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Real Life Elopement at Vasquez Rocks

Emily and Victor’s real life elopement at Vasquez Rocks The Right Choice for YOU Emily and Victor wanted a real life elopement, and they couldn’t have chosen a more unique setting than Vasquez Rocks. What inspires an elopement? There’s often a lot of pressure to make your wedding some kind of “perfect day” for every […]

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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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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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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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Will and Morgan had our first date May 25, 2019 and have been together ever since. They were long distance because of his work. It lasted only 3 months in and made them even closer. Once Will returned to AZ, COVID hit about 2 months later and they quarantined together so they could see each […]

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Last month I met Stew, Saori and their dog Timber (who had a the cutest special collar) in Sedona. We hiked at sunrise so we could have the park to ourselves. Sedona is one of Saori’s favorite places. Stew is a geologist from New Zealand and Saori a RN from Japan but they are located […]

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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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