Tags archives: Destination Weddings

Santa Barbara Mission in California featured at The Knot

Santa Barbara Mission in California featured at The Knot
Santa Barbara Mission in California featured at The Knot Shannon Whitehair (28 and math teacher) and Stephen Whitehair (28 and a special education teacher) met while planning a mutual friend's wedding in 2010. They hit it off immediately and began dating, despite living seven hours apart. Five months later, Steve quit his job and moved to be closer to Shannon. Steve [...]

Wedding Featured in Borrowed and Blue

Wedding Featured in Borrowed and Blue
Wedding Featured in Borrowed and Blue. Last week I received some wonderful news. One of my weddings was featured in one of my favorite wedding blogs, Borrowed and Blue. I love the design and the way the blog looks. So, I was so happy to be featured there. Thank you, Christin & Adam Healey, for featuring my work. The wedding of Iris and Roberto was hosted at the inc[...]

Temescal Canyon Engagement

Temescal Canyon Engagement
Temescal Canyon Engagement I love it when I get to photograph in a new area and discover fabulous little nooks. In this case, Hannah and Jeff wanted to be photographed at Temescal Canyon in Pacific Palisades. Since I have never been there, I was so excited to be able to go to a new place. I love to discover, to explore and to find the lighting that I love. On th[...]

Santa Barbara Mission Wedding photography | Shannon and Steve wedding

Santa Barbara Mission Wedding photography |   Shannon and Steve wedding
The Santa Barbara Mission was the location Shannon and Steve selected, to host their catholic ceremony. The grounds are spectacular and no place in the Santa Barbara Mission is more beautiful then inside the long halls. The light is incredible and I felt in love with the Mission in a "New York" minute. Shannon and Steve wanted to see each other before the ceremony so [...]

Botanical Garden and City Hall engagement session | Shannon and Steve

Botanical Garden and City Hall engagement session  |  Shannon and Steve
I met Shannon and Steve in Santa Barbara. They had contacted me because they are getting married next year at the Rincon Beach Club in Carpenteria, one of my favorite locations. The religious ceremony will take place in the wonderful and amazing Santa Barbara Mission. I can't wait for this day!! I love Santa Barbara because the weather is perfect and every location[...]

Shannon and Jensen Engagent session in Ojai, California.

Shannon and Jensen Engagent session in Ojai, California.
Ojai is a wonderful place to live and to visit. On this occasion, I had the privilege of meeting Shannon and Jensen to have their engagement session. I AM IN LOVE with this town, it is very charming, with tons of great restaurants and little boutique stores to shop in. For Shannon, this town is so special because every time they had an opportunity, they would spend [...]

San Diego Wedding Photography | Lizzie and Pat Wedding in San Diego

San Diego Wedding Photography |  Lizzie and Pat Wedding in San Diego
San Diego is a beautiful town and La Jolla is a delight to visit. I drove to San Diego to photograph the wedding of Lizzie and Pat.  I met Lizzie here in Ventura County when she came with her mom, Susan and sister, Bridget. We had so much fun talking about her plans, the wedding and the most important was PAT.  He was in Afghanistan when Lizzie visited me. I remember [...]

Engagement session Malibu and Paramount Ranch | Sandra and Alex

Engagement session Malibu and Paramount Ranch  |  Sandra and Alex
Welcome to my blog. This time I am presenting to you the engagement session of Sandra and Alex, a cute and adorable couple that were referred to me by Cristina; a wedding that I photographed several years ago at Calamigos Ranch in Malibu. Thank you, Cristina. We had so much fun and since the days are longer and hotter, engagement sessions are better for me if we do t[...]

Orcutt Ranch Wedding Photography | California, Los Angeles, Worldwide

Orcutt Ranch Wedding Photography |  California, Los Angeles, Worldwide
Emily and Josh wanted a wedding that was nice and relaxing to enjoy with their family and closest friends and she got it :) As I arrived at the Orcutt Ranch, here in West Hills, I saw a large group of people working on wedding details, what a fantastic group of friends Josh and Emily has. As I arrive, I say hello to my bride, she looked happy, content and she was glow[...]

Ventura County Wedding Photographer | Hartley Botanica Garden

Ventura  County Wedding Photographer  | Hartley Botanica Garden
Definitely, Ventura County is a wonderful place to host a wedding. You can find so many venues with lots of gardens, Tuscan villas, country clubs, fantastic hotels here in our Ventura County. This time we celebrated the wedding of Norma and Adam, an adorable couple who chose Hartley Botanica Gardens located in Somis. I know that every place is special and, to our br[...]