Maverick’s First Birthday!

When Samantha asked me to photograph Maverick’s Birthday party, I was super excited. Samantha and her sister Elizabeth have been photography clients of ours for years, since they were first engaged to their… Continue reading

Michelle and Jonathan: a walk in the woods

Michelle and Jonathan didn’t want to see each other before the ceremony on their wedding day. And due to the national park requirements, they weren’t able to start their ceremony until very close to… Continue reading

Michelle and Jonathan: Muir Woods wedding

Earlier this year Michelle and Jonathan hiked 140 miles of the Pacific Crest Trail in just 15 days. I can only imagine the peace and connectedness that one feels with nature after experiencing it… Continue reading

Leaundra and Josh: Balboa Park engagement

A couple that plays together… is a whole lot of fun to photograph!  Leaundra and Josh are so beautiful, and yet so goofy… in the best possible way! We had such a great time as… Continue reading

Pam and Jimmy’s wedding and Coronado reception

When I first met Pam and Jimmy at the house to talk about their wedding plans, they brought their baby girl with them. I was immediately taken with all three of them. So… Continue reading

Alyssa and Mike: newlyweds

Earlier this year, we photographed Alyssa and Mike’s beautiful Bahia Resort wedding. However, we didn’t have the opportunity to do their engagement photos first. That’s okay! We love having the opportunity to photograph happy… Continue reading

Alyssa and Matt: San Rafael wedding and Grand Pacific Palisades reception

When I think about Alyssa and Matt’s wedding ceremony and celebration, the word that comes to mind is ‘family’. Even their closest friends who attended and participated in the wedding are part of the… Continue reading

more designs from Love Notes

I’ve mentioned Jessica and Love Notes Stationery in the past. Jessica is such a sweetheart and her invitation design suites are so lovely. I had the opportunity to take home several pieces to… Continue reading

Sarah and Adrian: a beautiful pairing

Sarah and Adrian met when they both took sailing lessons. They spent time together on sailing excursions, getting to know each other better, enjoying good wine and each other’s good company, while their friendship grew… Continue reading

Shelley and Logan: giddy in love

Pure joy. I don’t know if I’ve ever witnessed such a giddy-in-love couple on their wedding day. When Shelley’s dad walked her down the aisle, her eyes met Logan’s and the happiness couldn’t be contained as… Continue reading

Shelley and Logan: on the eve of the big day

Dick and I have known Shelley for several years, but I would be lying if I said that we knew her well. We’ve been to quite a few of the same parties over… Continue reading

Kristina and Chris are expecting!

What a treat to join Kristina and Chris in Ocean Beach; one of my favorite places, to help document such an exciting time for their new family! Thanks to Kristina’s creativity and dramatic wardrobe… Continue reading