{you are the story. i am the narrator.}

{you are the story. i am the narrator.}

Sharing Arianna and Caleb’s Huntington Beach engagement photos is loooong overdue (seeing as how their engagement session was just over a year ago). Even though it’s old news in terms of wedding seasons (I mean, so last year), I still love just about everything from this session. It shouldn’t have been unexpected, but the Tuesday in […]

There’s something extra special about Candice and Evan’s Crystal Cove State Park engagement photos. I want to say it’s because of Candice’s classy style, or because of the way Evan makes her smile. It could also be attributed to their cosiness. Or maybe it was the perfect beach sunset we got. In all honesty, though, […]

Sometimes, “picture perfect,” is the only way to describe something properly, and I’m 100% certain that it’s the only way I can describe Shelly and Brandon’s Turnip Rose Promenade wedding photos. Having known Shelly since we were both awkward teens in high school, it wasn’t hard to imagine that her incredible sense of style would carry […]

Somewhere in between shooting 40+ weddings in 2015, doing 40+ family sessions in November and December, and rebuilding my own website from scratch, I realised that I have more than 80 weddings I’ve never blogged, and I’m too ashamed to tell you how many engagement sessions, family sessions, newborn and maternity sessions, and portrait sessions […]

Gina + Jose’s Laguna Beach Engagement Photos Three years ago, I didn’t believe in soul mates. I guess I was this heartless wedding photographer who just thought that there were lots of places to find love–and maybe that’s still true–but when love struck me, when I met my own soul mate, my eyes were opened and I started […]

Shelly + Brandon’s Laguna Beach Engagement Photos Maybe because it was where their first date happened, or maybe because it’s where he proposed, but doing Shelly and Brandon’s Laguna Beach engagement photos felt like them coming home. When they were telling me their story–from meeting on match.com to a first date at the beach, all […]

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