Category: Newborn

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Newborn :: Baby Orlando

OMG this little dude is going to have a fun life! 2 older sisters, USC fanatics, and lots of giggles. Doesn’t get much better than this! Please welcome, one week…

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Newborn :: Baby Mackenzie

Weighing in at less than 6 pounds, this little darling was nothing but smiles. Baby Mackenzie was the sweetest little newborn baby girl. I just loved working with her and…

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Newborn :: Baby Avery

This is such a girl year! I love it! Coming from a mom of 3 boys, nothing makes me happier than soft, sweet, and PINK! Who knew I could love…

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Newborn :: Newborn Baby Landon

This kid. OMG. What a snuggle muffin! 8 days new and he posed, smiled, and cooed. What  a dream!   Landon just chillaxin in his denim overalls! ha!   Strr-eh-tch!…

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Newborn :: Sweet Baby Everly Is Here

This gorgeous little girl, adorned in the perfect little pink roses, was just a dream to work with. Her grandma brought in so many fresh flowers to inspire Everly’s pretty…

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Newborn :: Baby Dylan

Happy Wednesday! I am really enjoying this warm sunshine. It is making me crave summertime, beaches, and hot sand! I hope I can brighten up your week with this adorable hockey loving family….

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Newborn :: Baby Abby

Omg, I am just in love with this precious family and baby girl! She was born just in time to plop her into this adorable Christmas set up.. Can we talk…

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Newborn :: Baby Catalina

Not everything is Holly Berries and Christmas trees in the Photos By Monika studio! Sunny Manhattan Beach is feeling vibrant and springy! Mama bear and I decided to bring in…

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Newborn :: Evan

Another Manhattan Beach all boy family! I should start a club. There really are quite a few of us all-boy-moms. Angels, is what they were. Every single one. These three…

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Newborn :: Baby Dylan

Good morning! Look at the cuteness that landed in the studio! Baby Dylan was a dream to work with. He just snored away as I posed, changed, and snuggled him….

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Newborn :: Sweet Baby Avery

Happy first day of school! Whether it’s “woohoo” or “boohoo”, this little girl will surely make you smile. Please welcome precious Avery…   Thank you for sharing this beautiful experience…

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Newborn :: Baby Nixon

Oh my hotness! No need to turn up the temperature in the studio with this heat wave going on! The extra coziness of the studio must have contributed to baby…

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Newborn :: Baby Vroom

Everyday that you work with a newborn, you face new challenges and experience something for the first time. Every baby is different and requires a slight tweak of my technique….

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Newborn :: Baby Celia

I’m so excited to share with you, baby Celia. She is beautiful, just like her mom and dad. I usually only photograph newborns between 1-2 weeks old. After that, they…

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Newborn :: Chloe

Happy Tuesday! This little snowgal blew into the studio at 2 weeks old. So sweet and so precious!   The aqua/purple color scheme of this photo session is just so…

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Newborn :: Baby Wyatt

Happy Holiday Season to everyone! I have not blogged in such a long time. Partly because it is the busiest time of the year and partly because I didn’t want…

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Newborn :: William

“How Sweet It Is To Be Loved By You!” I can’t stop singing that song as I post this blog. I’m not going to lie and say that capturing these…

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Newborn :: Chase

I am so excited to finally post this baby! When I first spoke with Stephanie, she told me that her and her husband were big golfers. I ordered this outfit…

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Newborn :: Amelia

Hello beautiful Amelia! I have been working with this wonderful family for years and was so excited to meet their newest addition. Please welcome, 7 day new, Amelia…   And…

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Newborn :: Jake

  I did not take a maternity leave this time around because so many of my families from previous years were expecting a baby around the same time as me….

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Newborn :: Baby Kai

I think Manhattan Beach has the most beautiful babies and mamas! Oh my goodness, check out this beautiful family! I had the pleasure of meeting this wonderful family two years…

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Newborn :: Baby Henry

Four weeks ago today, I welcomed my 3rd boy, Henry Ryan. So yummy, so delicious. He was my first client of 2015 and such a stellar one he was! Not…

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Newborn :: Baby Max

I am so happy to share this little Christmas bundle of joy! 10 days old and pure deliciousness! Meet little Max..   His big brother, Dylan, was pretty fantastic and…

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Newborn :: Diego

Hello! I’m so excited to share images of this darling little man. Welcome,  9 day new, Diego. Isn’t he the sweetest?   I love this one. Such an angel!  

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Newborn :: Sweet Siena

Wholly Hotness! Manhattan Beach rarely sees temps above 78. This is insanity! There was definitely no need for added heat during little Siena’s photo shoot! Isn’t she the cutest? I…

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Newborn :: Michael

Good Afternoon! Such a beautiful day today in Manhattan Beach. I can’t wait to get out and soak up some Vitamin D! I am so excited to introduce, seven day…

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Newborn :: Baby Kate

Happy first day of spring! I can’t really complain as our entire winter felt like summer. Somehow, I am still ecstatic about the change of the season. There is no…

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Newborn :: Baby William

Such a sweet sweet boy to start my day. He was an angel the entire way through.  Oh, and the appetite on this kid… get another bottle stat! Mom has…

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Newborn :: Sweet Carter

Happy Monday! I hope everyone is recovering from a very low energy game. I don’t know, even the commercials were off for me yesterday. Loved Bruno Mars, but I need…

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Newborn :: May In December

  Happy December! I hope everyone had a wonderful Thanksgiving weekend. I had to take a little break from Christmas cards to introduce this angel to you. Meet 5 day…

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Newborn :: Baby Brett

Happy Monday y’all! Boy, am I am feeling the pending holidays! The parking lots are packed, trees are up, and holiday beanies are on! I couldn’t resist adding a few…

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Newborn :: Frankie

Happy Monday! I hope you all had a great weekend! For months, I have been anticipating working with the famous newborn photographer, Keri Meyers. Well, today is the day! I…

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Maternity :: Leah

One of the greatest rewards of being a newborn photographer, is growing with these families and their precious dumplings! I met Dan and Leah when they were pregnant with this…

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newborn :: Jack

A stunning little man was born into a beautiful family last month. My dear friend of over 15 years (yikes!) had her second baby and asked me to photograph him….

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Newborn :: Sweet Annabelle

Happy Wednesday everyone! If you follow me on Facebook, you’ve seen a little sneak preview of this angel. I have been so excited to share the full post with you….

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Newborn :: Baby Brody

This world has been blessed with so many beautiful babies in the last week. It must have been that full moon because so many of my mamas had their baby…

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Newborn :: Thambi

What a great way to start the week! A gorgeous baby and family. I even learned a special  word that worked its way into my heart. Thambi, a phrase in…

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Newborn :: Brady and Lucky

I had my first photo shoot after a 7 week maternity leave last week and it was wonderful. Carrie called me up and wanted someone to photograph her one week…

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Newborn :: Snuggle Bug

Happy Wednesday! So happy to report Mr. Max slept seven hours last night! Woohoo! That means mama will be back blogging and photographing very soon :) Unless of course, last…

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Newborn :: Baby Beau

Happy almost New Year’s everyone! I took a much needed break in December to get ready for the next addition to our family. Feeling more than prepared, I had to…

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Family :: Baby Laughs

Happy Thanksgiving week! Very excited for the food and the short week! Here is a fun Fall session. Seems that everyone is just dying for the season to change already….

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Newborn :: Baby Keegan

Hi!! If you saw my Facebook post last week, you’ll know that this little cutie won an honerary trophy  for “Best Baby Ever”. This little man slept the entire shoot…

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Newborn :: Baby Karis

Happy Monday!! If you haven’t visited the blog in a while, WELCOME to the new site! This is my first post with the shiny, happy, new, Photos By Monika website….

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Newborn :: Baby Fiona

Holy cow is this heat intense! I’m not complaining though, I swear. The last two summers in Manhattan Beach have been less than stellar. So bring on the sunshine! Precious…

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Newborn :: Welcome Baby Marlowe

Did I mention how much I love my job? On a weekly basis I get to meet and snuggle these little miracles. About a month ago, I met this family…

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Newborn :: Welcome To The World Heidi

Please meet Baby Heidi. Five weeks new and beautiful. A little more alert than a brand new- newborn, but so patient. It’s usually difficult to photograph a newbie when they…

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Newborn :: A Valentine’s Day Treat

Valentine’s Day is around the corner and I’m feeling a little lovey and a wee bit sentimental. I put together this video montage of a few of my favorite images….

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Newborn :: Baby Colette

The last few months have been truly a miracle. Little angels keep appearing everywhere! In particular, this beautiful baby girl. Colette Foxen was born almost two weeks ago to one…

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Newborn :: Anja

2012 has blessed me with some beautiful new additions into this world. Meet this gorgeous baby girl with a name to match…

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Newborn :: Little Will

What a great start to a new year! So much fun voting for “Best Babies of 2011” and now the first Best Baby of 2012! This family was a dream…

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Newborn :: Baby Aubrey

Ok. Well she’s not mine, but close. I love her like she was mine. A friend from highschool, roommate from college, and a friend for life, gave birth to this…

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Newborn :: Welcome Baby Kaia

I have had such an amazing few weeks of photographing babies. Big doe eyed munchkins. But this is my first newborn in awhile. So sweet, so soft, and so tiny!!…