Thank you for stopping by! My name is Ilse and I'm a family, maternity and newborn photographer based in the Bay Area. I am in love with God and my family, I enjoy the simple things in life, like a walk in the park with my kids, music, food, and coffee. I am blessed to say I married my absolute best friend who I now have 3 precious children with. My children mean the whole world to me and inspire me to become a better human being with each passing day. Maternity and newborn photography is my passion and I enjoy capturing this incredible journey from adorable baby bumps to those tiny little fingers and toes.
I would love to hear more about you. I hope to be able to capture your life’s most meaningful moments!
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"Ilse isn't just a photographer, she's an artist who is not only able to capture the moment but also the emotion. She took our maternity and newborn photos and honestly all of out photos were just beyond what we could've imagined. She was super fun, exciting and patient (and mind you I have 3 daughters an one of them hates pictures) but she still managed to capture amazing family portraits. I highly recommend her."
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"We are delighted with Ilse's work. My maternity photos were perfect thanks to her, she made us feel very comfortable during our maternity session. If you want beautiful captured memories then Ilse is the one for you. I'm always impressed with all her photos on IG, I can't wait for my son to turn 1 to have his photos taken by her. We're very happy with her work she will forever be our photographer and we're so glad we found her."
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"Ilse is amazing with babies and kids . She did my daughters sitter session and first year photos and I'm so happy with the outcome. She is so talented an professional. Working with kids can be challenging but she is passionate about what she does and is very patient. Her studio is so nice and super clean, she also has a variety of beautiful props to choose from. We love working with her and I highly recommend her."
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"There really aren't words to describe the work that ilse does, it's more about the feeling you get when you look at one of her pictures- Love, lust, happiness, excitement, wonder and adventure. The editing, lighting, and locations are genuinely thought out by Ilse to bring out each couples personality. Each detail is just as important to her as it is to you. Ilse was incredibly good at putting us at ease to bring out each of our personalities. We are confident this won't be our last session with Ilse."
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