Weddings

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 […]

Leiff Estates: Wedding Venue Spotlight

June 23, 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 […]

Ariel and Rick: Mattei’s Tavern Wedding

June 20, 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 […]

Corinna and Kyler’s – Santa Barbara Womens Club Wedding

April 3, 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 […]

How to Create Your Wedding Day Timeline

March 21, 2019

As I begin my 2019 wedding season I cannot help myself but to reflect upon this past year and showcase my favorite weddings from 2018. The list includes weddings at the Historic Santa Barbara Courthouse, The Maritime Museum, and Rancho Dos Amantes.  Drum roll please….In no particular order we have….   Gwen & Jordan Sometimes […]

Favorite Weddings from 2018

March 17, 2019

I’m convinced that the wedding industry is one of the best industries to be a part of because of events like The Jam 2019. Each year this event is held at the gorgeous Dos Pueblos Orchard Farm.  At this annual event where designers, planners, florist, caterers, photographers, calligraphers and other event professionals come together to […]

The JAM 2019

March 13, 2019

For today’s vendor spotlight I will be sharing with you all about the historic 1880 Union Hotel. Set in the small town of Los Alamos, it is only a 3-hour drive from Los Angeles and a 4-hour drive from San Francisco.  This proximity to two large airports makes it the perfect venue for your destination wedding. […]

1880 Union Hotel – Vendor Spotlight

March 4, 2019

Erika and Shawn’s wedding at the Flying Flags Resort was truly a sight to behold. I checked the forecast repeatedly leading up to Erika and Shawn’s wedding and every time the day called for rain.  Up until that point I had never photographed in the rain and while I felt up to the challenge the […]

Erika + Shawn – Flying Flags Resort Wedding

January 20, 2019