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Ok, I have to say – birth photography is definitely my thing, but maternity may just be a close second. I recently did a vibrant boho maternity shoot in Mesa AZ, and this session was straight out of a fairytale! The heavy rainfall last month gave this location at Coon Bluff in the most beautiful, […]

This vibrant boho maternity shoot in Mesa AZ, was straight out of a fairytale! The beautiful, lush greenery at Coon Bluff gave this shoot a dreamy vibe. Photo by Kaylene Carinna Photography.

January 28, 2020

In staying true to my beliefs in being open and honest, I want to get a little vulnerable here and share my journey to motherhood. This is going to be long, but it’s a story that has shaped so much of who I am today, and why I left a high-paying and stable job to […]

January 23, 2020

I recently had the opportunity to do fresh 48 newborn photography in Gilbert AZ at Mercy Gilbert Medical Center. That hospital holds such a special place in my heart, as it’s where my own son was born. Going back there for this session brought back so many memories! I could not have had an easier […]

A newborn baby stretches out in its hospital bassinet for a fresh 48 newborn photography session.

January 17, 2020

Each year, the International Association of Professional Birth Photographers hosts an image competition for its members to submit their best photos from the previous year. Although I am an IAPBP member, I originally was not planning on participating in the competition this year. 2019 was my first year photographing births, and there are some seriously […]

January 13, 2020

I had the honor of documenting my very first birth last October. It was such a pinnacle moment for me to finally be doing this. I wasn’t online watching another birth video or looking at birth photos – I was THERE. And it felt so natural to be there, like I was in my element. […]

January 9, 2020

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