Product Photography: Jewelry, Beauty & More

An overview of Product Photography “Product photos are an important part of any product-based company’s branding. Especially with social media being such a big aspect of marketing.” This is a rather long post about product photography – written from the standpoint of a product photographer. You will find information on different types of product photography. […]

The Flower & the B, table arrangement at the Little Kitchen. Oakland Wedding Photographers Ella Sophie

Intimate Family Style wedding at The Little Kitchen, Oakland

Intimate Family Style wedding at The Little Kitchen, Oakland Recently I photographed an intimate family style wedding at the Little Kitchen. The Little Kitchen is a part of Jessica Laskey’s catering business. Located in Montclair in Oakland and featuring the most adorable round yellow windows. Zoe and John decided on having a small family oriented […]

Purple lingerie and hair with lavender flowers. Ethereal goddess portrait by Ella Sophie. Oakland CA

Ethereal Portraits: Obsessed with flowers & badass hair

❝That’s the thing with magic. You’ve got to know it’s still here, all around us, or it just stays invisible for you.❞ Ethereal Portraits: Floral Badass Hair Styling Inspiration Sometimes things don’t go as planned. This creative editorial photo shoot was one of those times. I’ve had these floral ethereal portraits in my head for […]

Natural unposed portrait photography, by Oakland photographers Ella Sophie

Punk Rock Boudoir & Body Shaming

Punk Rock Boudoir Ok so I’ll start out by saying how excited I am about sharing this punk rock boudoir photo session! I’ve always had a rebel streak. And find myself often connecting with people who walk the offbeat path in life. So I love that this session embraced Zoe’s personal style and attitude. Combining […]

Close up natural beauty portrait by photographer Ella Sophie. Model Queen of Freckles

Queen of Freckles

Portraits for the Queen of Freckles I got to combine so many of my favorite things for this empowering portrait photoshoot! Some of you may have noticed I like the color orange. I’m currently wearing an orange shirt with a lion illustration on it. I’m also a sucker for freckles, I’ve always loved freckles and […]

Women Artists & Business Owners Portrait Special, Oakland, San Francisco Bay Area. Photographer Ella Sophie

Women Artists & Business Owners Portrait Special 2018

I’m bringing back the Portrait Special for women artists and business owners! Guess what folks, Spring is just about here! Which means my anniversary is around the corner! And that means that my annual portrait special for women artists and business owners is back! Ok, I think I’ve used up my exclamation points for this […]