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A traditional wedding full of laughter at South Coast Winery #LiveLaughKelley At South Coast Winery I got to shoot a wedding where life and laughter was definitely more important than the color of a cocktail napkin. I just love that! Does anything prove commitment to life and laughs more than a couple creating their very […]

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Elegant and Timeless Wedding at Mount Palomar Elegant and Timeless Wedding at Mount Palomar Every once in a while a more “traditional” wedding comes around that makes me rethink my views on big weddings. Of course, Mount Palomar Winery has a way of doing that, as they are absolutely one of my favorite places for […]

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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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A few weeks ago I headed to Sedona for an amazing week of shooting and during that time I had the pleasure of meeting Jason and Kaiya. This couple is everything I can ask for when photographing a couple, and their love for eachother is unimaginable. Jason popped the question at Bell Rock on a […]

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A Photographer Busts the Myths and Misconceptions about Elopements What is an Elopement? Over the years I’ve found that busting the myths and misconceptions of elopements can happen just by clarifying a definition. Elopements are considered small and intimate weddings. Really, it’s that simple. No, this doesn’t mean it has to just be the two […]

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Tim called me a little while back and said that he was going to be proposing to Natalie in one of their favorite spots. I love capturing proposal’s, they are so meaningful and fun! Natalie was so surprised as she thought they were just watching the sunset that evening. After the proposal we still had […]

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Last month we headed to Big Sur for a styled adventure elopement editorial. If you want an unforgettable elopement, marrying the love of your life where the Redwoods meet the ocean. You need to put the idea of a Big Sur elopement on your radar! The heart-pounding waterfall views, rocky cliffs and towering trees add […]

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We are thrilled to share this all day adventure Big Sur elopement. Plan your Big Sur Elopement with ease using some of our tips and recommendations from today’s featured work and also using our Big Sur Elopement Guide we created just for you. This magical Big Sur elopement day is featured on Whimsically Wed. If […]

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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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