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  1. Andrei

    24 Sep 2014

    Model: Andrei Lis Photographed & Styled by Kara Nixon I find the best shoots are the spontaneous ones where you have a location in mind or a certain look and you just kind of let it happen. Andrei and I made a trip down to Laguna Beach and just went…


  2. A Boudoir Moment

    17 Sep 2014

    Abbey and I shot a week ago and made sure to get in some boudoir type images. Enjoy.


  3. Wedding Preview: Jamie + Matt

    17 Sep 2014

    Jamie and Matt were both my managers at In N Out at one point or other. I had the pleasure of photographing their wedding. Here are a couple of previews from the day.


  4. Edgy Brandy

    08 Sep 2014

    Model: Mikalah of Two Management, Elite Miami, Lions NY & Osbrink LA Wardrobe: Shaina Feldman Photographer: Kara Nixon When planning this session, I initially envisioned something resembling Brandy Melville, but once I knew I would be working with Shaina, I knew I wanted something a little bit sexier and edgier.…


  5. New Face. New Studio.

    01 Sep 2014

    I had the pleasure of photographing Tom of Two Management this past week. A typical Thursday for me consists of driving 2 hours to get to LA in the morning. This past Thursday was just like that, except this time I had 4-5 shoots lined up. Shoot #1 was with…


  6. The Stephens - Wedding Preview

    24 Aug 2014

    I had the pleasure of photographing the Stephens wedding this weekend. Here is a preview of their special day and let me tell you, it was a beautiful day to remember & I feel honored to have been the person to capture the moments and document the memories.


  7. The Bates - Orange County Family Session

    24 Aug 2014

    The Bates family have been long time friends of my family. We grew up together, so it is always a pleasure to be able to photograph their family. The entire session was full of laughter. They all kept making funny faces and cracking jokes. They are all fairly sarcastic and…


  8. Ventura Warped Tour

    22 Aug 2014

    I had a blast photographing Ventura Warped Tour. I met up with one of my best friends Kyle Simmons & we made a day of it. We see each other 2-3 times a year max and this was the first time I was able to see him this year. I…


  9. As I Walked Down the Street…

    19 Aug 2014

    Rachele and I have been friends for a couple of years now. I hadn’t seen her in about a year, so I was extremely happy when we put together a shoot right before she moved to North Carolina. Little did I know she was moving when I texted her. She…


  10. A Laguna Love Story {Allie & Stratton}

    16 Aug 2014

    Stratton and I have known each other since high school. I would never have said he was my friend in high school because he was far too cool for me. If you didn’t know, I was pretty lame in high school, but that’s besides the point. Stratton and I have…


  11. Paxton

    14 Aug 2014

    Model: Paxton of Vision Los Angeles Styling & Coaching: Joseph Boyd Photographer: Kara Nixon


  12. Of One Sea

    17 Jul 2014

    Models: Katie & Stephanie of No Ties Management Head Stylist: Nicole Whitted Makeup Artist: Noel Carlsen Jewelry provided by Renae of Brooklyn Grace Jewelry Photographer: Kara Nixon


  13. Sun, Skate & Sand

    24 Jun 2014

    Introducing the lovely Becca of newMARK Models – She is fabulously wonderful. I honestly had a blast photographing her. I felt like John Schell the entire day – extreme surfer/skater babe lifestyle shoot. I hadn’t done a one-on-one (Noel doesn’t count because we are like one person) lifestyle session in…


  14. Christian //

    01 May 2014

    Model: Christian Photographer: Kara Nixon I had the pleasure of shooting my neighbor Christian. Check out that sweet surfer’s tan he’s got going on. Enjoy.


  15. A Girl and Her Beach

    28 Apr 2014

    Model: Megan Photographer: Kara Nixon Wardrobe: combined effort of Megan & Kara Megan (or Summer as I originally know her by) and I met at Nordstrom two years ago when I was picking out a dress to wear while assisting Samuel Lippke on a wedding (be sure to check out…


  16. Sierra

    17 Apr 2014

    Model: Sierra of Vision Los Angeles Styled & Photographed by Kara Nixon Sierra and I met up in Glendale for a quick little photo shoot. It was just the two of us. No make up artist, no wardrobe stylist. Just us. Sierra came with 2 outfits the agency asked her…


  17. Joshua Tree

    15 Apr 2014

    I had the pleasure of working with a great team on yet another awesome project. Jill Vincent, one of my favorite wardrobe stylists to work with, and I had planned a road trip up to San Fran, Portland & Seattle. Sadly, things ended up falling through, BUT we used the…


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