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Engagement photos in Tehachapi, Ca Oh, friends! I’m back to work and I couldn’t be more excited! Renata and Oliver’s engagement photos at Sand Canyon Ranch was my first session since the COVID-19 outbreak and it was the perfect way to kick off a new season of shooting and celebrating love! I can’t tell you […]


Engagement photos at Wind Wolves Preserve Lisandra and Ray have the kind of love story we all dream of. The kind you see in the movies. The kind that makes every happy heart swoon. So, before you take a peek at their engagement photos at Wind Wolves Preserve, let me tell you their story… Lisandra […]


Engagement photos at Montaña de Oro State Park & Paso Robles These engagement photos at Paso Robles and Montaña de Oro State Park are making me so nostalgic for the good old days when beaches were open, social distancing wasn’t a thing, and I was able to take gorgeous photos like these! Although I’m nostalgic, […]


Engagement photos at Allegretto Vineyard Resort in Paso Robles, CA Another day, another beautiful #mlcouple to hit the blog! Alvaro and Gabby’s classic and timeless engagement photos at Allegretto Vineyard Resort are absolutely gorgeous! Gabby and Alvaro met through mutual friends at their church. Gabby had no shame when she admitted that it was Alvaro’s […]


a romantic moment between a couple during their desert engagement photos

April 10, 2020

Red Rock Canyon desert engagement photos in Cantil, CA Hey friends, fans, and fam! The newest #mlcouple to hit the blog is… Aaron and Ivy! Their Red Rock Canyon desert engagement photos are the definition of SWOON WORTHY! Aaron and Ivy met through a mutual friend. After their first date (which was a double date […]


romantic couple during their cotton field engagement photos

February 28, 2020

Beautiful Bakersfield blooming cotton field engagement photos Hi friends! Meet Marco and Andria, one of my gorgeous #mlcouples! I’m so excited to share their stories and their Bakersfield cotton field engagement photos with you! Marco and Andria agreed to something I rarely get to do…two engagement sessions! We first met up at a hidden, secluded […]


stealing a kiss during a sunset engagement session at Kern River

September 14, 2019

A summer engagement session in one of my favorite locations near the beautiful Kern River Hi Friends!!! Today on the blog, I’m introducing one of our awesome #mlcouples and sharing their portraits from their engagement session at Kern River. But first, happy Saturday! We are headed to SLO for a family event and back to […]


Sweet romantic engagement photos in Sequoia National Park near General Sherman Tree I recently photographed Mathew & Yanira’s engagement photos at the Giant Forrest Museum. This soon-to-be wedded couple will be getting married on May 23rd, 2020. We are anxiously waiting to document their wedding this spring. Mathew proposed to Yanira in Lake Tahoe on […]


Hi friends! Let’s all give it up for one of the sweetest couples ever: Sabrina & Blake. As a southern California photographer, there’s not much I love more than sweet couples, great love stories, and beautiful photos. Sabrina told me all about how she and Blake met. Sabrina’s cousin Josh brought him to her daughter’s birthday […]


Red Rock Canyon has become one of my favorite locations for engagement sessions. The light is perfect, and the weather usually has a cool breeze. Rosaura looked breathtaking in her red dress and Joseph’s velvet jacket popped off her gown. I may be biased, but I think these Red Rock Canyon engagement photos are AMAZINGGG!!!! […]


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