I've been blessed to photograph some amazing weddings in California. But near the top of my favorites list has to be this St Malo Beach wedding in Oceanside. New York Couple, St Malo Beach Wedding Although Brittany hails from SoCal, she and Dave live and work in New York. One of the first things they did was plan the wedding around her family home in St. Malo Beac[...]
One of San Diego's Best Wedding Venues Tucked away in the hills northeast of San Diego lies one of the area's best wedding venues: The Inn at Rancho Santa Fe. The property sits like an oracle, raised on a hill at the very western end of the Village of Rancho Santa Fe. Its grounds, lush with vibrant lawns and colorful plants, make it the perfect place for a garden [...]
The Los Angeles area has so many options for engagement sessions. One of the best places to take couples is just up Pacific Coast Highway, in Malibu. While it's widely known for its beaches, Malibu boasts some of the most beautiful backcountry in all of California. For Lindsey and Josh, we started at Malibu Creek State Park, just off Mulholland Dr. Centuries-old[...]
Last September, I photographed Brittney and David's wonderful San Diego beach wedding at St. Malo. Their wedding reception involved one of the most amazing transformations of a space I've ever seen! The transformation was led by Kerrie of Platinum Weddings by Kerrie, one of my favorite wedding planners! To begin, it involved a base floor installed over the entire[...]
Ken and Katerina have wonderful daughter whose precociousness belies her 3-year-old self. Along the Elijo Lagoon in Solana Beach, there's a wonderful pathway that runs east to west along the southern shore of the lagoon. While following the little one down the path as she ambled ahead of everyone else, she turned back and gave the most amazing expression--part bewil[...]
The glowing Katerina. I shot her North County maternity portrait in Solana Beach, near San Elijo Lagoon. I love the soft, subtle glow of the sun behind her. Combined with her expression, it's one of my faves!