West Coast

Let's just call this beach engagement session from B. Jones Photography what it is: rustic, romantic and relaxing. A beautiful couple, a beautiful locale, oh, and a sweet pup, too! Saving the date for next August, Raquel and Carlos had their engagement photos taken at Rosario Resort and Spa on Orcas Island in East Sound, Washington. With stunning views of the San Juan Islands all around, and...Read more
We've featured beautiful photos from D. Park Photography before-- here in fact --and we're delighted to do so again! This time with stunning views from the beautiful Bay Area . Amy and John, {wow, a gorgeous couple!} had their destination engagement session near the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco. Then, they headed to the Marin Headlands , to climb in and around the coves and cliffs just...Read more
Because Channing and Jake are planning their wedding at a small winery in Northern California, they wanted to incorporate wine and nature into their engagement session. They chose Hidden Villa, a picturesque farm and wilderness preserve in Los Altos, California for their shoot. So, with wine in hand and amidst the beautiful olive trees, they had a fun, casual engagement session at the farm. Enjoy...Read more
No props, no themes, no gimmicks. No need! Nakita and Jason have known each other for most of their lives. They wanted their engagement session to be really casual, but fun so they decided to shoot at Jack London Square in Oakland, CA. The colorful surroundings and upbeat atmosphere matched their personalities to a tee. Theirs is an e-sesh that proves that you don't need much more than a playful...Read more
A travel theme is so hot right now and we just love the look and feel of Paige and Bryan's vintage travel-themed engagement photos . With their edgy mid-century appeal, these shots are gorgeous, soft and totally romantic! Here's what their sweet photographer Lauren Alisse had to say about the shoot and the couple, "Paige and Bryan are two adorable people that share a love for vintage ANYTHING,...Read more
Using props in engagement photos is such a great idea { need 5 reasons? } and here's our second case in point ... Meet Sharmila and Harold --an Oregonian couple who love each other, reading and city life. That said, today's sweet inspiration comes from by Anne Nunn Photographers --who did a fabulous job of capturing not only Sharmila and Harold's love of all things literary--but also the...Read more
Meet Kayla and Jacob. Today, we're kicking off our series of 3 engagement sessions featuring props ! What's a prop? Anything that lends support . So, as far as engagement photography goes, props can be anything from physical items that you hold in your hand or wear on your body, to even a building, tree, or babbling brook ... anything really. 5 REASONS WHY USING PROPS IN YOUR ENGAGEMENT PHOTOS IS...Read more
We're absolutely in love with Crystal and Manuel's simply elegant golf course wedding from Wilton Photography today. Where to begin ... Crystal and Manuel got ready and had their first look pictures at the historic and stately The Marcus Whitman Hotel. Their outdoor wedding took place at the Wine Valley Golf Course and for their ceremony backdrop--mountains and rolling wheat fields. A wedding...Read more