Brandon & Elisa’s styled engagement shoot left me wanting to shoot until beyond sunset.  From their stylish casual attire, to the ethereal feeling of a head wreath in lavender fields, to traditional Korean dress, Brandon and Elisa were more than prepared for their styled engagement shoot in Napa Valley.  This couple’s sense of style filled […]

Engagements, Styled Shoots

Elisa & Brandon • Napa Valley Styled Shoot • Engagement

July 8, 2013

I met Talli and Jesse  when Jesse was the bestman at a wedding I shot last season in Sonoma County.  They had recently gotten engaged, and I was more than thrilled when they contacted me about covering their wedding this summer. Talli & Jesse both live in San Francisco, so it was the obvious backdrop […]


Jesse & Talli • San Francisco • Engagement

June 9, 2013

What’s love got to do with it?  Everything!  When you think of Valentine’s Day, what do you think of?  Cupid’s arrow?  Chocolates?  Roses?  I will say all of the above!  I remember one Valentine’s Day (many, many moons ago) when I awoke to red streamer-paper that my husband had tied to my legs that led […]

Engagements, Styled Shoots

Styled Shoot • Pretty in Pink

March 4, 2013

As a rule, I try not to make a determination on my ability to “click” with a prospective client via phone inquiry.  After all, I get many inquiries and speak to many different people, so until I meet and we both realize that we’re a match, I try not to get too excited about the […]


Angelina & Tim • St. Vincent’s • Engagement

January 26, 2013

It was Rocio and Robert’s first trip to Sonoma County when I met them for their engagement shoot.  We had already had to reschedule once due to the winter rain, so I was relieved when the rain gave us a break that stormy weekend.  I have to say, it made for some great reflection shots […]

Engagements, Wine Country Weddings

Rocio & Robert • Bartholomew Winery • Engagement

January 24, 2013