Ethan’s Korean First Birthday Party // Calabasas Photographer

Are you ready for this elaborate traditional “Dohl” (Korean First Birthday party) mixed in with a Mickey Mouse theme?? Just sit back and check out this beautiful party planned by Ethan’s mom! Ethan’s amazing First Birthday party took place at the beautiful Juan Bautista de Anza Park in Calabasas! The decor was set up by Leafy Party and it looked stunning!

I just adore this set up. It looks so royal doesn’t it?

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Towards the end of the party, Ethan will choose one of the objects on the bottom left. The object he chooses will represent what Ethan will become when he grows up! How fun is that?

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Ethan loves Mickey Mouse so it was important to incorporate his favorite character into his party theme! The Mickey Mouse themed timeline of Ethan’s first year was created by Ethan’s mom. She did such an amazing job.

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Introducing the birthday boy! Happy First Birthday Ethan!

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Here’s the moment everyone was waiting for. What will Ethan choose? He chose a brush, which means he will become a scholar! 😀

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Thank you for allowing me to be a part of this event! I enjoyed every minute of it.


Ethan’s Cake Smash | Van Nuys Photographer

I had the pleasure of meeting Ethan when he was just a wee baby of 6 months old! Even at 6  months old he already charmed me with his infectious smile and happy disposition. I couldn’t wait to capture Ethan when he turned ONE!

The day finally came when I was going to capture Ethan’s Cake Smash! I was so excited to see how he had grown and what he looked like. Ethan still had that infectious smile and charming personality, plus more! This handsome boy just makes my heart melt when he smiles at me. 🙂

Ethan loves, loves, loves Mickey Mouse! So of course he had to have a Mickey Mouse birthday cake!

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I love the follow sequence! I have never captured a one year old go head first into his cake before! It was so cute and funny at the same time. Ethan sure did love his Mickey Mouse cake.

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Happy Birthday Ethan!