Life Alive ~ Underwater Photography

Underwater Photography in San Diego
Opening at 8:00 AM on Saturday
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I finished this image just in time to show the model on her birthday (HAPPY BIRTHDAY JORDAN!) and just before the upcoming pride month! This image is a reminder to my dear friend Jordan, the LGBTQ community, and anyone else who needs to hear this: You are beautiful, You are fierce, and You are FA...

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This is probably my top favorite underwater art piece that I created for this client. The pose, her face, the colors! I can't get enough!

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2 weeks ago
****6 OUT OF 5 STARS**** SO MUCH FUN!! I went for my birthday and had a blast! Super professional, fun, and a perfect time to get some pool time. Rachel was absolutely amazing and made us feel so comfortable with all her jokes, experience in the water, and professionalism. Highly recommend to anyone who wants some FANTASIC underwater photos!
- Alston C
8 months ago
A DREAM COME TRUE ✨ HIGHLY RECOMMEND!!! ❤️ Rachel was nothing short of amazing!!!! She took my underwater maternity photos that I am now in love with!! Rachel truly made me feel comfortable, beautiful and confident! She had a safety swimmer that made me so safe. Rachel thought of every thing to make the photos really come together. She had great response time and honestly very opened minded with any ideas I wanted to try.
- Hannah S
2 years ago
I searched long and hard to find an underwater photographer for my mermaid pictures and I couldn’t be happier that I found Life Alive Photography. Rachel was very quick to respond and made me feel very comfortable the whole way from the initial email to the consultation to the shoot to the picture reveal to the delivery. All information is clearly stated on the website and she covers it thoroughly during the consultation. Rachel made me feel so comfortable and beautiful through the whole process and most importantly I couldn’t be more happy with the pictures! I would recommend Life Alive Photography to anyone looking for underwater photography. Rachel is truly amazing at her craft. -Mermaid Nightfall

About the Photographer

Hi, I am Rachel Jalanivich of Life Alive Photography. I have always had a deep love and respect for the ocean. I grew up with a snorkel in my mouth and water has always been a part of my life. There is something magically freeing when you are underwater; it's a completely unique experience. I feel inspired to share my love of water with you, and to help even the most cautious of swimmers feel comfortable in water. Every person emerges from the water having done something that made them feel more confident in their own abilities and I love watching them shine. As a prior US Navy Rescue Swimmer, and current Physical Therapy Assistant, I ensure each client feels comfortable and safe in the water, creating a wonderful experience out of each photography session. I photograph maternity, engagements, seniors, fantasy sessions, and more! Sessions book up fast, so call or email today to book yours!

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Business Hours

Sat:8:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Sun:8:00 AM – 6:00 PM
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