Kali is a Creative Yoga Artist who dabbles in story telling, photography, writing, traveling, teaching, and more. Kali loves to create beauty and inspire others through her creative energy and more. Kali lives in San Diego where she enjoys pursing her passions, swimming in the ocean, adventuring and more.
Kali's Background & Photography Story
Kali's photography passion started at a young age, when her Dad bought her, her first SLR Camera. Since sixth grade she has been shooting anything and everything she could. From wildlife scenery, to SD coastlines, and having her little sister model for her, Kali enjoys it all! In High School Kali shot on Yearbook and really enjoyed shooting Sports Photography. After traveling to the Athens 2004 Olympics Kali's love for sports photography hit a peak. She worked for Susan Cooper, CIF photographer in San Diego, shot for local newspapers, and more. Kali actively enjoys shooting sports games, children photos, and action shots on a regular basis.
In College Kali received a Business Marketing Degree from Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo. She minored in graphic communication and photography. Kali pursued photography through volunteering and shot for her sorority, Lacrosse team, The Mustang Daily Paper, and was the Avila Beach Beer Festival Photographer. Kali served as the web designer for her sorority too and enjoyed creating online art and media. Studying abroad in Australia landed Kali a job as a bar photographer, and she enjoyed experience in the Night Life Scene. Kali continued with her Photography dream as serving as a photographer for the Non-Profit Wheelchair Foundation. She traveled with the group to Panama and Peru and shot the group and helped promote the cause through her photos. She knew then her calling was photography, and doing what she can to use her creativity to tell stories and help make the world a more beautiful place.
Kali Loves to Share her Artistry thru Photography, Marketing, Yoga & More
Kali's interest in photography and art led her to a career in SEO digital marketing. After Cal Poly she returned to San Diego, CA and began a job at an ad agency and learned digital marketing, websites, and search engine optimization strategy. Her life journey took a turn in 2011 when she began a deep spiritual awakening and got laid off and pushed into the yoga scene. Kali is a certified yoga teacher and spent years teaching at CorePower Yoga and leading their Ayurvedic Wellness Cleanse, in addition to yoga teacher trainings and bootcamps. She's studied Ayurveda and has over 50 hours of Ayurvedic studies. Through her own healing and life experience Kali has gained knowledge in holistic health and energy medicine.
Kali Inspires People to Follow their Bliss & Create a Life they Love
Quickly Kali learned traveling is how she feeds her soul. Kali actively shoots her adventures, and loves capturing special moments and making memories. Kali has grown into loving Food Photography, and has an good eye for presentation and making exceptional food photos. You can check out her Instagram (KaliBlissYogaDiva) feed where she routinely documents her travels, thoughts, foodie explorations, and more. She enjoys scrapbooking, writing and more.
Photography is a gift for her, a way to inspire, and an outlet for Kali to get out of the daily mundane and create more inspiration and magic.
Kali blends her artistic talents and love for photography and writing with her marketing career. She is a writer for Elephant Journal and Yoga Digest.
Kali is super well rounded and creatively inspired to help others feel good and make life meaningful through art, love and wellbeing.
Kali is always seeking new opportunities to write, travel, shoot, and more.
"Memories fade; Pictures are Forever"
"To Travel is To Live." [Hans Christian Anderson]