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Get your culture on! We often give back to the local dance community of San Diego, donating our time and images to help promote the local arts (in a day and age where funding is scarce for this type of cultural enrichment). Most recently, we contributed to Yolande Snaith’s imaginative and unique work, being featured […]

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  • Kristy D - Love the images! Can’t wait to hang with you guys again!

I thought we might give you all a sneak peek at Maribel and Kyle’s beautiful ceremony and reception over at the Darlington House from last weekend. Don’t worry my friends…we’ll have plenty more (along with a slideshow) once the happy newlyweds get back from their fabulous honeymoon in Europe! Oh, and check out the rings […]

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Have you ever met a couple that were just made for each other? Krista and Scott are those people. We knew this when we first met them and their engagement session confirmed that for sure. We have been looking forward to their wedding at St. James Episcopal in La Jolla and their reception at the […]

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  • Aaron - I know that wall!!! Hello wedding bowl! Awesome set of images Jeff and Betsy!

  • Charise - love his reaction during the first glance 🙂 Great images and what a cool location!

  • ohana photographers - david & kimi - hellllooooo awesome! gorgeous couple and the dance shots are pure awesome guys!!! love the shot in front of the museum sign!

  • Melissa - BEAUTIFUL! Gotta love sunny San Diego! 🙂

  • Steve - Hey I love the wall shots guys! Nice work!

  • Kevin Mudd - Hey guys,
    Beautiful pictures!!! So full of life and very creative. Love your energy, transfers to your work really well.
    life is sweet-

  • Seini - I’ve just discovered your site and am now a new fan. Beautiful work!

  • Brianna Dowdy - Wow great shots and a beautiful couple! I am going to have to add you to my blog stalker list. You shot me at a TTD shoot a few years ago and I loved the images.

Melissa is a previous La Vida Bride and has become a great friend of ours. She and her husband Brandon (one of the coolest cats I know) live in New York and come down to San Diego regularly to visit with friends and family. Remember that fun shoot we had with them in the laundromat? […]

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  • Amanda Dahlgren - Yummy! And gorgeous photographs!!!

  • Melissa - OMFG!!!!! If I can only really say what that means!!!!! Again I am absolutely speechless and you have rocked it one more time for me. I’m just going to sit here in silence and ENJOY……THANK YOU!

  • Evan Bishop - Amazing images guys! Magazine quality without a doubt. You guys did a great job … absolutely love the garden themed cupcakes! YUM!!!!

  • Aaron - So yummy! I almost ate the computer screen!!!

  • Stephen Knuth - Dang!! How amazing are those cookies & cakes! I love your logo one. I hope you got to taste all of that stuff!? I am actually curious on the lighting! Was this natural lighting or something along the lines of a norman studio set-up with a small white backdrop? Looks great!

  • Steve - wow there is serious talent with all kinds of photography here, I will be back for more!.

  • Amy Petrone - SOOOOOOO YUMMMY!!!!! Makes me want to bite into my screen!

  • Charise - wow, these are some yummy images of yummy treats!! Great job showcasing this beautiful work.

  • Erin Youngren - Absolutely beautiful! Both the design of the desserts themselves and the way you brilliantly photographed them. These are gorgeous!

  • Sylvia Borgo - I think I just gained 10 lbs. Mmmmm, so yummy! Delicious images!

  • Michelle Bellofatto - These are way too pretty to eat! Gorgeous shots Betsy.

  • Amber Dawn - Um…yeah. YUM!!! Her cakes are amazing! Nice images you guys!

  • oneshotbeyond - why does all the good stuff have to be in New York? I can’t peel my eyes away from the beauty in her work. I can only imagine that they would taste great too.

  • Brenda Downing - Melissa your desserts are magnificent, you are truly gifted, every one of your creations is perfect in every way. To receive any confectioneries from Melissa is a gift, you can tell they all, are maid with love. absolutely beautiful. The Photography by La Vida is excellent, I loved your Wedding, Couples, At the laundromat, sessions and now Melissa’s Fabulous Desserts. Great Work.

  • ohana photographers - david & kimi - ok this post is just cruel!!! the carrot cupcakes are awesome!

  • Alyssa Turner - Awesome pix! I love the detail and crispness. The food looks yummy and I think I am very hungry now!

  • Kevin Mudd - Cool Cake! 😉

  • Dave DeCaro - That is absolutely cruel to post those gorgeous photos of those AMAZING cookies. I want one of those sugar cone cupcakes!

  • Bethany Murphy - Oh my word! I think I just fell even more in love with Dessert! Not sure how that is possible, but those are works of art! AMAZING! I love the way you guys brought them to life, fabulous! What a fun shoot 🙂

  • cynthia - love the pics, have to try the cookies. Anyone know the name of Melissa’s cake businesss, need to locate them ASAP

  • more of melissa’s fab desserts | la vida home studio » Life of La Vida - […] loved helping Melissa out with her original product shoot, and of COURSE we were thrilled when she called us up for a fresh batch of “sweets” […]

  • » Life of La Vida - […] shown above were created by the fabulous Melissa of Dough & […]

  • even more fab desserts by dough & batter | la vida home studio » Life of La Vida - […] to see more of our shoots with Melissa and her delicious cookies and cakes? Here ya go! melissa’s fabulous desserts more of melissa’s fab desserts Share this post with your friends using these fab social […]

It seems like every time we meet Joanna and Larry, the sun makes a glorious appearance. It happened during their engagement session, and it was certainly true for their wedding last Saturday! We fell in love with the Darlington House awhile back, and we were so happy to create some special images for these two […]

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  • Melissa - GORGEOUS! LOVE the detail shots. Especially her gown hanging from the banister and the ring shot! That one made me take a second look…..Rock on you two!!!!!

  • Marj - You guys are so amazing – love this wedding! Beautiful, beautiful shots.

    <3 Marj

  • Ashley Daniell - I loved this wedding! The shots are amazing, plus I’m in love with the bride’s hair! LOL

  • Erin Youngren - Killer dress shot! And the little girls are so adorable!

  • Jamila - BEAUTIFUL pictures – as always 🙂 (And the bride’s hair color is absolutely incredible)

  • Mark Brooke - Awesome shoot! Love the shot of the rings in the books!

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