Valeska Ramet, rest in peace

Valeska Ramet was a fiercely smart, funny and passionate woman. CEO of Love Life Prosperity, beautiful inside and out, Valeska will be laid to rest in Oakland and missed by those who knew and loved her.

Tips for Child Actor Headshot Photos

Here are some tips for stage-parents who are planning their child’s acting headshots photo session. Headshots are critical for an actor. It’s their first step to getting an audition as casting directors and agents go through so many looking for the right fit for the part. A professional photographer knows how to create a portrait with great lighting, posing and background.

Berkeley Business Portraits–Carol Fabretti of Shoes on Solano

Having a portrait studio on Solano Ave. in Berkeley allows me an easy opportunity to meet my neighboring business owners. The other day I had the pleasure of photographing Carol Fabretti, owner of Shoes on Solano.  Shoes on Solano is a successful fashion shoe store that has anchored the block for many years. They just […]

Composer Wendy Reid and her bird Lulu SIT for a business portrait

I received a call from Wendy the other day.  She needed a business portrait to publicize her upcoming performance a the SF Jazz Center.  Wendy asked if I could photograph her and her bird, Lulu.  I hesitated and I’ll confess why.  It’s not that I can’t photograph people with their animals.  I’ve photographed people and […]

shhh…it’s a surprise

Cialis online Cialis online On a warm evening in the Oakland Hills, with the San Francisco Bay glowing in fiery colors, friends gathered to give the unsuspecting Claudia a surprise birthday.  I had the pleasure of  being the professional photographer of  the event. Claudia celebrated with her friends and husband as they toasted her life, […]