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Michelle De La Vara Photography is a multi-award winning photography studio that specializes in weddings, quinceañeras, senior, and fashion photography. We serve the greater Southern California area.
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We are professional photographers in Los Angeles proudly serving our clients. Our photography is unique and artistic. Our goal is to capture your moments creatively and beautifully so you will have exquisite photography to cherish forever.

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Learn important techniques to make your photography shine! Christine Diaz’ simple and practical techniques will take your photography to the next level. Two day workshop is only $500. This will be a portfolio building workshop! We will cover off camera flash both indoors and outdoors, in addition to posing, continuous light, editing, and much more. Use the button below to register now. Topics Covered: Flash Natural Light Continuous Light Posing Post-Processing and more… Location: Michelle De La Vara Photography 6729 Washington Avenue Whittier, CA 90601 Day 1 Tentative Schedule: Morning: Lecture and Examples Afternoon: Shooting out in the field (flash and natural light) Location to be announced Evening: Night Shooting using continuous light Day 2 Tentative Schedule:  Morning: Post-Processing Early Afternoon: Studio Shoot Early Evening: Outdoor Shoot Q & A Session THIS SCHEDULE IS TENTATIVE AND SUBJECT TO CHANGE DEPENDING ON WEATHER. Read more
Congratulations to Mr. and Mrs. Testani who celebrated their wedding on July 29, 2017 in the Los Angeles area. The couple was absolutely stunning and it was a pleasure to work with this kind family. The ceremony took place at the gorgeous St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church in North Hollywood, followed by their reception at the Dream Palace Banquet Hall in Glendale. Read more