GET TO KNOW WHO IS BEHIND
I am Ana!
“Hi! Thanks for being here!
As a photographer, it is my passion to meet new people and bring their visions to life through the lens of a camera. For each session I like to get to know a little bit about my clients so that I can incorporate who they are in their shoot & having fun is a must!
I believe not every movement has to be posed and that is why I love giving prompts to my clients. It’s all about genuine smiles and good laughs! My aim? To freeze those unique moments you can cherish forever.”
Being able to work in a field that fulfills me is a genuine blessing. Grateful to God & to my supportive husband and children, they are my constant motivation to strive for excellence.
FUN FACTS ABOUT ANA
what are you most likely doing on your day off...
When I am not behind the camera I am most likely be catching waves with my boys at the lake. Being a mom of boys and paired with my adventurous husband, pushes me to get out of my comfort zone. Call me Captain Ana!
sport Interest ...
I am a passionate sport enthusiastic, NOT the athletic type, more like coaching from the sidelines fan, whether its baseball, football, soccer, I enjoy watching sports live or hanging our with family and friends. Game on!
Bevarage of choice...
Confession time: Proud coffee addict here, and my heart belongs to Shaken Espresso, lattes, and Macchiatto.
Surprisingly, the aroma didn’t win me over in my younger days. I guess adulthood brings its own set of perks.
“100% ocean enthusiast!
The Pacific holds a special place in my heart, stemming from my roots in Sonora, Mexico. Family beach trips were non-negotiable, a tradition where weekends were dedicated to camping, playing, and feasting by the shore. Good times and salty air – that’s where my heart belongs!
"Congrats on your engagement! I am humbled you are here. Ever since I can remember, I have always been drawn to photographs. Always analyzing poses, wardrobe, composition, location, and lighting. The most precious gift I received in my teens was a little hot pink point-and-shoot camera, since then I discovered the pleasure of being behind the camera. While in college, I started my photography business. In 2006, I documented my first wedding, and the rest, as they say, is history."
Born and raised in sunny southern california, I'm now bringing up two wonderful and sweet boys under Arizona's cotton candy sunsets, with the unwavering support of my husband by my side.
FUN FACTS ABOUT STEPHANIE
An interesting travel experience...
My solo trip to Spain straight out of college was a blast! I hit up Madrid, Barcelona, and more vibrant cities, soaking in all the colorful vibes. Hiking mountains between Spain and France? Totally exhilarating! Met some amazing people along the way who made my adventure even more magical. Laughter, exploration, unforgettable moments – Spain stole my heart! Viva España!
A memorable moment from my photography journey...
Assisting a photoshoot for Kali Uchis for Nylon en Español was a dream come true in my photography journey. Meeting an incredible photographer whom I admire added an extra layer of inspiration to the experience. Witnessing the creativity and collaboration that went into every detail filled me with excitement. It was a fun day and the memories of that photoshoot will always hold a special place in my photography journey.
A favorite quote that inspires me...
When you do what feels hard, you learn that you have the ability to do hard things. You don't just stumble upon courage, you cultivate it.
TACOS always sound good after a small shoot or a long wedding day!
And you better believe I’m craving PHO all year round, even in the blazing Arizona summer heat.
Music I tend to listen to while editing photos...
When I’m editing photos, my go-to soundtrack is usually a playlist on Spotify called “Bowie Radio.” It’s a curated collection of all the music I adore, ranging from the iconic tunes of Bowie himself, to the timeless melodies of Fleetwood Mac, Elton John, The Smiths, Queen, The Doors, and Radiohead.
OUR FOCUS & PURPOSE
At Ana and Stephanie Photography LLC, true service goes beyond packages – it’s our legacy! With over 10 years of experience, we’re not just photographers; we’re dedicated to making your special day unforgettable. Your wedding day is our top priority, and we approach it with open hearts and a soothing presence.
We’re more than just photographers – we’re here to serve and guide you every step of the way. From providing unlimited images to helping create a personalized timeline, we’re like your trusted bridesmaids. Our focus is on capturing real emotions and connections, not just perfect poses.
Whether you’re planning a grand celebration or an intimate gathering, your wedding day marks the start of something beautiful, and we’re thrilled to be part of it!