As a wedding photographer that shoots mostly in Southern California I am use to people assuming we have beautiful dreamy light to work with all year round. The truth is when it comes to lighting, wedding days are totally against us as wedding photographers. Especially in sunny California where we don’t get a lot […]
Shooting film allows you to create your creative aesthetic in how you shoot and how you choose to have your film processed. One of the main questions you will be asked is how you rate your film. Basically, the number you put as the ISO in your meter is what you are rating your […]
I had the best time doing this gorgeous maternity session for baby Madison! I absolutely adore these two and couldn’t be more thrilled for them as they gear up for the arrival of Madison. And on top of that, the sunset was stunning and it doesn’t get much better than shooting on the beach […]
One of my favorite things to do as a photographer is to meet up with other creative photographers to play, try new things, and grow. That is exactly what I did when I went up to Seattle with Sarah of Taken By Sarah. She mentored me on shooting in new environments and difficult lighting. I […]
I had the wonderful opportunity to head up to Los Angeles to the Lombardi House for this gorgeous styled shoot. This stunning white rustic house made for a beautiful backdrop. I loved the soft fall colors we incorporated and had the best time capturing every detail in the gorgeous evening light. I hope you […]
These two were a dream to photograph. Not only are they drop dead gorgeous, they have hearts of gold and you can tell they are absolutely mad about each other. What an absolutely gorgeous night it was shooting these two in Riley Wilderness Park in Orange County! Andi and Keir have been dating for […]
I adored Vanessa and Luis’ wedding at Aviation Vineyards here in Temecula! This stunning backdrop was perfect for this wonderful couple. It was a day full of incredible details, wonderful friends and family, and a celebration full of love. Congratulations, Vanessa and Luis! I am so honored to have captured your special day! Venue: […]
I am so pleased to see my photos featured on Stitch & Tie! I absolutely adored shooting every moment of this intimate and ethereal rustic wedding. It was a gorgeous styled shoot for the The Film Photographer’s Workshop that I was thrilled to be apart of. I hope you enjoy! To view the full post […]
I can’t get enough of shooting on film. I absolutely love it! I have been working to grow and expand my skillset with film photography and this past spring I participated in a film workshop in Temecula. I adored shooting this ethereal and intimate elopement styled shoot entirely on film with The Film Photographer’s […]
Steph and Andrew met in college during their public speaking class. Over the next couple of years the two became friends, and Stephanie was secretly crushing on him the entire time!! When he finally did ask her to be his girlfriend she stopped talking to him for 2 weeks!! She felt it was important to […]
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.
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.