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hatcher's pass Alaska elopement

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 […]

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Bride and Groom by the Santa Cruz sea

Cici + Tom’s Seaside Santa Cruz Elopement A Perfect Setting For our couple Cici and Tom there were two important elements that a seaside Santa Cruz elopement brought together perfectly: family and nature. Cici and Tom met in New York City, but have a deep love for California’s natural beauty. They knew they wanted their […]

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Yosemite elopement in front of Half Dome

I am so excited to share with you The Heather Anderson Photography Team. Over the last few years, I have grown so much, and adding associate photographers to my team was a way for me to photography more couples and add them to the HAP family. What is an associate photographer? An associate photographer is one […]

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Did you know if you elope, you have total control and flexibility of your day? Your day is solely based on you and your time! That is what I love most about elopements and helping you coordinate your day. The wonderful thing about eloping is you can do whatever the two of you want to […]

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Nikki and Todd were a dream to work with; I spend two days with them capturing their love for one another. Todd and Nikki met at a soccer game in Kansas City, she bought a ticket for one, and the rest was history.  They love going to Soccer games (and they do very frequently), watching […]

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Deciding to become an adventure elopement photographer was one of the greatest decisions I have made in my business. Being able to explore new locations and shoot weddings at the same time is a dream come true. Earlier this month I headed to June Lake in Mammoth. June Lake is a year round resort town […]

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As featured in JuneBug Weddings Have you ever dreamt about having an elopement at The Salt Flats? This dreamy location is located in Tooele County in northwestern Utah. The Salt Flats are better known as the Bonneville Salt Flats and are the largest Salt Flats west of the Great Salt Lake. The Salt Flats are […]

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Matthew proposed to Cassia in Munich. She was traveling for a trade show, and they decided to extend the trip a few days to do some personal traveling! Matthew flew out to meet her on the last day of the trade show. After a few days in Munich, they flew together to Berlin! One night […]

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Sedona elopement photos

View a complete Sedona elopement guide with elopement locations, sample timelines, recommended restaurants and more! It has everything you need.

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A Photographer Busts the Myths and Misconceptions about Elopements What is an Elopement? Over the years I’ve found that busting the myths and misconceptions of elopements can happen just by clarifying a definition. Elopements are considered small and intimate weddings. Really, it’s that simple. No, this doesn’t mean it has to just be the two […]

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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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