Your Joyful, Light and Airy Wedding Photographer for Carmel Valley, California

When you dream about your wedding day, are you looking at a garden wedding at Bernardus Lodge? Or maybe you fell in Love with a more charming vibe in  downtown Carmel. No matter the venue in Carmel Valley, I am here to offer that personable and incredible wedding photography service that you deserve on your wedding day (weekend)!

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Carmel Wedding Photographer and Elopement Photographer

You don’t want a basic wedding package and you definitely don’t want just any photographer for your Carmel Valley Wedding

YOU CAN RELAX NOW, YOU ARE IN THE RIGHT PLACE.

"The most beautiful in the world is, of course, the world itself.” – Wallace Stevens

Like most weddings, no two wedding timelines are ever the same. Whether you want to invite your guests to welcome cocktails at a vineyard in the valley, or a chill welcome party at a bar on Alvarado Street, your wedding photographer wish list will likely extend across more than one day. If every single moment matters, and it should let’s talk about wedding photography packages.

THAT’S WHAT I WANT

You Chose to Get Married in Carmel Valley for an Unforgettable and Charming Experience

Whether your love story takes us to the beaches in Monterey or the valley of Carmel, as your dedicated wedding photographer, I'm not just there for the 'I do's’. I’m there to capture the authentic moments of your journey, from the anticipation in everyone's eyes at the welcome dinner, the shared laughter and joy during the pre-wedding festivities, the quiet moments of love exchanged between you and your partner, and the heartfelt goodbyes at the farewell dinner. It's an adventure that lasts several days, and every single moment is precious and worth capturing.

Wedding Photography Packages That Capture Everything


Wedding Services

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From your inquiry form to the day of the wedding, find out what hiring me to be your Monterey wedding photographer will look like.

THIS IS MY JAM

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Portfolio

Get a sense of my style and enjoy endless wedding inspiration from a few of my favorite places like Monterey, Carmel, France, and more.

READY TO FEEL INSPIRED?

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The Blog

What I love most about traveling? The moments shared and the lessons learned. The blog is filled with stories and photos of real wedding couples like you, destination wedding travel advice, and so much more.

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 I NEED

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Wedding Photography Check List

What images do you want to be captured on your wedding day? Or you may want to see what the average photographer will always photograph. Here is a free checklist for what is usually documented on a wedding day, 

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WHY I JUMP OUT OF BED IN THE MORNING

Your wedding photos

matter

I want to document every single moment of your wedding day. I know firsthand that sometimes you never know when you’ll want to look back and relive a specific memory. It’s not always the moments you expect to mean the most that do. Your first kiss matters, but so does that sweet first look with your Dad and the toast that made you laugh so hard you cried!

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