Category Archives: Wedding Photography

Danielle and Eddie’s San Diego Wedding Day

From the very first moment we met with Danielle and Eddie you could feel their love, not just for each other but the loving energy they give off to anyone around them.   They were still beaming from their whirlwind proposal in Italy the summer before and to witness their dream wedding day unfold truly meant…

Lynette and Matt’s Fallbrook Wedding

This rock star duo is simply one of a kind and we feel so lucky to have been part of their day. From the moment we arrived to the private residence in Fallbrook it was literally non-stop excitement. The house was full of energy while everyone was getting ready. You could feel the excitement, everyone…

Chris and Perri’s Green Gables Wedding Day

Exactly one year after Chris’ surprise proposal in Napa and just a little over 7 years since they made that leap from college friends to a couple, Perri and Chris had their dream summer wedding day. In love with the lush garden, charming schoolhouse and rustic touches, Green Gables Wedding Estate was everything they had…

A Wedding Day Timeline – Expectation vs Reality

I often refer to “time” as the magic ingredient to the wedding day of your dreams. You can spend months planning every detail of your day, from your wedding favors, to the cake topper, to which song you will walk down the aisle as a married couple… but beyond the color of the ribbon on…

Trina and Michael’s Wedding Day

After years of being best friends since a Halloween party their freshman year of college, a cross country trip to the east coast to see one another, they both had the realization this was so much more than just a friendship and a spark had been ignited.  It took several weeks for each of them…

Cindy and Grant’s Downtown San Diego Wedding Day

Talk about meant to be… one random night out in the gaslamp, this adventurous couple met through a mutual friend and within one week, became boyfriend and girlfriend, as they put it, they have been inseparable ever since.  Grant can’t get enough of Cindy’s smile and her totally cute and contagious quirky humor and Cindy…

Stephanie and Andrew’s Aviation Vineyards Wedding Day

“Pure Joy!”  Those are the two words that we kept saying to ourselves while capturing and editing the images from Stephanie and Andrew’s dream wedding day.  The moment we walked onto to the vast property of Aviation Vineyard, there seemed to be an energy bouncing from the mountains to the sky and through the trees…

Samantha and John’s Maderas Golf Club Wedding Day

These two have so much pure love for one another, the way they look at each other, laugh together and just feel comfortable in each other’s arms.  Fate brought them together through a few website clicks and they haven’t looked back since!  John surprised Samantha by proposing with her grandmother’s wedding ring, bringing marriage full…

Amanda and Justin’s Hilton and Ultimate Skybox Wedding Day

This beautiful and fun couple describe themselves as “Two peas in a pod” and it couldn’t’ be more true.   They met at a friend’s party and they were both drawn to each other’s energy from the get go and it didn’t take long for the two of them to become what they like to call…

Alex and Alex’s Scripps Seaside Forum Wedding Day

We absolutely love hearing the stories about how couples connect and this amazing duo started their journey as classmates in 8th English, assigned seats next to each other, Alex and Alex didn’t have an idea at that time they would be sitting next to each other eventually for the rest of their lives.  It wasn’t until…

Andrea and Parker’s Condor Nest Ranch Wedding

Some couples attract because of their drive, competitive nature and desire to see the world…and this couple is exactly one of those couples.  Their personal drive is just as apparent with their commitment to one another and their families.  We actually know Andrea from her sister’s wedding that we photographed several years ago and we…

Rebecca and Barrett’s Pala Mesa Resort Wedding

These two happened to cross paths just at the right time and the right place and after a surprise proposal on a trip to Mexico, they started planning their dream summer wedding day at the beautiful Pala Mesa Resort in the hills of Southern California.  And it was a perfect summer day, everyone was busy…

Sarah and Wes’ Fall Wedding Day

These two seemed to know they were destined to be together from their very first date.  Both of them secretly wanting to get married and not tell their families and 710 days later, they became husband and wife.  It’s hard to describe what it is like to be around these too, full of laughter but…

Kristina and Ryan’s La Jolla Woman’s Club Wedding Day

We connected with Kristina and Ryan first at her brother’s wedding in 2016 and we were beyond excited when they reached out to us to document their summer wedding day!  This amazing couple started out as co-workers first and it didn’t take long for the two of them to realize they had so much in common,…

Laura and Brandon’s Pala Mesa Resort Wedding

Connections are made sometimes when one leaves their home state to follow their personal dreams and eventually cross paths with someone else they may have never met if they didn’t venture away.  This story rings true for this beautiful couple, meeting, falling in love, becoming engaged, adopting their first doggy, and now being married, it seems…

Karina and Andrew’s Immaculata and Prado Wedding Day

On a cold spring day in April 2015, Andrew proposed to his future wife,Karina, during a trip to New York City and this ignited an exciting journey towards their dream wedding day 2 years later. This amazing duo have known one another for most of their lives and their families were beyond thrilled that the two…

Susan and Robert’s Private Estate Wedding

We were so lucky to have connected with Susan and Robert from the very beginning of their engagement.  We witnessed Robert get down on one knee on the shores of Coronado and propose to the love of his life, Susan extremely surprised of course said yes and then the excitement of their engagement was underway.  After the…

Helen and Ken’s Thursday Club Wedding Day

We had such an amazing day with Helen and Ken, starting with all the getting ready moments at Bay Club Hotel and Marina with the Harbor as their backdrop and then heading to their wedding venue, the beautiful and historic Thursday Club in Point Loma, with views of the Pacific Ocean and Ocean Beach in every direction,…

Diana and Geoff’s Los Willows Wedding Day

When we think about Diana and Geoff, their energy and love, it always brings a smile to our face.  These two are always smiling, laughing but also super loving with each other.  And the two of them were so excited about their dream wedding day at Los Willows Wedding Estate.  It was a beautiful spring day,…

Lauren and Greg’s Wedding Day at The BRICK

This wedding day was full of energy from the very first moment we arrived and started documenting every single moment.  The sun was shining, the weather was perfect and this fabulous couple were having the day of their dreams.  All the groomsmen joined in to help Greg get ready, fix his tie, put on his cufflinks,…

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…

Yelena and Ryan’s Carmel Mountain Ranch Wedding

We had such an amazing time with this fabulous couple, their wedding party and families.  The day was simply gorgeous, we met Yelena and her bridal party at her hotel and captured all the fun energy of her transforming into a beautiful bride.  Everyone then headed to Carmel Mountain Ranch Country Club for their ceremony…

Kim and Trevor’s Coronado Wedding Day

Coronado holds a special place for this amazing couple. Kimberly and Trevor clearly remember strolling through the Hotel Del when they first started dating, discussing their future together… and once they were engaged, planning their wedding day in Coronado just seemed like a perfect fit. They started their wedding day at the historic Hotel Del, a…

Pala Mesa Resort Featured Wedding

We first met this amazing couple via Skype as they planned their San Diego destination wedding from their home in Alaska.  These two were so excited about their future wedding day and after their engagement session in La Jolla, we couldn’t wait to see them again behind our lenses.  And finally, their September autumn wedding…

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…

Lindsay and Nhat’s Wiens Family Cellars Wedding

Lindsay and Nhat brought their friends and family to the beautiful vineyard at Wein Family Cellars in Temecula for their fall wedding day.  We arrived to both of them getting ready in adjacent suites.  The bride’s room a buzz with makeup and hair while the groom’s room as always, a little more laid back.  After a special toast…

Rachel and Todd’s Ultimate Skybox Wedding

A chance meeting at a dinner with a pastor (the bride’s father) crossed the paths of these two individuals; once strangers, soon to be friends, and now husband and wife. Their passion for each other, their families and their faith is evident from the moment you spend just a few minutes with them. We had…

Laura and John’s La Jolla Woman’s Club Wedding

This amazing couple was so lucky to have their worlds collide after a mutual friend (the bride’s brother in law and groom’s friend) decided that they needed to meet.  He realized they shared the same passion for family, faith and enjoying life.  This connection is very evident after spending only a few minutes with Laura and John….

Kim and Noel’s Green Gables Wedding

We absolutely loved being part of this amazing couple’s journey.  They have so much in common, love family and their “crew” of friends!  We are so excited to share the images from their amazing Green Gables Estate Wedding plus their Highlight Wedding video and living photo!   LIVING PHOTO

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…

We love black and white imagery

We absolutely love vibrant color and we share a lot of our imagery in color, however, we equally love black and white images too! During our editing process we include a variety of black and white images, often chosen by a moment, a mood, or a laugh. If you love black and white images, just let…

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…

Alejandra and William’s Green Gables Wedding

Just over 8 years since a mutual college friend introduced this amazing couple, Alejandra and William officially became husband and wife on a perfect November day at Green Gables Estates.  They each were excited about all the details of their day having family and their best friends involved through everything.  Craving a mix of classic, romantic with a hint of sparkle,…

Jill and Matt’s Grand Tradition Wedding Day

This amazing couple was beyond excited for their big day!  Jill and Matt have been dreaming about their fairytale autumn wedding to be held at the gorgeous Grand Tradition Estate in Fallbrook.  We captured every moment as they each arrived with their entourages as they headed to the bride and groom suites.  After transforming into a beautiful…

Liz and Zac’s Heritage Park and Luce Loft Wedding Day

Liz and Zac tied the knot on a beautiful fall September day with their ceremony at the Temple Beth Israel in Old Town’s Heritage Park Row and their fun celebration at Luce Loft in downtown San Diego.   After the bride & groom transformed into a modern couple for the day, they had their first look…

Liz and Dave’s Twin Oaks Garden Wedding

Liz and Dave have an undeniable connection that is obvious the moment they look into each others eyes.  We saw it immediately at their engagement session and we couldn’t wait to be part of their summer wedding day!  It was a beautiful June day that began with the Dave at the Hilton Garden Inn in Rancho Bernardo….

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…

Daniela and Matt’s Mission de Alcala and Prado Wedding Day

The perfect love story always has a great beginning.  Set up by the bride’s father who thought these two would be a great couple, these two went on a blind date with a few unexpected twists.  The good news is dad’s inclination was correct and these little twists turned into a great story – their love story….