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April 15, 2020

What a beautiful and magical day! These two are so much fun and I had a great time photographing them. He proposed to her in this exact same location with all of their friends present, so what a perfect place to take their engagement photos. I can’t wait for their wedding! Here are my favorites […]

March 5, 2020

He lives on the Central Coast, and she’s in the Bay. If anyone can do long distance it’s these two, just look at those smiles. There was nothing but love this entire session…see for yourself!

March 1, 2020

Originally from San Jose, they decided to spend the Valentine’s Day weekend up in San Francisco doing some of their favorite activities like watching Hamilton and walking around downtown. Since they were already in this area, we all thought it was a perfect end to their weekend to take their engagement photos here! We met […]

February 21, 2020

These two cuties (also wedding photographers) got to pose in front of the camera for this beautiful styled engagement shoot over at the Willow Ballroom in Hood, CA. Here are some of my favorite images! Host @theshootoutsociety Creative Director @briannabroyles Venue @thewillowballroom Hair @hairxbyxchristine Makeup @veiledvanityartistry Rentals @blossomfarmvintagerentals Bar/Cocktails @the.horseshoe.bar Models @wanderlovecaptures

February 14, 2020

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Valentine Mini Sessions San Jose CA

I had such a fun time doing these valentine’s day mini sessions! A big thank you to the Little Sunday Studio in Campbell, CA for letting me use their beautiful studio! There was much natural light and fun props to work with! Here are a few of my favorites of one of my good friends […]

February 11, 2020

FILED IN: Lifestyle

I recently took some headshots of one of my favorite people on this planet–who also happens to be my future husband–and I wanted to share them with the world! What a handsome man…. 😉

February 11, 2020

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San Jose Maternity In Studio

STUDIO: little sunday studioFLOWER CROWN: idlewild floral studio

January 23, 2020

FILED IN: Weddings

The ShootOutSociety did it again! They knocked it out of the park with this styled shoot. Everything about it was absolutely beautiful. Brides–if you are looking at getting married in the Sacramento area, I HIGHLY recommend The Willow Ballroom over in Hood, CA. The venue is spectacular and insanely versatile! Host @theshootoutsociety Creative Director @briannabroyles Venue @thewillowballroom Florist @perkyposies Hair @hairxbyxchristine Makeup @veiledvanityartistry Rentals @blossomfarmvintagerentals Cake @customcakesbytara Bar/Cocktails @the.horseshoe.bar Calligraphy @minted Bridal Apparel @bhldn Groom’s Suit @asos Models @briannabutov @valb1010 @wanderlovecaptures

January 19, 2020

vasona lake engagement shoot

January 18, 2020

san jose engagement vasona lake

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