Lesley + Tyler’s Summer Garden Wedding in California Park to Gardens I was thrilled to spend another day with Lesley and Patrick at their beautiful California summer garden wedding. I alsofound a whole new love of gardens in general! We shot their engagement session in Yosemite National Park last year, and it was a total […]
AlisaMarie + Jonny’s Alaska Anniversary Adventure Adventure Souls at Heart AlisaMarie and Jonny love the outdoors and celebrated their anniversary with an Alaska Adventure. This session is at their favorite spot near Girdwood, Alaska; it’s perfect for a get away night of camping, or just a swing in their hammock by a bonfire. Always an […]
Cassia + Matthew’s Magical Day at Disney Disney Wife = Happy Life I met Cassia and Matthew pre pandemic long before their plans for this magical day at Disney. We had already had a beautiful winery engagement session, and were busy planning their destination wedding and honeymoon to the Maldives when the world shut down. […]
Alaskan Love (and dogs!) perfect this Eagle River Enegagment Session The more the merrier Jenny and Paul might actually be the sweetest human beings I’ve had the pleasure to work with this year, and their Nordik dogs (who swam in glacier water!) were just as wonderful. I always love working with animals, and encourage my […]
A Couple’s Session at the Alaska State Fair Always an Occasion for Love I love shooting in new locations, and The Alaska State Fair was the perfect setting to experience a fun adventure. It’s always great when a couple takes the time to capture special moments; it doesn’t have to be a wedding, birthday, anniversary, […]
Kaitlyn + Quin’s Hatcher’s Pass Alaska Elopement An Elopement to Remember Kaitlyn and Quin chose Hatcher’s Pass for their Alaska elopement because it was the first place they were able to explore together when they arrived in this stunning state. What a treat for me as a photographer to be able to capture their special […]
Shane and Phuong’s Mile-High Rocky Mountain Engagement Session Rocky Mountain National Park Shane and Phuong wanted a mile-high Rocky Mountain engagement session to remind them of their meeting place in Colorado where they met while attending pharmacy school. Since the wedding will be in California, they wanted the engagement session to be a memory that […]
Love in Alaska for Asia and Mel’s Engagement Session Winner Creek Trail is a roughly 8-mile loop ride that you can access from anywhere in Girdwood. It’s the perfect setting to capture love in Alaska for an engagement session, especially couples that love travel and adventure. Asia and Mel cherished each other’s company throughout our entire shoot, […]
Kaitlyn and Stefan’s Torrey Pines Engagement Shoot A Perfect Backdrop at Torrey Pines Kaitlyn and Stefan wanted to celebrate their engagement with a photo session that would embrace beautiful views, so I suggested Torrey Pines for our location. We all wanted really authentic images and I was thrilled to be able to offer my experience with […]
Kelly and Patrick’s Summer Mount Palomar Winery Wedding Our Couple’s Story I love a unique “how did you meet” story, and Kelly and Patrick’s may just be my favorite. Often it’s time for Mom to butt out of our love-lives, but this is the exception that breaks the rule. Kelly and Patrick were set up […]
I recognized that weddings merit the same kind of heart-pounding adventure. That’s why I transitioned from fine art photography to adventure elopements, using the medium I love to tell love stories that are as real as the ocean is deep.
Nature inspired me to chase after awe-inspiring bursts of wonder — watching sunrises from Yosemite mountaintops, backpacking through the red rock landscape of southern Utah, surfing in waves that carelessly crash onto the beach and soaking up island sunsets.