A Styish Victorian Gardens Wedding at Mallo Pass Farms

Jessica and George’s Wedding at the Victorian Gardens at Mallo Pass Farms in Mendocino Jessica and George’s wedding at the Victorian Gardens in between Point Arena and the town of Mendocino was a delightful affair. This has been the summer of Mendocino weddings for me, and I was happy to be back. The coastal views … Read more

San Francisco City Hall Weddings Are Back

San Francisco City Hall weddings are back. They have been back for a little bit now, but Tiffany and Phil’s wedding at City Hall was the first one for me in over a year. Things have changed there a bit. Fewer people are getting married and walking around City Hall these days. It doesn’t feel … Read more

Campout Wedding Festival at Oz Farm in Point Arena

Welcome to Cassie and Brandon’s game-filled campout wedding weekend festival at Oz Farm. They dubbed it Burrkinstock and called it “part wedding, part music festival, part campout.” I shot another super fun wedding at Oz Farm the previous weekend and I was stoked to be back for a new adventure. One of the great things … Read more

A Magical Weekend Wedding at the Oz Farm in Mendocino

A Mendocino Wedding If you are dreaming of a weekend wedding in Mendocino in the redwoods at a magical farm with a big barn where you can dance all night and soak in a wood-fired hot tub as you watch the sunrise, then read on. Oz Farm is located just outside of the town of … Read more

How to Have an Awesome Marin County Pop-Up Wedding on Mount Tam with A Food Truck Picnic at China Camp

A Mount Tam Wedding When I first spoke with Malala about her plans for her 15 person wedding on Mount Tam, there was a lot of planning still to be done. She had a date and general location for the wedding. She was originally thinking about doing the ceremony at Trojan Point on Mount Tamalpais. … Read more

Trivia, Dancing, and Unmasked Revelry at the Barn at River House in Ben Lomond

Trivia, dancing, and unmasked revelry ruled the day at Kinsey and Memo’s cool barn wedding. Surrounded by friends and family, they got married at the Barn at River House in Ben Lomond. Dogwoods were blooming everywhere around this beautiful property. After a year of postponed events, and cautious gatherings, it was nice to be surrounded … Read more

Stylish Lovers’ Sweet Little Carmel, CA Elopement

Nina’s family has been in the East Bay for generations. Andrew is from the Czech Republic. When the pandemic hit, they moved into a sweet house in Carmel. It seems to be a fairly ideal situation as they were both able to work from home. They take morning walks at the ocean with their dog … Read more

Beautiful Multicultural Cavallo Point Wedding Celebration

Genine and Chike’s beautiful Cavallo Point wedding celebrated their community, family, and multicultural backgrounds. Their wedding day started with getting ready at private homes in San Francisco. Once everyone was ready, we progressed to the Star of the Sea Catholic Church in the Richmond District of San Francisco for the ceremony. After the ceremony, we … Read more

100 Images from 2020

2020 started off looking like it was going to be a great year for weddings. I had a bunch of fun weddings booked with couples who were planning unique celebrations. There would be so much great food, laughter, great stories, hugs, joy, and smiles shared with friends and family… 2020 was going to be rad. … Read more

How to Plan an Excellent Backyard Pandemic Era Wedding

You are wondering the best way to plan an excellent pandemic era wedding. This is not something you would have had to consider in your planning process just a year ago. Things change. We are living in increasingly uncertain times. If the last year has taught us anything (and I hope it has), it has … Read more