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Yosemite plan B elopement

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 […]

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two day glamping elopement at Big Sur

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 […]

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California Summer Garden Wedding

 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 […]

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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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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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Mount Palomar winery wedding

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 […]

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A Classic Chevy Car for Bride and Groom

Shannon and Antonio’s Callaway Winery Spring Wedding A Winery Wedding Designed by Designers Shannon and Antonio’s eye for beauty didn’t just spark brilliant and elegant choices for their Callaway Winery Spring Wedding, it sparked their entire relationship. The happy couple met at Shannon’s company where Antonio was hired to deign her new jackets. Their first […]

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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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Shannon + Antonio’s Callaway wedding day was one for the books! Shannon and Antonio met when Shannon wanted to change the design for her company jackets. Antonio stepped in as the designer. They met for design consultations at Starbucks, which turned into more frequent, quick lunch meetings, and then into “we should hang out more”. […]

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Brook and Justin’s Winery Wedding | Click here for the full album Elegance at Mount Palomar Brooke and Justin’s Mount Palomar wedding was absolutely gorgeous, and bursted with elegance. In my opinion, it was the perfect summer wedding. Brooke and Justin were married in a beautiful ceremony with some of the most touching vows I’ve […]

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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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