San Diego Photographer

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I'm Mandy, a San Diego wedding photographer & educator specializing in fine-art photography. When I'm not photographing my amazing clients, I'm busy as an overly obsessive dog mom, capturing life’s beautiful moments with my husband, Chris, and reveling in Teddy antics. 

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Family At The Hotel Del Coronado Family Photography

Coronado Family Photos On The Sand Dunes

If you haven’t been to Coronado, I highly recommend checking out the Hotel Del Coronado and the iconic sand dunes just north of the hotel! This is such a lovely place for a family session. The dunes are private, and so lovely. Also, the powder soft sand paired with lush green ice plant makes for […]

Coronado Family Photos, Portraits

Family Photos In San Diego On Coronado Beach

Hotel Del Coronado | San Diego Family Vacation Portraits | Bowers Family

As you might know, capturing memories at the Hotel Del Coronado in San Diego is my favorite place to shoot. The Hotel Del Coronado is a historic hotel with lovely architecture and a quaint history. If your family decides to venture to this iconic hotel, then you should definitely consider investing in Hotel Del Coronado […]

Coronado Family Photos, Portraits

Coronado family beach photos at the Hotel Del Coronado | light and airy Coronado family session shot on film by Mandy Ford

Beach Family Portraits In Coronado | Margotta

Frank and Camila’s sun-drenched beach family portraits in Coronado were wonderful! Camila, another local photographer, chose me to document her special moments. It’s always such an honor! The two girls were full of energy. We laughed and ran around the Coronado Sand Dunes by the Hotel Del for nearly an hour! Beach family portraits in […]

Coronado Family Photos, Portraits

Beach Family Photo Outfit Inspiration | Coronado Family Photos Shot On Film By Mandy Ford Photography

Hotel Del Coronado Photos On The Beach | Flowers Family

The Flowers’ family had the perfect evening for their Hotel Del Coronado photos on the beach! We began the evening in the beautiful dunes where they could run around and play! I love this area of the beach because its private, but it photographs as if you’re the only one on the beach. Before moving […]

Coronado Family Photos, Portraits

Coronado Family Photographer | | Coronado Family Photos Shot On Film By Mandy Ford Photography

Coronado Island Family Vacation Photos | Gladstein

We had lovely weather for these Coronado Island Family Vacation Photos at the Hotel Del Coronado! The Gladstein family is from the Midwest, and come together as an extended family to make memories in Coronado each summer. What a perfect summer tradition! Hotel Del Coronado | Family Photos The Hotel Del is the perfect backdrop […]

Coronado Family Photos, Portraits

Coronado Family Photos | San Diego Beach Photos

Coronado Family Vacation Photos At The Hotel Del

Melonie and Joshua are the sweetest! They came all the way in from Louisiana. Melonie is the coolest blogger and attorney and has the cutest style and the kindest heart. I’ve read her posts and they’re so uplifting to read! Thank you for sharing your life, Melonie. Thank you for sharing your vacation with me […]

Coronado Family Photos, Portraits