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Jessica Rice


whole-heartedly believe in 4 hour dinners, planning parties so epic people talk about them for years. Going way over the top on gifts, dancing all of my stress away and raising our kids to live out love and kindness that can change the world. 

A Southern Girl living in San Diego’s Endless Summer! I left dental career path to travel the world with just a camera in hand and spent a year capturing the world’s greatest beauty. I’m a deep believer in waking up at 5 am to own my day, rocking every jumpsuit, losing track of time dining with friends and drinking tea until it fills my veins. I traveled the world in search of life’s greatest adventure and found it in my arms as I held my children. I’m here for you. Here for your adventure and here to share everything I’ve learned along the way. 

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Family photo session outfit ideas

One of the most exciting things about scheduling your Fall Family Photo Session is planning your outfits, am I right? I could spend hours scrolling through my favorite online stores and picking out the perfect combos for those magical shots and if picking out the perfect wardrobe stresses you out then I’m here to help […]

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Scripps Pier Family Photography

Nothing sets the scene like sunset at the piers. We are so lucky to have 2 absolutely stunning piers here in San Diego; Scripps and Oceanside. Both of these piers are breath-taking backdrops for family photography. Kids love to splash in waves, chase the tide, run under the pier and dance on the sand during […]

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San Diego Family Photography at Coronado Sand Dunes

If you’ve ever visited the Hotel Del Coronado before and walked along the shoreline, you have probably noticed the immense sand dunes that reside just north of the hotel. These dunes are like their own little land when you’re inside. Kids like to create mazes out of them and joggers use them for endurance. What you may […]

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Balboa Park Family Photography-Desert Gardens

Balboa park is one of our all time favorite locations to shoot family portraits! There are so many incredible places to capture those beautiful, candid and timeless photos. One of my absolute favorite locations in Balboa Park is the Desert Gardens. The Desert Gardens are located on Park Blvd, adjacent to the Rose Gardens and […]

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Leo Carrilo Ranch Family Photography Session

Leo Carrillo Ranch is truly a hidden treasure tucked in the hills of Carlsbad. This historic rancho is full of possibility (and entertainment) when it comes to your family photography session. Leo Carrillo Ranch is one of our favorite places for photos and kids love it too! Take one look around the ranch and you’ll […]

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Sunset Cliffs Family Photography Session

Sunset Cliffs will always be one of my favorite versatile photoshoot locations. It’s endless open space, lots of area for kids to run and play and incredible places to explore. It’s important to know that sunset cliffs is huge, 68 acres! The park is nearly a mile and a half long, with a trail along […]

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Carlsbad Family Photography at San Elijo Lagoon

San Elijo lagoon is one of San Diego’s best places for family photos. San Elijo lagoon offers 7 miles of trails to explore, a salt water lagoon and endless foliage. The lagoon offers ample open space for running, exploring and playing. If you’re looking for some of our other favorite San Diego photoshoot locations check […]

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Best Photoshoot Locations in San Diego

San Diego’s absolute best photoshoot locations. A detailed list of all the best beaches, parks and open spaces for any engagement or family photoshoot!

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