Jamie + Nicole’s 2 Day Elopement at Cathedral Beach, Yosemite Park Breathtaking Views The views at Yosemite National Park were absolutely breathtaking for Jamie and Nicole’s Cathedral Beach elopement. We spent two days together, starting at Tenaya Lodge, then making our way to the beach for their ceremony. Day two was mostly spent hiking in […]
Aaron + Jordan’s Engagement Session at Torrey Pines Beach Toes in the Sand Aaron and Jordan’s Torrey Pines beach engagement was picture perfect, and non-stop romantic. They love to hike and travel, which was obvious by their ease in nature. What I love about engagement sessions is how new it all feels for a couple, […]
Mother Nature forces plan B on Tiffany and Ross’ Yosemite Elopement Always Be Prepared Nature forced a Plan B for this Yosemite Elopement, but it turned out even better than imagined! A snow storm rolled in the night before Tiffany and Ross’ wedding so a ceremony at Glacier Point wasn’t possible. The park closes those […]
Emily and Victor’s real life elopement at Vasquez Rocks The Right Choice for YOU Emily and Victor wanted a real life elopement, and they couldn’t have chosen a more unique setting than Vasquez Rocks. What inspires an elopement? There’s often a lot of pressure to make your wedding some kind of “perfect day” for every […]
Rosie and Bub’s beach engagement on the rocks at Big Sir The Beauty of Big Sur Rosie and Bub chose to have their engagement session on the rocks at Big Sur- they wanted to capture this momentous occasion amidst the amazing backdrops and stunning scenery. Can you blame them? Big Sur is one of the […]
A non-traditional two day Glamping Elopement at Big Sur An Adventure Elopement Learn all about Carly and Jake’s non-traditional two-day Glamping Elopement at Big Sur, and how it could be right the kind of adventure for you. I’m a California adventure elopement photographer that serves local and destination couples. I help daring lovers forge their […]
Britni and Zane’s surprise proposal at Yosemite National Park A Sneaky Surprise Every once in a while, I like to get a little sneaky on a future bride, and this surprise proposal at Yosemite was one I’ll never forget. We told Britni we were doing a styled shoot, but it was really a proposal! Sometimes […]
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. […]
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.