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Disneyland Family Session | Hill Disney Family Shoot!

Hi, I'm Vanessa!
Aloha and welcome to the blog! If you are a believer in Disney magic, waiting for your Hogwarts letter, or watches The Office on repeat, you my friend, are in the right place! Take a look around, get to know me and my work, and then, let's plan your special day!
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“For it is plain, as anyone can see. We’re simply meant to be.” — Jack and Sally

I am so excited to share with you guys one of my favorite families on the blog, and at my favorite place…Disneyland!!!!

I have had the absolute honor of photographing the Hill Family for the past 4 years, from when their youngest Audrey was a baby, from California to Hawaii!!

As a destination photographer and one who moves a lot because of the military, I typically don’t get to capture the same families year after year, which always makes me sad! But, life has a way of working out, and the Hill family has stuck by my side all of these years!

I was heading to Disneyland for work, and when I told Amanda I was doing some sessions at Disneyland, it literally worked out that we would be at Disneyland at the same time!

Now, Amanda doesn’t play around when it comes to her family’s attire! And when I met them at their hotel and they came down in these INCREDIBLE OUTFITS, I just about died!

And off to the parks we went!!! Midway through, we had some visitors by Sleeping Beauty’s castle that was so fun to capture! Then, they changed into their Nightmare Before Christmas outfits, and we took photos over by The Haunted Mansion, and since that was the end of our shoot, an amazing castmember let us get in the head of the line and ride the ride!

It was such a fun day of catching up, riding rides, and enjoying the company of clients who are truly lifelong friends!

Take a look at their Disneyland Family Session now!

Seriously, tell me this isn’t just the cutest session ever!!! Check out their Carmel Beach Family Session as well!

And, do you know that I had never seen The Nightmare Before Christmas before this session? I know, I know!! After this shoot and riding The Haunted Mansion with the Hill Family, I went home and got the DVD, watched it with my girls, and LOVED IT!!!!

Did you know that I have special discounts for Disneyland and Disneyworld sessions, especially Disney Weddings? YES, I DO! Send me a message and let’s plan your next magical session at Disney!

Vanessa Hicks is a destination wedding and portrait photographer based out of Oahu, Hawaii, but also travels worldwide! Vanessa Hicks Photography has also been named Hawaii’s #1 Wedding Photographer for 2018 and 2019 by Hawaii Magazine! Also specializes in engagements, couples, family and maternity sessions! Available for travel on all Hawaiian Islands and worldwide! Based in Hawaii and California!

Check out a few more of my favorites Disney Sessions here on the blog:

Melissa and Cary Disneyland Engagement Session

Ashley and Tristan’s Disneyland Couples Session

Brittani and Taylor’s Disneyland Engagement Session

Sarah’s Colorful Disneyland Portrait Session

Disneyland Family Session in the parks by Vanessa Hicks Photography


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