Tags archives: Northern California Wedding

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[...]

two romantics, a dash of purple + sweet sunshine smiles: San Ramon Outdoor Wedding

One of the sweetest couples we have shot! We had the pleasure of meeting and learning about them a little earlier this year for their engagement session at Golden Gate Park. The bride and I bonded on our affinity for rats! Myke and I were thrilled to capture their wedding day at The Wedgwood in San Ramon. It was a cloudy day that started in sprinkles and overcast. [...]

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[...]

Fall Maroons, Golds and Pumpkins: A Vintage Inspired Outdoor Wedding in Livermore

Where to begin with this wedding. Lace, Pearls, Rich fall tones in maroon, orange and beige, outdoor vintage inspired furniture, chandeliers and plenty of pumpkins! The entire ceremony and reception were decked out in flowers, mixes of peonies, roses, calla lilies, tiger lilies and other random lovelies. Pumpkins in gold, white and orange were in no shortage. Th[...]

Glamorous Wedding at Historic Downtown San Jose Hotel + Santa Clara Mission

Jasmin and Joe had a black tie affair wedding at the historic Sainte Claire (Westin) Hotel in downtown San Jose. Favorite moments include: getting ready with all of her glamorous girls, epic bridal party shooting complete with sunglasses and swag, popping champagne in the limo, their cribz bathtub shoot, cute flower girls running up to the bride during her speech and[...]

Destination Wedding: Mixing Chinese and Western Culture at the Wente Vineyards in Livermore, California

Matt & Constance met in Hong Kong through their best friends on a rooftop party. They bonded on bizarre food and traveling. Flash forward to a few years later having all of their family members and relatives coming from across the world to meet for their wedding day in Livermore, California. Constance wanted to focus on capturing moments.  Their main focus was [...]

Tiki Drinks, Elegant Details + A Puppy: Bodega Bay Dock Wedding

We were thrilled to head to Bodega Bay for the first time to shoot Mark and Heathers Wedding! Bodega Bay is best known as the primary filming location for Alfred Hitchcocks thriller 'The Birds' (which is actually an awesome watch if you are into scary movies). The town is so small but filled with so much charm. The views of the bay are spectacular. Our groom said t[...]