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engagement photo on the beach

Tips on What to Wear for a Beach Engagement Session Rules for Shooting on the Beach When it comes to what to wear for your beach engagement photos, there’s one rule that trumps them all: you’ve got to stay true to YOU! I can’t tell you how many times someone has asked me “Am I […]

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couple in Hawaii for anniversary photo shoot

Making Memories Together on Hawaii’s Islands Taking Time for Two If you and your loved one can’t remember the last time you shared a weekend together, just the two of you, then it may be time to pump on the brakes! The brakes of life! After all, isn’t all that work you’re doing supposed to […]

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Dragon Point Villa Picnic Engagement Session

Amanda + Kevin’s Private Catered Picnic in Fallbrook, CA Dragon Point Villa in FallBrook At Heather Anderson Photography, we love to host and create private picnics catered to our couples’ personalities. It’s especially nice when we get to shoot these delicious adventures at stunning locations like Dragon Point Villa in Fallbrook, CA. This much-sought-after villa […]

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Yosemite Winter Engagement

Tim + Olina’s Snowy White Winter Yosemite Engagement Truly a Virgin Snow I can think of few things more beautiful for an engagement session than a snowy Winter Yosemite wonderland. But in this case it was all the more special because this was Olina’s first time ever seeing snow! It also marked the couple’s first […]

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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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how to elope

Your Elopement Guide + Checklist to Help Your Love Run Wild Congrats on Being a Badass Over the years, I’ve helped over a hundred couples elope. I love meeting partners who throw tradition to the wind, and grab hold of what’s important to them. If you’re going to elope, congratulations; you’ve let go of expectations, […]

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Asheville, NC Wedding

From Palm Springs to Disney, and Going Big in Asheville, NC. What is an Adventure Couple? Cassia and Matthew are the epitome of an adventure couple, from eloping in Palm Springs, to going big in Asheville, NC. We first met for their winery engagement session, which is where I first learned that Cassia and Matthew […]

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Windansea Beach Engagement

Christine + Hector’s Engagement a Photos at Windansea Beach Top 5 Spot for San Diego Beaches I couldn’t be happier that Christine and Hector chose Windansea Beach in La Jolla, CA for their engagement photos with me. San Diego has no shortage of beautiful beaches and scenic spots for photos, but Windansea Beach is among […]

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Torrey Pines Beach Engagement

Aaron + Jordan’s Engagement Session at Torrey Pines Beach Toes in the Sand Aaron and Jordan’s Torrey Pines beach engagement was picture perfect, and non-stop romantic. They love to hike and travel, which was obvious by their ease in nature. What I love about engagement sessions is how new it all feels for a couple, […]

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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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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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