I'm helena woods.

...a destination lifestyle family photographer in love with documenting the joys and emotions of childhood and human connection. Originally from San Diego, I am currently based in Strasbourg, France and booking worldwide.

Hey hey! I'm 40 percent photographer, 40 percent writer, 20 percent world traveler and 10 percent tacos. (I'm also terrible at math.) Originally from a quiet beach town in San Diego, I am currently living in France with my sweet husband while running my destination family photography studio, documenting my global adventures online, and inspiring readers to live courageously and always follow their hearts and intuition. 

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If I'm not behind my camera or happily working away on my blog, I'm rescuing an animal, looking for the best chocolate pastries in town, or diving the worlds oceans. 


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With a camera strapped to my shoulder and adventure glued to my feet, I am presently on a two-year journey traveling the globe, documenting my travels and my favorite subjects along the way - my friends - the children of our world. 

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I'm a destination lifestyle family and children's photographer, blogger and scuba diving enthusiast. Follow along as I live around the world and share with you all of my magical life adventures!









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Helena Woods is currently based in Strasbourg, France and is available for travel worldwide.