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Shot on Portra 400 film on a Mamiya 645 AFD

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May 13, 2022

PNW Engagement Session

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When Covid causes you to reschedule your wedding, you have to make the most of it. That’s exactly what Nicala and Braeden did. They chose to do something fun on their original wedding date and take some Santa Barbara beach engagement photos! Braeden is originally from Australia, and Nicala is from California. Because they have […]

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January 27, 2021

Santa Barbara Beach Engagement Photos

waves crashing on bride and groom
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Julie and Tony’s Butterfly Beach Engagement photos were so much fun! They met working for the same company, and ended up falling in love and getting engaged. Sadly, they are moving to Colorado, so they wanted photos that captured this season of life in Santa Barbara. You can’t get much more Santa Barbara than Butterfly […]

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December 11, 2020

Butterfly Beach Engagement Photos – Julie & Tony

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Madison and Kent have such a cute love story, and it’s so obvious that they’re meant for each other. The Carpinteria Bluffs was the perfect place for their engagement photos! It perfectly encompasses coastal California with its tall grass, cliffs, and beaches all wrapped up in one. Madison and Kent couldn’t stop giggling with each […]

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September 24, 2020

Carpinteria Bluffs Engagement Photos

Carpinteria bluffs engagement photos
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This styled Santa Barbara sailboat engagement session makes you dream of a warm salty breeze, a glass of rosé in your hand, and nothing but romance. Daisha and Jonny are absolutely adorable and in love, and wow do they look good on a sailboat.  As we stepped onto the catamaran, the calm breeze brought the […]

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March 10, 2020

Santa Barbara Sailboat Engagement | D+J

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Santa Barbara Engagement Photo Locations Santa Barbara Engagement Photo Locations don’t come in short supply. With its Spanish-inspired white walls and red tile roofs, nestled between the towering Santa Ynez mountains and the sparkling shores of the Pacific, it is the perfect place. Whether you’re looking for unique architecture or beautiful views, Santa Barbara has […]

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December 20, 2019

Santa Barbara Engagement Photo Locations

couple hugging summerland beach
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When a couple is adventurous enough to want Rattlesnake Lake Engagement Photos, I get pretty excited. Not only are Joy and Cody down for an adventure, but they are one of those couples you always want to be around. They’re fun, easy-going, full of laughs, and totally in love. These two are BEST friends. They […]

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October 16, 2019

Rattlesnake Lake Engagement – North Bend, WA

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Lesson Learned: If you’re planning on taking Paris engagement photos in Jardin du Luxembourg, go before sunset! Paris, France is obviously full of amazing photo locations, Jardin du Luxembourg just being one of them, but it is special to me because 1. it was absolutely beautiful and 2. this is where I met Romain and […]

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September 16, 2019

Paris Engagement Photos at Jardin du Luxembourg

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It may have been raining during this Big Sur Engagement session, but it was such a blast. The California coastline is so special to Isaiah and Sydney. They’ve driven along highway 1 in their VW bus quite a few times, making memories along the way. It only made sense to do their engagement photos there! […]

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May 18, 2019

Big Sur Engagement Session – Sydney and Isaiah

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  We were so excited when Mike and Julia told us they wanted to do their engagement session at Lizard’s Mouth and Knapp’s Castle, two beautiful locations in the Santa Barbara hills. We stepped out of the car at the Lizard’s Mouth trailhead into unexpected howling, chilly winds. Mike and Julia were a little cold, […]

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September 28, 2018

Mike & Julia – Santa Barbara