This Sunset Maternity Session at the Beach took place on a warm summer day, few weeks before this lovely couple welcomed their baby girl. Sunset Maternity Session at the Beach by Los Angeles Birth photographer Diana Hinek in Santa Monica, California This mama had found me on the internet and briefly told me how precious these memories would be for her.She had survived a pretty bad car accident while pregnant and the doctors were not sure if she will be able to walk again. Sunset Maternity Session at the Beach by Los Angeles Birth photographer Diana Hinek in Santa Monica, California Not only, could she walk, she looked amazing and strong and certainly deserving of some photography celebration for her glowing belly. Sunset Maternity Session at the Beach by Los Angeles Birth photographer Diana Hinek in Santa Monica, California After a couple of shots at the house, we set off  for a Sunset Maternity Session at the Beach by the Santa Monica Pier Sunset Maternity Session at the Beach by Los Angeles Birth photographer Diana Hinek in Santa Monica, California and under the Pier… Sunset Maternity Session at the Beach by Los Angeles Birth photographer Diana Hinek in Santa Monica, CaliforniaIt was a beautiful afternoon. With a classic Santa Monica Sunset and a very warm water for Pacific Ocean standards. Sunset Maternity Session at the Beach by Los Angeles Birth photographer Diana Hinek in Santa Monica, California We also had a special guest: Marley the dog.We were able to bring him briefly on the sand for a few pictures. He was such a good dog and never barked, even when we had him wait while we snapped some photos in the water. Sunset Maternity Session at the Beach by Los Angeles Birth photographer Diana Hinek in Santa Monica, California We ended the session with a little souvenir of California and beach life. Sunset Maternity Session at the Beach by Los Angeles Birth photographer Diana Hinek in Santa Monica, California The American flag and a happy family ready to embrace their new love joining them soon.

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