Category Archives: Family Portraits

San Diego and Southern Oregon Family Photographer // The Gryniewicz Family

I had so much fun hanging out with this family! Watching these boys run around and play in the dirt had me smiling the whole time! Daisy Varley Photography San Diego + Southern Oregon Photographer Weddings // Family // Maternity // Babies // Kids

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A Family Session in the Desert // Phoenix Family Photographer

I had so much fun photographing this family in Tempe a few weeks ago. It was probably around 110 degrees, but it didn’t bother them one bit. They definitely know how to have a good time! There’s something about desert light and life that really captivates me, especially towards sunset when the colors transition from...

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San Diego Family Session // The Mueller Family

I met up with this rad family at one of my favorite spots in San Diego. This was a fun session. The boys got to roam free and I just had to keep up. Loved it. My camera may have taken a liking to Evan with his beautiful red hair and blue eyes. His big...

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Visalia Family Session // The Corial-Tapia Family

Several times a year, I head home to Central California to visit family and my closest childhood friend, Apple. this September, she’s getting married to her sweetheart and lucky me I get to be the maid-of-honor! Love this family! Much love to you, my friends. Daisy

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Sunset Cliffs Family Session // The Rodriguez Family

love, love, love when I can watch a family grow! how did I get so lucky? I first met lilly and jose a couple of years ago for their engagement session…and now they have the sweetest boy! we met at sunset cliffs, one of my favorite spots of all of san diego.  you three are...

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San Diego Family Session // The Trull Family

Okay, how perfect are their smiles? Seriously, these smiles were non-stop throughout the entire session. Now that’s not always the case when you’re photographing little ones. Sometimes, they’re moody, distracted or just plain silly, but these kids were all smiles and it was infectious. Children have this amazing ability to befriend someone within minutes of...

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San Diego Family Session // Jeremy, Melissa + baby Curren

Jeremy and Melissa are friends of mine and I couldn’t be happier that they were blessed with this beautiful baby boy! I’m so happy that I could document this very special time in their lives. Meet Curren. Cool name, right? Jeremy is a competitive surf coach and an avid surfer, so of course he had to name...

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The Geiger Family

  A family of artists. I so enjoyed photographing this family. Can I just say how impressed I was with these kids? Because I was. I believe children should be given the space to explore, imagine and create and I feel that Cheyenne and Karl have done an amazing job as parents. You can see...

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Holiday Sessions // special!

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Family Session // Lucy, Say-ho + Annabelle

This is long overdue. One of my favorite couples had a sweet baby girl, Annabelle, earlier this year and I was so very happy that they asked me to photograph the three of them at their home in Ramona. What a perfect place to raise your child, out in the mountains, away from the sounds...

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San Diego Family Photographer // The Gorhams

I first met Jessica a couple of years ago when our daughters were first graders in the same school. We became good friends. I was stoked when she asked me to photograph her sweet family!   Lots of love, Daisy Interested in booking a session? Awesome! You can shoot me an email –> info@daisyvarley Give...

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San Diego Family Session [Smiths + Handysides]

What an amazing session full of beautiful light, a great location and lots of love and laughter. One of the great qualities about this group is how solid they are as family. They support and truly care for each other. On this particular day, the weather forecast predicted rain. I told Becky [the gorgeous mama...

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La Jolla family portraits [Buchholz Family]

 8 a.m. portrait session with an awesome family at La Jolla Cove, one of the most beautiful spots in San Diego. Yes, it was early and I’m not usually a morning person, but it was definitely worth it. There’s something about being near the ocean in the morning (or any time of the day for that...

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Lemoore Family Photographer [The Corial Family]

And last, but not least in my hometown family sessions is Apple and her two sons. She was my closest friend in Junior High. Even as awkward as that time was, I have so many great memories hanging out with this girl. Whether we were playing basketball, track, volleyball or softball together, playing flute in...

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Lemoore Family Photographer [The Dutra Family]

Kristen was another one of my good friends from Junior High. She was one of the most genuine, happy girls that I knew…and still is! Before her family session, I hadn’t seen her in 10 years! As soon as we got out of our cars, we squealed with delight! It’s as if time hadn’t passed....

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Lemoore Family Photographer [The Kroll Family]

Last weekend, I traveled to my hometown in Central California to visit family and photograph old friends of mine and their brood. It was fun seeing Erica again…we go way back to Junior High. Erica and I played the same sports, shared the same friends…and even the same boyfriends. Hehe. Next year will be our...

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SAN DIEGO PORTRAITS [THE WILLIAMS FAMILY]

Have I mentioned how much I [heart] this family? Because I do…I really, really do Much love, Daisy

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Ja Jolla Family Portrait Session [Lippuner-Henen Family]

11.24.09 I first met Jeni + Rolf when they hired me to document their wedding. Since then, they’ve welcomed us into their home, invited us to their baby shower and now allowed us to photograph the new addition to their family, the sweet Leylah Mae. I feel as though this friendship just began and now...

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prelude . San Diego Family Portraits [Coco's Family]

09.20.09 This was my very first early morning family session and I am so in love with the lighting at this time. Fog with a little bit of sunshine filtering throughI’m excited to show you more… Much love, Daisy

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La Jolla Family Portraits [Williams Family]

09.11.09 I love this sweet family, especially Tyran, Austyn and Kaden, who just turned 1! Love. Much love, Daisy

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prelude . La Jolla Family Portraits [Williams Family]

09.11.09 It was so nice seeing this family again. I can’t believe how much these kids have grown! So cute! More to come soon… Daisy

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Balboa Park Family Portraits [Uribe Family]

07.19.09 I had so much fun during this family session. They are so adorable! We met at Balboa Park right before sunset and the light was just perfect! Kids will be kidsIt seemed like half the time they were dipping their hands in the fountains or running around. Love these girls! As soon as they...

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prelude . Balboa Park Family Portraits [Uribe Family]

07.19.09 Love this family! More to follow soon… Much love, Daisy

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San Diego Family Portraits [Williams Family]

I first met Tyra and John at Marivic and Joe’s wedding more than a year ago. I was so happy when she asked me to photograph her family , including the newest addition at only 2 months. Hope everyone has an awesome weekend! Daisy

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Windansea Portraits

10.30.08 My friend Melissa, Sophia and I spent some time getting our feet wet and enjoying life at Windansea Beach. Sophia doesn’t waste any time. She’s all business when at the beach. I’ll be sharing some images that Melissa took of me very soon. Hope everyone had a safe and Happy Halloween! Daisy

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