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Caesarea Cellars Wedding | Kiley + Maayan

Caesarea Cellars Wedding | Kiley + Maayan
There is a quiet magical feeling about the ancient Roman port of Caesarea; waves crashing on the weathered stones. After getting ready at the not so distant Elma Arts Complex, it was there, on the remains of a Herodian street in Caesarea Cellars and surrounded by family and friends, that Kiley and Maayan stepped in to the next chapter of their lives together. Kiley[...]

Lifta Ruins – Portraits | Harpaz Family

Lifta Ruins - Portraits | Harpaz Family
When discussing possible locations with Bruna for her family's session she had two requests, somewhere with a clear Israeli feeling and... cacti. The Lifta Ruins has plenty of both and made for the perfect backdrop to capture their first visit to Israel. Together we took the hike down, kids and all, and explored... Bruna and her family were visiting from Toronto, C[...]

Lifta Jerusalem Portraits | Adelle

Lifta Jerusalem Portraits | Adelle
I think it's safe to say that Lifta has become one of our favorite Jerusalem portrait locations. With its mix of greenery and ruins, it provides a versatile setting, while remaining quiet and off the beaten path. When Adelle contacted me and began describing what she wished to capture in her session, I knew that Lifta was the perfect fit. Adelle made sure to stop i[...]

Ella Valley Portraits | Golani Family

Ella Valley Portraits | Golani Family
There's something about the Ella Valley that brings back such fond memories of driving through California. Radio on, windows down, and wind in your hair. At the same time, the Roman era ruins sprinkled in make it so uniquely Israel. When discussing locations with the Golani family for their family portraits, I think we all knew that we would be hard-pressed to find a [...]

Lifta Engagement | Cassy + Ilan

Lifta Engagement | Cassy + Ilan
People often talk of the warm, bright, Mediterranean light we get here in Israel, but there is something so special and unique about the softer light of winter and the colors it produces on film... It was especially fitting that the day we had scheduled for Cassy and Ilan's session was one such over-cast day, since they are both self-proclaimed fans of winter and a[...]