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Samantha and Kyle | Livermore & Hayward Wedding

“Sam, I’d say welcome to the family…but you’ve already been a part of our family for so long.” The week of their tenth dating anniversary, Samantha and Kyle celebrated their wedding despite some pandemic challenges thrown their way! Last minute venue changes, vendor cancellations, and ever-changing government regulations kept them on their toes…but if I […]

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Pleasanton Family Session | the K Family

Who says you can’t get a lot of beautiful photos from a mini session?! The girls like fairies, so we played up the fairy garden-esqe feel to this location! The light was gorgeous and magical! If you have girls and have thought about matching dresses for photos, this may convince you ๐Ÿ˜‰

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Baby E | San Leandro Newborn Session

…And then there were four <3 Enjoy some highlights from baby girl number 4’s newborn photos!! This family is full of special girls (and their rockstar #girldad!) And it’s truly my honor to be able to capture them. Enjoy some highlights from their in-home newborn session ๐Ÿ™‚

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Luwissa and Marvin | Half Moon Bay Engagement

After weeks of smoke, fresh air emerged for an engagement session with Luwissa and Marvin! We started shooting in some coastal Redwoods and finished at the beach. Could there have been a more California engagement session? (Complete with fog at the beach!) Enjoy some highlights from their engagement session!

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Non-Airbnb Venues for Intimate Weddings in the Bay Area

If your big wedding plans were postponed and you looked at Airbnb as a “plan b” to host your intimate ceremony, you may have been disappointed when they made this announcement: Airbnb announced a ban on all parties and gatherings across the board. However, there are still plenty of venue options in the Bay Area […]

Bay Area Covid Wedding

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