A Private Villa on the Central Coast Having lived on the central coast for 30+ years, my family has seen our fair share of change in the area. We are St. Rosers, AYSO soccer stars, Templeton High, and Mission Prep alumni, we’d go to the OG Joes Place every Sunday after church, often ate dinner […]

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A visual journal of life and everything that comes with it. A dedication to picking up a camera and pursuing curiosities. 

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From day one of meeting Sean and Sarah, I knew it was going to be a fun, bright wedding to be a part of.  We met a few weeks ahead of the wedding to scout out locations around the venue for their couple photos.  Emerald Peak is one of the most versatile outdoor wedding venue […]

A whimsical ranch wedding, with a wild dance party to round out the night.  Sounds pretty perfect in my book, and these images are proof.  This was one of those weddings where that one person who always says they don’t dance, finally gets up and has some fun.  This group had some moves, which was […]

bride and groom portraits.

Take a look at this elegant Japanese wedding at the Maravilla Gardens.  The traditional Japanese ceremony is a Shinto ceremony, though many Japanese in America celebrate weddings with a Buddhist ceremony. The most popular tradition during a Shinto-style wedding is the exchange of nuptial cups, which is called san san ku do. So san san ku […]

Bride and groom portraits at sunset.

You will never meet a husband and wife team quite like Danny and Nicoletta. Aside from being incredible humans, these two are the most incredible chef’s. Open fire, farm to table cooking is their specialty, as well as, some incredibly authentic Italian dishes that will put you straight into your Nonas kitchen. After living in […]

cooking eggs in mini cast iron skillets

A one-of-a-kind romantic garden wedding at The Inn At Rancho Santa Fe. The Inn is a whimsical venue that transforms into a secret garden for your reception and late-night festivities. On this particular wedding day, from start to finish, was big laughs!  Tess and Matt are big energy, and their family was 10x that energy!  […]

If you need inspiration for your San Diego Botanic Garden wedding you are in the right spot.  A garden is a perfect place to get married and most are beautiful as they are. Our bride, Ashley, chose to keep things simple and only accent the natural beauty of the garden’s surroundings. Together they chose fresh […]

From the desert, to downtown lofts, to the gardens of Encinitas, San Diego has some of the most beautiful venues. There is truly something unique for everyone.  So this decision might be a pretty tough one for you.  I’m not going to lie.  Luckily, I’ve narrowed it down to 4 of San Diego’s best wedding venues […]

Wedding bartenders.

A beautiful bohemian beach elopement at Windansea Beach, La Jolla.  Windansea is one of the most picturesque beaches in San Diego.  This day, like every day in San Diego, was beyond gorgeous!  Bright blue skies, a breeze, and perfect waves.  Windansea can be very crowded with families, tourists, and photographers all trying to get the […]

Bride and groom sunset portraits at Windansea Beach La Jolla, California.

Tropical Wedding Inspiration That Will Transform Your Day Into an Oasis If getting to Hawaii or Bora Bora to have your dream tropical wedding just isn’t quite within your grasp, bring it home and create your very own tropical paradise! For this tropical wedding at Emerald Peak we put together florals touched with pincushions, protea, […]

Tropical wedding table setting inspiration.

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