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A modern classic wedding at Tom Ham's Lighthouse in San Diego Harbor

I'm so excited to visit with Stephanie and Devin again this weekend and deliver their gorgeous Wedding Album so in honor of that occasion I wanted to share some of their romantic day here as well! Every single detail of this modern classic seaside wedding at Tom Ham's Lighthouse in San Diego Harbor had me swooning, from the elegant black and white...
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Stunning Riverbed Family Photos in San Diego's Marian Bear Park

It's always nerve-wracking to photograph another photographer's family, but these guys made it such a breeze! Some of you may recognize Courtney because she 2nd shoots weddings with me sometimes (and I work for her as a second shooter as well) and let me tell you, her handsome hubby and their adorable little girl Scarlett are just as dreamy as she...
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Playful Family Session in Summer Fields of Gold - San Marcos Family Photographer

It's been a while since I've shared a family session and that's a shame because I've had so many great ones! And especially now that summer is in full swing I wanted to look back on this summery golden family session with the T family! For their San Marcos photo session, we chose an open field filled with golden grasses, a rustic trail, and the mos...
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A Boho Urban Wedding at The Mitten Building, downtown Redlands, California

Marissa + Eric’s jewel-toned urban-meets-historic wedding at downtown Redlands', The Mitten Building, was equal parts boho and rock, and of course, brimming with beautiful autumn colored details.The venue has a distinct industrial vibe, with its aged red brick and exposed ceilings, but its golden lighting and dark wood beams lend warmth, so the cer...
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Lexie + Jake; A Romantic, Autumn Engagement session in San Diego, California

Lexie and Jake got married in an intimate civil ceremony a couple years ago, and, after enduring a long military deployment and then emotional homecoming this past May, they are eager to plan their big wedding party and were so excited for their engagement session with me! I brought along my talented friend Olguta Goddard, who will be second shooti...
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