowers, which were incredible! Their wedding took place at Middle Ranch, which is nestled in the […]


Colorful Summer LA Wedding at Middle Ranch Lounge | Karina Pires Photography

Annie and Dario – Michael’s Tuscany Room Wedding

Annie and Dario were married this spring in beautiful San Pedro. Their ceremony took place at Congregation Ner Tamid, with a reception at Michael’s Tuscany Room. Before her ceremony, Annie got ready with her close friends, and her mom by her side. She wore a stunning lace gown, with a sheer illusion back, and button […]


Bride and groom portraits at Point Vicente Lighthouse – San Pedro Wedding Photographer – Karina Pires Photography

Cat and Chris’ Wedding | La Cañada Flintridge Country Club

Congratulations to Cat and Chris! Thank you for having me as a part of your beautiful wedding!     Coordinator: Floral: Venue: Photographer:


Lindsay and Kyle – Venice Beach Engagement Session

Lindsay and Kyle had such a fun engagement session in Venice Beach! I absolutely love shooting around the Venice Beach area, from the parks nearby, to the Venice boardwalk! This is such a great part of the California coast. It’s always so free-spirited, with so much to do. One of the most famous aspects of […]

Engagement Session

Lindsay and Kyle’s Venice Beach Engagement Session | Karina Pires Photography

Nini and Jeffrey – Los Angeles County Arboretum Engagement Session

The Los Angeles Country Arboretum is one of my favorite hidden gems in Los Angeles! With 127 acres of gardens, wildlife, and even a library. Nini and Jeffrey chose this gorgeous venue for their engagement shoot. We took advantage of all of the gorgeous greenery and trees and walked around to get different views. After, […]

Engagement Session

Genesis and Carlos – Santa Clarita Maternity Session

As a portrait and wedding photographer, one of the biggest joys I get is when I am able to shoot sessions years after the wedding! Not only do I get to photograph proposals, engagements, and weddings – but I also shoot maternity sessions! Genesis and Carlos are one of my favorite clients. You might remember […]


Los Angeles Maternity Session by Karina Pires Photography

Melissa and Daniel – Ketubah Signing

Before their wedding, I had the honor of shooting Melissa and Daniel’s Ketubah Signing. This traditional ceremony dates back to ancient times. The signing is a symbolic and meaningful contract, that outlines the requirements of the groom to his bride. While this contract doesn’t normally have money value, it is still a rich tradition to […]


Melissa and Daniel’s Ketubah Signing – Karina Pires Photography

Loewy Family – Los Angeles Newborn Session

You are going to love this newborn session! I have had the honor of shooting many of Melissa and Daniel’s life events, from their Ketubah Signing, to their wedding, and now their newborn. Two years ago, Melissa and Daniel got married at the Riviera Country Club. Their wedding was filled with so many beautiful touches! […]


The Loewy Family’s Newborn Session

3rd Annual Hollywood Critics Association Awards

As a photographer based in Los Angles, I sometimes get the honor of shooting at Award Ceremonies around LA! Last summer, I photographed the 2nd Annual Hollywood Critics Association Awards. And this year I came back to photograph their 3rd Award Ceremony! The Hollywood Critics Association focuses on a diverse critics group, that supports underrepresented […]


3rd Annual Hollywood Critics Association Awards by Karina Pires Photography

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