Willow Heights Mansion Morgan Hill Wedding | Jinah & Richard

Willow Heights Mansion Morgan Hill Wedding | Jinah & Richard
One warm, clear day at the Willow Heights Mansion in Morgan Hill, Jinah and Richard laughed, cried, and joined their two families together.  The sky was clear, and everyone was radiant with all the emotions of the day.  This is their story through my eyes. Thank you, [...]

San Francisco Castro & Corona Heights Engagement Photography | Sean & Steve

San Francisco Castro & Corona Heights Engagement Photography | Sean & Steve
Sean & Steve love everything about San Francisco.  They love the Castro and the city's beautiful natural peaks.  Their charming, elegant engagement session took us from the Castro Theater, to Hot Cookie next door, to Corona Heights Park for stunning twilight views of the San Francisco skyline. It was a stunning day, perfect for this stunning couple!   [...]

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[...]

Highland Dell Lodge Wedding on the Russian River | Eleanor & Jason

Highland Dell Lodge Wedding on the Russian River | Eleanor & Jason
What do you get when you combine two brilliant people, beautiful weather, and a whole lot of awesome dancers?  Eleanor & Jason's wedding! These two held their touching and personal Jewish ceremony at the Highland Dell Lodge along the Russian River in Monte Rio.  I especially loved Eleanor's reaction to the surprise flash-mob her friends planned late in the evening[...]

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 [...]

Yountville Vintage Estates Wedding Photography | Alison & Nick

Yountville Vintage Estates Wedding Photography | Alison & Nick
At last, here it is!  If you saw the post on Alison & Nick's rehearsal dinner at Trespass Vineyards, this is the following, stunning, wedding day at Yountville's The Vintage Estate.  Alison and Nick's wedding was beautifully planned and styled by Jordan Payne Events, who were completely delightful to work with.  We knew the day was going to be incredible when we w[...]

St. Helena’s Trespass Vineyard Rehearsal Dinner | Alison & Nick

St. Helena's Trespass Vineyard Rehearsal Dinner | Alison & Nick
I love the Napa Valley, so when I met Alison & Nick's family, a family who loves Napa so much that they'd fly everyone in from Texas to hold their wedding there, I knew things were going to be magical.  I couldn't have guessed just how magical it would be, though.  The rehearsal dinner, which was one hundred percent organized and arranged by the groom, Nick (so mu[...]

San Mateo Sugarloaf Engagement Session | Jennifer & Andy

San Mateo Sugarloaf Engagement Session | Jennifer & Andy
This tender engagement photography session was so full of love, it felt like we were transported beyond the bustle that is the San Francisco Bay Area. The path along the hills of San Mateo's Sugarloaf Mountain was so narrow in places that Grace and I were practically climbing over each other, jockeying to get into position for our photos.  Jennifer and Andrew were so [...]

Tassajara Equestrian Center Wedding | Katelyn & Mark

Tassajara Equestrian Center Wedding | Katelyn & Mark
Katelyn & Mark's elegant and intimate wedding was held at a private equestrian center in the Tassajara area behind Danville and Blackhawk, California.  Laughter and warmth sprang from every direction at their celebration, so it was it was hard to know which way to turn for the next photograph. It was a day to remember, full of joy and beautiful moments. Thank y[...]

Vine Hill House in Sebastopol Wedding Photography | Debbie & Mark

Vine Hill House in Sebastopol Wedding Photography | Debbie & Mark
Debbie & Mark wanted photojournalistic images to capture the memories of their wedding day, and with a gorgeous setting like the Vine Hill House in Sebastopol, nothing could go wrong.  The stunning bride & groom, beautiful vineyards, and lush grounds and gardens made for an absolutely perfect, unforgettable day. Congratulations to you both!  I hope you love[...]