Posts Tagged ‘child photography’

Behind the Scenes #2 – Hip Kid Contest | San Diego Chid Photography

Now meet another Kaden, our second of the Hip Kid’s contest.  He’s a skater dude, and a cutie!  Here are a couple of our behind-the-scenes shots from our session this week:

Look at that grin :)

To keep up with the contest and other happenings, and holiday photography specials, like us on Facebook. And feel free to visit our boards on Pinterest.  See you soon!


BlueFlair BlackFriday is Back! | San Diego Child and Family Photography

Starting Friday, BlueFlair Photography will launch a season of giving!  We’ll be offering DEEP discounts on canvas gallery wraps and metal prints.  We are introducing new specialty products.  Check back daily for special 2-for-1 deals, specially priced sessions, giveaways, and more!  Many of these sales are only good for 1 day, so you’ll want to make sure you check in daily.

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Kidsville PlayTown Casting Call

Limited Edition: Legacy of Love

There is nothing more adorable then capturing your child in those early years when the concept of love could mean anything from a favorite toy to the way daddy holds mommy’s hand.

Immortalize their own story in this one of a kind limited edition portrait package by BlueFlair photography.

Choose from several different props including:



Long Stem Roses

& More

$149, child session in-studio,

includes an 8×10.

Or Join our Four Seasons of Family and receive any 4 Limited edition sessions for only $299

Referral Program

Referral Program

Good News Travels FAST! At Blueflair Photography, we are honored to have your business and we aim to exceed your expectations every time you visit us. Now, when you refer a friend you can receive a $50 studio credit. The sky is the limit—every friend who books a session will bring you another $50 credit!

*No cash value. For new sessions only. Minimum purchase applies. Expires 10/31/2011.

Product Feature: Holiday Cards

As one of San Diego’s most prestigious photography studios, we print our Holiday Cards using only state-of-the-art HP Indigo digital printing presses with real liquid ink, making the color quality and consistency of our press printed cards the best you will ever see.

In addition, our fully customized Press Printed Cards are available in 4×5.5, 5×5 and 5×7 sizes, both flat and folded styles. Non-traditional sizes and styles, including a 5×7 Wide Format, 5×5 Trifold, and a 4×5.5 Accordion, are also available.

Choose from 5 paper cover stocks –standard, art watercolor, art linen, art recycled, or pearl. Also add UV coating to the standard and pearl paper for added protection and a high gloss look.

Other Popular uses of these one of a kind cards include,  baby announcements, high school senior graduation announcements, wedding invitations, thank you cards, stationery, and of course holiday greeting cards.

Limited Edition Spring Sessions! | San Diego Child Photographers

Don’t delay – we only have 12 appointments for this Limited Edition Spring-Time Child Session!

This spring, BlueFlair Photography is pleased to offer a limited edition spring session.  Think outdoors, think vintage feeling, spring-y goodness!  This session is recommended for children 2 or older.  For girls, we suggest a simple white dress, or spring formal, as well as a cute-casual outfit.  For boys, a classic or formal look, and/or simple overalls.  This $99 special even includes (1) complimentary 8×10 or smaller print of your choice!  We only have 12 appointments available at this rate, and sessions will be held on March 14 and March 16th.  We do reserve the right to reschedule if the weather does not cooperate.

To make your appointment, give us a call at:  (858) 356-5859, or email us at:

And feel free to visit us on Facebook, or tag along on Twitter! :-)

Cute Faces Casting Call | San Diego Child Photographer

Today!! Sunday October 25, 2009 Today!!  Free!!


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Today we’ll be at Twin Oaks Gallery in San Marcos (757 Twin Oaks Valley Rd.) right off the 78, from 12-5.  Walk-ins ok.  Come on in – we’re looking forward to meeting you! :-)

All Aboard! | San Diego Child Photography

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Check out this little guy with his conductor’s overalls and cap – too cute!!  As child photographers in San Diego, there are so many great locations for portrait sessions.  We recently enjoyed exploring the Old Poway Park during this session, and so did this little fellow!



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What a fun family, too – this was Taylor’s turn for the spotlight, as we have been capturing his little sister’s first year.  He enjoyed the attention, and gave us all a giggle when another little boy at the park came over to see him, and Taylor announced “Hey I’m getting MY pictures taken!”  Haha – the honesty of little ones. Here is your close-up Tayler!!!

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This next one was so funny – Taylor likes to makes roar like a dinosaur – so after several “roars”, he looked over at me.  You’d think he was mad, but he was just totally in “character!”


Well it can’t all be about Choo Choos! Sometimes we need to throw in a little of America’s favorite pastime…you guessed it…BASEBALL!!!

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We hope you enjoy these mom and dad!!! Leave us some comment love!

Play Date Cards!

BlueFlair Photography is pleased to announce we are now offering Play Date Cards!    Hip moms are using these Play Date cards more than ever these days.  Our Play Date cards feature adorable images from your child’s portrait session – along with mom’s contact information.  Folded, they’re the size of a business card, to easily fit in your wallet.  Unfolded, they act as a bookmark!

As a special introductory offer, we are now offering a set of 40 complimentary Play Date Cards from your child’s portrait session, with a minimum purchase. *


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*Call for details and to schedule your child’s session.  Check back often, as we’ll be adding new samples!

Do you use Play Date cards?  We’d love to hear what you have to say about our new product – please leave your comment below.  Thanks!

Legacy of Love


This is a great story of a legacy of love!  Grandma-to-be is just so incredibly excited about the upcoming birth of her grandchild that she decided to spoil baby, mommy, and daddy by investing in our Chrysalis Collection.  This collection focuses on telling that special story of each new belly to baby. Mom and Dad were absolutely awesome to work with and let’s face it mom’s belly is just so beautiful and tiny!  Mom disagreed with the “tiny” part so of course we had to tell her to invest in glasses and a good mirror because…just look at her…she’s only sporting a basket ball when I was sporting an over-sized watermelon when I was in my eighth month!

Anyway…here are a few sneak peaks for grandma, mom and dad of a few of the “less revealing” images from the day.  We’ll see you soon so you can check out the rest of the images from the session!  Let us know what you think by leaving comments bellow!



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The Sooner the Better

So many of our expectant parents ask us when they should come in for their newborn portraits and we always reply the same way…”Meet us on your way home from the hospital.”  There’s usually a long pause as they wait for us to say we’re kidding, but guess what?…for the most part we’re really not joking!

The absolute BEST time to photograph a newborn is within the first week of their precious lives, under two weeks is acceptable but is starting to push it.  You see…newborn’s under one week of age still sleep like the dead (not mine unfortunately, she’s NEVER slept like the dead a day in her life…not even in the womb, but MOST do).

They also haven’t had time to realize that they’re not crammed into a tight little space anymore, so they still curl up in that adorable fetal pose.  But after day ten (give or take a few days)?… you can just forget about getting that amazingly classic newborn pose without your little one putting up a fight.  The secret is out and every time you try to curl them up they just can’t wait to pop those tiny limbs back out again.

Also two to three weeks is about the time a lovely case of baby acne can rears it’s ugly head…no pun intended.  Of course we still photograph newborns that have passed the two week mark, and we still capture amazing images of these tiny new beings, it’s just that the longer you wait the harder it is on both the baby and the parents.

So to summarize the answer to the question “when should we schedule our newborn session?”…the sooner the better!!!


This tiny little guy was only 10 days old, and both he and big brother did a great job in front of the camera!  Mom and Dad love sepia toned images, so we put the finishing touches on a few of our favorites and here they are as a little sneak peak.  Hope you love them as much as we do!





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The Best of Both Worlds

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La Jolla Cove is one of the most beautiful beaches to photograph at in San Diego.  The incredible blues and greens of the water, mixed with the fascinating rock formations and cliffs makes for a dramatic scene. So it was an obvious choice for us when this gorgeous family requested their portraits be photographed at the beach.

A Day at the Beach

Another wonderful feature of the Cove is that it borders the urban beauty of downtown La Jolla. This close proximity allows us to dramatically change the feel of our images by driving just a few blocks up from the beach to the beautiful brick buildings and chic sidewalks of La Jolla. The art and fashion district of La Jolla makes the perfect setting for a precious little girl to dance down the street in her purple tutu and jean jacket. These are a few of our favorites from the session. Hope you love them as much as we do mom and dad!

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Dance Like No One is Watching

We are always looking for locations like this where we can get the best of both worlds without having to travel very far between the two. Do you have any favorite locations that you’d like to suggest we use for our portraits? Please let us know by leaving your comments here.  Thanks! Nikkie of BlueFlair Photography

Our Ballerina

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Alrighty – we’re going to change up the blog a little, so instead of just sneak peaks, we’re going to feature some contests, favorite picks, tips and tricks, and other things. We want to hear from you, too, so feel free to leave comments and weigh in on topics! We’re also working to blend the blog with our Facebook, Twitter, and MySpace pages.

Subscribe if you want ongoing updates, come back often, or from time to time – we’d love to have you!

To start things off – we putting one of our popular portraits of a little peanut in the pink tutu. She’s been popular on Facebook, and is just a cutie-patootie! Next month, we’ll be featuring various favorites, and the one with the most comments will be deemed the winner – with that family (or couple) winning a complimentary 5×7 of the winning photo!

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