Janine and Ryan’s Palace of Fine Arts engagement photos almost didn’t happen; the weather in San Francisco took a sudden turn the day before the shoot was scheduled, but luckily we were all able to shift our schedules last minute to meet up a day before we had originally planned. When they told me they […]

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Apr 24, 2018

After I made a few suggestions on potential locations for Elizabeth and Derek’s Marin County engagement photos, they chose a garden setting. After all the rain we’ve had in the Bay Area, everything is lush and green, a perfect complement to the green and blue wedding theme they have planned for their wedding next year. Elizabeth’s […]

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Apr 19, 2018

Marin wedding venue The Seminary at Strawberry has it all: location, weather, and panoramic, one-of-a-kind views of Mt. Tamalpais and the San Francisco skyline. All the reasons why it was once considered as the headquarters for the United Nations today make it one of the most desirable San Francisco wedding venues. Originally developed by the […]

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Apr 4, 2018

When M+L told me they wanted a redwood setting for their Oakland engagement photos I knew Joaquin Miller Park was a fitting choice. Named after the early California writer and poet, the 500 acre preserve is filled with hiking trails, and redwoods, many of which were planted by Miller himself. The park is known for […]

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Mar 28, 2018

If your idea of a perfect San Francisco wedding includes incredible views and tons of entertainment for your guests, a Chabot Space and Science Center wedding is the ideal choice. Imagine a wedding where you and your guests can spend cocktail hour gazing at the stars, trying your hand at karaoke, or learning about the […]

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Mar 13, 2018

Rachel and Marcus’ Novato engagement portrait session was lively, fun, and super windy! As anyone who lives in the San Francisco Bay area already knows, the weather can be quite capricious at during this mid-winter time of year, but as you’ll see, the wind added a lovely dramatic element to their photos. Rachel wore a […]

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Mar 6, 2018

During a stroll through the gardens of the General’s Residence at Fort Mason it quickly became apparent why it’s become a popular San Francisco vintage wedding venue: a gorgeous, historical building, lush green hills, sweeping views of Aquatic Park, Alcatraz, and the far reaches of San Francisco Bay. I’d found half a dozen stunning locations […]

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Feb 22, 2018

Stepping into the foyer of Cherry’s Very Vintage Rentals in Novato, CA is the answer for every couple that’s searching for unique vintage items for their wedding, but there’s more to it than that. It feels like coming home to a place that previously existed only in your imagination; a place where comfy antique settees […]

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Feb 15, 2018

Jacqui and Dan’s San Rafael garden engagement session took place on a rare, balmy day in January.No bulky hats and jackets required! Jacqui envisioned lush greenery as the setting for their couples’ portraits, and we aim to please. Luckily winter is when things are at their greenest in the San Francisco Bay Area. We chose […]

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Feb 1, 2018

The first time I saw Cameron Stanford House, a popular Oakland vintage wedding venue, I fell in love at first sight. As a San Francisco wedding photographer, this venue remains one of my favorites for so many reasons. I’m a sucker for historic architecture (my home was built in 1907) and Victorian architecture is one […]

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Jan 31, 2018

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