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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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Stevie and Chris | Gamble Gardens Engagement Session

Ahh I’m so excited for you to see Stevie and Chris’ Gamble Garden Engagement Session! It was a dream location, dream couple, and dream shoot! Stevie and Chris were guests at a wedding I photographed several years ago; Greg even took a photo for them during the cocktail hour! But now it’s their turn to […]

Palo Alto Engagement Session

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Memo + Elvy | San Francisco Proposal

Memo contacted me about proposing to his girlfriend during their family photos. Elvy had just landed her dream base with the Army and he wanted to put a ring on it before she left! They are both in the military! We planned a few details, including a location with the Golden Gate Bridge in the […]

San Francisco Proposal

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Bent + Nikkie | Pleasanton Maternity Photos

Who says you can’t create magic during mini sessions? Bent and Nikkie are expecting their sweet baby boy and we had to capture the three of them one more time before he joins us on the outside ๐Ÿ™‚ I photographed Bent and Nikkie’s engagement, Wedding, and pregnancy announcement. It’s been a busy year and a […]

Pleasanton Photographer

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Top Engagement Session Locations

Crissy Beach & Field: Views of the Golden Gate Bridge, sandy beach, and large field. Located inside the Presidio. The Wood Line: Popular San Francisco forest location located inside the Presidio Joaquin Miller: Woodsy park in Oakland with Redwood trees and lots of greenery! Gamble Gardens: this public garden in Palo Alto boasts florals, palm […]

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