Nestldown Wedding: Jenny & Andrew

Jenny & Andrew Nestldown, Los Gatos, California Best Man loves his Best Friend. Haha. If this Best Man looks familiar, it’s because I photographed his wedding too! Click here to see his [...]


My Wedding Portfolio Workshop in Las Vegas during WPPI

Add strong + stylish wedding images to your portfolio while you are at WPPI! This shoot will take place inside a private suite at Mandalay Bay. It is for photographers who want to create [...]

Santa Barbara Courthouse Wedding: Karsten & Nicholas

Karsten & Nicholas had their civil ceremony at one of the most beautiful courthouses in all of California – Santa Barbara! I met Karsten in the Faroe Islands a couple years ago and was [...]

5 Groomsmen Gift Ideas That Are Not So Basic

I personally think the best gifts are thoughtful and useful. Here are 5 Groomsmen Gift ideas that are not so basic: 1. Wireless Headphones. This day in age, anyone can use a good pair of [...]

My Next Wedding Portfolio Workshop – January 28th in Los Angeles

In order to attract high-end clients, we must have a high-end portfolio! Registration is OPEN for my next Wedding Photography Workshop in LA on January 28th. This shoot is for intermediate to [...]

A Playful Wedding in Phuket, Thailand: Coco & Ernest

Coco & Ernest live in Hong Kong. I asked Coco how she found me and she said she’s been reading my blog for years. That always makes me feel good because many times when I write, I [...]


Tips for Wedding Dress Shopping from a Wedding Photographer

The tips in this article are based off interviews I’ve had with women who have gone through the process, my 11 years as a wedding photographer, and my own experience dress shopping for my [...]


Purple Wedding Tablescape Ideas

Years ago I was telling my spiritual healer Gypsy (aka my body worker, therapist, and mentor) about dating drama.  He asked what color my bedroom was painted. I said purple. He laughed and said, [...]


Roche Harbor Wedding, San Juan Island: Derek & Danielle

Derek & Danielle met on Bumble (for those who don’t know, Bumble is a dating app where the woman has to start the conversation with the man). Now that I think about it, about 70% of the [...]


Why You Should Hire A Good Wedding Planner

My hands down #1 piece of advice when planning a wedding is to GET A GOOD EVENT PLANNER. Anytime someone argues me about this, I ask them if they ever host parties that involve a [...]