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  • Nelson Lake Trail Dinkey Lakes Wilderness by Bessie Young
    Sierra Wildflower Hike | Nelson Lake Trail
    Sierra Wildflower Hike | Nelson Lake Trail Sierra National Forest – Dinkey Lakes Wilderness by Bessie Young   This year in California we had quite the winter which was great, but also meant that the trails would be closed for hiking for quite some time. I have been wanting to go up to Nelson Lake […]
  • Sanger Family Portraits by Bessie Young Photography
    Sanger Family Portraits | Grandparent and Grandchildren Session
    Sanger Family Portraits Grandparent and Grandchildren Session by Bessie Young I was beyond excited to get a phone call about being the photographer for a grandparent and grandchildren session. When it was mentioned, I thought to myself… This is the BEST idea ever! This session took place in Sanger, CA on an a beautiful farm. […]
  • Ironstone Vineyard 4th of July by Bessie Young
    Ironstone Vineyard 4th of July Celebration
    Ironstone Vineyard 4th of July Celebration Murphys, California by Bessie Young Photography Happy 4th of July weekend! I hope you are all having an amazing long weekend and enjoying every bit of it! Yesterday, July 1st 2017, Ironstone Vineyard in Murphys California put on a phenomenal firework show. This is something they have been doing […]
  • Happy Father's Day by Bessie Young
    Happy Father’s Day!
    Happy Father’s Day from Bessie Young anyone can be a father, but it takes a special person to be a dad – Anne Geddes Dads are truly special people. They really do it all no matter their occupation. At home they are: Teachers – teaching us right from wrong Doctors – to fix those skinned […]
  • Sonora Elementary Graduation Portraits by Bessie Young
    Sonora Elementary Graduation 8th Grade Portraits | Abbie
    Sonora Elementary Graduation 8th Grade Portraits Abbie by Bessie Young Photography   Any graduation day is a big day…. Pre-school graduation, 8th grade graduation, high school graduation, and college graduation. No matter which graduation comes and goes, these days are some of the biggest days of our lives. These are days that we want to […]
  • Photography tips and tricks | Learn to shoot manual mode by Bessie Young
    Photography Tips and Tricks | Introducing Light | Learn to shoot manual mode
    Photography Tips and Tricks | Introducing Light Learn to shoot manual mode by Bessie Young Hey Guys! This is the first video and blog in my fundamentals of light series in order to help you learn to shoot manual mode. Within this series we will be discussing Shutter Speed, Aperture, and ISO. With this series […]
  • Cherry Blossom Wedding by Bessie Young
    Cherry Blossom Wedding Stylized Shoot – Blooming Camp Ranch – Oakdale California
    Cherry Blossom Wedding Stylized Shoot Blooming Camp Ranch – Oakdale, California by Bessie Young The weather called for a massive storm, rain and snow in the low country… and we were scheduled to have our beautiful Cherry Blossom Wedding stylized shoot at Blooming Camp Ranch in Oakdale. There was going to be high winds and […]
  • Unboxing Sony A6500 by Bessie Young
    I finally got one! Unboxing Sony A6500
    Unboxing Sony A6500 By Bessie Young   I am beyond excited about finally getting the Sony A6500 (if you watched the video, you could probably tell by how many times I said it). This past week, I finally bit the bullet and decided that in order to really up my video game I needed to […]
  • Olympic National Park Adventuring by Bessie Young
    Was that a fish? Olympic National Park Adventuring
    Olympic National Park Adventuring by Bessie Young I was on a mission to spend as much time in Washington as I could with the little amount of time that I had. When booking my plane tickets I made sure to pick the earliest flight out and the latest flight back. That meant getting up much […]
  • Photography tips and tricks | Common Mistakes in Landscape Photography
    Photography tips and tricks | Common Mistakes in Landscape Photography
    Photography tips and tricks | Common Mistakes in Landscape Photography by Bessie Young Remember growing up and having your parents get mad at your sibling for something? Let’s just say I am the youngest of 4 girls so I got to watch my older siblings get in trouble. Yes there were lots of tears in […]