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That Sun, Those Smiles + This Love: Romantic Indoor Summer Wedding at Wedgwood Napa, California

This couple's first date (+ first time meeting) involved chocolate at Ghirardelli Square in San Francisco, pretty much a dream right? They chose to do engagement photos in the same area and we had a great time running (you can ask them!) and playing around all parts of the pier. Their love for one another was so apparent even in the first few moments of shooting. O[...]

You + Me, Summer Breeze + California Oak Trees: Destination Wedding at Oak Canyon Ranch

The first time we officially met both Lyndsay & Kevin was in Chicago, where they live with a mischievous feline named Jet. We waltzed around the Windy City, shared stories + had a donut celebration breakfast before heading off to the grooms family lakehouse for an evening session in the woodsy getaway-- which we later learned was haunted!? We love that this pai[...]

Emotional First Look with Parents in Squall Valley: Featured in Bridal Guide Magazine

Thrilled to be featured today in the Bridal Guide. They did a little collection on emotional first looks with parents as the bride is getting ready. We sent in our very emotional and beautiful first look last year at a destination wedding we shot in Squall Valley. The brides parents celebrated their 33rd Wedding Anniversary on their daughters wedding day. Was so touch[...]

T-Rex + Dancing Among [stuffed] animals: Los Angeles Natural History Museum Wedding

This couple wanted to do things very differently. Specifically, they wanted to have fun, create a sense of wonder and bring to life a whimsical world of imagination. Yeah, they did it. For their ceremony opted to wed under the two dueling dinosaurs at the Natural History Museum in Los Angeles. We had such fun feeding off of their fun and whimsical personali[...]

Tiny Pumpkins + Maroon Wishes: Fall Destination Wedding in Livermore

Its usually best when everything comes together. This was the case with this lavish Destination Wedding at the Purple Orchid Inn in Livermore, California. Traveling from the Southern most part of the state all the way up to the Bay area can be a challenge, especially when celebrating with 120 guests out on an olive vineyard. This couple pulled it off and made it lo[...]

When you Wish Upon a Star: Santa Rosa DIY Wedding Inspired by the Happiest Place on Earth

Where to begin! Julia and Doug spun straw into gold and created their very own Disneyland in Sonoma County. They worked for the better part of a year designing, planning and recreating the beloved theme park at the Ellington Hall where they met swing dancing. The invitations were a custom made, vintage style E-Ticket giving guests access to their special day. Th[...]