Jonathan Navi is one lucky yet humble son of a gun! Living and working upon the best Real Estate location in SB. Of which he calls his Hero’s Perch, over looking Santa Barbara from the Mesa. This is where we started and ended his Santa Barbara Shots, photoshoot. When you have the opportunity to shoot here, why go anywhere else?
Jonathan is a professionally trained actor and film-maker. As well as a Transformational Life Coach working as a caregiver while creating online programs and developing literature to inspire people to start living at levels of daily fulfillment through storytelling and the power of cultural archetypal integral models. In summary he is a personal consultant for super magical living. Get his Freedom Mindsets delivered to you inbox, sign up here.
“Having Melissa take my pictures was an adventurous and dynamic experience. Her eye for epic scenery is unquestionable. She made the session fun and professional by evoking aspects of myself that really came through in the finished product. Santa Barbara Shots is one of the best options for professional photography in town.” - Jonathan Navi
Opera Singer, Elle Valera decided one day that she was going to model as a second job in between her Opera gigs. Lucky for her an instagram photo she posted of herself in workout gear went viral. Gracing the top search results of the app's discover feature. Valera now has over 180k follows on the social media platform. While embracing her curves she writes about body image issues & self esteem,
Elle is now signed with a Hollywood Modeling Agency and continues to sing Opera. You can see and hear her in Opera Santa Barbara productions. Follow Elle Valera here on her instagram profile.
Photos by @SantaBarbaraShots
Richie's Barber Shop was temporarily open at Jamie Slone Wines during the Montecito Mudslide CleanUp
When Richie found himself unable to open for work on Coast Village Road in Montecito he reached out to a buddy that suggested he setup shop in the reserve room at Jamie Slone Wines.
Richie's Barber Shop is borrowed their salon chairs from Wolf Head. (https://shopwolfshead.com/)
I got the opportunity to take some photos of this wonderful collaboration.
Take an awesome Santa Barbara Shots Sunset photo with me before the end of March. In order to get the sun setting over the water in the background of your photo. Get a great personal portrait for your marketing soon! Before the sun goes down literally. The sun won't set over the water again in Santa Barbara until October. We could do some great sun cupping and other silhouette photos. Book now!
Below are some examples of sun cupping and other silhouette poses we could create.