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Classic Kids Photography to open new Orange County studio at Corona del Mar Plaza

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. (February 2016) Classic Kids Photography, which specializes in hand-finished photographic artwork, is set to open at Corona del Mar Plaza this February.

“Classic Kids Photography has been a longtime staple in the Newport Beach community,” said Easther Liu, chief marketing officer for Irvine Company Retail Properties. “We are excited to be a part of their new Orange County location and provide their team and loyal following with a new O.C. studio space.”

The boutique photography studio specializes in children and family photos, as well as pet photography. The studio is known for its one-of-a-kind fine art prints with a hand-lacquered, protective UV coating and hand edging. Every aspect  from process to print stays in-house, ensuring the highest standards and quality are met with each photo. The aim is create art that customers will proudly display in their homes and pass down through the generations – all while having a blast creating it.

Classic Kids Photography also offers custom framing, help in designing and creating family heirlooms such as archival photo books, and professional headshots for both kids, teens and adults.

Classic Kids Photography has been in Newport Beach for 10 years, relocating to Corona del Mar Plaza from their previous Balboa Island location.  The O.C. outpost is one of ten locations throughout the country. At the helm of the Newport Beach studio is head photographer Jenn Sturtevant, who came to Orange County last year from the Classic Kids New York City, Upper East  Side Studio.

As a longtime Newport Beach business, Classic Kids Photography has been giving back to the community as long as they have been in business through private fundraising events, local auctions, school fundraisers and more. Last year alone, the studio donated more than $30,000 back to the local community in goods and services.

Classic Kids Photography will be located at 924 Avocado Ave. next to Diane’s Beachwear and will be open Monday through Saturday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sundays from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. and by appointment.

About Irvine Company Retail Properties

With three distinguished shopping centers including Fashion Island, Irvine Spectrum Center and The Market Place, Irvine Company Retail Properties also includes 38 neighborhood and community centers with a diverse mix of stores and restaurants. Irvine Company Retail Properties has recently welcomed several exclusive retailers to its portfolio, including Hopdoddy Burger Bar, American Tea Room, Sushi Roku, TAPS Fish House & Brewery, Mendocino Farms, Nespresso, Urban Decay, Nike Women’s and more. For more information, please visit