The General’s Residence at Fort Mason: A Vintage Wedding Venue in San Francisco

During a stroll through the gardens of the General’s Residence at Fort Mason it quickly became apparent why it’s become a popular San Francisco vintage wedding venue: a gorgeous, historical building, lush green hills, sweeping views of Aquatic Park, Alcatraz, and the far reaches of San Francisco Bay. I’d found half a dozen stunning locations …

Jacqui and Dan in San Rafael: Garden Engagement Session

Jacqui and Dan’s San Rafael garden engagement session took place on a rare, balmy day in January.No bulky hats and jackets required! Jacqui envisioned lush greenery as the setting for their couples’ portraits, and we aim to please. Luckily winter is when things are at their greenest in the San Francisco Bay Area. We chose …

Cameron Stanford House: A Bay Area Vintage Wedding Venue in Oakland

The first time I saw Cameron Stanford House, a popular Oakland vintage wedding venue, I fell in love at first sight. As a San Francisco wedding photographer, this venue remains one of my favorites for so many reasons. I’m a sucker for historic architecture (my home was built in 1907) and Victorian architecture is one …

Kalona & David in San Ramon Great Gatsby Bridges Golf Club Wedding

Kalona and David’s Great Gatsby Bridges Golf Club Wedding on New Year’s Eve gave their guests a night to remember and the perfect way to ring in 2018. The energy that night was just as effervescent as the champagne and the guests brought their A-game, with a sparkling array of black and gold beaded gowns …

How to Capture Group Wedding Photos Quickly and Easily

Group wedding photos are a common pain point for couples. If you’ve been to a wedding where the newlyweds were noticeably absent all through cocktail hour and beyond, chances are the wedding photographer was not experienced in how to capture group wedding photos quickly and easily. This is often a chaotic time of the day …

Why You Need Engagement Photos

As a San Francisco wedding photographer, I often have a conversation with couples about why you need engagement photos. There’s a common scenario when it comes up: one person wants them; the other doesn’t. However, there are several reasons why I not only recommend engagement photos but include them in every one of my wedding …

Certified San Francisco Wedding Photographer for Here Comes The Guide

When I got the word I’d been certified San Francisco wedding photographer for Here Comes The Guide a single feeling came to mind: elation. You know, that fluttery, giddy feeling that takes over when you’re finally able to reach a goal after lots of hard work. In this particular instance, it’s not just because of …