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

LA PEER HOTEL WEDDING One the questions I get a lot of ( as well as other photographers I presume is ” Have you worked at – insert location here – ? “. It’s a funny question to me, with 1000’s of venues in California and me taking on 30-40 a year there is a […]

Oh shit, so this was one of those weddings where when you wrap up the night you leave with a big ass grin on your face. Shetal and Duran’s MUCKENTHALER WEDDING was really dope. I used to hang out a lot in Fullerton when I was younger but had never heard of THE MUCKENTHALER. It’s […]

Janice and Steve, Janice and Steve, we rocked the PASADENA CITY HALL ENGAGEMENT. Ok so corny jingle aside, for Janice and Steve’s PASADENA CITY HALL ENGAGEMENT we ran a foul the downtown streets and went wherever our legs took us. This is actually something I like doing a lot more at this location. Throughout the […]

I got to rock with David and Rebekah for their FETE THE VENUE  WEDDING out in Costa Mesa. FETE THE VENUE is this pretty dope indoor / outdoor warehouse style space near John Wayne Airport. They do a gang of events but weddings there are awesome, huge amounts of natural light coming in, a great […]

Boy have I been sitting on this one. It seems like every time I feel like I have this nailed, I change my mind and deconstruct the entire article. That’s the beauty in this shit though, we can change our minds and evolve. When it comes to WEDDING TIMELINE STRATEGIES and just the general aspect […]

    Hey everyone! Alright today I’m going to be talking about HOW I USE LIGHTING AT A RECEPTION FOR WEDDINGS. Receptions are AWESOME and can be EPIC, it’s by far the most fun aspect at a wedding and in order to bring out that epicness one has to know and have the proper tools […]

What an incredible LACMA ENGAGEMENT this was! Maegan and Anthony came across to the US from the Philippines to attend their besties wedding ( which I also shot a few days after this ) and contacted me so we can rock some AMAZING engagement pictures! We wanted to maximize their time with me so we […]

  You’ve proposed, they said yes, and now comes the fun part. Hiring INCREDIBLE vendors for your wedding hahahaha! Yeah I know, I’ve been there. It CAN be a fun process and it most definitely will be a little stressful. But knowing what you want and getting them early can save you a TON of […]

  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 […]

Today’s GRANADA HILLS ENGAGEMENT post brought to you by Thao and Alan. We met up at Bee Canyon for a quick engagement shoot ( I believe it was about 45 minutes haha ) and in that 45min we came away with some really rad images. I really like taking couples here, it has beautiful colors […]