Dillon & Amia’s Ritz-Carlton Beach Surprise Proposal

Using his parents’ (real!) anniversary celebration as an excuse, Dillon brought his girlfriend Amia to Half Moon Bay and down onto the Ritz-Carlton beach for a short walk, and ultimately, a surprise proposal. [ read more … ]

See full story & gallery

Aaron & Florida’s Marshalls Beach “Marry Me” Sign Proposal

We recently had the privilege of capturing a truly unforgettable moment. Several months ago, Aaron sought our help in choosing a picturesque location to propose to his girlfriend Florida, and of the many great spots in San Francisco, he ended up choosing Marshalls Beach — beautiful, scenic, and secluded. Last week, the plan went into action! [ read more … ]

See full story & gallery

William & Adel’s Romantic Baker Beach Sunset Surprise Proposal

William had a very specific vision in his mind for how he and Adel would get engaged: a romantic Baker Beach sunset surprise proposal, flanked on three sides by long-stemmed white roses arranged in an open square, with candles aflame on the ground around them. [ read more … ]

See full story & gallery

Alexis & Spencer’s Palace of Fine Arts + Scenic Beach Engagement Photos

Alexis and Spencer recently moved to the Bay Area, and I had the most wonderful engagement session here with them last week! Despite never having been to the Palace of Fine Arts in person, they fell in love with the architecture, and that’s where we started our shoot. [ read more … ]

See full story & gallery

Trent & Jeryn’s Baker Beach Surprise Proposal with Cute Puppy

Proposals (and photo shoots in general) with dogs have always been super exciting and fun for me. And I think Cooper, the cute pup you’ll see below, felt the same way! As soon as he walked onto the beach, it was like he had found freedom, and he ran around enjoying the expansive stretch of sand at Baker Beach. Trent, for his part, had been planning this surprise for months — not just the proposal moment itself, but also memorable events for the rest of the day — and his girlfriend Jeryn and their dog Cooper were unknowingly along for an amazing ride. [ read more … ]

See full story & gallery