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Whether you are newly engaged, a current Rose couple, or a past couple reminising on your big day, I invite you to explore these pages of beauty, inspiration, and helpful tips. Enjoy!

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private estate garden wedding

I was invited to partake in the most romantic private estate garden wedding recently. The minimal, elegant venue, fresh blooms, and designer bridal gown filled me with awe! This wedding proves that even the most intimate of celebrations can be the most beautiful. The cherry on top was the couple’s stylish getaway car. It was […]

Golden Hour Wedding Photos

Golden hour is by far, hands down, my favorite time to photograph a wedding couple. Why? Because the sun is low in the sky and gives off a dreamy, ethereal look. Perfect for snapping a few wedding photos in! What exactly is Golden Hour? Golden Hour wedding photos are captured one to two hours before […]

The Club at Ruby Hill Wedding

Adrienne & Ryan’s gorgeous garden inspired wedding at The Club at Ruby Hill was nothing short of magical. With overflowing blooms and golden accents, their ceremony and reception space was sure to delight. This couple knew how to party in style while having the time of their lives with their loved ones.  About The Couple […]

Attend your own cocktail hour

Are you really hoping to attend your own wedding cocktail hour? Did you know that wedding couples usually don’t? Most often, this hour is used to capture important photos for the couple, their families, and the wedding party. But if you are already dreaming of enjoying one of your signature cocktails with your friends after […]

Sunol Casa Bella Wedding

During a First Dance, you don’t often expect the Groom to lift up the Bride and swing her merrily around. But this is the sweet way Terrence danced with Lisa at their Sunol Casa Bella wedding. The day was filled with beautiful sage green accents, stunning white & pink florals, and so much fun on […]

McCauley Estate Wedding

Josie and Sammy managed to stay as cool as a cucumber during their McCauley Estate Vineyards wedding despite temperatures reaching over 100 degrees. Although the pair were technically married on their milestone March anniversary, they couldn’t wait to finally have the formal celebration with all their nearest and dearest. Surrounded by lush gardens and vineyards, […]

why you need a wedding planner

In all my years of photographing weddings, want to know the biggest difference between couples who really enjoyed their wedding days, and those who didn’t? The couples who got to sit back, relax, and enjoy their day all hired a wedding planner. Yes, this key team player on your wedding day can really make an […]

MacArthur Place Hotel Wedding

With so much uncertainty in the air from all the covid craziness, Tricia and Yuri knew they didn’t want to continue to wait after 10 years of dating to tie the knot. This pair opted for an intimate garden elopement with just their immediate families in attendance. Their MacArthur Place Hotel and Spa Sonoma wedding […]

should i get a wedding album

I think a wedding album is worth its weight in gold for so many reasons. They are certainly one of those things that you’ll kick yourself for not getting two, five, ten years down the line. I’m currently in the works with a gorgeous book for one of my couples and am overly excited about […]

Castro Valley Wedding

If there is anyone who deserved a happily-ever-after after this crazy year, it’s Jamie and Abe. Both are essential workers who tirelessly worked for their community while raising two young boys- all the year that they were supposed to be tying the knot. The pair ended up eloping on a gorgeous Carmel beach last Fall […]


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