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Johnny and Eileen are one of those couples that when you look at them, they just make you smile. There's a joy about them that's contagious and their love for each other is obvious. Well, this Brazilian boy met this American girl and they fell in love in Germany--while in seminary school. And it only makes sense that they'd have their engagement shoot on California's Crystal Cove Beach! This...Read more
San Francisco Engagement Photos Brooke and Matthew live in San Francisco and started their fall engagement session at their home in the Lake Street Neighborhood. From there, they went exploring in Golden Gate Park and finally ended the day at Baker Beach--just in time to catch the sunset. What a versatile city San Francisco is and these engagement photos have it all--from natural textures and...Read more
Romantic Napa Valley Winery Wedding We're simply smitten with Vanessa and Julian's exquisite Napa Valley winery wedding ... the colors, the ambiance, the rustic elegance! Vanessa said, "We wanted our wedding to be romantic, fun and to highlight the natural beauty of Napa Valley. We picked Napa because I wanted it to be gorgeous on its own and with good wine and good food--it's the total package...Read more
Michelle and Truc had their engagement photos taken at the infamous Walt Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles, CA--a unique venue world renown for its amazing acoustics. It certainly seemed fitting for this elegant couple and right up the artistic alley of D. Park Photography (whom we've featured before). Michelle and Truc concluded their urban sesh surrounded by the twinkling city lights of a...Read more
There is so much pretty in Shahida and Cameron's wedding--it's hard to know where to begin. From the exquisite mountaintop location to the teal colored accents, we are in love with this Ojai, California wedding in the Los Padres National Forest of Ventura County. This stunning locale is actually the home of Cameron's grandmother. So, treating their guests to panoramic views and overlooking Lake...Read more
They met at their church’s college group and it was only three months later that Colleen knew that Dave was "the one." For Dave, it was two years later--when he realized that he wanted to spend "forever" with this cheerful brunette who could light up a room! Shot by Laura Hernandez Photography , their love story continues... Here they are at Santa Cruz Beach for a charming engagement session that...Read more
Deal alert! 20% off Large Save the Dates | Expires 4.14.14 | Code: WAPSTDL Speaking of Save the Dates , almost every photo in Tara and Kelly's sun-soaked, springy Seattle e-sesh would look incredible on any of the large, full photo save the date designs. The expansive backgrounds are perfect for creative text overlays! That said, Tara and Kelly began their Seattle, WA engagement session in the...Read more
We absolutely adore Ben and Linsey's California e-sesh. Norman Rockwell meets rustic-vintage with a modern twist. With multiple setting and clothing changes, their engagement photos are chocked full of interesting colors and textures. LOVE! Are you looking for unique engagement photo ideas? This session has a ton of creative colors, poses and places to stir your imagination i.e a greenhouse, in...Read more
Witnessed by their dearest family and friends, Edwin and Ivy said their vows under a white gazebo that overlooked a lake on the grounds of Alhambra Golf Course near downtown Los Angeles. Ivy, a classic beauty with a contagious smile, looked incredible in her Dolce Satin Essence of Australia wedding gown next to her handsome groom. Their citrus-y color scheme was a delicious treat that was...Read more
One exciting wedding stationery trends we're seeing couples gravitate to these days--is using one large photo with a bold text overlay on their save the date. It really has a fun look and feel to it.That said, we love love the engagement photos from this Lake Tahoe engagement session. And they're perfect for said trend! Jenny and James love the mountains and chose Lake Tahoe for their destination...Read more