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...

Joanna and Bobby’s Vista Valley Country Club Wedding

Joanna and Bobby were beyond excited about their beautiful rustic wedding at Vista Valley Country Club.  Surrounded by their family and friends, their bride and groom suites were a buzz with anticipation to witness these two tie the knot.  We captured every memorable moment from putting one her dress to dancing the night away, it was...

Morgan and Alex’s Rustic Engagement Session

I just returned from a summer trip to my home state, Indiana, after photographing an engagement session for this amazing #sutographycouple.  Morgan (the beautiful #bride) and I have known each other for quite a few years, I even did her high school senior portraits!  And I was ecstatic when I heard the news that she was...

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,...

Crystal and Jeremy’s Green Gables Wedding Day

This amazing couple had the garden summer wedding of their dreams at Green Gables Wedding Estate.  The day began with all the getting ready buzz that we just love to document.  As the bride was escorted down the aisle by her father, the groom held back tears along with most of the guests too.  They...

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,...

Susan and Robert’s Balboa Park Engagement Session

We were lucky enough to actually witness and photograph this amazing couple’s proposal last year on the sands in Coronado and now with their 2017 June wedding set, it was time to meet again and capture their love and energy all around Balboa Park.  These two love to laugh and absolutely adore each other.   We...

Kristen and Pat’s Wedding at The Dana

We were so honored to document the wedding day of this amazing couple!  They brought all of their family and friends to enjoy an outdoor summer wedding at The Dana on Mission Bay.  Kristen and Pat were so excited about seeing each other, they decided to have a first look to spend even more time...

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...

Amanda and Justin’s San Diego Engagement Session

A couple’s journey is always so amazing to document and be a part of!  This amazing couple were introduced by their very close friends and share a love that just makes you smile.  They both are self-described foodies, so it only made sense that we visited a couple of Little Italy’s best restaurants on their...

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...

Sutography Wedding Tip – Perfect Bridal Portraits

Moore often than not, if photographers are not included in the preceremony timing of getting ready, the timing of bridal photos is not fully taken into consideration.   There are two critical things we always ask our brides to consider, 1) – Bridal portraits should happen soon after getting into her dress.  This is highly recommended...

Susie and Kevin’s Pala Mesa Resort Wedding Day

Nestled away in the hills of Fallbrook, Susie and Kevin were excited to say their “I Do’s” and officially celebrate their marriage at the beautiful Pala Mesa Resort.  We started their big day by capturing all the getting ready activity followed by an intimate first look just outside their ceremony area. As the sunlight started to...

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...

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...

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....

Sutography Wedding Tip – Day of Makeup and Hair for bride

Bridal Tip: When scheduling makeup for the bride, do not necessarily make the bride last.  Why not you ask? It’s that “what if” question that we don’t ignore when it comes to how the bride looks.  “What if” the bride isn’t happy with something, “what if” the process takes longer than anticipated, “what if” a...

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...

Joanna and Bobby’s Vista Valley Country Club Wedding

Joanna and Bobby were beyond excited about their beautiful rustic wedding at Vista Valley Country Club.  Surrounded by their family and friends, their bride and groom suites were a buzz with anticipation to witness these two tie the knot.  We captured every memorable moment from putting one her dress to dancing the night away, it was...

Morgan and Alex’s Rustic Engagement Session

I just returned from a summer trip to my home state, Indiana, after photographing an engagement session for this amazing #sutographycouple.  Morgan (the beautiful #bride) and I have known each other for quite a few years, I even did her high school senior portraits!  And I was ecstatic when I heard the news that she was...

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,...

Crystal and Jeremy’s Green Gables Wedding Day

This amazing couple had the garden summer wedding of their dreams at Green Gables Wedding Estate.  The day began with all the getting ready buzz that we just love to document.  As the bride was escorted down the aisle by her father, the groom held back tears along with most of the guests too.  They...

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,...

Susan and Robert’s Balboa Park Engagement Session

We were lucky enough to actually witness and photograph this amazing couple’s proposal last year on the sands in Coronado and now with their 2017 June wedding set, it was time to meet again and capture their love and energy all around Balboa Park.  These two love to laugh and absolutely adore each other.   We...

Kristen and Pat’s Wedding at The Dana

We were so honored to document the wedding day of this amazing couple!  They brought all of their family and friends to enjoy an outdoor summer wedding at The Dana on Mission Bay.  Kristen and Pat were so excited about seeing each other, they decided to have a first look to spend even more time...

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...

Amanda and Justin’s San Diego Engagement Session

A couple’s journey is always so amazing to document and be a part of!  This amazing couple were introduced by their very close friends and share a love that just makes you smile.  They both are self-described foodies, so it only made sense that we visited a couple of Little Italy’s best restaurants on their...

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...

Sutography Wedding Tip – Perfect Bridal Portraits

Moore often than not, if photographers are not included in the preceremony timing of getting ready, the timing of bridal photos is not fully taken into consideration.   There are two critical things we always ask our brides to consider, 1) – Bridal portraits should happen soon after getting into her dress.  This is highly recommended...

Susie and Kevin’s Pala Mesa Resort Wedding Day

Nestled away in the hills of Fallbrook, Susie and Kevin were excited to say their “I Do’s” and officially celebrate their marriage at the beautiful Pala Mesa Resort.  We started their big day by capturing all the getting ready activity followed by an intimate first look just outside their ceremony area. As the sunlight started to...

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...

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...

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....

Sutography Wedding Tip – Day of Makeup and Hair for bride

Bridal Tip: When scheduling makeup for the bride, do not necessarily make the bride last.  Why not you ask? It’s that “what if” question that we don’t ignore when it comes to how the bride looks.  “What if” the bride isn’t happy with something, “what if” the process takes longer than anticipated, “what if” a...

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...

Joanna and Bobby’s Vista Valley Country Club Wedding

Joanna and Bobby were beyond excited about their beautiful rustic wedding at Vista Valley Country Club.  Surrounded by their family and friends, their bride and groom suites were a buzz with anticipation to witness these two tie the knot.  We captured every memorable moment from putting one her dress to dancing the night away, it was...

Morgan and Alex’s Rustic Engagement Session

I just returned from a summer trip to my home state, Indiana, after photographing an engagement session for this amazing #sutographycouple.  Morgan (the beautiful #bride) and I have known each other for quite a few years, I even did her high school senior portraits!  And I was ecstatic when I heard the news that she was...

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,...

Crystal and Jeremy’s Green Gables Wedding Day

This amazing couple had the garden summer wedding of their dreams at Green Gables Wedding Estate.  The day began with all the getting ready buzz that we just love to document.  As the bride was escorted down the aisle by her father, the groom held back tears along with most of the guests too.  They...

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,...

Susan and Robert’s Balboa Park Engagement Session

We were lucky enough to actually witness and photograph this amazing couple’s proposal last year on the sands in Coronado and now with their 2017 June wedding set, it was time to meet again and capture their love and energy all around Balboa Park.  These two love to laugh and absolutely adore each other.   We...

Kristen and Pat’s Wedding at The Dana

We were so honored to document the wedding day of this amazing couple!  They brought all of their family and friends to enjoy an outdoor summer wedding at The Dana on Mission Bay.  Kristen and Pat were so excited about seeing each other, they decided to have a first look to spend even more time...

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...

Amanda and Justin’s San Diego Engagement Session

A couple’s journey is always so amazing to document and be a part of!  This amazing couple were introduced by their very close friends and share a love that just makes you smile.  They both are self-described foodies, so it only made sense that we visited a couple of Little Italy’s best restaurants on their...

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...

Sutography Wedding Tip – Perfect Bridal Portraits

Moore often than not, if photographers are not included in the preceremony timing of getting ready, the timing of bridal photos is not fully taken into consideration.   There are two critical things we always ask our brides to consider, 1) – Bridal portraits should happen soon after getting into her dress.  This is highly recommended...

Susie and Kevin’s Pala Mesa Resort Wedding Day

Nestled away in the hills of Fallbrook, Susie and Kevin were excited to say their “I Do’s” and officially celebrate their marriage at the beautiful Pala Mesa Resort.  We started their big day by capturing all the getting ready activity followed by an intimate first look just outside their ceremony area. As the sunlight started to...

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...

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...

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....

Sutography Wedding Tip – Day of Makeup and Hair for bride

Bridal Tip: When scheduling makeup for the bride, do not necessarily make the bride last.  Why not you ask? It’s that “what if” question that we don’t ignore when it comes to how the bride looks.  “What if” the bride isn’t happy with something, “what if” the process takes longer than anticipated, “what if” a...