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Kristina and Justin’s wedding at the Paso Robles wedding venue, Rio Seco Vineyard & Winery was full of the sweetest moments and creative details. Their wedding florist, Country Florist & Gift designed arrangements with succulents and soft pink accents. Kristina’s mom grew succulents for their table centerpieces and reception decor, which complemented the handmade signs […]

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May 14, 2019

Paso Robles Wedding at Rio Seco Vineyard & Winery

Weddings

See Canyon Fruit Ranch is a gem of a venue that holds a special place in my heart. Stetson and I actually celebrated our wedding day at this charming family-owned property, so I was thrilled when Allie and Dallas asked me to photograph their summer wedding here. It’s a small piece of Eden tucked away […]

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February 6, 2019

Romantic Garden Wedding at See Canyon Fruit Ranch

Weddings

Every time I try to describe Shane and Sienna’s beautiful July wedding in Browns Valley, I can’t help but call it perfectly blessed. Every moment felt so calm and joyful, from the girls getting ready, to the worship music playing before the ceremony, the golden light on the dance floor, and the smile on Shane’s […]

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February 5, 2019

Browns Valley Wedding at the Barns at Willow Creek

Weddings

Cooper and Sarah’s Spring wedding last Saturday at the Grace Maralyn Estate in Atascadero was absolutely breathtaking. Between the special gifts for their parents, happy tears, heartfelt prayers, and surprise dances from both sides of the family. there was so much love and joy shared! 

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May 23, 2018

Spring Wedding at The Grace Maralyn Estate in Atascadero, California

Weddings

When Shane and Sienna reached out to me earlier this year asking me to photograph, their wedding, I could tell they were smitten with one another. Meeting them for their engagement session at Folsom Lake, California only confirmed how kind and genuine these two are…

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May 4, 2018

Folsom California Lakeside Engagement Session

Engagements

Michael and Maryssa coordinated their Spring Camp San Luis Obispo wedding in a few short months with a fun-loving group of family and friends. The ceremony and reception took place at the Officer’s Club where the surrounding hills were full of lush green grass…

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May 2, 2018

Camp San Luis Obispo California Wedding

Weddings

Talk about a power couple… CJ and Pita are just that. Strong, pure hearts with a love for God and for each other that is so inspiring. Their wedding took place in Atascadero, California the day before Easter and they said their vows before the cross, a beautiful symbol of the kind of love they want their marriage to resemble…

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April 25, 2018

Down to Earth Atascadero Backyard Wedding

Weddings

Dennis and Hannah planned their wedding in less than three months and what a beautiful day it was. Set in the hills of Arroyo Grande, California at a private Hacienda-style home, their wedding was full of simple, elegant touches. Between exchanging heartfelt vows and sharing toasts in the romantically-lit courtyard…

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April 13, 2018

Intimate Hacienda Style Arroyo Grande Wedding

Weddings

These two have a young, care-free energy about them that’s contagious, yet they seem so grounded and strong in their love, as if they’ve been together for a decade. We spent their engagement session hiking through Montaña de Oro State Park talking about their favorite podcasts and Spanish-inspired wedding plans…

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April 4, 2018

Charming Coastal Los Osos Engagement

Engagements

This year, I’ve enjoyed getting to know some of the most down-to-earth couples, like Kristina and Jeff. After a week of rain, we planned their engagement session at Morro Rock State Beach in Morro Bay. We wandered the beach and dunes on a crisp and sunny evening before sunset. The golden light looked amazing on these two… look how they light up when they’re together! I’m loving these portraits from our fun session and I’m looking forward to their Cayucos wedding in June! 

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April 4, 2018

Romantic Golden Hour Morro Bay Engagement

Engagements