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San Diego Photographer | Well, here we are!! The end of 2021!!!! And I don’t know about you, but was 2021 in any way like this for you?

No?!? Just me?!?!?

Even though 2021 might have been just as crazy, if not crazier than 2021, that doesn’t mean that there wasn’t some, no…..a LOT of magic that was still captured this year!!!

After the year that shall not be named from last year, it was so good to ‘get back to work’! The beginning of the year started slowly with quite a bit of reschedules in the 1st quarter, but then Q2 hit, and WOW……hello sessions!!!

San Diego Photographer | Vanessa Hicks Photography

maternity session at walt disney world

This year, I was lucky to capture portraits all over the country!!! Once I got my Annual Passes for both Disneyland and Disneyworld, that opened the doors for some magical sessions!

I love doing these recap blog posts each and every year! It’s fun to go back throughout the year, choose some of my favorite images, and reminisce and be so thankful for a job that I love to do!

For the portraits category, includes families, senior sessions, maternity and pregnancy announcements, floral tub sessions, really all sessions that are not engagements/couples and weddings (those recap blogs are coming this week!

current miss hawaii allison chu in the floral bath by vanessa hicks photography

San Diego Photographer | Vanessa Hicks Photography

For this roundup, you are going to see some amazing sessions at both Disneyland and Disneyworld, beautiful floral tub sessions to include the current Miss Hawaii 2021 Allison Chu, and also the current Miss Earth USA 2021 Marisa Butler! Beautiful maternity sessions, fun senior sessions, amazing families, and so much more!

Best of 2021- Portraits

I can’t even DEAL with all of the incredible portraits that were captured this year! 2021 may have been a bit crazy too, and I know that we are all holding our breath for what the next year will bring, but here’s the beauty of what I do.

Memories fade.

This crazy time will eventually pass.

But, your memories, now more than ever, always, always, deserve to be captured. Love is still here. Happy days are still here! And I am so honored to capture so many portraits this year!

Stay tuned for the remainder of the week for Best of 2021 for Couples/Engagements, Weddings, and also my 2022 recap!!!

**If for some reason you don’t see your photo, it’s a simple accident!! So many photos to go through I might have missed it!!!**

Check out a few other blog posts:

Portraits: Best of 2020

Best of 2020- Couples

Best of 2020- Weddings



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