As a Scottsdale family photographer my favorite feature of the Scottsdale landscape has to be these huge boulders, which is why I love Brown's Ranch Trailhead for family pictures.
Desert Hawk Trailhead Family Pictures | Usery Mountain Regional Park One of the things I LOVE about Usery Mountain Regional Park as a location for family pictures is that there are SO MANY trails and you can walk down any one of them and be in the middle of a gorgeous desert within seconds. Like the Desert Hawk Trailhead. Before this session, I hadn't ever been on this trail. It's right behind the Nature Center which is where I typically meet my clients before driving in to the park. But I've seen a lot of photographers head that direction and wanted to che[...]
Gilbert Arizona Family Photographer As a Gilbert Arizona Family Photographer I've made the Salt River my BEST FRIEND for Summer and early Fall family pictures. Here in Arizona, summer can be hard. Lets face it, no one wants to get all dressed up for family pictures and then melt in the heat. I totally get that! But sometimes you can't avoid pictures during the summer or even early fall when its still pretty warm. My solution? GET IN THE WATER! We are so blessed to have Tonto National Forest and the Salt River almost literally in our back yard with the mo[...]