Gabriela & Paul’s Enchanted Santa Barbara Courthouse Wedding – Santa Barbara, CA

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Mandy & Mayaan’s Whimsical Tiber Canyon Ranch Wedding – San Luis Obispo

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As some of you may have noticed, we have been a little quiet on social media lately. We’re sorry! But, we do have a pretty good excuse: we made a human! This February, we were blessed with the birth of our son, Montana. He was born at home (on purpose!) in one incredible, life-changing experience. He is […]

Zac & Maddy’s Beautiful Paso Robles Ranch Wedding

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Jasmine & Donny – Romantic & Rustic Forest Engagement Session – Santa Barbara, CA

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Rachel and Chad- Santa Barbara Rockwood Women’s Club Wedding

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Texas natives Rachel and Chad fell in love with Santa Barbara while on vacation and decided that it would be the perfect place to hold their classy and colorful wedding. Over the past few years of shooting weddings, we have developed a special kind of love for Texas couples and their families. It seems as […]

Sara and David- romantic Santa Barbara Mission engagement session

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After shooting her step brother’s wedding last Thanksgiving, we were so honored to have Sara ask us to capture her engagement and wedding to her fiancee, David. Sara grew up in beautiful Santa Barbara, so they really wanted their engagement session to embody the stunning and classic areas of Santa Barbara- from the mission, to […]

Erica & Matt – Intimate Outdoor Maternity Photography Session – Santa Barbara, CA

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Erica and Matts beautiful outdoor maternity photography session. Enjoy! \

Ben & Amber – Rustic Figueroa Mountain Farmhouse Wedding – Los Olivos, California

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When Amber and Ben hired us to shoot their intimate engagement session at their home, we were pleasantly surprised to find out that they only lived a few minutes away in the stunning forests of Santa Barbara. Over the course of their engagement, we go to know them even better, spending time with them in […]

Finding the right wedding photographer

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While we LOVE getting emails from new couples, there is one sad email that we receive all to often, and it goes something like this: “We had this incredible wedding and hired this photographer that we thought was going to be great, but it turns out that we hate our wedding photos! Can we hire […]

Megan & Jonny’s Elegant Outdoor Engagement Session – Santa Barbara, California

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     We met Megan and Jonny  a few years ago when they first moved to California. Shaun and I had just started dating and were ecstatic to find another couple who shared in our love of travel, wine, and delicious food. Over the course of many double date nights and barbecues we were able […]

Laura & Chris’ Rustic Figueroa Mountain Farmhouse Wedding – Los Olivos, California

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Figueroa Mountain Farmhouse Wedding Laura and Chris were brought together by three main things: Great music, great friends, and great love. After meeting through friends, Laura asked Chris for guitar lessons in order to get to know him better; she never did learn to play the guitar, but instead she fell in love with Chris. […]

Tony & Amanda’s Romantic Garden Wedding – The Christmas House Inn, California

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Tony and Amanda had their beautiful garden style wedding at The Christmas House Inn in Rancho Cucamonga California. Their stunning florals that depicted the romance of the day were crafted by Heather of Twig & Twine. The sweet romantic style of the wedding perfectly depicts the love between Tony and Amanda. Between there sweet giggles […]

Laura & Chris – Rustic Engagement Session – Santa Barbara, California

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Alex & James – Romantic Santa Barbara Courthouse Elopement – Four Seasons Biltmore, California

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“Thank you for tomorrow.” a phrase we don’t think about often- the excitement and gratitude for a coming day of love and hope. “Thank you for tomorrow”  engraved into their wedding bands, and wound into their vows- a reminder of unconditional love and a very long future together. Alex grew up coming to Santa Barbara, […]