A new trend for brides and grooms is to do whats called a “first look session.” Check out what it is and why it’s my favorite wedding trend of 2023!

Las Mariposas is a microwedding venue in sunny Escondido, California. This venue was designed around the idea of an intimate wedding with only the couples’ closest family and friends.

This bride did a first look with her dad – cue the tears!!! Seriously one of my favorite moments of the day! Vendors: Ceremony Venue: https://www.chapeloforange.com/ Reception Venue: https://www.acapulcorestaurants.com/ Dress: https://www.cocomelody.com/ Hair/Makeup: @meghanvaleriehair; blancadeniseartistry

This wedding hosted at Malibu Solstice Vineyards was absolutely stunning! Rolling green hills, rich vineyards, and a ceremony sitting on the edge of a hill overlooking the Pacific made this venue a photographer’s dream. A very special part of this day was the right before the ceremony – it was important to Larissa & Fred […]

Where do I start with this wedding!? Christine is a red-headed goddess who’s smile is contagious and who lit up every room she walked into! And John? John lit up every time Christine walked into a room. The joy that emanates from this gallery was too good not to share! Check out the participating vendors […]

When Shea reached out to me asking if I had last minute availability after Christmas for her elopement with Air Force Lieutenant Braden Durian, I knew I had to make it happen for them! They were only going to be in Southern California for a short trip to visit family and not knowing when they’d […]