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I met Sonia a few years ago when I was photographing a wedding. I remember seeing her and hoping I might get to photograph her one day. I knew she would make my job fun! A couple of more years passed and I did get to photograph her, as she was a bridesmaid in another […]

Jed & Sonia- Soka University Engagement Session

January 23, 2015


I have no words for this egagement session. Alright, I lied…. I have lots of words. Fun. Silly. Stylish. Crazy. Gorgeous… I could go on and on. I had so much fun with Bobby & Mara. They are sweet, incredibly gracious, and oh so obviously in love with each other. We had a blast and […]

Bobby & Mara- Mission Viejo Engagement Session

August 11, 2014


Meet Kate & Kellen. They’re gonna get married summer. They’re super fun. He’s super tall. That may or may not have been the first thing I said to Kellen when I met him. Filter, Jen. Filter. Since they live in Dallas, Kate and I first met over Skype months ago. So when they came out […]

Kate & Kellen- Griffith Park Engagement Photography

May 28, 2014


I double dog dare you to look at this post without a smile busting onto your face. You can’t help it! These two are possibly the cutest darn couple you ever did see. They are absolutely adorable. I first met Aubrey when she was a bridesmaid in Ashley & Matt’s wedding. Then again when she […]

Aubrey & Stephen- Orange Circle Engagement Session

April 2, 2014


This is Will & Stefanie. Fact: They are awesome. They are smart, silly, and self-proclaimed nerds. But I’ll tell you what. They are a blast to be around and their love for each other shows all over their faces. They so obviously adore each other. They are getting married in less than three weeks and […]

Will & Stefanie- Crystal Cove Engagement Session

March 24, 2014


I have to say, booking Becky and Bobby’s wedding was one of the funnest booking processes I’ve ever had! Bobby’s mom Teresa had been going on wedding planning appointments with Becky, and during one of them Becky happened to mention my name as someone whose photography she liked. Lucky for me, I have a pretty […]

Becky & Bobby & Their Fairy God Mother- San Juan Capistrano Engagement Photography

February 27, 2014


… this happened! I was shocked! I was the best Christmas gift I’ve ever received. Even better than the year of the Cabbage Patch doll! Thank you for asking, sweetie! Life with you gets sweeter every day. I said yes that day, I say yes today and every day for the rest of our lives. […]

One year ago today…

December 23, 2013


Jenny & Orlando are seriously the cutest couple ever! So sweet and kind and funny…. just a blast to be around. A few weeks ago I met them in Pasadena and went on a little adventure. We found out that we have the exact same taste in houses and we all LOVE to eat! I […]

Jenny & Orlando- Pasadena Engagement Photography

November 15, 2013


For Brittany, there is no happier place on earth than Disneyland. She LOVES it there! So when her high school sweetheart, Michael, proposed, Disneyland was the obvious choice. He brought her off to the side of the castle, where the little owl statue watched over their magical moment, making THIS spot their happiest place on […]

Brittany & Michael- The Happiest Place on Earth

November 5, 2013


Lauren & Bryan are getting married THIS weekend at one of my favorite venues, Maravilla Gardens, in Camarillo. I can’t wait! It kinda feels like a destination wedding and another world altogether. So beautiful! Their engagement session fellt a little bit like a destination session too. San Diego sometimes seems like world away instead of […]

Lauren & Bryan- San Diego Little Italy Engagement Session

October 1, 2013