If you're channeling all the fairytale romantic vibes on your big day, you might want to take a peek at this beautiful Grand Island Mansion affair. 

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a couple walks across the street after their wedding at Stable Cafe in San Francisco

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This past weekend these two tied the knot for real for real! But before we get to that, let’s take a look at their wedding round 1. Okay let me explain. Chanel and Carlos took the first opportunity they could to officially become husband and wife. In their case that meant an intimate civil ceremony at […]


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Nothing could stop these two. Not COVID, not the rain, and not even the lack of a wedding venue. These two lovebirds didn’t let anything stop them from having their wedding. And, let me tell you, their Bay Area intimate wedding was everything they (and I) hoped for and more. In sticking with the 2020 […]


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Hayden got to watch his mom and dad get married at their beautiful Grand Island Mansion wedding. He got to put on the cutest little tux and his mama brushed his hair just right. He wore a sign he couldn’t read just yet and watched as his mom and dad exchanged rings, tears, and kisses. […]


As a California photographer, I have plenty of practice with and tips for beach photos. I think I was born to photograph people on the gorgeous beaches of Northern California! Whether it’s maternity photos at Baker Beach, wedding photos in Big Sur, or anywhere else along the coast, I’m pretty obsessed with the dreamy, glowy […]


bride and bridesmaids posing for wedding photos

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Bridget and Chad first met thanks to Bridget’s high school best friend. This best friend’s cousin was friends with Chad. Shortly after they met, they went on their first date to a concert. That’s my kind of date! They had a blast and hit it off right away. Fast forward to five years later. Bridget […]


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Thank you for checking out my blog, where you will see snippets of my life, my amazing clients, and from time-to-time, my crazy dogs, Samson and Rico!

My husband, Craig, and I love raising our son, Todd, in beautiful Idaho, but you can often find us traveling all over the west coast to visit family and attend football camps. I have been blessed to photograph weddings all across the United States and am excited to expand internationally. I am a lover of film and timeless romance and I love telling my couples' stories here on the blog.

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