About me

Parents Choice Awards – Bump Society Fall 2016
One of the top 19 Photographers in Santa Ana – Fall 2016
One of the top 5 Photographers in Orange County Fall 2016

Readers Choice for Parenting Magazine in Orange County Fall 2016
One of the 50 best photographers of family in the United States.

One of the 10 best Maternity photographers in the world.
One of the 10 best photographers in California.

One of the 50 most inspiring photographers.
Voted one of California’s Top Newborn Photographers of 2016 by Photography Magazine.

About Ana

Born and raised in New York, Ana came to California in 1999 after marrying her husband Geoff. 18 years and 3 kids later, Ana has built a successful photography studio with over 4500 clients. With her proximity to Hollywood, Ana can count a few of those clients to be celebrities as well. Fans of her work from all over Southern California book sessions at the Studio for her unique pregnancy and newborn images. They continue to return year after year, with new arrivals and growing families. A true trailblazer in her field, Ana’s business continues to grow as she expands her creative talents. Ana is also on her 6th year as the photographer for 11 cover issues a year with Parenting OC Magazine.

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Ana is an International Speaker and has trained photographers in Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, Italy, France, Japan, Mexico, Japan, Peru, the U.K. and Spain.

She is teaching in Taiwan, heading back to Japan and the U.K and Rio this year.

Ana received her Craftsman Degree from PPA (Professional Photographers of America)


Ana Brandt began the Maternity Gown design revolution by being the first photographer to design maternity gowns specifically for pregnancy sessions. Her first designs were created almost ten years ago. Today her gowns are sold worldwide at www.shoptaopan.com and dozens of companies have been created designing maturity gowns for Photographers.

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