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Best Places to Elope In California

An Adventure Photographer’s Top California Elopement Locations This is your must-have guide if you’re looking for the scoop on the bests places to elope in California. If you and your loved one have made the choice to throw out the rule-book and elope, well congratulations, you’re my favorite kind of people. There are a few […]

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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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Use these lists as a reference and add to them to create your own personalized elopement packing checklist. Attire Bride Gown/outfit Shawl/coat Jewelry (earrings, necklace, bracelet) Hair accessories Shoes (socks?) Undergarments/lingerie Purse/clutch RING Groom Suit/outfit Tie, belt, cufflinks Shoes Socks Coat RING Toiletries Makeup (foundation, concealer, eyeshadow, eyeliner, mascara, lipstick, blush, etc.) Brush, comb Hair […]

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When I started my photography business I knew that my main long term goal was to become a destination wedding photographer. Over the last 2 years it is something that I have been able to put into play and make happen. It took a lot of hard work and I can say that I have […]

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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 March we had the pleasure of co-hosting a mentorship with Adorn Collective Workshops in New Bern, North Carolina we were at the most charming venue and got to connect with an amazing vendor team! Check out the full feature on Queen City Wed HERE.

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Phew, has it been a long few weeks or what! I wanted to check in today and tell you what I have been up too The first thing I did when I found out I would be in the house for an extend time period was to start a Facebook Group to help spread positivity, […]

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Luckily for you, getting florals for your elopement is going to be an easy task! Typically couples get a bouquet and a boutineer and that’s it. The hard part to this is deciding what type of flowers. I have talked to a few florists in my circle throughout my research on this post and I […]

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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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