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Welcome to my journal. I post weekly to share my years of experience as a Monterey, Carmel, and Big Sur wedding, Elopement, and Proposal photographer. You can explore guides filled with tips on various locations, venues, and more.

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Pebble Beach Engagement Photography This Pebble Beach engagement photography session was so beautiful. It was an honor to capture Matt and Rachel’s special moment. This day was perfect for a surprise proposal and Matt made sure to plan ahead for this moment. He wanted this proposal to be special and make his vision come to […]

Carmel Engagement Photographer As a Carmel engagement photographer, it was an honor to capture Amanda and Cory’s engagement photos. I had such a blast with these two lovebirds. They have been together for six years and met through Tinder. Cory proposed to Amanda at his family’s home in Pacific Grove. This home holds a lot […]

Big Sur Engagement Photography | Martin & Alexis This Big Sur engagement photography session was one for the books! I had a blast photographing Martin and Alexis for their special engagement photos. Martin hired me at the beginning of the year for a surprise proposal photoshoot. But after a few reschedules, he decided to propose […]

Monterey Engagement Photoshoot | Marigrace & Trevor This Monterey engagement photoshoot was just darling. Everything from the stroll on the boardwalk to the champagne popping on the beach, this engagement was one for the books. I had so much fun with these two lovebirds. It was an absolute joy getting to know them during this […]

Carmel Engagement Photoshoot | Martha & Clifton This Carmel engagement photoshoot was so beautiful. Martha and Clifton are such a sweet couple and I had such a fun time capturing their engagement photos. These two lovebirds were so playful. They sure are in love and have such a sweet connection. Carmel has to be one […]

A Big Sur Engagement Photoshoot | Sophia & Theodore As a Big Sur engagement photographer, it was an honor to capture Sophia and Theodore’s big moment. Big Sur is one of the most magical places to set the scene for a moment like this. It definitely has to be one of the most romantic, too. […]

Carmel By The Sea Engagement | Alicia & Xavier This Carmel by the Sea Engagement was one for the books! Alicia and Xavier were so fun to shoot. Monterey is such a magical place for a proposal. There are incredible views and nature all around.  From portraits in front of the large stones to portraits […]

Big Sur Engagement Photoshoot | Danny & Cindy Danny and Cindy’s Big Sur Engagement Photoshoot was one for the books! Engagement photoshoots in Big Sur are always so beautiful. From the shorelines and the beautiful rocky cliffs to the greenery and perfect skies, this is the spot for some of the most beautiful shots. There […]

Pebble Beach Surprise Proposal | Ben & Elyse I had the honor of photographing Ben and Elyse’s Pebble Beach Surprise Proposal and it was a dream! These two lovebirds sure have such a sweet connection. They met in their high school Spanish class and were really good friends before blossoming into a relationship. You will […]

Big Sur Proposal Photographer | Matt & Jenn Matt and Jenn’s Big Sur Proposal Photoshoot was a dream. These two have shared many special moments together in sequestered places while traveling. With that said, it was important that they have their proposal feel intimate and special surrounded by nature. The overlook of the ocean set […]

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