Web Analytics Made Easy - Statcounter

Things come and go, but experiences stay with you, and nobody can take them away from you. That’s why I decided to embark on an unforgettable trip to Japan this past fall with my three boys. I made sure to bring my Canon EOS 3 and a bunch of 35 mm Portra 400 rolls with me to capture our journey of Japan Tavel Photography on Film.

Japanese Girls in Gion District

The series of events that led me to photograph one of the funnest Santa Cruz Family Sessions I have ever had! One of my clients, and biggest supporters, gifted her favorite, closest relative, and only brother a Family Session as a Christmas gift. Her brother and his nuclear family had a tradition of renting a […]

Santa Cruz Beach Family Session

I was trying to capture the essence of what a full custom sessions looks like photographing this beautiful family of six. These type of sessions are the ones where I have time for creative freedom. First of all, I trust and faith that the universe put this family in my path for a reason. With […]

Spanish Family Bay Area

Photographing this family during one of the most challenging times our generation has experienced:  a global pandemic; and historic large California fires,  makes me appreciates my clients more than any other time in my 8 years in business. It fills me with joy; it makes me grateful; and it gives me purpose; which research shows […]

Sisters hugging

The Revamp of a Brand – Why? Joanna Struiksma-Facey is the chef behind Bright Spot Bake Shop in Morgan Hill, California. She was following her dreams, like many of us are, and while in the transition from a corporate job as a industrial designer for a big multinational company, to motherhood  in a brand new […]

Cook Book Cover

In my 8 years as a professional photographer, I have learned that it’s important to re-group, and shoot for yourself.  You get hired to photograph other’s people experiences, and love; but it’s always good to back to photographing your own love, and your own experiences. Last year I made a conscious decision not to photograph […]

Another favorite San Jose At Home Session on the books, for this Almaden Valley Photographer. This gorgeous family’s first and only son was turning one year old, and to celebrate, they invited me into their home to photograph their family. When I asked the mom why she was hiring me, and she said… “I just […]

Just when writing this post, I realize how I can be taken back to a place, and moment from a picture. It’s truly powerful. I finally get to show you the images from my road trip with my younger brother from Southern Germany to Italy. I loved to have had the opportunity to travel to […]

You may be wondering why I love shooting at home sessions so much. Don’t get me wrong, I love a beautiful outdoor session with beautiful light, and that has been my specialty for a while; but I think that at-home sessions allow for a certain authenticity that is hard to accomplish elsewhere. You are in […]

Design by PinPoint Local Grimsby
© 2022 Cyntia Apps Photography, All Rights Reserved

105 N 1st St #1710 San Jose, CA 95113

Branding | Commercial | Food | Editorial | Family

social

Sign-Up for my Newsletter