Magical San Francisco Newborn Session with Peyton

When I did this San Francisco newborn session, everything was still “normal”. Everyone was living life with relatively little worry. Now, life looks different, with Stay Home Health Orders and the world facing a modern pandemic. Through all of this, my goal has been to stay positive but real, and to keep life as secure...

Petaluma Family Photography

Every year I get the honor of photographing this sweet family! Most of my business is in San Francisco but I actually live in Petaluma. When my daughters were babies, I joined the Petaluma Mothers’ Club (PMC) to make some friends and to fellowship with other moms. It is HARD raising children, and simply having...

Newborn Lily in San Francisco! | Photography by Emily Payne

I was so excited to visit tiny newborn Lily in her home in San Francisco. Lily was as sweet as could be and she had a full head of beautiful silky hair. What a treat! Lily wasn’t the only sweet thing at this house. I also got to meet Lily’s big sister Amelia! My heart...

At-Home Newborn Session with Cole!

This Bernal Heights, San Francisco in-home newborn session will about make your heart melt. I simply love this family. I was thrilled when I got an email from a past client who was expecting her second little boy! I previously photographed Levi as a newborn and now I get to see him as a big...

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Newborn Photographer