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  • We're Getting Published!

  • I'm overjoyed to announce that one of my absolute favorite wedding blogs Green Wedding Shoes is publishing my Rustic Elegance styled wedding shoot! Head on over to their site to check it out!
  • 10 Questions to Ask Your Wedding Photographer

  • So, you’ve looked at ton of wedding photographer websites, decided on the photography style that  is right for you, and contacted a few photographers whose work you love.  Congratulations!!  Now it’s time to think about some information you will need in orde[...]
  • Rustic Elegance Styled Wedding Shoot

  • I'm so excited to share my first styled wedding shoot with you. This shoot was born out of the desire to give two extremely hard working friends the wedding photos they never had. This adorable couple got married when they were young and broke, and couldn't af[...]
  • Mike+Chelsea: Engagement in the Redwoods

  • I love these guys, I'm pretty sure we spent more time laughing then shooting during our session in the Botanic Gardens.  These out of towers loved the images they'd seen of my previous shoots in the gardens and wanted to shoot there for their noon shoot.  I ne[...]
  • Family Shoot at the Douglas Family Preserve

  • Had such a fun shoot with this great family.  It's always interesting to work with people form out of town, and see Santa Barbara through new eyes.  It was wonderful to finally shoot at the Douglas Family Preserve, I have always wanted to do a shoot there and [...]
  • Luminous Family Shoot in an Oak Grove

  • Family portraits are no longer something I focus on, but it is so much fun to still do one occasionally, especially when the shoot is with a wonderful family like this one.  Such a sweet and easy going group.  I've never seen a six month old baby this smily an[...]
  • Portrait: Sommer in the Sun

  • This was one of my favorite sessions in a long time.  This sweet girl was such a joy to work with, but what I loved most about the session was seeing the transformation in her from the beginning of the shoot to the end.  When she and her mom came to my studio [...]
  • Location Scouting in the Redwoods

  • While location scouting in one of my absolute favorite places, the Santa Barbara Botanic Gardens, I snapped a few photos of my husband and son in the beautiful redwoods. I don't usually share personal photos, but I just love the luminous pastels in these image[...]
  • Fairytale Wedding at the Courthouse

  • I had the pleasure of photographing the wedding of Anne-elise and Rich this past Saturday.  You couldn't ask for a sweeter or more easy-going couple.  Their wedding was beautiful, and so filled with personal and sentimental touches.  So glad I got to be a part[...]