Leiff Estates: Wedding Venue Spotlight

June 23, 2019

I recently had the pleasure of touring around the newest Santa Ynez Wedding Venue, Leiff Estates.  And let me be the first to tell you it is to die for!  This expansive venue provides the perfect canvas to create the wedding you’ve been dreaming of!   While there I met with coordinator Shayna Leeds, who […]

Ariel and Rick: Mattei’s Tavern Wedding

June 20, 2019

Ariel and Rick met when they began working together at a Veterinary hospital 3.5 years ago.  While they were both a bit hesitant to date someone they worked with they eventually couldn’t help themselves.   Fast forward to a couple years later Ariel and Rick spent some time designing Ariel’s engagement ring and set of bands […]

Operation Healthier Me – What I am doing to make 2019 my healthiest year yet.

June 13, 2019

  Cutting out sugars and carbs except for Sundays of course.  Eating healthy is work and on Sundays we rest 🙂 Signed up for a gym and am actually going regularly. Which is different than the past when I would only go once every couple weeks. Diversifying the ways I am active. Golf, Walking, Zumba, […]

Figueroa Farmhouse: Wedding Venue Spotlight

June 6, 2019

There is no doubt that the Santa Ynez Valley has any sort of shortage in amazing wedding venues.  Between it’s contemporary, traditional, vineyard or farmhouse venues I truly believe our valley has the perfect wedding day venue for everyone.  I recently had the opportunity to tour the Figueroa Mountain Farmhouse. While I have photographed weddings […]

Getaway to Palm Springs

May 13, 2019

A few weeks ago I had the enormous pleasure of staying at three of the finest boutique hotels in Palm Springs, California.  As you might know, Palm Springs is a photographers dream.  Between its spectacular scenery to its mid-century architecture, this desert town is a must see.  To boot, there has been an up rise […]

Christina and Steven – Malibu Creek State Park Engagement

May 9, 2019

Ever meet someone who is just so cool you feel like you have to be friends with them? Maybe I am the only one, but that is exactly how I felt when I met Christina.  We worked in the same office with each other for a little less than a year and I thought she […]

Corinna and Kyler’s – Santa Barbara Womens Club Wedding

April 3, 2019

Kyler and Corinna met at UCLA in 2012, they were both in the earth sciences/geology department; he was a geophysics major, she was paleobiology. They met on a field trip for the class.  She thought he was cute but could tell he was shy and she knew she’d be the one to make the first […]

How to Create Your Wedding Day Timeline

March 21, 2019

Hello there! You know what can be somewhat intimidating?! The TIMELINE! I know this isn’t the most exciting aspect of the wedding day but this is the one thing that can make or break your photography! This blog post will outline an ideal wedding day working off of a 5pm ceremony time frame that is […]