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Jewish Wedding Photography at Thomas Fogarty Winery | Liz & Etay

Jewish Wedding Photography at Thomas Fogarty Winery | Liz & Etay
This rustic, romantic wedding at Thomas Fogarty Winery in Woodside, California, was absolutely brimming with moments! The bride and groom, two Stanford University alum, kept their alma mater close to their heart by choosing a ceremony spot overlooking their beloved school. October was the perfect opportunity to show off a rich autumnal color palette with lush shades o[...]

Nestldown Jewish Wedding Photographer | Orly & Zack

Nestldown Jewish Wedding Photographer | Orly & Zack
This lush, romantic Jewish wedding at the rustic Nestldown retreat in Los Gatos, California was magical and touching all at once. Orly and Zack came to me with a vision to blend both of their Jewish and Mexican cultures, which led us to hold their engagement photography session in the Mission District of San Francisco, an area rich in Mexican influences, and a wedding[...]

San Francisco Marriage Proposal Photography | Jenna & Jeb

San Francisco Marriage Proposal Photography | Jenna & Jeb
Jenna frequently asked Jeb to take her to San Francisco, so aside from the delight and surprise of being woken early at home in Dallas and told to pack a bag, she wasn't suspecting a thing.  Little did she know that he was secretly planning to propose on Stow Lake in Golden Gate Park. I ask marriage proposal clients to fill out a pre-shoot survey so I can better un[...]

Winery Wedding Photography at Tres Sabores in St. Helena | Julia & Rasheq

Winery Wedding Photography at Tres Sabores in St. Helena | Julia & Rasheq
Julia and Rasheq held an intimate wedding ceremony and reception at the Tres Sabores Winery in St. Helena, in the Napa Valley. The sun was shining, and the joy was palpable among the newlyweds and their guests.  Julia and Rasheq exchanged their vows and shared their first meal as a married couple beneath the twisted, towering trees of the winery. We took their portrai[...]

Indian Wedding Sangeet & Mehndi in Cancun – Destination Wedding Photographer | Sheena & Manu

Indian Wedding Sangeet & Mehndi in Cancun - Destination Wedding Photographer | Sheena & Manu
Indian weddings are already spectacular events with their high energy, excitement, and myriad colors.  Take an Indian wedding celebration, set it in the middle of a dazzling venue like the Moon Palace Resort in Cancun, and the experience becomes magical. Amidst this sumptuous setting, Sheena and Manu were surrounded by endless smiles and hugs. Brilliant dance displays[...]

Lake Tahoe Hyatt Regency at Incline Village Wedding Photography | Kate & Chris

Lake Tahoe Hyatt Regency at Incline Village Wedding Photography | Kate & Chris
Kate and Chris are a couple who form deep, lasting connections with both the special people and places in their lives.  That's why they chose to get married at the Hyatt Regency in Lake Tahoe's Incline Village, since Lake Tahoe was the location of one of their earliest dates.  From the cottages where the ladies got ready, to the ceremony site surrounded by towering Je[...]

Engagement Photographer in San Francisco’s Lower Haight | Jake & Jay

Engagement Photographer in San Francisco's Lower Haight | Jake & Jay
Jake and Jay have a few special places in San Francisco's Lower Haight, so it was obvious that we needed to hold their engagement photography session there.  We began at Miette, a charming bakery and confectionary just off of Hayes St., was one of Jake's regular stops when she lived in the neighborhood.   We continued our session at Hotel Biron, where Jake and Jay fir[...]

San Francisco Foreign Cinema Wedding | Lisa & Greg

San Francisco Foreign Cinema Wedding | Lisa & Greg
Every wedding holds new challenges and unique memories, which is why I specialize in them - there is always something new.  A new couple, a new location, a new family . . . .  Between navigating all of this novelty, and approaching the day with a photo-journalistic mindset, there is no "cookie cutter" day. Lisa and Greg are self-described foodies, so it's no wonder[...]

Sonoma Engagement Session at Ferrari-Carano Winery | Lisa & Greg

Sonoma Engagement Session at Ferrari-Carano Winery | Lisa & Greg
Lisa and Greg's engagement photograph session at Ferrari-Carano Winery in Sonoma was nothing short of dreamy. The colors, the light, and the love between this glowing couple made for the ideal afternoon. Thank you, Lisa & Greg, for sharing these important moments with me! If you love this engagement session, check out their wedding photography at Foreign[...]

Moon Mountain Road, Sonoma Wedding Photography | Michelle & Kyle

Moon Mountain Road, Sonoma Wedding Photography | Michelle & Kyle
Michelle & Kyle held their wedding at a private vacation property on Moon Mountain Road in Sonoma, California, adjacent to the Moon Mountain Vineyard. When Michelle contacted me, she knew exactly what she was looking for.  Brides who are looking for a photojournalistic approach to their wedding photography fall on a wide-ranging spectrum.  Some want a focus on [...]