Monthly Archives: February 2016

santa cruz. a coast line that you’d only think existed in in the Pacific Northwest. i didn’t know what to expect until I showed up the day before ali and patrick’s wedding to find a cliffside with beautiful views, somewhat like big sur but in a understated way. and not a tourist to be found.

the epically intimate first look and portrait session turned into an epically wild dance party and for a brief moment all was alright with the world.

thank you to ali and patrick for letting me be their wedding photographer.
it was and always will truly be an honor.

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we wanted to escape the sunny Los Angeles weather. sometimes always shooting in an urban setting gets a little tiresome. trekking up to the mountains for this malibu engagement was a perfect break of pace with some of the sweetest of people. getting to know nancy and dj as we hiked the hills was a perfect way to become friends and get intimate with each other while taking photos of their love.

i can’t wait for their wedding at the Smog Shoppe in Culver City coming up in March. Its going to be a good one.

here’s some 16 x 9’s for some cinematic captures of nancy and dj’s awesome faces.


here’s to these two for letting me follow them around their neighborhood on their little date in their neighborhood in downtown LA. shooting in Los Angeles is always a treat, but getting to eat at a sweet little diner makes it even more delicious.
and i’ve had the chance to shoot on a few different rooftops in la, but had never had the chance at shooting on a fire escape… and i’m all about it.

their wedding at the hudson loft in april is gonna be too much fun!
I can’t wait to be a part of it.

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