St Malo Beach WeddingOceanside, CA

St Malo Beach Wedding
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[...]

Rancho Santa Fe Romantic Garden WeddingInn at Rancho Santa Fe

Rancho Santa Fe Romantic Garden Wedding
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 [...]

Malibu Engagement SessionMalibu Creek State Park | El Matador State Beach

Malibu Engagement Session
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[...]

Tennis Court Wedding Reception

Tennis Court Wedding Reception
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[...]

Solana Beach Family Photography

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[...]