the blog.

These images are as much the people in them as they are me. 

  Ahh The Family Shot List. You know….a lot of people in the industry see this part of the story as the ” necessary evil ” and you know what, I couldn’t disagree more. Does it take a little longer doing them? Yeah sure. Do they seem like they would be a step and repeat process? […]

What an awesome wedding this was! I was so happy Amy and Brad reached out to me with some help from Amys super sister Heidi for their Double Tree San Pedro Wedding. Not only were these two super cool and calm the entire day ( even through losing Brads ring before the ceremony, which we […]

Ahh the Figueroa Mountain Farmhouse Wedding. What a beautiful venue this was nestled up in the mountains near Ojai California. I love when I get the chance to do smallish style weddings that have a very slow pace. Every once in a while one will pop up and the day just feels surreal and dreamy […]

      One thing I’ve been DYING to do is to give back to all of the INCREDIBLE vendors I work with who I see going above and beyond for my brides and grooms. I work with A LOT but there are a select few that have always stood out in one way or […]

Every once in a while I get to travel up North for my Brides and although it’s quite the drive I’m always fascinated when I get out of the normal LA region HAHA! This time it was for Kelsey and David for their Monterey Beach House Wedding. I’ve never visited Monterey but HOLY #$^T is it […]

  Ok so you locked down your venue, vendors and all the beautiful details. All that’s left is to have fun, get married and take some AMAZING images! But where are those spots at my venue? Some venue offer one or two areas for their ” hero image ” but do you really want those […]

    Today I was sitting here watching some Fresh Prince of Bel Air reruns ( yeah that’s right ) and a couple emails came in. That’s awesome right? YES it is! I noticed something about them though, they each had the same question. SO…because I’m super rad and care about YOUR time as much […]

  Simply put…we know better hahaha. I totally kid ( kind of ). Today I’m going to go over 5 ways you can maximize your time with your photographer. First let me get this out of the way, these 5 tips are my opinion and how I view things as a consumer as well as […]

When I do engagement sessions I always want the setting to reflect how AMAZING my couples are. So if you’d like the classy urban look I’ll always suggest Walt Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles and the surrounding areas, if you like a more lush nature setting then look no further than Coorigan Ville in […]

When Kat had asked me to shoot her wedding I was so damn stoked. There were a lot of reasons but definitely numero uno was because her and Jaln were just so much fun! I’ve known Kat for a pretty long time. She performed at my wedding when she was an instructor at Ko Su […]