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Amanda and Andrew: Married

After many months of waiting and reschedules and COVID lockdowns and reopenings, Amanda and Andrew got married! It was an absolutely stunning day at Mt. Woodson Castle, located in the East San Diego city of Ramona.  This was my first time shooting at the castle and it did NOT disappoint.  […]

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A man dips a woman in front of a sunset at Treasure Island Laguna Beach

Laguna Beach Engagement Session: Jules and Jon

I have a confession to make: beach sessions make me a teensy bit nervous. Getting to the beach, traffic, parking when we get there, making sure we meet at the right spot… it can all be stressful! Then hoping you picked a spot without crowds and breathing a sigh of […]

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Bride and groom take portraits in front of San Bernardino Mountains at Mile High Oaks wedding

Married! Erin and Mike: Oak Glen wedding

Most photographers know how to watch something with one eye and something entirely different with the other eye. Like during the speeches, you’re listening and watching the speaker but also looking around the crowd for the reactions.  You’re also trying to listen to the speech and catch the reactions from […]

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Bride and groom embrace on top of a rock at Thurman Flats California elopement

Lauren and Travis: Married and Eloped

Oh 2020! What curveballs you’ve thrown us. Lauren and Travis were scheduled to be married this summer in Washington with so many of their friends and family.  In the end, they decided to take some portraits down here in Southern California and elopement with only their closest family members in […]

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Redlands Engagement Photographer: Erin and Mike | Prospect Park

I have to get better at blogging this year! Definitely a 2020 resolution! Mike and Erin are just so much fun! We ran all over Prospect Park together, and boy did we luck out with the weather.  January in Redlands can be hit or miss but it was a beautiful, […]

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Redlands Wedding Photographer: Courtney and Soren

What a personalized wedding Courtney and Soren had! Courtney and Soren got married on the campus of Plymouth Village, a senior living community located in Redlands, CA.  But why would a young, vibrant couple get married at a senior living community? Courtney’s dad was the Executive Director of PV for […]

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Thousand Oaks Wedding Photographer: Adrianna and Zach

It was an absolutely stunning day at El Campeon Farms in Thousand Oaks.  I’ve never photographed a wedding at a horse ranch but now I will recommend them to all my wedding couples! Adrianna’s father manages the ranch and the owners were so generous to welcome Adrianna and Zach’s wedding […]

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Temecula Wedding Photographer: Ruthemma and David

Picture this, if you will.  Ruthemma is playing one of the starring roles in the Redlands Bowl production of Beauty and the Beast.  On the last night of performances, her boyfriend David comes backstage before the show and makes a speech about how much he loves the show and proud […]

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Redlands Engagement Photographer: Amanda and Richie

Since it is cold and rainy here is So Cal, I thought it would be the perfect day to share this sunny engagement session! Amanda and Richie were a blast to photograph.  I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again, Prospect Park is one of my favorite shoot locations.  […]

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Riverside Wedding Photographer: Traci and Tod

I LOVE SMALL WEDDINGS!  Traci called about 2 months before her wedding and asked if I was available on a random Thursday in April to capture her wedding to Tod. It was going to be the two of them, Traci’s daughter, and Tod’s son.  How perfect is that? I met […]

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