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2. Montalvo Arts Center – Based in Saratoga, Montalvo Arts Center is a non-profit center for the arts. The landscape and architecture is what sets this venue apart. The Spanish Mediterranean Revival mansion is set facing a great lawn. From there you have your pick of a Spanish courtyard, oval garden, or a love temple […]
Wedding planning can be a roller coaster ride, from choosing the perfect venue and meal selection to creating the guest list and ensuring everything is picture-perfect. Wedding photography is one of the essential elements of making your big day memorable. As tempting as it may be to have a friend or loved one capture those […]
I’ve been a fan of Basic Invite since 2018 and they’ve been my go-to for years – let me tell you why.
Lush grapevines, dreamy sunsets, and gorgeous grounds – all hallmarks of a stunning venue in Napa. Carneros Resort and Spa is in a picturesque countryside this is relaxed and luxurious for a top choice intimate wedding venue in California. The day started in the cozy private cottages with tons of natural light and a private […]
When working in the wedding industry, you meet a lot of people. From clients to vendors and media, the relationships formed are crucial to building a strong foundation for your business. How do you stand out against the rest? The Secret When it comes to building relationships, nothing stands out more in the digital age […]
Villa Montalvo is a Bay Area favorite when it comes to elegant outdoor venues. This intimate wedding story was inspired by delicate French inspired details. From powder blues to soft pinks, the colors remind me of Sofia Coppola’s Marie Antoinette movie aesthetic. The bride’s first look is a flowy Monique Lhuillier gown with pink florals […]
When it comes to capturing weddings, the details come together to set the stage for your special day. Below are my recommendations on what to bring to create the best shots : ACCESSORIES: For the Bride – There are so many little details to consider so having all of these items in a designated corner […]
Step into an idyllic oasis of peaceful grounds and modern art. MacArthur Place Hotel and Spa is an award winning luxury destination in Sonoma, California. This wine country retreat was founded over a century ago as a vineyard and working ranch. The 5 acre property has lush surroundings and elevated dining experiences. The handsome couple […]
Pre-Wedding Shoots are hot, hot, hot. This session was no different in over 90 degree weather. My lovely couple will be celebrating their wedding later this year so we decided to come to another beautiful location in the bay area to capture some romantic portraits for their love story. Pre-Wedding shoots are an upscale version […]
Although captured in July 2021, we still can’t get over how beautiful this day was despite the overcast weather. Unlike most people, I love a foggy day because it lends a serene and even light over the day. Romina and Daniel celebrated the day with a classic tux and vintage ballgown with a romantic cascading […]