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This is where you will find all of my latest weddings, engagement sessions, helpful wedding day tips, and just random thoughts that may come to me on Sunday afternoons. Be sure to take a look around! 


This is where you will find all of my latest weddings, engagement sessions, helpful wedding day tips, and just random thoughts that may come to me on Sunday afternoons. Be sure to take a look around! 

This past year I had the pleasure of working alongside Sweetbay Photography as one of their associate shooters. For my brides that may not know what this is, this means that I work as a team member shooting weddings on behalf of Sweetbay Photography, and sometimes for other companies as well! It’s so much fun […]

Melanie, James, and I met over coffee just over a year ago! I still can’t believe it’s been that long…If you’ve been following me for a while, you know that my husband is active duty military and we moved this business cross-country. It was only by chance that Melanie & James saw my name pop […]

I saw the Facebook updates starting 10 days out from the wedding! The countdown was officially on! They were setting up at the venue all week in preparation for Justin & Janel’s rustic chic wedding at Diamond Dust Ranch in Hopland, and it was nothing short of spectacular! the weather, the glowing sunlight through the […]

Who knew that Lisa asking Lee, through a friend mind you, to her senior prom would land them here 14 years later? I am safely placing a bet that neither of them thought this far ahead, but here we are! When I arrived, Lisa was sitting out on the balcony of the hotel room that […]

When Sam & Derek reached out for their wedding photography, I always ask how they met. Instead of just a small backstory, Sam sent me the link to their wedding site, where they each had their own version of how they met! While Sam’s version was very sweet, Derek’s was told from a fairytale perspective, […]

Some brides have dreamed of their wedding day since early childhood and have more than one Pinterest board filled with all of the ideas they would love to have for their wedding day. Everyone, meet Hannah! She’d been planning the most elegant rustic wedding with twinkle lights to illuminate the reception site. Well, when Layne […]