SLO engagement session!

Lizzie, Scotty and I had so much fun on their San Luis Obispo engagement session!  From hitting CAL Poly’s campus and their old dormitory where they first met to their old, favorite brewery downtown to Bubblegum Alley and the Mission.  Then we headed off to the beach, Spooner’s Cove at Montana de Oro, to be […]

November 18, 2018

Colorado dude ranch wedding

What a fun vacation!

This is a funny entry: one where I went on a vacation and came back with wedding photos to edit!  I think this might be one of my favorite vacations ever, being gaga over all things weddings. My dear friend invited me on a dream vacation that’s been on my bucket list for ages: a […]

November 18, 2018

Happy 2018!!

January 1, 2018

They’re going places!

Charles and Peggy’s wedding reception tonight was up at the Lawrence Hall of Science in Berkeley!  The theme of their wedding was a travel one entitled, “Going Places” so this seemed so appropriate!  Rock on, Charles and Peggy!  I wish you all the utter joy of determination, discovery and destination in life!  Oh, and enjoy Hawaii! […]

July 3, 2017

Sneak peek of Emma and Jonathan’s castle shoot!

What luck!  Emma and Jonathan wanted to do a wedding portrait session at Castello di Amorosa!  It’s a 13th century Tuscan-inspired castle in Calistoga and wanted me to join them!  It’s an honest-to-God, castle at the tip of the Napa Valley! We were just finishing in the Great Hall and I mentioned to our guide, “I would’ve loved […]

June 8, 2017

Gorgeous Asian Art Museum wedding – -> #lookslikelove

On a Saturday night in early April of 2013, two perfect strangers, Brent and Ziru, were just living their separate lives in Boston, MA. That night, they were both feeling lazy and reluctant to go out. However, they were both dragged out by their friends (who were much more fun, accordingly) to the same place: […]

April 28, 2017

Engagement photo season–> here!

With all this rain (!) we’ve been having- the rainiest season on record- I read today!  It’s just starting to dry out!  Whaaat!?!?!  So let me loose- I want to start taking engagement photos again!  Here’s a handful from Clint and Shanda’s e-sesh.  They’re moving from the Bay area soon and wanted to remember the city they’ll […]

April 26, 2017

25-year anniversary!

I accompanied my dear friends from Australia to celebrate their 25th at the Grand Canyon and came up with this idea.  Congrats Lael and Rich!

July 13, 2016

Tea ceremonies

I have to say, I feel quite blessed with my position- witnessing the rituals I am so fortunate to document.

June 7, 2016