How to Prevent Your Wedding Day From Being One Big Photoshoot

How to Prevent Your Wedding Day From Being One Big Photoshoot

BRIDAL SOLUTIONS

A potential problem you could face as a bride, is your wedding day turning into one big photoshoot. A day that is meant for two people to make a lifelong commitment to love one another and celebrate that beautiful choice with family and friends, can sometimes become more about the photos rather than about making actual memories.

Jennifer + Calvin's Wedding | La Mirada Golf Course | San Clemente Wedding Photographer

Jennifer + Calvin's Wedding | La Mirada Golf Course | San Clemente Wedding Photographer

WEDDING

Jennifer and Calvin had been longtime friends. They went to undergrad together and had been teaching overseas in China together for almost a year when Calvin asked her on a date. Jennifer's initial reaction was to say no. Why run the risk of ruining their great friendship?

July Goals

July Goals

PERSONAL

So far this year I've been sharing my goals with you every month. All of my goals from business to personal but this month I am making a slight change. I love sharing because I hope you can learn from my successes as well as my mistakes and remember that you are not alone.

However, I've realized that in my heart I have made my work too much of my identity.

3 Week Itinerary for Italian Honeymoon

3 Week Itinerary for Italian Honeymoon

TRAVEL

Going to Italy for your honeymoon but don't know where to start when it comes to planning your itinerary? It can be hard to know how much time each place needs, where to go and what to do on top and work and wedding planning! This post is a simple frame work for a 3 week itinerary for your Italian honeymoon to help get you started!

The #1 Thing to Consider Before Booking Your Wedding Venue

The #1 Thing to Consider Before Booking Your Wedding Venue

WEDDING TIPS

This is the first post in a new series, Bridal Basics. In each post I present a problem that you could potentially face, why that particular issue can effect you negatively and solutions to that issue! In this post I’m talking about why it is vital to have access to your venue more than a couple hours before your ceremony, and what to do if your are stuck in this situation.

Hannah & Nathan | San Clemente Wedding Photographer

Hannah & Nathan | San Clemente Wedding Photographer

SAN CLEMENTE ANNIVERSARY SESSION

Hannah made silly faces at him in the rearview mirror to get his attention. They were on a long drive crammed into a van and her silliness got Nathan's attention. It definitely wasn't love at first sight or anything but her unorthodox method worked. She got his attention.

Taylor and Lyndsay | San Clemente Wedding Photographer

Taylor and Lyndsay | San Clemente Wedding Photographer

Quail Ridge, Irvine - Anniversary Session 

I went to college with Taylor and Lyndsay and even lived in the same dorm as them but we didn't meet until years later when they started coming to our church. After two years of being in community groups and bible studies together I finally had the privilege of documenting their love for one another and for their new puppy Sophie!