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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[...]

Elegance + Grace at Their Own Black [bow] Tie Affair: San Francisco City Hall Destination Elopement

When the idea of a traditional wedding seemed too much like a bore, these two packed their bags and headed to the City by the Bay to have an intimate + meaningful ceremony by themselves. We couldn't have been more thrilled to be there to capture it for them. After researching several possible City Halls around the US, the Florida bride thought San Francisco's was b[...]

Wine, Hints of Blue, a Redwood Forest, a Whole Lot of You: Destination Wedding in Sonoma Valley Wine Country

This couple thinks outside of the box, wine box you could say. When they came to us with their idea to gather their closest friends and family and have a destination wedding in wine country we knew this was going to be amazing-- it truly was. The bride and groom traveled to Northern California last fall, specifically to the Armstrong Forest, and fell in love with t[...]

Grey Skies, Wine Times + a Power Couple: [sort of] Rainy Cloverdale Wedding at the Pendleton Estates + Winery

This is very much a power couple. Originally hailing from Florida, these two packed their bags for new adventures + work prospects on the West Coast. One of those adventures included a proposal bringing us all together for this beautiful day that rain didn't dare mess with. The setting was at the Pendleton Estate + Winery in Cloverdale where they had stayed during [...]

Neatly Neutral + Nothing Shy of Lovely: Outdoor Wedding at The Barlow in Sebastopol, California

A Destination Wedding is defined as at least 100 miles from where the bride and groom live. Between the two of them and nearly half of their friends and family, the miles traveled to Sebastopol for this day far, far exceeded 100. The groom hails all the way from New Zealand and the bride grew up in Marin County. The two met casually hanging out during a trip to Red[...]

Birdseed Smiles, a Red Church Door + Lakeside Merriment: Destination Wedding in Montville New Jersey

  This lovely pair met while studying to become lawyers on the Malibu Coast. We had the pleasure of shooting some engagement photos here in California and were honored to travel all the way to the East Coast to capture and celebrate their stunning wedding in New Jersey. There are so many beautiful details and parts of this day. The ceremony took place a[...]

'Big-Sur-lebration': Dreamy Destination Wedding Along the Central California Coast

  Brilliant catch phrase coined by a quirky Midwest gal and her California Surfer guy. The Pacific Coast Highway 1 has been a longtime favorite drive of Californians and visitors to the Golden State alike. The route is designated as an All-American Road and as a Blue Star Memorial Highway honoring Veterans in our country. When this outdoorsy and adventur[...]