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Lake Arrowhead Summer Engagement

Summer Lake Arrowhead Engagement

What a joyful experience this summer Lake Arrowhead engagement was! At the time of this engagement session, I was going on a decade of being in business and twelve years photographing weddings. You’d think that all of this would have lost its shine but if anything I’ve only fallen deeper in love with what I […]

Engagements & Proposals


San Clemente Pier Winter Engagement

Every so often I leave an session thinking that magic happened and this San Clemente Pier winter engagement is one of those. Our plans to meet up at sunset were thwarted by a giant dark cloud creeping along the horizon until it overtook the sun. And as always, everything always works out so perfectly when […]

Engagements & Proposals


Redlands Spring Engagement

E & E’s sister reached out to me from Canada for this Redlands spring engagement under the guise of it being a graduation session. But there was so much more meaning behind this session. Graduating medical school was a big accomplishment that needed celebrating but was overshadowed with a cancer diagnosis. With all of this […]

Engagements & Proposals

Grand Tradition Estate Arbor Terrace Wedding

This sweet little Grand Tradition Estate Arbor Terrace wedding is quite the treat. Grand Tradition Estate and Gardens is a sprawling thirty acre property with several locations for wedding ceremonies and receptions. The Arbor Terrace lives up to its name with lush trees and several waterfalls as you walk up the path to the ceremony […]



Europa Village Wineries Summer Wedding

After years and years of telling me I’d be her wedding photographer, C & H finally had their Europa Village Wineries summer wedding. Europa Village Wineries has a variety of options for both ceremonies and receptions that embrace the romance of Europe. C & H were married in the the Vienza Cave with a romantic […]



First dance at Casa Romantica San Clemente Wedding

San Clemente Casa Romantica Wedding

In every way possibly this San Clemente Casa Romantica wedding joyfully bright and colorful. Casa Romantica was initially a home built by the founder of San Clemente built as his representation of the California dream in 1927. He even patterned the development of the rest of the city after this property! Typically the wedding ceremony […]


Carondelet House Summer Wedding

This year has been a treat with delicious historical venues and this Carondelet House summer wedding was such a treat. This historic building is tucked away on a bustling LA street with only the brick front hinting at the beauty hiding behind those stunning doors. Curious as always about the history, my second and I […]


Villa Del Sol Summer Wedding

The vibes of S & J’s Villa Del Sol Summer wedding were downright perfection. Is it still in to say vibes? Well I’ve never been one to know what’s in or not but I do know fun, funky perfection with a touch of historic California style. Plus I’m wildly obsessed with how adorable and weird […]


Lake Arrowhead Resort Fall Wedding

The east coast meets west coast in the mountains for this Lake Arrowhead Resort fall wedding! KJ and C met when KJ flew to Boston to hang out with her cousin. It turned out that her cousin’s college roommate had the exact same name and he caught her eye. Right away the free spirited KJ […]



Winter Wedding in Oak Glen

While the temperatures reminded us of winter, the lingering colors of fall brought a crisp vibrancy to every aspect of this winter wedding in Oak Glen. It’s easy to see why I think The Homestead is one of the best wedding venues in Oak Glen. Tucked into the hillside with the sweetest rustic charm, every […]


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