Kirsten & Matt’s Palace of Fine Arts Elopement

Kirsten and Matt had always wanted a small wedding, and after nearly a year of planning and waiting, their Palace of Fine Arts elopement day finally arrived! [ read more … ]

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Nasim & Justin’s Thornton State Beach Elopement Portraits

The pandemic doesn’t stop love; it merely changes the way we celebrate it. Nasim and Justin had a private civil ceremony last week with their family in attendance over Zoom, and the next morning, the three of us went out for some elopement portraits. We started at San Francisco City Hall [ read more … ]

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John & Kim’s Foster City Backyard Wedding

As 2020 draws to a close, I’m ever more grateful for all the couples who continue to trust me to capture their most important memories. John & Kim originally were planning on a larger wedding, but in the end chose to have a little backyard wedding at their home in Foster City. It was a really lovely and intimate wedding [ read more … ]

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Anne & Steve’s Pillar Point Harbor Wedding Ceremony on Kayaks

Anne & Steve had their first official date right here on this very harbor, and they wanted to memorialize that in their wedding day. Although the ongoing pandemic kept them from hosting the full wedding reception they had envisioned with all of their guests, they still had the beautiful small wedding ceremony on kayaks exactly as they had originally wanted, on the water in Half Moon Bay’s Pillar Point Harbor, with their friend Penni performing the ceremony. [ read more … ]

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Emily & Josh’s San Francisco City Hall Ceremony and Sunset Portraits

I got to first meet Emily and Josh just two days before their San Francisco City Hall ceremony, at Emily’s best friend’s wedding where she was a bridesmaid. (And of course they returned the favor — you can see Jess & Jason in some of these ceremony photos!) They’re a cute couple with lots of love for each other and for those around them, and you can see that the atmosphere during their ceremony was appropriately lighthearted and fun. [ read more … ]

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