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Category Archives: Lifestyle Portraits

The Daniel Family, Tahoe CA {bret cole photography}

We are lucky to have this adorable family official Tahoe residents! And man, did they chose an awesome year to make the move:). Like me, they left the vine covered hills of the central coast, to a place where Aspens grow and snow covers the mountains…..both stunning locations that represent the diverse regions of California. I am delighted that they chose me […]

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The Zikas Family by Bret Cole Photography, Lake Tahoe

The Zikas family. This time, with their new little addition Emma. This past spring, when the lake level was down, this colorful meadow full of lupins and wildflowers appeared along the shore line of Tahoe City. It was unbelievable! And came and went in a matter of a week. I’m so stoked we made it in time!! Tom Zikas and my husband James, […]

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Caitlin’s Maternity Session by Bret Cole Photography, Lake Tahoe

I always jump at the opportunity to photograph special moments in the lives of my friends and family. I am honored to have captured a few images of my beautiful friend and neighbor Caitlin, who has since given birth to baby girl Clementine. We live just a hop skip and a jump (across the street) from one of Tahoe’s lovely National forests. A […]

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Deters Family, Lake Tahoe { bret cole photography }

I photographed their wedding in Tahoe back in 2007. Grayson, their first born in 2013. They’ve modeled for photo workshops. And recently, I had pleasure of photographing their new addition, little Harlow. Ben and Lindsay, it has been a joy and a gift to share your story. Until next time….

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