Category archives: Engaged

Beautiful, Sunny SoCal Engagement SessionBrittany + Brett = Engaged! {Placerita Canyon Engagement Photography}

Brittany + Brett = Engaged! {Placerita Canyon Engagement Photography}
"Our love is the thrill of adventurous exploration with no fear of being lost because I will always have your hand to hold." - Leo Christopher Brittany and Brett first met when they were part of a bridal party as kids. Little did they know, their paths would cross again many years later and they would walk down the aisle together again... Brittany and Brett ha[...]

Beautiful Boho Garden ProposalCassie + Darin = ENGAGED {Bakersfield, California Boho Bride surprise proposal photography}

Cassie + Darin = ENGAGED {Bakersfield, California Boho Bride surprise proposal photography}
One year ago, with the help of some amazing people, we pulled off a gorgeously styled editorial photo shoot that ended with a magical proposal. See... what had happened was... I had been brainstorming with fellow creatives in our industry and we wanted to put together an editorial photo shoot showcasing the creative talents we all had to offer. Cassie does m[...]

Marcy + Chuy = ENGAGED {central coast, pismo beach, pirates cove, california engagement photography}

Marcy + Chuy = ENGAGED {central coast, pismo beach, pirates cove, california engagement photography}
"Patience, grasshopper." "Good things come to those who wait." "What's meant to be will be." "Que sera sera." "Patience is a virtue." Just a few quotes that I'm sure we've all heard at least once or twice in our lives, yes? Well, these quotes pretty much sum up Marcy & Chuy's relationship for the past 10 or so years. They first met through mutual friends.[...]

Kelci + Hunter = ENGAGED {ice rink, kern county museum, bakersfield, california engagement photography}

Kelci + Hunter = ENGAGED {ice rink, kern county museum, bakersfield, california engagement photography}
If you are a native to Kern County, then you know the summer months in Bakersfield are mildly… excruciating. Which is why when I need to photograph anything outdoors during these times, I dress appropriately for the hot and uncomfortable summers we have. Shorts, tank tops, etc. Soooo… when I showed up to the ice rink for the first half of Kelci and Garrett's engage[...]

Melody + Dallen = ENGAGED {bakersfield, california engagement photography}

Melody + Dallen = ENGAGED {bakersfield, california engagement photography}
I think the universe is on my side Heaven and Earth have finally aligned Days are good and that's the way it should be… -Echosmith Melody & Dallen's love story began over three years ago at a local pizza parlor... Melody went in to Mountain Mike's to visit her friend who was working there at the time. As her friend filled her in on all the employees, Dallen caug[...]

Christine + Gino = Engaged {bakersfield, california engagement photography}

Christine + Gino = Engaged {bakersfield, california engagement photography}
"Every once in a while, in the middle of an ordinary life, love gives us a fairytale." I love fairytales.  I always have, always will. I'm a huge romantic and will sniffle through my romantic movies no matter how much people might laugh at me.  ;) I guess that's one of the reasons why I LOVE to capture love stories! It's so fun to hear all of the "how we met & [...]

Claudia + Tony = ENGAGED {downtown fresno, california, woodward park, shinzen friendship garden engagement session}

Claudia + Tony = ENGAGED {downtown fresno, california, woodward park, shinzen friendship garden engagement session}
"There comes a time when you meet someone and you just want to make them smile for the rest of your life." Exploring old historic buildings, playing in beautiful, romantic window light, taking in the beauty of the Fresno city scape... Add to that the sweet and sincere love shared between Claudia & Tony... my goodness!  So much beauty for my heart to handle.  <3[...]

Stephanie + Brian = ENGAGED {central coast, california engagement photography}

Stephanie + Brian = ENGAGED {central coast, california engagement photography}
What do you do when the weather and heat in your hometown are so unbearable, you can't even begin to fathom a photo session outdoors??? GO TO THE BEACH of course! :D hehe. It was such a pleasure capturing the love between Stephanie & Brian.  What they share is so beautiful and real, you can just feel the chemistry and the warm fuzzies when you're with them! ([...]

Gene + Deanna = Engaged! A sweet Disney engagement {disneyland, california engagement session}

Gene + Deanna = Engaged! A sweet Disney engagement {disneyland, california engagement session}
"So this is love, so this is what makes life divine." - Cinderella Once upon a time in the magical land of Bakersfield, California, two people met, fell in love and started on their journey of happily ever after... Both being huge Disney fans, it only made sense to have their engagement session take place at the happiest place on Earth! Since their first "offic[...]