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-Heather

Welcome to my journal where I love to share the stories of the incredible couples I work with. Grab a cup of tea and come join us!

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Emily and Gene’s Temecula Creek Inn Wedding

Emily and Gene were married on October 25th of this year at The Temecula Creek Inn. Their love story started out a few years back. They were introduced by mutual friends (don’t you love friends who play match maker?!) and the rest is history. Gene took Emily on the roof of their river house (thinking […]

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Senior Session – Class of 2020

Brandon’s enthusiastic personality made this senior session so much fun! Brandon is in the FUClass of 2020 and he has lettered in swim team and water polo. Brandon is still exploring colleges and I can’t wait to see what school he chooses.

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How to Choose the Best Light

I am a natural Light photographer so understanding how to quickly find good light on wedding day when dealing with a variety of light situations is important. Here are a few thoughts for you to understand how to find the perfect light and avoid that harsh light if you can: If you are a natural […]

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How to Film Match

Film matching can be a complicated beast at times. It takes a lot of practice and dedication. When matching fim here are a few thoughts: Make sure you are paying attention to the highlights in the film photo. The highlights are what will guide you in the right direction of the film. Bad light will […]

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How to Shoot at Sunset

Photography is the study of light, so it’s no surprise that photographers love sunrise and sunsets.  I am sure most of us have heard the term golden hour. It is what we refer to as the best time of day to shoot. There is an hour after sunrise and an hour before sunset that creates […]

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Work / Life Balance

Work / life balance for entrepreneurs is a very complicated thing, it is hard to disconnect yourself from your work because you want to make sure everyone is taken care of all of the time. Having three kids this has taught me that I can do most things that I need to do to have […]

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Three Tips to Shooting Film

A lot of film photographers shy away from sunset photos because shooting sunsets on film are not as easy as on digital. Sunset photos are my jam so I knew when I added film to my work I had to be able to shoot dreamy sunset photos as well.  It took practice but I have […]

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Salt Creek Beach Anniversary Session

A few weeks back I had the pleasure of heading to Salt Creek Beach to photograph a two year wedding anniversary. Kaylyn and her hubby have this type of laid back love that really speaks to my soul. Over the last two years they have fostered two cats Mama and Kitty. Of course they fell […]

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Jennifer and Bob’s Orange County Anniversary Session

Jennifer and Bob will be married for two years in January and their love is just as strong as it was on their wedding day. I had the pleasure of doing their anniversary pictures in Orange County last month and it was amazing to catch up with them. They moved to the OC area when […]

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Family Session on Salt Creek Beach

Five Years ago Dawn and David got married in Temecula, California on New Years Eve. What the family thought was going to be just a large New Years Eve party actually turned out to be their SURPRISE wedding. After planning for months the day had finally arrived and they surprised everyone with not only a […]

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