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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 Wedding Photographer | Katia & Corey As a local Pebble Beach wedding photographer, it was an honor to photograph Katia and Corey. These two are the sweetest couple. It was so great being able to capture their engagement portraits before their big wedding day. Having an engagement session before the wedding gives the […]

Monterey Vineyard Wedding | Christina & James Christina and James’s Monterey vineyard wedding was a dream. As a Monterey wedding photographer, there is nothing more that I love than a beautiful, sunny wedding day to celebrate love and new beginnings. That is exactly what Christina and James’s wedding was. Full of joy, tears, love and […]

Monterey Beach Wedding Photography | Ryan & Vivian Ryan and Vivian’s Monterey Beach Wedding was one for the books. Kristin, my associate captured this wedding and it was truly an honor to be a part of Ryan and Vivian’s big day. Monterey is one of the most magical locations. This beach wedding day was all […]

A Timeless Monterey Wedding | Katherine & John Katherine and John’s timeless Monterey wedding was absolutely stunning! The wedding venue was held at the Perry House. I’m so happy I was able to photograph the wedding because it was such a beautiful, elegant, and timeless event. John and Katherine decided to have their wedding at […]

Monterey Wedding Day | Ashley & Bryan Ashley and Bryan got married at this stunning private estate in Hollister, CA. Honestly, they couldn’t have picked a better backdrop for their beautiful Monterey wedding day. The property was totally equipped to host a beautiful wedding event like this one. I mean, just look at that view!! […]

Amber & Kyle’s Monterey Wedding at The Barnes Amber and Kyle’s wedding day was in a word: perfect! As a Monterey wedding photographer, there is nothing we love more than a beautiful, sunny wedding day for our wedding couple. And that is exactly what Amber and Kyle had on their special day! The weather was […]

Intimate Monterey Wedding I photographed Chris and Allison’s intimate Monterey wedding at the Perry House. Their wedding really celebrated the joining of two families into one. The whole day was centered around family. Family is really important to the couple, as they shared with me during their Big Sur family shoot. Both Chris and Allison […]

As smaller weddings and elopements take place, we might disregard picking any particular venue for the special day- but I’m here to tell you that the venues are still an important element of your wedding, big or small- so here are my top five elopement venues! I hope you find this guide useful as you […]

Isabel and Zach’s Monterey wedding in Memory Garden was full of all the prettiest details. The two of them are just the sweetest bride and groom! Memory Garden is SUCH a beautiful outdoor event space and made for the perfect venue for this special day. I loved all the archways on the property. It had […]

Next up in our series to streamline your elopement is our Monterey Elopement Guide! We’re going to cover all the best spots within downtown Monterey and Pacific Grove. Because everything is very centrally located, everything you’ll need is all there! We’re also including a handy dandy list of awesome vendors who will really make your […]

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