Easy Wedding First Dance Choreography From a Wedding Dance Pro

The wedding first dance is the part of the wedding reception that makes couples nervous, but easy wedding first dance choreography from a wedding dance pro takes that experience from frightening to fun (and dare I say fantastic)! If you and your partner are anxious about your first dance then working with a wedding choreographer …

How to Get Memorable Wedding Photos

Everyone wants to have memorable wedding photographs AND a memorable wedding; the good news is it’s not as hard as you think. Many couples feel the pressure to put together the perfect day, with color-coordinated attire, linens, cocktails, and socks, but the truth is that none of these things really matter. What does matter is …

How To Get the Best Wedding Cocktail Hour Photos

The recipe for the best wedding cocktail hour photos. Food, drinks, music, and all your favorite people- it doesn’t get better than wedding cocktail hour–but there are a few must-haves if you want to have the best wedding cocktail hour photos. As a San Francisco wedding photographer, I’ve noticed that there are some key elements that …

Indian Wedding in Sonoma: Raj and Danielle

I got my first taste of the magnificence of Indian weddings when I visited India in 2010, so I was ecstatic about photographing the Sangeet for Raj and Danielle’s Indian wedding in Sonoma. Family and friends were traveling from India and around the world to attend the event and enjoy a full weekend together in …

Berkeley City Club: Vintage Wedding Venue, Berkeley, CA

Designed by famed architect Julia Morgan, who also designed Hearst Castle for William Randolph Hearst, the Berkeley City Club. a vintage wedding venue in Berkeley, CA, is one of Berkeley’s best-kept secrets. In fact, Berkeley City Club is also known as the “Little Castle” since Miss Morgan was also building the Hearst Castle and many of …

Best Wedding Champagne: Gloria Ferrer, Sonoma, CA

Champagne and weddings go hand in hand, so if you are looking for the best wedding champagne–one that tickles your nose in all the right places without the painfully hefty price tag–look no further than Gloria Ferrer. Both the Sonoma Brut and the Blanc de Noirs are every bit as rich in taste as what …

Greenhouse Wedding in Sonoma, Ca

N + B’s greenhouse wedding in Sonoma, Ca was elegant with hints of country chic, a perfect example of how to transform a simple greenhouse into a stunning reception, and all the more impressive since the bride and her friends designed and produced the event themselves. From the moment I drove through the front gates, …