Filed in : Portraits

I began watching Kendra on Youtube about a year ago, and immediately fell in love with her channel.  She talks about beauty, home decor, cleaning, fashion, motherhood, and much more!  She and her husband have two twin girls and they just announced they are expecting Baby #3, due this June!!  Along with her successful Youtube […]

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Atkins Family | Family Session

December 1, 2018

Filed in : Weddings

Catharina & Adam got married at South Coast Winery in Temecula, California surrounded by their family and friends. The venue itself has a very European vibe to it which created a beautiful backdrop for the two to tie the knot. Catharina kept her wedding colors pretty neutral which is always looks beautiful in my opinion. […]

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Catharina & Adam | Temecula Winery Wedding

December 1, 2018

Filed in : Engagements

Chelsea & Josh were such troopers during their engagement session because it was SO cold!  This was my first time shooting in the show and let me tell you, it is so hard to roll film when you can’t feel your fingers!  We met up in Big Bear, Ca for their engagement session and we […]

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Chelsea & Josh | Big Bear Engagement

November 6, 2018

Filed in : Weddings

Joy & Xin are from Canada and decided they wanted to elope to someplace warm – so they chose Santa Barbara!  I absolutely love Santa Barbara and think it is full of so much beauty, so I think they made a wise choice!  They said “I do” during a very intimate ceremony at Villa Verano, […]

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Joy & Xin | Intimate Santa Barbara Elopement

November 3, 2018

Filed in : Weddings

Amy and Jordan are two of the sweetest people ever. They are overflowing with love and positive energy and their wedding day was one for the books. Something very unique and special about their wedding was during the couple’s first dance. They had chosen the song ‘Take My Hand (The Wedding Song)’ by Emily Hackett which is […]

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Amy & Jordan | Estate on Second Summer Wedding

October 3, 2018

Filed in : Weddings

This very intimate Santa Barbara elopement had so many beautiful fine art details throughout the day. Mia & Josh said their “I do’s” in the gorgeous Mural Room located within the Santa Barbara Courthouse in front of their closest friends and family. Mia wore a stunning Pronovias wedding gown filled with delicate detailing. The Twisted […]

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Mia & Josh | Intimate Santa Barbara Courthouse Wedding

September 17, 2018

Filed in : Personal

Earlier this summer my husband Jared and I decided to take a road trip with our dog, Mae up to Seattle, WA! Jared goes to Seattle every so often for work so we thought it would be a fun trip up the coast.  Jared and I aren’t huge travelers so this was a big adventure […]

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Road trip | Southern California to Seattle

August 20, 2018

Filed in : For Photographers

I have been meaning to make this blog post for a while now because I feel like it will be helpful for a lot of photographers out there!  Since I began my business back in 2012, I have struggled to find a digital preset that I really love the look of.  This really became a […]

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Noble Presets | Film Inspired Presets for Photographers

June 11, 2018

Filed in : Engagements

Photography: Mallory Dawn Photography Hair & Makeup: Luong Lasting Florals: Blue Ladder Botany Film Lab: Goodman Film Lab

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Irene & Michael | Sunset Cliffs Engagement

May 11, 2018