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The direct flash photography approach to capturing weddings offers an editorial and chic vibe. Wondering what exactly does it entails? Click here to read more!

Now Trending: Direct Flash Photography Wedding Albums

No couple dreams of rain on their wedding day, but sometimes Mother Nature has other plans. While unexpected rain may seem daunting, it can also bring unexpected beauty and charm to your special day. Keep reading to explore how to embrace the rain and turn your rainy wedding day into a magical celebration!

Embracing Rain on Your Wedding Day

A bride gets emotional as she walks down aisle

Imagine the breathtaking elegance of celebrating your union at San Francisco City Hall. Recently, I had the absolute pleasure of capturing Jillian and Raymond’s wedding at this splendid venue. Their celebration embodied absolute grandeur while still holding an intimate charm that resonated deeply with the couple. Let’s delve into some exclusive insights on how they curated this enchanting day!

How To Plan a Wedding at San Francisco City Hall

Bride and groom enjoy moment in SF City Hall

Planning a wedding can feel like navigating a labyrinth of choices as you approach your big day! That’s why many couples are opting for more intimate and relaxed wedding options to celebrate their love. Join me as I dive into the little secrets that can help infuse warmth and intimacy into every moment of your wedding day!

3 Secrets for an Intimate Wedding

Backyard wedding space

Planning your wedding is an exciting journey filled with countless decisions. One question that often arises is whether you should book your photographer and wedding videographer separately. Finding that sweet spot between your wedding photography and videography is like uncovering the magic ingredient, read more to find out why!

Balancing Your Wedding Photography & Videography

Bride and Groom dance on bridge

Join me as I share my thoughts on why backyard weddings have become my favorites and why they might just be the perfect choice for your 2023 wedding.

The Beauty of Backyard Weddings

Bride holds a bouquet of flowers on her wedding day

On today’s blog I am excited to tell you about how my clients, Melissa and Nick, embarked on a journey to create a dreamy, intimate micro wedding in the picturesque wine country of California. They decided to celebrate their love with a select group of cherished guests, enveloped in the serene beauty of Calistoga, CA.

An Elegant Micro Wedding in Wine Country

A bride and groom walk through a grapevine on their wedding day

Your wedding day is undoubtedly one of the most special occasions of your life, and capturing the perfect balance between candid and curated moments can be a challenge. The art of wedding photography lies in beautifully encapsulating both the genuine emotions and meticulously planned details that make your day unique.

Candid & Curated: A Delicate Balance

Bride and groom kiss on their wedding day

If you want to capture all the genuine and beautifully authentic moments on your wedding day, candid wedding photography might be for you! From the relaxed getting-ready moments to stealing away for private embraces, every aspect was a true reflection of their love story.

Your Guide to Candid Wedding Photos

Couple looking at audience on their wedding day in San Francisco.

As we dive into the heart of wedding season, it’s heartening to witness the evolution of wedding traditions embracing real and genuine moments over posed ones. Your wedding photos are going to reflect the special moments and the essence of your big day – here are some of my must-have photos to capture.

Must-Have Wedding Photos to Capture

Wedding guest look on to toasts during reception.

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