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You’re ready to ask the love of your life to marry you. Is this whole “marriage proposal” feeling a bit overwhelming to plan? Don’t worry, you’ve come to the right spot. I am a seasoned San Luis Obispo proposal and wedding photographer. I help you navigate the process to reduce stress and make sure your […]

Three Step Game Plan for a Stress-Free Marriage Proposal

Engagements, LGBTQ Weddings, Portraits

newly proposed couple showcasing the wedding ring


Off-Season weddings are becoming more popular due to the influx of more couples getting married. Every summer and fall, love is in the air, and everyone’s mailbox floods with invitations from close friends and family. These seasons have prime weekends that couples opt to get married. You may be thinking about getting married during this […]

The Benefits of Hosting an Off-Season Wedding

LGBTQ Weddings, Weddings

reception table in sunstone winery


As a Central Coast of CA photographer, I had the pleasure to document J + A’s amazing bond, gorgeous femme galore, and a tale that talks about sisterhood. Nothing brings me more pleasure than capturing beautiful and unique souls who love life! No matter whether it is weddings, couples, or simply BFFs, love is all […]

Central Coast of CA photographer captures Femme photoshoot | Madonna Inn


femme friends sitting in the garden 2


As a Santa Barbara inclusive wedding photographer, weddings are all about celebrating your most important day in your own unique way.  I can say – every celebration of love is absolutely magnificent! When couples decide to tailor their nuptials in a way that would reflect their own personality and culture, that makes the celebration even […]

Elegant Filipino Inclusive Wedding | Santa Barbara Woman’s Club


man and woman clasping hands around wedding beads and speaking to officiant


Today, I share a sweet surprise proposal that took place among the scenic setting at Halter Ranch Vineyard. As an LGBT proposal photographer, one of the best things about my job is meeting beautiful, loving people and being part of their important life events. Recently, I captured a winery proposal between Lissa & Lauren at […]

Surprise proposal at Halter Ranch Vineyard

Engagements, Portraits

Couples proposal


One of the most heartwarming and lovely weddings I have ever seen was Stacey & Hank’s non-traditional, vintage, and romantic wedding at the Madonna Inn. The couple was amazing to work with – there were so many beautiful and emotional moments from the wedding that I will adore for a lifetime.  Till Death Do Us […]

Non-traditional wedding at Madonna Inn

LGBTQ Weddings, Weddings

Bridal party holding their ceremony flowers


LGBT Photography in California “You’re the kind of experience most people wait lifetimes for.” – Anonymous As a couple’s photographer with a special love for LGBT photography, I had the absolute pleasure to be a part of a session that embodies the beauty of LGBTQ love. Love finds its way into the hearts of many people, […]

Ethereal LGBT Couple Photography Session at Pismo Dunes

LGBTQ Weddings

2 women laughing in the sand


A miles-long shoreline, secluded coastal plains, beautiful streams, sandy beaches, rugged cliffs, canyons, and majestic hills, this is what this engagement session with my gorgeous couple, Bailey and Koleman, was all about. We did this fun session at Montana de Oro Park State Park, Los Osos, California. it was an absolute pleasure to photograph these […]

Montana de Oro Park Engagement Session with Bailey + Koleman


Montana de Oro engagement session, heart shaped rock, kissing


Aaron decided to spring a surprise proposal on his girlfriend. He would ask her to marry him in one of their favorite areas, Santa Ynez, CA at Roblar Winery. Aaron and Rebecca dated for about 2 years. Aaron decided it was the perfect time to surprise her with a proposal. He enlisted the help of […]

Surprise proposal at Santa Ynez winery / Aaron + Rebecca / Roblar Winery


Guy on one knee proposing to girlfriend


When a client asks for engagement photos, I have the opportunity to ensnare your most important moments and frame them beautifully in your memory. Whether a milestone or anniversary, photos are an ode to this wonderful chapter of your life. Beatrice and JP, unfortunately, had to postpone their wedding ceremony-reception THREE times only to be […]

California Dreamin’: Santa Barbara Engagement Photos

Engagements, Portraits

engagement couple kissing along a beach cliff - bride has one leg up

Paso Robles, San Luis Obispo, and Santa Barbara Wedding Photographer