Anthony & Hai’s Surprise Proposal at Carmel Valley Ranch

Anthony wanted just one thing for this proposal to his girlfriend Hai: to make her the happiest girl on the planet. Over the course of several months, and with the help of Kaitlin of Pocketful of Plans, he put together a proposal plan to remember for a lifetime. [ read more … ]

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Kailynn & Nico’s St Helena Engagement Photos at Chappellet Winery

Wine is a huge part of Kailynn & Nico’s lives, so much so that when Nico proposed, he chose to do it at Chappellet Winery, a place they often go together to enjoy fine wines. The two had a quiet space there overlooking Lake Hennessey, an absolutely gorgeous view [ read more … ]

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Rudy & Erin’s Wedding at The Highlands Estate

This wedding has been quite a long time in the making! Rudy and Erin had been planning it for nearly two years (thanks, pandemic!), and their wedding at The Highlands Estate finally came to life last month. Rudy and Erin, along with their fluffy baby Benji and the rest of the gang, celebrated their marriage at the most beautiful venue, with the most colorful autumn scenery in the background. [ read more … ]

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Nate & Katie’s The Highlands Estate Cloverdale Wedding

A few months ago, we met up with Nate & Katie for their engagement photos. It was a pretty cold and overcast day if I recall correctly, quite unlike the warm, sunny Cloverdale weather on their wedding day at The Highlands Estate, but one thing that didn’t change even a tiny bit were their smiles and the way they looked at each other (ok those were two things). We just loved all of the little mini-interactions between Nate and Katie, like the cute little forehead bump they’d sometimes do 🙂 [ read more … ]

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Tegan & Joseph’s Fall Vineyard Engagement Photos at Ruby Hill Winery

I feel like some photo shoots are already over just as we’re barely getting started — and this was definitely one of them. Tegan and Joseph met up with me at the Ruby Hill Winery (aka Casa Real) last week for some fall vineyard engagement photos. The autumn colors in the vineyards are absolutely beautiful this time of year, and the golden hour sunset light falling on T&J was perfect. I had such a great time with this sweet, lighthearted couple that I hardly felt like I was working. [ read more … ]

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