Chic Critique Cover Contest :: Color

Submitting this bright, bold and colorful image for the Chic Critique Cover Contest!  The theme for the next issue is color.  We’ll find out when the issue comes out Jan 2015!

Teisha :: Ponderosa High School Senior Portraits

Teisha, a senior at Ponderosa High School, has the most amazing eyes!!  This sweet all-American girl is not only beautiful, but tough.  Did I mention she plays rugby?!  Check out Teisha’s session below… See behind-the-scenes footage and a video of Teisha’s … Continue reading

Those eyes! {El Dorado Hills Senior Photographer}

Last weekend, Teisha, a senior at Ponderosa High School, had her senior session with me.  I’m still making my way through the session, but I just had to share this one!  Those eyes….are AMAZING!  Stay tuned for more beautiful images … Continue reading

Samantha DeLeon Photography :: Featured on Chic Critque Forum

Samantha DeLeon Photography :: Featured on Chic Critque Forum

This morning I found out I was one of 5 winners on Chic Critique Forum for their “sun” challenge! I took this image of my oldest “whipping” her hair during this video.  Saw the sun coming down just right and … Continue reading

White Family {El Dorado Hills Family Photographer}

The White family  and our family became friends last summer during our first year with TAZ (El Dorado Hills’ swim team).  Throughout the many (long) swim meets, Alana and I were able to plan out their family session.  This family loves … Continue reading

Hudson {El Dorado Hills Children Photographer}

I got to spend some time with this sweet little man.  Hudson recently signed with 8×10 Models and needed some head shots.  This little guy is such a natural and has the most gorgeous blue eyes.  See for yourself… (Adorable, right?)

Testing the light {El Dorado Hills Child Photographer}

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I was prepping for my session with little Hudson and had my sidekick (aka my littlest one) come with me.  She was so good and I’m so proud of her.  She helped me entertain Hudson and get some great shots. … Continue reading

Boys will be boys {El Dorado Hills Family Photographer}

Ken won a session with me at a raffle with an amazing local non-profit Hands4Hope.  He was so excited!  He has never had family pictures taken, professionally, ever!  He wanted to do a session with his two sons.  I was … Continue reading

One Year! {El Dorado Hills Children Photographer}

Little Miss Cassady is now one year old!  I tried out something new and creative with her mom.  Instead of outdoor/lifestyle, we opted for a plain white background and some adorable overlays hand drawn by Cassady’s mom. Of course, had … Continue reading

The Jacobs Family {Folsom Family Photographer}

I had the privilege of photographing the Jacobs family last month.  It was a long time coming, but we finally we’re able to lock down a date that worked out!  I’m so glad it did too.  Such a beautiful family … Continue reading