Category Archives: By the sea

Julius and Amanda’s San Diego Wedding Day

Talk about excitement for their big day, from the moment we heard from the soon to be groom you could feel the love he has for his future wife and their five children.  And their enthusiasm is contagious, we started calling, texting, helping in anyway for them to plan their big day from Iowa.  After…

Jillian and Kyle’s Scripps Seaside Forum Wedding Day

This amazing couple share such a fabulous story, meeting once in college and going their separate ways for several years and as fate would have it, they would cross each other’s path again… but now for a lifetime!  It was a dream wedding, from the excitement at their hotel rooms as everyone prepared for the day, to…

Chelsea and Jonas’ La Valencia Wedding

Chelsea and Jonas had their dream wedding day at the Historic La Valencia Hotel.  They fell in love with the panoramic view of the Pacific Ocean and the unique architecture.  Friends and family traveled from far and wide to enjoy in their big day.  Their lawn ceremony overlooked La Jolla Cove and included all the touches the…

Chris and Julie’s Kona Kai Wedding Day

This couple just has it, that undeniable chemistry, the way they look at each other, touch each other, laugh with each other.  And from the moment we connected we could not wait to document their dream wedding day.  On the bay shores of Point Loma, they brought their closest family and friends to Kona Kai Resort…

Anne Marie and Lars’ Hotel Del Coronado Wedding

Anne Marie and Lars chose to have a destination wedding at the historic and beautiful Hotel Del Coronado and bring all their closest family and friends to the San Diego area to celebrate their Seven Year Itch by officially tying the knot!  Their big day started with all the getting ready activity, including a special…

Jennifer and John’s El Cortez and Balboa Park Wedding Day

It only seems fitting that these two star struck lovers met on a wedding party bus several years ago!  From their roots in Nebraska, to their love for everything San Diego, documenting their wedding day from morning until night was so amazing to witness – so much love!  We started the day with the ladies…

Virginia and Marcio’s Martin Johnson House Wedding

Tucked away on the campus of Scripps Institute of Oceanography UCSD is the most beautiful venue – the Martin Johnson House.  The historic cottage built in 1916 sits atop a grassy area surrounded by Cypress trees, allowing guests to enjoy vast views of the ocean, the Scripps pier and La Jolla.  This amazing couple loved bringing all their…

Chris and Chrissy’s La Jolla Shores Wedding Day

This couple makes me think of the quote “every love story is beautiful but ours is my favorite”… because their love story is definitely a fairytale one.  They both ended up living on the west coast, away from their families, they both had jobs in the same industry, and as luck would have it their…

Kelsey and Matt’s Wedding Day Highlight Video

What an amazing couple and an amazing story of two people destined to cross paths and spend their lives together!  We had so much fun documenting every moment of their day, from their first look at the Manchester Grand Hyatt downtown, to the fun photos at Balboa Park, and their ceremony and reception at Tom Ham’s Lighthouse with…

Karissa and Conrad’s Hotel Del Coronado Wedding

It is always so amazing to be part of a marriage with two people that have been together since high school.  This amazing couple celebrated their love story together on the shores of the Pacific Ocean at the beautiful and historic Hotel Del Coronado.  Their wedding day was filled with excitement as these two tied the knot…

Jen and Nick’s Wedding Day at The Dana

Driven by dreams and a yearning to experience the world, it seems this amazing couple was destined to collide just 4 years before they became husband and wife.  They are a perfect mix of mid-western Michigan savvy and So-Cal style and one thing is for sure, these two can not get enough of one another no…

Olivia and Adam’s Paradise Point Wedding Day

From our very first initial email, we hit it off with this couple.  They were so excited about their destination wedding in San Diego, bringing their family and friends from New Mexico and beyond to the west coast.  Their wedding was held at the tropical and lush Paradise Point Resort and Spa.  We visited both…

Shira and Justin’s Hilton San Diego Wedding

These two crossed paths on the east coast and their adventure led them to San Diego to start their journey together as a couple.  After a romantic proposal in Australia, these two were so excited to bring all their friends and family to enjoy the palm trees, sand, water and sun in the city they…

Anne and Dan’s Scripps Seaside Forum Wedding

Anne and Dan couldn’t have been more excited about celebrating with their friends and family, mostly from Minnesota, on the shores of the Pacific Ocean at the Scripps Seaside Forum in La Jolla.  Surrounded by views of La Jolla Cove and pier, this venue was breathtaking and full of romance.  Before their lawn sunset ceremony,…

Ecyl and Rami’s Bahia Wedding Part Two

In love with the palm trees, the lush grounds, and beautiful pond, Ecyl and Rami celebrated their big day at the Bahia Resort in Mission Bay.  Both the bride and groom were a buzz in their rooms awaiting all the fun to come.  This amazing couple have a close relationship with their parents and families, which ignited…

Kathryn and Tyson’s Crossings at Carlsbad Wedding Day

While Tyson was away getting ready at home, we met Kathryn, her bridesmaids and Mom at the Sheraton Carlsbad Resort & Spa for some photos outside under the flower covered, terraced walkway.  After that, Kathryn and Tyson had their first look at The Crossings at Carlsbad on the patio overlooking the golf course.  We captured some…