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Blue Lotus Photography is a partnership between Josh and Sandra Tomkins, a husband and wife team who believe that every event MOMENT lived is a time to be TREASURED. It is with this inspiration that we pursure our daily lives and subsequently our work behind the camera.

It is a great priveledge and honor to document HISTORY through a lens and share it with the WORLD. We aspire to suspend a moment in TIME and portray it in all of its TRUE and NATURAL beauty.

Since 2001, we have been HAPPILY capturing weddings, events, children, families, editorial work and lifestyle portraiture.


Congratulations!! We're sure you are still glowing in the excitement of the PROPOSAL and are excited to start planning your wedding day.

An engagement session is a perfect way to capture that glow of excitement and to express you both as a COUPLE.

This type of photo shoot will help prepare you for your BIG DAY and give you the chance to get comfortable in front of the camera. It will also give us a chance to bond so you feel at ease with us on your big day if you choose us as your WEDDING photographers.

Our Engagement session pricing begins at $275. Please contact us for availability and details.


Our distinctive wedding photography style is a direct fusion of HE + SHE. This boy meets girl outlook of your wedding day photography results in ROMANTIC and LUMINOUS images. We wish for your wedding day photography to be all about capturing YOUR LOVE and for your overall experience to be nothing less then fabulous.

Our wedding Day Collections begin at $1000 for weekeday weddings and $3000 for weekend dates. We only accept a limited number of bookings per year with only one wedding per weekend to give our clients the best customer experience.

Please contact us for availability and detailed information.


Congratulations on your impending arrival and welcome to the club:-) As parents of two beautiful children ourselves, we definitely understand all the EMOTION that a new little life brings.

We feel truly honored to witness this part of your JOURNEY and will make every effort on our part to make sure your session is in a relaxed atmosphere that brings out your TRUE personalities.

Session pricing begins at $275. Please contact us for availability and details.


That newborn smell, the TINY FEET and LITTLE HANDS...there is nothing that can quite describe the BEAUTY of bringing home your little one for the first time.

Capturing newborns and babies is such an honor for us and our goal is for you and your little one to be as comfortable as possible during your session.

We recommend scheduling your new little stars first photo session within ten days of their birth. As it is so much easier for your family and for your baby, we will come to you to ensure your comfort and privacy.

Session pricing begins at $275. Please contact us for availability and details.

Children & Families

We offer an on location lifestyle approach that reflects the MAGIC of childhood. We encourage and highly recommend photographing your family and children at PLAY. Whether it is a day at the park or making pancakes together on a lazy day. We love to capture the silly and serene that is uniquely yours.

Portrait session pricing begins at $275. Please contact us for availability and details.

Senior Sessions

The end of one JOURNEY and a brand NEW beginning; graduating from high school is both a PROUD time for parents and seniors alike! Our aim at a SENIOR SESSION is to have an outrageously FUN time while capturing your unique individuality and personal STYLE.

Session pricing begins at $275. Please contact us for availability and details.


Blue Lotus Photography is available for commercial assignments and day rate comissions. Pricing is quoted based on the project.

Client list has included: KPBS Public Broadcasting, Tribal Streetwear, Bearpaw Shoes, Dignity Health, Kachay Homes, Skateboard Trade News, San Diego Chargers, San Diego Padres and Unity Snowboards just to name a few.

Please contact us for availability and a pricing proposal.


You don't need a special occasion to book a boudoir session; it's a SPECIAL occasion in itself. Whether you're single, married, beginning a NEW CHAPTER, ending an old one- the images we create together will boost your CONFIDENCE and improve your self-image.

If you're booking to give images as a gift, remember that this is just as much a gift to yourself, and that is PRICELESS!

Boudoir session pricing begins at $500. Please see our boudoir website for more information.