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Jules and Brandi are featured on The Knot today! See the full feature HERE! A few weeks ago I got to spend the most amazing afternoon with Jules and Brandi at The Venice Canals in LA. I first met Jules and Brandi last year when I shot their proposal in Temecula and I am so excited that they have […]

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Taylor and Jeff are featured on The Knot today. Check it out HERE! Taylor and Jeff’s Malibu Engagement Session was one for the books! I had the best time with these two. We started at a private residence and took a few shots in the garden with their dog Louie. We made our way down […]

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Last October I hosted a California Dreaming retreat for some amazing photographers. During the retreat one of our shoots was at Avensole Winery and it was a dream! This week we have been featured on Weddingwire for their 20 Elegant Wedding Cakes That Will Always Be In Style. The Cake from our retreat was designed […]

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Today on my IGTV I am talking about mindset. You can watch HERE and follow along with the blog below. What can you do to practice mindset growth? The good news is that anyone can cultivate a growth mindset, it just takes a bit of practice. Here are three ways that experts say you can […]

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The reason I love engagement sessions so much is because I get to spend a few hours with my couples one-on-one learning about them as a couple, watching them love each other and interacting with each other. All of these things help me paint the picture for their wedding day. I love learning how they […]

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During an elopement one of the most rewarding parts of my job is getting to be apart of the planning process of my couples wedding day. One of my favorite things to do with my couples is create the timeline. Creating the timeline with my couples, hand and hand helps us both to understand the […]

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There are many reasons why people choose to elope VS having a large scale wedding. Sometimes people are overwhelmed with the stress of a large wedding, some couples just want to run away and sometimes couples just want it to have close family and friends with them on their wedding day. Here are a few […]

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Breanne and Chris are welcoming their baby girl this spring and I was so excited when they asked me to capture their maternity photos! Breanne and Chris’s sunset session took place at Scripps Beach in San Diego which is one of my favorite places to shoot. Baby girls nursery is going to be grey and […]

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The past week has been complete craziness, wouldn’t you say? Over the past week I have been rescheduling a lot of weddings for my couples affected by COVID-19 and I feel for them so much, I hurt for them. I want each and every one of you to know I am here for you and […]

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First I want to start this blog by saying I hope everyone is staying healthy and safe out there, I know this is a trying time for everyone in the world and it is a tough one! Now I want to briefly talk about events coming up and postponing VS canceling and the effects is […]

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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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