bride and groom kissing outside of the city hall in celebration of their elopement photographed by Bay Area wedding photographer

One of the first decisions you get to make as a newly engaged couple is where to have your wedding. There are so many unique Bay Area venues that will be tempting to choose. Stunning views, different accommodations, specific amenities, and so much more. So, while you are touring the many Bay Area wedding sites […]


groom picks up his bride and twirls her around while the sun sets through the trees behind them while the shadows cast over them for California wedding

The Bay Area is filled with stunning wedding venues and devoted vendors. With so many options, it can be challenging to know who to trust for your wedding. That is why I am doing all that I can to share my recommendations with you so you don’t have to do the research and don’t have […]


Bay Area wedding photographer captures black and white portrait of bride and groom going up escalator in Marin County Civic Center

As a Bay Area wedding photographer, I’m always looking for hidden gems. I definitely found one when I was invited to shoot for my friend Carter’s Marin County Civic Center wedding. It was a beautiful day to honor their love for each other, and we ended up having a great time taking portraits together. I […]


Bay Area wedding photographer captures bride and groom kissing at dinner reception

As a Bay Area wedding photographer, I capture a lot of backyard weddings. And whether you opt to get married in a backyard to save on wedding expenses or simply because it is a stunning location. I am here for it! I love a good garden wedding with personal touches and whimsical features. However, I […]


Bay Area wedding photographer captures family walking on beach together

It’s your Bay Area wedding photographer again with more amazing locations for your next session. If you’re hoping for timeless, romantic engagement photos, you should probably check out Muir Beach. The crashing waves, the golden sand, and the cliffside—it’s like getting engaged inside a postcard. Here are a few more details for you to consider.  […]


Bay Area wedding photographer captures bride showing hairstyle

You’re looking for bridal hair and makeup Bay Area experts who can help you feel effortlessly incredible on your wedding day—and it’s no small challenge, I know! As a Bay Area wedding photographer, my whole goal is to help you feel amazing in every photo. That’s why I’ve compiled my own list of Bay Area […]


As a Bay Area wedding photographer. I get to see a lot of trends in the industry come and go. And one that has seemed to stand its ground and become more of a staple for brides is the first look. This is a time to create an intimate memory with just you and your […]


Bay Area photographer captures wedding stationery

I get asked all the time as a Bay Area wedding photographer about wedding planning. Timelines, checklists, vendors, you name it! And don’t get me wrong, I love to help! I really do!! However, a wedding planning checklist has come up so often with my couples, that not only do I have a pdf for […]


I love the Bay Area, especially Marin County. It is one of the most beautiful locations for a California wedding, and I feel beyond grateful that I get to be a Bay Area wedding photographer. With that said, there are a few areas outside of my bubble that I haven’t been to for a wedding […]


With a passion for weddings, and an unbridled love for dance floors, I will be right by your side to make sure your day is captured perfectly for you to look back on for the rest of your lives. 
Specializing in weddings, elopements, and couples' sessions, I'm ready to document your day, authentically. 

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