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bride and groom on wedding day

add article here When Barbara “Barbie” Blank and Joseph “Joe” Coba said “I do” on April 9, 2021, they did so with help of their three dogs, who dressed up and acted as ring bearers! It was an especially meaningful moment for the couple—she’s a former WWE wrestler and reality TV star; he’s an engineer who works in construction management—because they […]

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As kids both Vince and Sarah visited Yosemite so it has always been a special place for both of them. Vince and Sarah were married last month at the gorgeous Tenaya Lodge. Four years ago they visited Yosemite and stayed at the Tenaya. It was a magical weekend and they knew this is where they […]

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Planning an Elopement Helping couples that want to plan an adventure elopement is what I do. More couples are choosing for to elope so they can create an intimate and meaningful way to get married during the pandemic. Many are choosing to plan an adventurous elopement now and throw a big celebration later. I absolutely […]

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colorful tablescape for micro wedding

This wonderful tablescape designed by Ashley at Always Flawless Productions is featured on Sisters In Law today. The design reflects the tones of the sunset and makes for the perfect setting for inmate gatherings. Temecula Wine Country at sunset made for a stunning backdrop as we enjoyed conversations, clinking of glasses and a delicious meal […]

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elopement in southern california

Purposeful, personalized Southern California Elopements Let’s get you lovebirds married!! Your marriage is still cause for celebration, even if it looks a little different.  We specialize in epic and adventurous elopements and we are offer all inclusive elopement collections for couples who won’t let a speed bump get in the way of their wedding day.  […]

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self love

Devon and Josh’s wedding is featured on San Diego Style Weddings today!! These two wanted a wedding that was unique to them and Devon researched every detail. She believes in this world of social media and comparisons “you can create your wedding of your dreams on your own terms and be 100% satisfied”. She loves […]

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vibrant wedding ideas

This styled shoot has bright, bold and vibrant wedding inspiration. This Mile High Oaks Ranch wedding inspiration was something that made my heart happy. I love bright and vibrant colors and photographing them make me even happier. These bright colors are passionate, romantic and full of life and zest . I loved the little details […]

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film wedding photographer

Last March I had the chance to visit the Carolina’s to host some one on one mentorships and workshops with Adorn Collective. I have been so excited to share these images but had to wait for our big feature with Whimsically Wed!! I am so thrilled to see this shoot featured on their blog today! […]

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Fine Art Photography Mentorships I love meeting and working with other photographers. Education is my second passion. Nothing makes me happier then the chance to share with others things that I have learned. My goal in sharing my story, my workflow and knowledge I have gained over the past 10 years in business is to […]

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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. 

Meet Heather

California elopement photographer

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. 

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And don’t hesitate to have your adventure of a lifetime.

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