August 4, 2015
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nick + kasey // a lovely california hills wedding

kasey and i have been friends for almost 6 years now (crazy to think time has moved that fast) and i have enjoyed every second. when her and nick began dating, i loved watching how happy they both were. best part, that never changed. they have such an immense and true love for each other. they bring each other authentic joy. as a friend, that is what i hope for everyone in my life (and in general) ...

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July 19, 2015
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celeste + walker // a downtown Los Angeles wedding

what a beautiful day. words cannot express how much fun this day was. walker and celeste got married in the arts district of los angeles and invited me to be a part of it and i fully seized the opportunity. from their first look at disney concert hall, to their ceremony at millwick, a slick ted baker suit, and a travel & rose gold theme, this day was a dream. i may have also stayed quite a bit ...

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April 27, 2015
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danielle + brian // pacific northwest wedding + love story

i was invited out to the lovely pacific northwest (probably my favorite place in the continental u.s.) to shoot a wedding and love story for danielle and brian on valentines weekend. a weekend dedicated to love and i spent it in a place i adore with two people totally and completely in love. we shot their love story on v-tines day and their wedding the day after. good times were had. Love Story ...

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April 21, 2015
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josh + courtney // colorado ranch wedding

josh and courtney are two beautiful souls. they are some of the most amazing people that i have ever met. you instantly feel like their best friend and they make sure you are in on the action and taken care of. i was thrilled when they asked me to shoot their colorado wedding. josh is a commercial music photographer and we talked about how to make this day special and different visually. this was ...

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February 21, 2015
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luke + chelsea // southern california wedding

my final wedding of 2014. a girl that i have known since i was 5. a guy that i met in high school. they met, lived in love for each other, and got married. of course their story was a bit more complicated than that, but those were the three things that mattered. i could not have asked for a better close to my 2014 wedding season in every way imaginable. 2015 has a lot to live up to.   ...

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January 11, 2015
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2014 in review

2014. what a roller coaster of a year. high highs with some low lows. a year of massive change. a year of growth. adventures. refinement. new friends. progress. a lot made 2014 what it was. i went through more cameras than i would've imagined and ended the year with only 1 camera that i started the year with (a polaroid camera). i found a love in the roots of photography with film. i found a refin ...

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December 2, 2014
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kaelie + jd // southern california wedding

i love fun days. fun weddings. crazy love. love that captivates. love where they cannot take their eyes off of each other. love that inspires. love that makes you smile when you witness and interact with it. jd+kaelie have that beautiful, crazy love.. i can't help but smile when witnessing it  

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October 30, 2014
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brandon + stephanie // california winery wedding

brandon and stephanie are two of my favorite people. brandon is one of my lifelong friends and i was honored when i was given the opportunity to document his wedding. watching his relationship with stephanie unfold has been incredible. i consider my privileged to have watched their relationship from the initial stages. their wedding was such a special day with tons of laughter, amazing moments, an ...

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September 6, 2014
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chris + abigail // lavender farm wedding

this stunning wedding was such a joy to shoot and be a part of. chris and abigail are amazing people with such a beautiful love story that i am honored to be able to share with you all. hit play for some musical accompaniment     some film was integrated into this wedding post. shot on a mamiya 645af with an 80mm 1.9, fuji 400h and portra 160, scanned by prophoto conn ...

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July 8, 2014
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mike + tommi // sequoia national forest wedding

four years ago, tommi and i became friends. soon after, i found myself learning about photography and loving it more and more. she told me that i would one day shoot her wedding whenever her and michael decided to get married. sure enough, when they got engaged last winter, i was beyond excited to meet with them. knowing how creative tommi is, i knew this would be a special day with beautiful deta ...

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