This is a new journal to start adding over 10 years worth of work. I am excited to share my experiences and show off all of AGS Photo Art's amazing couples! Besides weddings and events, soon there will be a tips and tricks section that will have advice for both new brides and photographers. I look forward to sharing passion with you!



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What first stood out to me about Quail Lodge and Golf Club is their stellar staff. They are so approachable, kind, and open to all couples. I met with the General Manager and some of the staff and they are so friendly! From a photographer’s perspective, there are various locations to the property: meadows, ballroom, […]

20,000 acres of beautifully natural land comprise the Santa Lucia Preserve in Carmel Valley, California. Described as “one of the most unique, privately owned parcels of land in the United States if not the world, Santa Lucia Preserve is an incomparable wedding venue. It hosts a Gatsby-esque hacienda from the 1920’s, a 100 year old […]

Flatlays are one of the most popular must have photographs from weddings. They are a collection of bridal or groom details which are photographed on a flat surface. Typically it includes the invitation suite, some pretty ribbons, and a couple of florals. The flatlays that AGS Photo Art loves to focus on not only showcase […]

Christine DiLullo, the founder of Epiphany Boutique, and I had an instant connection when we first met. Both from the East Coast, we understood each other immediately, and I consider her one of the most incredible small business owners I know. She is so much fun to be around, extremely talented, and has the best […]

The Hair + Makeup Co. is located in the same center as my office in Carmel Valley, CA., which is how I got to know Sarah Nicole, the owner and boss babe that started it all! Sarah is not only a successful small business owner, but she is also a mother to three beautiful kids. […]

Kristine Farnum is the woman behind Phoenix Feathers Calligraphy, which is a local calligraphy business that seeks to encourage and create for weddings and the everyday. She also assists me the last couple of months. We bond over coffee, chocolate chip cookies, and make each other laugh while we’re suffering through a Barre class together. […]

Nikki and Marco had crushes on each other throughout elementary and middle school then became high school sweethearts. Since so much of their story took place in Monterey, it was the perfect city to marry in! They were the one of the first couples to marry at Monterey’s newest venue, The Barns at Cooper Molera. […]

Welcome to one of our newest series of local venue features! The first venue we’re featuring is The Club at Pasadera, formally known as Nicklaus Club. It is a romantic Spanish inspired wedding venue and perhaps Monterey’s best hidden gem… History The Club at Pasadera, formally known as Nicklaus Club, is an up and coming […]

When Molly and JJ called me to ask if I wanted to shoot their three-day destination wedding in North Lake Tahoe, I was so excited to say yes! As someone who has never been to Tahoe before, let me tell you something: the drive from Carmel, CA to Lake Tahoe going up the mountain was […]

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