Organic Sonoma Wedding | Casey and Austin

Austin is an organic vegetable farmer and Casey is a filmmaker. And what a lucky combination for the rest of us. Casey has documented their first year following Austin’s heart and soul launch into his calling as a farmer in The Organic Life.  Her film has been shown at film festivals around the country and […]

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The Villa San Juan Capistrano Wedding | Rose and Daniel

Rose and Daniel were married in San Juan Capistrano at The Villa. My friend, Jon Claxton, joined me to photograph their wedding. Since the Mission San Juan Capistrano is right around the corner, we stole away for a little portrait session there before the ceremony and reception at The Villa. I’m speaking for Jon and […]

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Cathy Fisher - Beautiful pictures for a beautiful wedding! Thank you for sharing…

Beautiful Backyard Wedding | Victoria and Brian

Victoria, her brother, and her parents are long-time friends of my wife from school days of running cross-country together and studying French. It was great for me to finally meet them all and to photograph Victoria and Brian’s wedding with their great kids and family! Thank you, Victoria and Brian, for the privilege of letting […]

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Skofield Park Wedding | Estelle and Eric

The photos below are from Estelle and Eric’s wonderful wedding last summer at Skofield Park.  They had their ceremony under the oaks and everyone stayed on for the celebration and reception at the park. Estelle and Eric, thank you so much for having me there with you!

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Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History Wedding | Meagan and Ryan

This is a set of photos from Meagan and Ryan’s wedding from last summer at the Museum of Natural History in Santa Barbara. On a perfect summer day, they celebrated with an outdoor ceremony in the museum gardens, followed by a reception and party in the Fleischmann Auditorium. Thank you Meagan and Ryan! It was […]

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Engagement Photos at El Capitan Beach | Meagan and Ryan

As I was getting Meagan and Ryan’s wedding photos ready for the blog, I realized that I never posted photos from their engagement session at El Capitan State Beach.  Here are a few photos from that evening, with their wedding at the Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History to follow!

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Rincon Ranch Wedding | Randine and Travis

This set of photos is from Randine and Travis’ awesome wedding early last summer. They got married at Rincon Ranch above Carpinteria. Thanks so much, Randine and Travis! You gave a share of your good energy along to us. We came away from your wedding feeling especially happy. It was such an honor and pleasure […]

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Travis and Randine - Bernd!

Thanks again. It was fun to look at these from your perspective. Especially on this stormy, winter night!

Chris Werner - Awesome job! Love the black & white first dance shot.

pete g - beyoutiful