Brandt is an award-winning fine art photographer specializing in
pregnancy, newborn and parent/child imagery. Ana currently owns
and operates her studio in Tustin, California. She’s the mother
She and her husband Geoff married about 8 years ago when they
moved to California to start a family together. A native of New
York, Ana is an adopted child. She has no pictures or records of
her life prior to going into foster care at age 2. That
unfortunate circumstance gave Ana the creative desire to capture
those early and most cherished moments in a family's life -
beginning with the most intimate step - Pregnancy.
Grant is an experienced graphic designer who lives and works in
Irvine, California. Kristi divides her time between her position
with a professional graphic design firm and her own freelance
design studio, where she passionately creates custom, hand-made
invitations, announcements and keepsake items. Born and raised in
the Seattle, Washington area, she moved to Southern California in
the early 90's to attend college, where she met her husband,
Julian, and has resided there ever since. She is a proud and
devoted mother to daughter, Miya and son Brandon, whose fun and lively spirit
inspires her daily to be creative and inventive.
and Kristi came together for A Time and a Place shortly after they
witnessed the wonderful collaborative success that Kristi's own
birth announcements were having in Ana’s studio. For the past
three years Ana had envisioned a pregnancy and newborn card line.
However, it wasn't until she was able to combine her particular
style of photography with Kristi’s inspired designs that the
cards and quotes came to life. With Geoff's 20+ years experience
in business, both working for Fortune 500 firms and owning his
own, the company became a reality and this truly collaborative
effort can now be brought to you.
line has been created with our sincere desire for you to capture
and cherish every special moment in time and join with us in our
belief that every life is a precious gift.
Ana's photography website -