The day went perfectly thanks to some of my favorite vendors…most from Aaron & Melissa’s wedding last year. It was like getting the band back together… Venue – Estancia La Jolla Coordinators – Anchored by Love Events Florals – Leaf it to Lexi Photography – Leif Brandt Photography 2nd Photographer – Cody… Read more »
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It was a beautiful day despite being crazy hot and humid. Thanks to an awesome couple and an awesome team of vendors who made this Darlington House wedding run smooth despite us all being on the verge of passing out. Venue – Darlington House – La Jolla, CA Coordinator – Colleen Claypool Florals… Read more »
Father-daughter first look = win win win! Thanks to the awesome couple and the awesome team of vendors!!! Venue – The Ranch at Bandy Canyon Coordinator – Anchored by Love Events Photography – Leif Brandt Photography Videography – JK Frazier Florals – Maria Owston DJ – Just Dance Events Make-Up – Paige Henry Hair – Ashlyn Bailey
Photo-bomb. Well played Stanley. If you can’t tell, Brad & Amanda like each other, the great outdoors, the LA Kings, and their dog Stanley. They were camping up at Palomar Mountain so we cruised around their campsite and took some pix. Easy Peasy. Getting Stanley to stay put for a picture, not so easy peasy…but we… Read more »
I don’t 2nd shoot too often, but it’s always a pleasure to photograph a wedding with the super talented Josh Elliot. Here’s one I shot from a wedding at Keys Creek Lavender Farm while 2nd shooting for Josh. It’s also a great reminder to trust your photographer. We took portraits earlier in the day… Read more »
This was my windiest wedding yet. Hair didn’t stand a chance. Michael and Samantha have such warm hearts. They have the ability to make anyone feel so welcomed and made me feel as if I was part of their family. Despite winds that almost knocked you over at times, it was a beautiful day… Read more »
A cute couple frolicking in the wilderness followed around by a guy with a camera could either be creepy or normal. This time it was normal. I had such a great time hanging out with Greg & Tessa this past weekend and can’t wait for their fall wedding at Estancia in La Jolla! Makeup… Read more »
These two like each other…like a lot. It’s such an honor when someone refers me to their best friend. I’m so excited to shoot Kevin & Liz’s wedding at Bandy Canyon this summer and so thankful for the trust and friendship of Kalina & Brittany of Anchored By Love Events.
Back in 2005 we made a move. It was a move we weren’t really excited about but knew that’s where God was calling us. It turned out to be two of the best years and we made some amazing friends. Jonathan & Lauren are two of those friends and we are SOOOOO excited for them… Read more »
I’m excited to share that the wedding I shot for Kevin & Kaitlyn has been featured in Trendy Bride Magazine! Here’s what it looked like… Cover photo by Elizabeth Messina We had an awesome team for the day and, of course, a beautiful couple! Here’s their wedding blog post => Kevin & Kaitlyn <=… Read more »
Happy New Year everyone! I’m so excited for what 2014 will bring and for all the amazing couples that I get the honor to work with. Here’s a recap from my 2013 weddings. Thank you to all the couples that trusted me to capture their big day. I am truly grateful! (Sorry…this is a crazy… Read more »
The word of the day was “snuggle”. I’m super duper excited to shoot Courtney & Steven’s wedding at the Grand Tradition Arbor Terrace this coming May! They are such a sweet couple and it’s so obvious how much in love they are!
Alex used his Jedi mind power and Lauren couldn’t resist. Alex & Lauren wed at the beautiful Lake Arrowhead Resort. I’m so blessed to be a part of their special day! Venue – Lake Arrowhead Resort Photographer – Leif Brandt Photography Cake – Niki’s Custom Cakes DJ – Revolution Wedding
One of the first things they said to me before we started shooting was “We’re really awkward in photos”. By “awkward” they meant “freakin’ awesome”. It looks pretty sweet in B&W too… i This was a mini-engagement session. Mini on the session, big on the radness. I can’t wait for their April wedding in Palm… Read more »