the blog.

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

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 […]

YES! Lindsay and John’s wedding at the GRAND 1401 in FRESNO CA was AWESOME!! I love when I get to travel up north for weddings, everything seems so fresh and new and my eye gets to work in overdrive. THE GRAND 1401 is an incredible venue. Originally built in the 1920’s and restored to that […]

Have you ever been around a group of people that you just feel at home? The peaceful, can totally be yourself feeling? Well, that’s how I felt at Ryan and Trents WAYFARERS CHAPEL PALOS VERDES WEDDING. It was INCREDIBLE and so much FUN! We started our day with guys at the hotel and right off […]

I often head up to Santa Barbara for engagement shoots, even though it is a nice long drive šŸ™‚ So when Judy and Renato contacted me how could I resist. We made our way down to the SANTA BARBARA COURTHOUSEĀ for our engagement session and had an incredible time. What I love so much is how […]

  What I’m really thinking is ” DAMN I have to get back to SMOKY HALLOW! ” Hahaha! This little hidden gem of a venue is BY FAR one of the coolest I’ve seen in South Los Angeles. It has character in spades with rustic dark / moody tie ins, chalk board walls and to […]

  Simply putā€¦we know better hahaha. I totally kid ( kind of ). Today Iā€™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 […]

Sometimes in life you meet people and just click. Fortunately for me it happens more often than not hahaha. When I first met Anna and Sandy we hit it off right from the get go, it’s an amazing feeling when you can meet people and feel as though you’ve known them for much longer. Making […]

I’ve known these two for what seems to be forever. One as a former boss and the other as a former co-worker in crime. When they asked me to rock their SANTA CLARITA WEDDING I was super happy. Back in the day when I just a wee young lad looking for my first real job, […]

While most are getting caught up in Endgame, I’m over here documenting where it starts. I thought I’d get some quick blogging done before my quadruple weekend ( yes 4 weddings in a row, lord please grant me new legs next Tuesday haha ) and what better way to start than with Emily and Josephs […]

I have known Rajae for over 25 years and when he tied the knot with Melissa I wanted to do something special for them that wasn’t in an envelope or box, so I told them when they had some time we’ll do a Redlands Engagement session they didn’t get to do. The call came, I […]