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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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Carmel Mission Wedding This Carmel Mission wedding was an absolute dream. It was an honor to photograph Caitlin and Miguel during their special day. Every detail this day was so stunning. From the invitations and flower arrangements, to the cake and reception this wedding was so beautiful. Caitlin and Miguel were married in a stunning […]

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 Family Photographer | Casas Family As a Big Sur family photographer, I had the best time photographing baby Zade for the first time. He is the most precious baby boy and we had a lot of fun. I came over to the Casas family home to capture some timeless portraits of newborn Zade […]

Proposal in Big Sur | Israel & Christina This proposal in Big Sur was one for the books. Israel reached out to me to plan his surprise proposal to Christina and this location was the perfect spot. These two lovebirds have been together for three years and it was time to pop the big question. […]

Big Sur Proposal Photoshoot | Carey & April This Big Sur proposal photoshoot was so incredibly special. Carey and April are the cutest couple and it was a privilege to photograph them. Carey reached out to me while I was traveling on the East coast. We had a conversation about her surprise proposal. She chatted […]

Pebble Beach Photographer | Rene & Inigo As a Pebble Beach photographer, it was an honor to capture Rene and Inigo’s maternity photoshoot. These two are glowing and expecting! Pebble Beach is such a beautiful location for various reasons. You have so many different settings to choose from when posing for your portraits. We captured […]

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 […]

Carmel Family Photographer | Hooper Family As a Carmel family photographer, it was an honor to photograph the Hooper family. This photoshoot was an absolute blast and we had an amazing time together. Every year I like to take a trip out to the East Coast to visit family in Pennsylvania. During the fall when […]

Surprise Proposal in Big Sur | Nathan & Lilly This surprise proposal in Big Sur was so beautiful. Nathan and Lilly had the most special moment on the beautiful coast of Big Sur. Nathan reached out to me after finding my work online. He loved some spots I showcased online and fell in love with […]

Anniversary Session Big Sur | Brittany & Zach There is something so special about celebrating an anniversary by getting your portraits taken. This anniversary session in Big Sur was so beautiful. Brittany and Zach celebrated their 10 year anniversary in California. Brittany is a dear friend of mine who is also a photographer based out […]

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