On average, couples in the United States are engaged for 12-18 months, which means they have that much time to plan for their wedding. One of the questions we always get is, “When should we take engagement photos?”. While there is no right or wrong answer to this question, multiple factors must be considered when deciding when to schedule or
Franciscan Garden is tucked away in the heart of historic San Juan Capistrano. This venue feels like it is in Italy and is an excellent getaway for your wedding day. Franciscan Garden is a secluded garden venue that gives a magical old-world feel. Owned and operated by 24 Carrots, Southern California’s most sought-after catering and events company. The rustic and charming
We can’t believe that the 2023 wedding season has begun already! We are so excited to share the wedding of Rennie and Gabe, our first wedding in January, at the VEA Resort in Orange County. The Venue The VEA Resort in Orange County is the newest resort in the area. The venue is a mix of chic, sophisticated, and modern luxe.
We may be biased, but Southern California is one of the most gorgeous places to get married. Victoria and David married earlier this year at The Deck in Laguna Beach. The Deck is a stunning location that overlooks the beach, has breathtaking sunsets, and, best of all, is an intimate setting. Victoria and David were together for eight years before David proposed.
Angie and Mark met during their residency in medical school. After some long years in medical school, Mark popped the question to Angie on the DuSable Bridge in downtown Chicago. The DuSable Bridge overlooks the beautiful city and is stunning at night with all the city lights. Angie and Mark decided on a destination wedding in Southern California. Most of their family
Laguna Coast Wilderness Park is a wilderness area in the San Joaquin Hills surrounding Laguna Beach. This park adorns with coastal canyons and ridgeline views, and it has the only natural lakes in Orange County. We love shooting engagement sessions here because of the variety of backdrops we can use during one session. This stunning area is also close enough to Laguna
The Santiago Estate + Vineyard is hidden in the Hills of the Santiago Canyon in Orange County; this Mansion is one of its kind and has endless, picturesque views. Santiago Estate & Vineyard is known for their Ethnic and Cultured Weddings. Earlier this year, we had the absolute honor of capturing Sanjna and Suraj’s Indian wedding. Their wedding was the first
The Historic Muckenthaler Mansion is located on nine acres. With a vista of gently rolling gardens, swaying palms, and picturesque architecture. The Mansion was built in the 1920s and has one-of-a-kind architecture, making it a stunning backdrop for your wedding. Ceremonies are held in the intimate Italian Garden, with your reception inside or outdoors, Depending on your guest count. We had the
Earlier this year, Lucy and Trent got married at the stunning Saddlerock Ranch in Malibu, California, and we had the honor of capturing their wedding video. Saddlerock Ranch is a 200,000-acre estate that overlooks the Santa Monica Mountains and sits high above the coastline. This stunning venue has more places to photograph than we can count. Every location on the
We finally got to shoot an engagement session at the Iconic Greystone Mansion In Beverly Hills earlier this summer! Christina and Jake were a dream to work with, and they picked the best location for their engagement session. About Greystone Mansion Greystone Mansion, a non-profit organization whose mission is to raise funds to restore, preserve and protect Doheny Greystone Estate.