Vinit & Rucha’s Pacifica Coastline Sunset Surprise Proposal

Vinit really went the extra mile to make his proposal to Rucha an extra special one. He had run a lot of ideas by me throughout the planning process, but the end result was even better than I was expecting. With the help of some friends, Vinit set up a simple but elegant heptagonal ring arbor with some light floral decor against an ocean sunset backdrop in a private backyard on the Pacifica coastline. (I really liked the uniqueness of the heptagonal shape!) He had even prepared his guitar and a song to serenade Rucha with. [ read more … ]

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Emily & Steve’s Daly City Family Photos at Mussel Rock

We were so excited to meet up with Emily & Steve at Mussel Rock Park for some winter holiday photos. We photographed them at their wedding a couple of years ago, and they’ve since added a dog to their family and moved to a new house just a couple of miles from us in Pacifica. [ read more … ]

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Sophia’s Floral Milk Bath Maternity Photos

I had such a great time with Sophia during her maternity milk bath photo shoot. It was slow-paced (at least compared to the proposals and weddings I’m used to!), relaxing, and really enjoyable — we bonded as mothers between shots, and talked about our birth stories and other… motherly things. [ read more … ]

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Hannah & Bruce’s Shelldance Gardens Wedding Ceremony and Domenico Winery Reception

Bruce and Hannah said their vows and tied the knot a little less than three weeks ago. We have some highlights ready and are so excited to share them! Their day started off in Pacifica, where they had their first look and wedding ceremony at one of my favorite places for a cozy, intimate, and naturally-decorated space, the Shelldance Gardens. [ read more … ]

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Jonathan & Leianne | Pacifica Devil’s Slide Bunker Engagement Photos

Last weekend, I joined Jonathan & Leianne on the cliffs of Pacifica for their Devil’s Slide Bunker engagement photos. It’s a neat spot that you might have seen while driving down the Pacific Coast Highway down towards Half moon Bay, that weird-looking, colorful, weather-worn structure defiantly standing up on a rock jutting into the ocean. Turns out, this spot makes a great place for an engagement session! [ read more … ]

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