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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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What is and adventure elopement? An adventure elopement is an outdoor, intimate wedding that focuses on your relationship more than anything else. Adventure elopements are more than weddings with breathtaking views and bouquets in backpacks. Rather, it’s a one-of-a-kind experience that forgoes the stress of a typical wedding in favor of untamed love and adventure. […]

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Kathryn and Justin met in grad school in Los Angeles when he was studying to be a logician and she was studying to be an Egyptologist. Even though they weren’t really looking for anything serious and they were so different, something just clicked and inspired them to stick it out through two years of mostly […]

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Myself and the amazing vendors who created this shoot at The Speakeasy on State decided to put together this shoot to showcase to our couples on how to put together a mirco wedding. A micro-wedding is an in-person wedding with a small guest count, almost entirely composed of your nearest and dearest. Planning a micro-wedding […]

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Planning a Micro Wedding The first thing to understand when your planning a micro wedding is the difference between a traditional wedding, a micro wedding and an elopement. What is a Micro Wedding A microwedding, is typically a wedding with a guest list of 50 guest or less. Often immediate family and your closest friends. […]

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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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Small Wedding Trends The desire to create an intimate wedding has increased since the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic emerged. As more couples are planning celebrations with smaller guest lists, we’ve seen the trend towards smaller weddings. However, there seems to be some confusion of about the different options available to couples. Some of these a options […]

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Chantle and Daniel’s intimate winery wedding was full of love and laughter and nothing can be better than that. These two HS sweethearts have been friends for a long time and when Daniel decided to pop the question he knew the best spot would be hiking in Zion. They love to travel, spend the day […]

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Micro Weddings Make Sense Looking to save money, cut down on the guest count, or keep your day intimate? A Mirco Wedding might be just the right wedding for you. What is a Micro Wedding A micro wedding is defined as anything that is 50 guests or less. And, as there are less people to accommodate, your […]

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Jennifer and David’s wedding kicked off the 2020 wedding season earlier this month and phew was it amazing! Jennifer and David were married at the Crystal Restaurant and Banquet Center. They met in 2012 and worked at Anna’s Linen and became great friends they lost touch but then reconnected in 2016 and started dating. David […]

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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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