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love and dogs in eagle river Alaska

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 […]

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mile-high Rocky Mountain engagement

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 […]

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Love in Alaska Engagement Session

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, […]

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Torrey Pines Engagement 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 […]

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Ethan and Emma met through mutual friends and the rest was history. Ethan proposed to Emma in Hawaii on her 21st birthday (what a great birthday gift)! They enjoy going to the movies together, riding their bikes, and going to the beach. Their perfect adventure is to a faraway land. On the weekends Emma watches […]

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Audree + Chris’s engagement session was so fun! We headed out at sunset, took a small hike, had a champagne toast and the rest of the evening was history. Audree + Chris enjoy hiking, skiing & snowboarding and going to National Parks. Their wedding is scheduled for next year at The Temecula Creek Inn and […]

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I met up with Sarah and Kent late afternoon just before sunset so we could take the jeeps out to a secluded location for their engagement session. Sarah and Kent met when Kent tutoring Sarah in physics. She said he was was not the best tutor but the rest is history! They have been together […]

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Kevin and Megan are both firefighters and you can say there was a “spark” between they from the start. Megan said they turned that spark into a lifelong, old fashioned type of love. Megan and Kevin love adventure so doing their engagement session in Sedona was a must. Kevin proposed to megan, we when they […]

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Kate and Justin met during their junior year of high school and became friends but they didn’t start dating until 3 years later during college. Justin proposed to Kate on a beach day at Abalone Cove in Palos Verdes. We also did their engagement session in Palos Verdes which was so much fun! They are […]

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Cindy and Eric met me in LA for an epic engagement session! We explored the Venice Canals and then headed down to the beach to shoot under the pier, they jumped in the water and had a blast chasing the golden light. Cindy and Eric are getting married at the Temecula Creek Inn in June. After our […]

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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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