Elmer & Sandy Anniversary

Sandy & Elmer got married last year. They hired me to shoot their wedding video and came back a year later, for an anniversary session. I am totally grateful for their friendship and commitment to my business. Most of my clients are repeat customers that have became friends. This is my invitation to you, let […]

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The Wahine Session

wahine |wäˈhēnē| female, femininity; feminine I love that there’s a term that fits a lifestyle for young girls who are out going, smart and beautiful; the word Wahine (/wäˈhēnē) in Hawaiian means just that. We want to incorporate portrait photography and empowerment in our vision; thus, the birth of The Wahine Session. This is Savannah. […]

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beloved anniversary session is the new silver

beloved anniversary portrait session, is the new silver for an anniversary gift. Give the gift that lasts.   Book by valentine’s day, and get a introductory price till June of 2013 plus an 8×12 image. beloved 2013 from JACKRATANA on Vimeo. *beloved Silver package, contact here:            

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VISION

How you see and what you see in photography is imperative as a professional photographer. If I lose that vision, might as well go back and work a 9 to 5 job in my opinion. Looking through that view finder and see all that ambitious, monumental moments in the world, tantalizing colors, and the power […]

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Candiss & Fedna Los Angeles Wedding

Candiss & Fedna “Your love Never Change” from JACKRATANA on Vimeo. There was a time in my life where I used to wake up in the morning and go the work at the Waikiki Aquarium, worked 8 hrs, and after that go surfing right next door. Surfed for about an hour then head to church […]

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Erin & Robert Long Beach Wedding

When Erin and Robert contacted me to be there wedding photographer, I asked them of when, and where, you know, the usual questions. After our Skype session, I knew they were my kind of bride and groom. Another word, they fit with what I am about; passion, and deep love for their family. For me, […]

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Sandee & Shaun, Yorba Linda, Nixon Library, Fairy Tale Princess Wedding

On Saturday April 21st 2012, I was fortunate enough to be Sandee & Shaun Fairy Tale Princess Wedding photographer at The Nixon Library in Yorba Linda. Sandee is a referral from one of my good friends Brian Hamilton from SuiteM Studio in Costa Mesa, CA. Brian is also a very successful wedding photographer. I feel a […]

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Cristina & Brian Costa Mesa Wedding

After a rainy Friday where it was raining cats and dogs in Orange County, CA. Saturday was so redeeming, showing up at Calvary Chapel Costa Mesa, my old stomping ground to photograph Cristina & Brian’ wedding. I remember going to that church when I was growing up, and had great memories of this place where […]

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JETT

I took a break during business meetings and errands to stop by my friends Kevin & Tammie today. My first visit to see their beautiful little boy and had to capture some images. I can’t help but gazing into his eyes and see the wonders where troubles melt like lemon drops, away above the chimney […]

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