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March 7, 2016

Meet Sahana, a multi-talented teenager well on her way to making an impact in this world.  Just as she is rounding out her senior year in high school, she has completed her first pop record album as well as selected a prestigious …

Preethi & Shivesh’s Maternity Portraits

February 29, 2016
Preethi & Shivesh

I had the pleasure of photographing Preethi and Shivesh's engagement portraits a little over 2 years ago.  So you can imagine how excited I was to recieve a call that they were expecting their first little bundle of joy.  We ventured out …

Amaan & Fatima’s Pakistani Wedding Reception

February 24, 2016
Amaan & Fatima

I was recently invited to photograph and document the beautiful reception celebrating the wedding of Amaan and Fatima.  They were married in Chicago in December, and wanted to have a reception in Las Vegas to celebrate their nuptials with their local friends …

New Instagram Account!

February 17, 2016
Shalimar Studios Instagram

This year we are making some changes and one of those is dedicating a new Instagram account strictly for our portrait, wedding and event work.  You can find us on Instagram at the handle @shalimarstudios.  Would you give us a follow?  This …

Miss Leyla

February 12, 2016

Miss Leyla is next up on the blog.  With her gorgeous, flowing hair, soulful eyes, and legs for days, we played around and were able to capture a variety of looks due to the fabulous styling of Whitney Green.  Whether casual, or …


February 4, 2016

Lauren is next up in the latest of our studio sessions.  Sporting a dynamite smile which exuded from the inside out, she worked each of her fun wardrobe changes as put together by my favorite stylist, Whitney Green.  At one point I …

Twins Gail & Claire

January 27, 2016

What fun to have twins Gail and Claire in studio recently while I tested out some new lighting techniques.  They were referred to me by fellow model and stylist Whitney Green, who also styled their entire shoot.  Along with Michelle Wilson assisting, …

Happy Holidays!

December 21, 2015

As we come to the close of 2015, I wanted to take a moment and send out warm wishes for a safe and happy holiday season, and to thank you for your business.  We have been honored that you chose us to …

The Patel Family

December 19, 2015
Patel Family

Wow, what a way to end 2015 with the fashionable and chic Patel family!  Little did I know at the time of their booking, but we have a distant connection that I wasn't aware of.  During the consultation, I learned Jay is …

Amrit & Soham’s Engagement Party

December 11, 2015
Amrit & Soham

What an absolute blast it was to be invited to photograph Amrit and Soham's engagment party in Anthem Sun City.  Bathed in the late afternoon golden light, we started with some couples photos, then invited in the extended family on both sides. …