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Hey There! Welcome to the LCP Blog. Here you will find just a few of my favorite sessions capturing all things LOVE & LIFE in Sunny San Diego! 

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September 19, 2023

It’s a celebration of fun, family, and funky vibes as we mark five incredible years of Funky Bus mini sessions in Carlsbad, California! This amazing collaboration between myself, Leigh Castelli Photography, and The Funky Bus is a favorite! The sessions sell out every time we open booking, as people just love the Funky Bus. It […]

September 12, 2023

Jorden is the sweetest high school senior! I had the most wonderful time getting to know her while capturing her light and airy senior session on the sunny coast of Carlsbad, California. Jorden and her family were visiting Carlsbad from Arizona, where they spend most of their time. Jorden’s mom, Michele, wanted her senior portraits […]

September 5, 2023

I have had the great pleasure of knowing and photographing this awesome family of 7 for many years. We first met when our sons played on the same baseball team and we share the greatest little league memories together. However, time has quickly passed, the kiddos have grown, and this beautiful family has since moved […]

August 22, 2023

On the sun-kissed shores of Carlsbad, I recently captured the beautiful Leslie family for their California coastline beach session. This family session was special for several reasons. It was about more than updating their family portraits, as this family is preparing for a cross country move at the end of summer to Nashville, Tennessee. What […]

August 15, 2023

I had the privilege of capturing the Clute family for their gorgeous family beach session at the beautiful coastal setting of San Diego, California. Jennifer, the mom of the family, reached out to me about capturing their family while on vacation in the area. She wanted updated photos of their growing family and also to […]

August 8, 2023

I had the absolute best time capturing the Griffin family for their summer extended family session! This beautiful family of fourteen vacationed here in Rancho Santa Fe, California. With family members coming all the way from Texas and South Carolina, the Griffins created cherished memories against the breathtaking backdrop of a California rental property. Summer […]

August 1, 2023

I had the most amazing time photographing the Montgomery family who were visiting from Utah. Their Oceanside, California family session was gorgeous! This family of seven were vacationing here in sunny California. Mom was thrilled to finally get updated family photos of her five growing children! Their 5 kids range in ages from 3 to […]

July 25, 2023

Lizzie is a vibrant and sweet recent high school senior who has a joyful, contagious spirit. In the picturesque coastal town of Carlsbad, California I had the pleasure of capturing Lizzie’s amazing sunset beach senior session. I absolutely loved our time together and getting to know this sweet girl. From the moment I met Lizzie, […]

San Diego Family Photographer

July 18, 2023

The Dausers are the sweetest family! I had the pleasure of meeting them prior to this North County San Diego family session when I photographed their gorgeous home renovation by Keri Michelle Interiors. Since that first meeting, I have had the joy of watching their little family grow, capturing first their maternity session, and then […]

July 11, 2023

Peter and Rebecca, proud parents to two active and adorable little boys, Niko and Dylan, were eager to capture updated images of their family. Despite the gloomy, gray May weather, we had a wonderful time together and captured some truly sweet, priceless memories of this beautiful family during their San Diego family beach session. Beach […]

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Blogs from San Diego Photographer Leigh Castelli Photography highlighting recent work and helpful photography tips for the budding photographer.